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    October 17, 2013
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    July 12, 2013

    Talking Heads Tribute Concert Could Lead to Much Bigger Things

    Ryan Thomas Becker was David Byrne. At least for a few days he was. Seems Becker was fronting a Talking Heads tribute band this past weekend at the Kessler, part of a three city mini-tour he and the rest of the ensemble had undertaken. "About a year and a half ago, I was contacted by a percussioni ... More >>

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    January 3, 2013
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    November 8, 2012
  • Film

    August 16, 2012
  • Blogs

    August 9, 2012

    Warren Jackson Hearne Waits For God To Strike Him Down

    Around one in the afternoon on a Thursday in July, young ladies and gentlemen walk into Dan's Silverleaf dressed elegantly in black suits and formal dresses. All of the windows and doors are covered by dark blankets and sheets. Avoiding the dancers, Warren Jackson Hearne walks into the bar fresh fr ... More >>

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    May 10, 2012
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    March 24, 2011
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    January 20, 2011
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    December 14, 2009

    Slim Shady, the Latest Romosexual

    One minute he's making fun of you; the next, it's a bona fide bromance. But one question: Was that Eminem talking to Tony Romo before yesterday's loss to the Chargers or Princess Leia? What up the headphones, Marshall?

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    September 24, 2009
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    July 16, 2009
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    July 8, 2009

    Cheap-o Vino

    Interest you in a stack of wine?Summertime wine buying often leads to an irksome game tug-of-war between your mind and your wallet. You love your friends (well, most of them anyway; at least you want to be nice in hopes you'll get something out of them someday), and you don't want to serve them sw ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 25, 2009

    SXSW Dispatches: Telegraph Canyon Shares All The Good News From Its First SXSW Trip

    [Last week, we asked a few bands to check in with us from time to time over the course of the week to tell us about their SXSW experiences. Now, with the fest over, those diatribes are starting to show. Here's Telegraph Canyon frontman Chris Johnson's SXSW diary, for your reading pleasure...] Hal S ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 13, 2008

    Jon Stewart Gets a Good Energy From T. Boone Pickens

    As promised, the Dallas billionaire was on The Daily Show last night promoting his book and his plan. About halfway through the interview concerning Pickens' desire to get America's trucks running on natural gas sooner than later, Jon Stewart fell in love. And a May-December bromance begins. --Rober ... More >>

  • Calendar

    November 6, 2008

    Get Your Rocks On

    Simmons hosts D.E.F. fundraiser

  • Calendar

    June 12, 2008

    From Fab to Drab

    Go Bird-watching at Borders

  • Music

    May 1, 2008
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    August 9, 2007

    Bitter Drink

    Who needs friends when there's Vodka and Kisses?

  • Calendar

    June 21, 2007

    That's Bullshot!

    RTC's detective tackles a villainous duo

  • Blogs

    May 14, 2007

    Sea Otter on the Loose!

    The missus just called from the Dallas World Aquarium, where officials have just closed off part of the Orinoco -- because a sea otter's gotten loose! Yup, seems Muneca jumped the fence on the backside of his (her?) tank and is running through the open public area, and actually put its hands on a ki ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 9, 2007

    Gay Friendly Denton?

    On Monday, a case goes to trial in Denton County that might answer a question brought up last year: Can a crime against a homosexual be successfully prosecuted there? The case involves Christopher McKee, a mental health caseworker who, on December 3, 2005, was badly beaten outside a Denton club b ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 9, 2007

    The Hotel St. Germain, Some Prison

    We've had a few Friends of Unfair Park inquire about the filming today in front of the Hotel St. Germain on Maple Avenue. Seems traffic's being redirected in the area because of it. Well, if you guessed, "Prison Break," you would be right, according to our good friends at the Dallas Film Commission, ... More >>

  • Music

    July 27, 2006


    Brent Best and his longtime friends in the Drams don't have a bone to pick

  • Blogs

    May 18, 2006

    MADI...But Hurt, Really

    Volf Roitman, the artist whose work is at the center of the federal lawsuit involving the MADI Museum and the Kilgore & Kilgore law firm about which we've been writing, sent an e-mail today detailing the birth, and possible death, of his creation in Uptown. In his missive, the Argentine-born, Florid ... More >>

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    May 18, 2006
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    March 20, 2006

    In Bill We Trust?

    So, where was he? Bill Parcells, so we're told, is the only guy on the planet capable of handling Terrell Owens. The infallible Tuna is the main reason the Cowboys think their T.O. experiment will work when 31 other teams are convinced it won't. But on Saturday, at Owens' introductory press conferen ... More >>

  • Culture

    February 16, 2006

    Ankh Around the Clock

    At Uptown Players, Elton John's Aida does the crocodile rock on the Nile

  • Best of Dallas

    October 14, 2004

    Best Dog Food Selection

    Canine Commissary

  • Music

    November 27, 2003
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    June 26, 2003


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