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    June 30, 2014

    The 10 Best Concerts in Dallas This Week, 6/30-7/6

    With July 4th coming up this Friday, this will be that most patriotic of weeks where we can sit back and bask in the glory of our homeland: Texas. (Well, America too.) And can mean only one thing: lots of and lots of country music. From singer-songwriters to outlaws and Willie Nelson's picnic, there ... More >>

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    June 18, 2014

    Future Islands Top First Round of Index Festival Bands

    What a production. The folks at Index Festival have gone out of their way this year to build up anticipation for the show, now in its third year, which will happen in late September. Case in point was last night's announcement party at Trees, which was sponsored by Chicago brewer Goose Island and fe ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 21, 2011

    My Morning Jacket and Guns N' Roses Top a Good, Solid List of Show Announcements

    My Morning Jacket​On the heels of an incredible performance at Austin City Limits Music Festival last weekend, My Morning Jacket have announced that they'll be taking their show on the road. And, thankfully, since they skipped North Texas on the first leg of their Circuital album tour, they'll be ... More >>

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    July 6, 2011

    Okkervil River, Chromeo and a Ton of Other Show Announcements

    One of the many incarnations of Okkervil River​Still fresh from the release of their new album I Am Very Far, Austin's Okkervil River seems to be working quite hard to let everyone know about it. The album is quite solid, thanks in part to the production work of local producer John Congl ... More >>

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    June 7, 2011

    Kirtland Records' Tami Thomsen Tells Us About Her Start, What She Sees In The Label's Future

    Welcome to Local Music 'Mericans , where we meet some of the people behind the local music scene -- those who aren't necessarily members of local bands, but more the people who make the scene move.Tami Thomsen​As a high school student, Tami Thomsen, the main cog in the wheel that is (former Dee ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 5, 2011

    Tonight, Tonight: The Young Maths at Andy's Bar in Denton, Chicago at the Meyerson Center

    A pretty slow Wednesday evening musically, but at least there's a nice triple-bill of up-and-comers at Andy's for anyone who wants to head to Denton. And, if you're feeling sentimental, you can head to the arts district and catch a Peter Cetera-less Chicago playing with the DSO...

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    October 8, 2010

    Q&A Giveaway: The Futureheads' Barry Hyde Shares The Importance Of Sweating and Moving, and Punk's Role as Society's Critic.

    On Monday night, English post-punk act The Futureheads stop by for a gig at The Loft in support of their new, fourth studio full-length, The Chaos--and, for the first time in about a week or so, it's a gig from a worthwhile band that isn't just stopping through the region as part of its trip to Aus ... More >>

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    September 15, 2007
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    January 25, 2007

    Fair Enough

    Get your tickets now: As if this year's Coachella music-fest (April 27-29) lineup wasn't stellar enough, boasting acts from Rage Against the Machine to Willie Nelson to Roky Erickson, there's one more reason for Dallasites to pack up their tents and make the long journey to the deserts of California ... More >>

  • Music

    June 1, 2006

    Bring on the Backlash!

    The Arctic Monkeys kick it old school and rep for their hood. Seriously.

  • Music

    October 13, 2005

    Great Men

    Gang of Four return, and all pretenders should watch their arses

  • Music

    September 29, 2005

    Rain or Shine

    We drove to the Austin City Limits Music Festival in ponchos, but we left wearing surgeon's masks

  • Music

    March 24, 2005


    SXSW 2005: The crowds, the hype bands and all the Shiner Bock you can drink

  • Music

    March 17, 2005

    Detached Youth

    The Futureheads ignore their post-punk contemporaries--and their buzz