If you've read this week's feature -- The 30 Essential Texas Restaurants to Visit Before You Die
-- by food critic Katharine Shilcutt at our sister paper the Houston Press, then you've no doubt already asked why X, Y or Z restaurant didn't
make the list. Maybe you've asked this question angrily to ... More >>
Leading up to our November 10 showcase, we'll be getting you familiar with some of our Dallas Observer Music Awards nominees, either via past features we've done on them, or new ones. You can vote for your favorite acts, venues and more right here.
If you've ever wanted to employ the phrase "hardco ... More >>
After a couple of delays this year, Lil Wayne's next album, Tha Carter IV, is coming out next month. And, presumably to make amends for the pushbacks, he went ahead and released a mixtape, Sorry 4 The Wait, yesterday.I don't mind waiting a little longer for an album to drop if an artist is good f ... More >>
Do you recognize this man?Last week, True Widow's Dan Phillips was taking a nap, only to be awoken from a text message from one Jim Heath, aka The Reverend Horton Heat. The text kind of took Phillips by surprise."I think," it read, "there's a picture of you puking in InTouch magazine."Yes, the Re ... More >>
Allison RaeMelios Brothers' Char Bar2026 Greenville Ave(214) 826-8800Dude Factor: 8, or Super Mario Brothers on a scale of 1 (George and Jeb Bush) to 10 (Frank and Jesse James)Regretfully, I had to knock a point off this joint right from the start for the misleading name. I was finally getting my ap ... More >>