• Blogs

    September 21, 2012

    DC9er Mixtape, Vol. 46: DJ Israel

    Israel Marcano started spinning in the mid '80s, and had his first professional gig in 1989. "I remember my hands shook as I cued up my records but I was totally ready to make people dance," he recalls. "Once I saw people getting into it and having a good time, I started to relax and didn't feel so ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 25, 2011

    Explosions In The Sky at AT&T Performing Arts Center and a Ton of Show Announcements

    Explosions In The Sky​From the looks of things, the AT&T Performing Arts Center is trying its hand at rock and roll. On Friday, September 16, Explosions In The Sky will perform the venue's first ever ticketed rock show at the adjacent Annette Strauss Square, an outdoor grassy plaza with about ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 11, 2011

    DC9er Mixtape, Vol. 37: Hulon Pate

    ​Hulon Pate has a lot of love for house and techno tunes -- so much, in fact, that he spends most of his time on the look out for the next hot thing to drop at Absinthe Lounge, where he currently has a residency, Deep After Dark. Pate's has been DJing for nearly 20 years now, and considers himself ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 4, 2011

    DC9er Mixtape, Vol. 36: DJ NVS

    ​DJ NVS got his start spinning records 15 years ago. "I have always been around music, and had a few friends that were already DJing," he says. "One day, I said to myself, 'Hey, I can do that!'" So, he did. And now the California native has made a name for himself as a DJ in the metroplex. For ins ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 22, 2010

    Show Announcements: Sorta Reunion, Bitter End, Fair To Midland, Ray Wylie Hubbard, Sarah Jaffe, Murder By Death, Ozomatli, Sevendust, Jeff Beck, Yanni and More.

    Sorta​It's no secret that the folks over at AllGood Cafe have always loved the band Sorta, the now-defunct Dallas supergroup that called it quits shortly after the untimely and shocking death of Dallas music legend Carter Albrecht. Since that breakup, the band's members haven't disappeared from th ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 16, 2010

    DC9er Mixtape, Vol. 18: Genova

    ​Growing up, James Genova spent hours watching DJs spin at parties and clubs. He was just interested in the mechanics of playing music, and, soon after, he became determined to figure it out for himself. At the tender age of 16, James Genova (who DJs under his last name) took it upon himself to ge ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 11, 2009

    Year in Review: Sampling the Best DJ and Dance Music of 2009

    The past year brought the worst economy since the malaise of the 1970s, and like that era, it also saw dance music sweep the nation. Lady Gaga, the Black Eyed Peas, Beyoncé and Sean "P. Diddy" Combs all dabbled in the sound. Even Michael Jackson was said to be working on a dance album with the Peas ... More >>

  • News

    May 21, 2009
  • Calendar

    August 28, 2008

    Sailin' For Supper

    Take a dinner cruise on Lake Ray Hubbard

  • Dining

    August 9, 2007

    From Fino to Flan

    The sherry, baby, will make you come out tonight to Café Madrid

  • Calendar

    July 14, 2005
  • Film

    May 12, 2005

    Deaf, Not Dumb

    Pete Tong's a mockumentary that will make your heart dance

  • Music

    February 17, 2005

    Not So Ordinary World

    Duran Duran guitarist Andy Taylor on the reunion of everyone's favorite '80s pretty boys

  • Music

    January 8, 2004

    Look No Further

    In 2003, the best was hard to find but easy to hear

  • Music

    September 11, 2003

    Texas Decks

    D:Fuse helps put Austin's dance scene on the map

  • Music

    February 6, 2003

    Ted Leo/Pharmacists

    Hearts of Oak (Lookout)

  • Music

    November 28, 2002

    DJ Rap

    Paul Oakenfold contemplates the needle and the damage done

  • Music

    September 19, 2002

    Come on Irene

    What the excitable DJ Irene Gutierrez lacks in finesse she makes up for in balls

  • Music

    August 22, 2002

    Blood Work

    Coldplay's success hasn't gone to Chris Martin's Head

  • Film

    May 16, 2002

    Hugh Fidelity

    Grant grows from a badly drawn Boy to a man in charming fashion

  • Music

    October 5, 2000

    Trance Syndicate

    Paul Oakenfold doesn't want to conquer America anymore. He just wants to make people dance.

  • Music

    May 11, 2000

    Ice ice babies

    Iceland expatriates Gus Gus are Reykjavik's answer to the Wu-Tang Clan...and KISS

  • Music

    September 23, 1999

    Out Here

    Little Jack Melody and His Young Turks

  • Film

    January 28, 1999

    How Strange Fruit got its groove back

    For those who are about to rock, Still Crazy salutes you

  • Music

    January 7, 1999

    Read? What am that?

    The year in rock books which isn't such an oxymoron, really