Daniel Markham

  • Blogs

    November 5, 2014

    Daniel Markham Gets All Shook Up on Pretty Bitchin'

    Daniel Markham is in the midst of a pretty serious addiction. Now 33 years old, the Denton-based singer-songwriter has managed to live an exceptionally lengthy time without tumbling into the otherworldliness of one of the most popular escapes of the past three quarters of a century. The drug he can' ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 31, 2014

    The Best Concerts in Dallas This Weekend, 10/31-11/02

    It's Halloween weekend, which is most likely your favorite time of the year to party if you're under 30. If you're over 30, relax, New Year's Eve isn't too far off. For now, there's just a bunch of shows you should check out this weekend, Halloween-themed and otherwise. Slipknot and Korn take their ... More >>

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    March 14, 2014

    The 8 Best Concerts in Dallas This Weekend, March 14-16

    SXSW music weekend is here! If you haven't already packed a bag and headed for Austin yet, or if you don't plan to at all, don't fret. Since 35 Denton is on hiatus, lots of bands are stopping through Dallas and Fort Worth on their way out of the massive week-long music festival three hours south of ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 23, 2014

    Meet Mollie Reyes, Former Hailey's Talent Buyer and School of Rock Mansfield's New "Principal"

    School of Rock's Mollie Reyes is quite the character. She's animated, never taking life too seriously, but she's in a new position for the school that can be easily filed under high-pressure: one that wedges her in between the parents of suburbia and the youngsters of the metroplex who are dying to ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 14, 2014

    Post-Apocalyptic Musical On The Eve Will Feature Accompanying Music by DFW Bands

    The rock musical On the Eve debuted last year to so much acclaim you could barely get seats at its Magnolia Lounge run. The musical is back, with shows at Theatre 3 from January 16 to February 9. It's the story of...well, it's complicated. But we love it -- here's an excerpt from Elaine Liner's revi ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 6, 2014

    The Best Record Store in Denton You Haven't Been To

    When you walk into Books & More in north Denton, everything about the tiny-looking used-media shop comes as a surprise. "When I first went there, they had a bunch of comic books, I was a kid, and the lady there let me work there," says Charles Wright, 22, a customer of Books & More for the last nin ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 21, 2013

    The 18 Most Interesting Things You Might Have Missed at Index Fest

    Run The Jewels' stage banter Together, Killer Mike and El-P have put out one of the best albums of 2013, so it was surprising to see them in such an early time slot on Friday. The 6 p.m. crowd was noticeably thin, of course, but it made Dallas' first time seeing Run The Jewels material live an intim ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 14, 2013

    Daniel Markham, One of DFW's Best Songwriters, Has Found a Way to Pay His Bills with Music, For Now

    Daniel Markham, with his shoulder length, straight brown hair and soft-spoken demeanor, is one of those rare breeds of cat who is both incredibly talented at his chosen craft of songwriting and sharply handsome, and were I a little farther toward the middle on the Kinsey scale, I'm sure I'd have a s ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 20, 2013

    Ten Must-See Concerts in DFW This Week: June 20-26

    I'm not gonna lie, you guys, Robert Plant is one of my longtime idols, so anything below the blurb that Gavin Cleaver wrote below about him and his new band, The Sensational Space Shifters, is purely filler (KIDDING!). The important thing here is that Robert Plant is legend. He is coming to town. An ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 7, 2013

    Denton's All Stars Pay Tribute to Jason Molina: Preview

    The passing of Jason Molina in March was met with much sadness amongst the musician community of Texas -- Molina had a wide influence on many in the state. Now a group of Texas based artist have teamed with curator Randy Reynolds to create Lone Star Horizons: A Texas Tribute to Jason Molina. See a ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 11, 2013

    The Eleven Must-See Concerts in DFW This Week: April 11-17

    We've got some good ones for ya this week--a nice, healthy blend of genres and artists, ranging from gigantic pop stars to local unknowns; Young DJs to old classic rock legends. This week in April, Dallas is yours for the taking. See also: -The 100 Best Texas Songs: The Complete List -The Ten Most ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 28, 2013

    The Nine Must-See Concerts in DFW This Week: March 28 to April 3

    Editor: Welcome to our weekly rundown of our nine favorite shows, all of which are better than this new Lil' Wayne album. It's terrible, guys. If you're looking for loud, head to Dada for The Casualties and awesome friends. If you're looking for something a little more multi-generational on this E ... More >>

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    March 26, 2013

    This Week's Best Concert Posters: a Big Folkin Festival in Deep Ellum

    Talented artists are spreading their works of art all across the great city of Dallas through magnificent music flyers. Each week we'll spotlight our favorite poster picks for upcoming shows in the Metroplex. Deep Ellum will be hosting it's second annual Big Folkin' Festival at The Prophet Bar this ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 10, 2013

    13 Things That Make for the Perfect House Show

    The other day I told you about all of the super cool unofficial house shows and day parties that this 35 Denton has to offer. Turns out they don't disappoint. Or, at least the one all-day house show at 1401 Bolivar St. yesterday didn't. It had all of the correct elements for a perfect Denton house s ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 10, 2013

    The Best of 35 Denton Night Three: Thunder and Other Noises

    There is no physical way you could carry or wear enough clothing to properly prepare for Texas weather. I thought at the beginning of the day that a sweater might have been overkill. About two hours later I felt distinctly underprepared. Actually, given that it was too much in warm weather and soake ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 6, 2013

    The 14 Best Unofficial 35 Denton Shows

    If for some reason you find yourself in Denton this weekend sans the shiny wristband required for entry into 35 Denton, the town's four-day, walkable music festival, don't fret! There's still plenty of cool shit to do and excellent music to see that costs absolutely nothing. Below is a list of the b ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 25, 2013

    The Six Best Concerts In Dallas This Week, February 25-28

    Tame Impala Wednesday, February 27, at Granada Theater, $22/$24 There is no edge to the earth, but if there were, Perth, Australia, would probably be in spitting distance of it. So it's unexpected for a band to overcome such geographic remoteness to find a place on the world stage. Tame Impala have ... More >>

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    February 18, 2013

    The Five Best Concerts In Dallas This Week, February 18-21

    Ra Ra Riot, Pacific Air Tuesday, February 19, at The Kessler Theater, $18-$25 Since Ra Ra Riot popped up on the radar in 2006, they've entertained crowds large and small with their poppy, instrumental sets. The group's third effort, Beta Love, just dropped last month, but because cellist Alexandra L ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 7, 2013

    The Five Best Concerts In Dallas This Week, January 7-10

    The Growlers, The Vacant Lots Thursday, January 10, at Dada, $13/$15 Since 2006, Orange County has claimed a band of revved-up boys looking to start a fire, although more often than not they stick to creating the experimental surf sounds that mimic California's beachy landscape and add a twist of dr ... More >>

  • Music

    January 3, 2013

    Telegraph Canyon, Glossary

    Wednesday, January 9, at Dan's Silverleaf, Denton

  • Blogs

    September 27, 2012

    Five Denton Bands You Should Get To Know

    Fall in Denton is a breeding ground for music.The town receives its annual boatload of fresh faces dropped at its doorstep, from college freshman to young couples laying roots. I've sifted through the crap to bring you a list of five new Denton bands you should know. Daniel Markham A recent Lubbo ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 4, 2012

    Santigold, Sucre, ZZ Top and More Show Announcements

    It's been nearly a four-year wait on the new Santigold album, Master of My Make-Believe, which is set to drop on May 1 via Downtown Records. On the new album, Santigold's impressive blend of hip-hop and dance music has been bolstered by production from Diplo, Dave Sitek of TV On the Radio and Nick Z ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 19, 2010

    Show Announcements: Christina Aguilera, Sundress, Maxwell, Here We Go Magic, Pleasant Grove, Blues Traveler, and Creed

    Frank MicelottaChristina Aguilera‚ÄčAs Lady Gaga proceeds to hog the female pop-star spotlight, our Britneys and our Jessicas are slowly fading into the background--but not without a fight. Christina Aguilera recently teamed up with electroclashers Le Tigre for the track "I Hate Boys" on her new rec ... More >>

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    June 5, 2008