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  • Blogs

    March 17, 2013

    Ten Raver Tips on How to Dress for Ultra 2013

    They danced. They rolled. They yelled: Glitter! Yes, these are ten talkative fashionistas of Ultra Music Festival 2013. Certainly, there were some better dressed, and others more sensibly garbed. But the following folks found during night one of 2013's three-day shit fest -- they were the ones who ... More >>

  • Film

    January 31, 2013
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    September 20, 2012
  • Blogs

    September 18, 2012

    Ten Movie Moments That Were Made By The Music

    Last week saw the limited release of Paul Thomas Anderson's The Master, and the director is currently receiving the type of media love reserved for those who rarely misstep and whose work is hailed as classic the moment it's released. What's always interested me about Anderson is his ability to perf ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 29, 2011

    The 10 Best Music Videos Featuring Puppets

    ​On Saturday, the world celebrated the birthday of the late master of puppets and all-around creative genius Jim Henson. Henson modernized the age-old art of puppetry by using foam rubber to coat the puppets' limbs. Previously, most TV puppets were made of carved wood. But Henson believed that fo ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 12, 2011

    Whitt's End: 8.12.11

    ​Whether you've reached the end of your rope or merely the end of your week, welcome to Whitt's End: *Just stop it with the calls for Stephen McGee to get more playing time, or even be elevated to No. 2. Watch the game. He's horrible. He can overcome sloppy footwork, inaccuracy and a lack ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 25, 2011

    Listomania: Four Dance Videos That May Have Inspired Thom Yorke's "Lotus Flower" Moves

    Last week, without a great deal of forewarning, Radiohead surprised fans by releasing their latest album, King of Limbs, only five days after announcing its impending release. And although it hasn't been out all that long, it is already being hailed as perhaps the band's "most challenging" album yet ... More >>

  • News

    February 3, 2011

    A Field Guide to Dallas Wildlife

    For Fans Who Want to Belly Up to the Bars and Those Who Inhabit Them

  • Blogs

    August 13, 2010

    DC9er Mixtape, Vol. 22: DJ INDO

    ​DJ INDO, born Ricky Roe, grew up with music as an integral part of his life, and it was his love for music, alongside inspiration from his father and brother, that led him to DJ. When he first got started, nearly four years ago, DJ INDO explored a wide variety of sounds: "I would try spinning all ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 27, 2010

    35 Songs Hollywood Needs To Stop Using

    "Somebody Once Told Me The World..." SHUT UP​Dear Hollywood, We know it's hard to cut trailers, and you want to the maximum possible appeal. It's understandable, and we all know the game. Unfortunately, you've recently achieved critical mass on one subject: overused, hackneyed trailer songs. Some ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 21, 2010

    Top 100 Most Annoying Summer Songs

    Shut up, Jimmy Buffett.​You know what really gives us the summertime blues? "Summertime Blues," not to mention other maddening summer hits like "All I Wanna Do," "Margaritaville" or the shotgun-in-mouth-inducing "Hot Hot Hot." It's bad enough global warming is cooking the planet like a plastic cu ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 16, 2010

    David Byrne Collaborates With St. Vincent And Totally Blogs About It, OMG

    ​ About a month ago, we all stumbled across a clip of Dallas native St. Vincent (nee Annie Clark, duh) and one David Byrne performing together at The Allen Room in New York City. At that show, the two performed a song called "Breathing"--which, turns out, was just the tease of a collaboration that ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 2, 2009

    The 10 Musical Acts I'd See If I Was on Death Row

    Basia - Because it is, after all, MY list.​Last Thursday I saw a band called MuteMath at The Palladium. Very decent, but in the big picture not quite funky enough or not nearly hard enough for my musical lusting. While there I was thinking - ya know, like you do - whether I'd like ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 19, 2009

    What It Was Like: Pete Tong, Late of the Pier, Peter Bjorn & John, Angus & Julia Stone, School of Seven Bells, Zee Avi

    Pete Freedman School of Seven Bells' Benjamin Curtis at Buffalo Billiards.The first night of SXSW saw four pretty major draws around town--Echo and the Bunnymen at Emo's; The Decembrists at Stubbs; St. Vincent, Department of Eagles and M. Ward at the Central Presbyterian Church; Peter Bjorn & ... More >>

  • Music

    December 11, 2008

    The Crystal Method

    Saturday, December 13, at the Lizard Lounge

  • News

    February 1, 2007

    Frozen Assets

    Once the darlings of Dallas, the Stars and their sport are mired in obscurity

  • News

    May 5, 2005

    2005 Dallas Observer Music Awards

    Case Solved: Killer musicians captured, thanks to your tips

  • Music

    October 7, 2004

    Fatboy Slim

    Palookaville (Astralwerks)

  • Music

    May 22, 2003


    Think Tank (EMI)

  • Music

    May 1, 2003

    Pig Chattin'

    Stephen Malkmus on his new album, Fatboy Slim and the Jicks

  • Film

    March 20, 2003

    Missing His Cue

    Would-be auteur Mars Callahan stumbles on a Rocky road

  • Music

    November 21, 2002

    FC Kahuna

    Machine Says Yes (Nettwerk America)

  • Culture

    May 23, 2002

    The Prince

    At long last, the Godfather's son makes his first film, and it was not easy

  • Music

    April 4, 2002

    Rave On

    Electronic acts make a good showing around town

  • Music

    July 19, 2001

    Timo Ellis

    The Enchanted Forest of Timo Ellis (Records and Tapes)

  • Music

    July 12, 2001

    Various Artists

    Off-Centre: A Riot on Old Street (BBE), Beats & Pieces Volume Two (BBE), Funk Rock (BBE)

  • Music

    February 15, 2001


    (Epic Records)

  • Music

    December 28, 2000

    Just Beautiful

    A year so good, not even Sleater-Kinney makes the Top 10

  • Music

    November 23, 2000

    Fatboy Slim

    Halfway Between the Gutter and the Stars (Astralwerks)

  • Music

    October 12, 2000

    Shut Up, Jeremy!

    Two rock critics tackle all 25 live Pearl Jam albums, and for what? Nothing, man

  • Music

    July 20, 2000

    Out There

    Merritt badge

  • News

    July 13, 2000


    Man for Marrs... And woman; Smooth-running machine ;They're not so petty; At least he laughed; Stirring the crock

  • Music

    May 25, 2000

    Better's not better

    A new electronic-music documentary clears the dance floor

  • Film

    May 11, 2000

    Green light

    Human Traffic is the rave movie that Doug Liman's Go should have been

  • News

    November 4, 1999

    Being Spike Jonze

    The acclaimed rock-video director has made one of the year's oddest, funniest films. So why is he scared of his own shadow?

  • Music

    October 14, 1999

    You Beta, you bet

    The elusive Beta Band turns cuckoo clocks and laser gunshots into definition-dodging sounds that -- somehow -- make perfect sense

  • Music

    September 23, 1999

    Under control

    The Chemical Brothers' beats may be rockin' fewer blocks, but they won't Surrender

  • Music

    August 19, 1999

    Clearing samples

    Moby returns to electronic music, and he's ready to Play

  • Culture

    June 3, 1999

    Well-cut gem

    Doug Aitken collapses the boundaries between art, film, and storytelling in his Diamond Sea, and without thinking about it too much

  • Music

    April 1, 1999
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    December 31, 1998
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    December 24, 1998
  • Music

    December 24, 1998

    Listen up

    1998 was not a very good year, but it's still worth the bother

  • News

    November 12, 1998

    Beat down

    Dallas' hip-hop scene is more vital than ever, but you'd never know it: no clubs, no radio, no major-label deals. But the musicians, some of this city's best, refuse to give up.

  • Music

    October 15, 1998
  • Music

    October 1, 1998

    Steady breakin'

    Jeff K and Kelly Reverb put the needle on the record and dance, dance, dance

  • Music

    August 6, 1998

    Back in the game

    At 38, Public Enemy's Chuck D goes 'where no age has gone before'