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  • Blogs

    September 25, 2014

    DC9 at Night Mixtape with Gabriel Mendoza

    Gabriel Mendoza has built a reputation in Dallas over the past decade for being one of the must adventurous DJ's in the city. Mendoza made this reputation not by sticking to any particular genre, but for playing that new favorite song you never even knew existed. From psychedelic turkish funk to boo ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 13, 2014

    DC9 at Night Mixtape with M.Parks

    Houston ex-pat M. Parks has been making the rounds of area DJ nights as one of the only proper techno DJ's on the Dallas scene. Techno is often thrown around as a catch word to describe all dance music when it is actually a very specific genre. If you ever wondered what is the difference between tec ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 4, 2014

    10 Dance Music Documentaries That Will Make You an Expert

    Dance music is a vast world that often gets clumped together as one giant thing when in reality it has as many if not more differences and origins than the majority of popular music. All of the sub genres can seem a little intimidating and confusing. Drum and bass, jungle, dubstep, house, techno, de ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 26, 2013

    Ten Adorable and Influential Pets Owned By DFW Musicians

    Pets are like family. Really, they can be better than family; They don't complain about your haircut, career goals or new girlfriend. For these 10 Dallas-Fort Worth musicians, their pets are everything: sources of inspiration, a friend when it gets lonely and most importantly, an ear to their music. ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 28, 2011

    Last Night: Panda Bear, Silent Diane and Botany at Granada Theater

    Panda Bear, Silent Diane, BotanyGranada TheaterSeptember 27, 2011Better than: staring into a blinking strobe light while listening to anything else.Andrew ShepherdPanda Bear at the Granada Theater last night. More photos to come in the slideshow.​​In some regards, it's kind of hard to see why No ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 21, 2011

    Q&A: DJ Royal Highnuss Talks Silent Disco's Quiet Phenomenon

    You can't hear it, but these guys are playing some pretty cool music.​This year's Electric Daisy Carnival, which packed over 20,000 people into Fair Park, proved that electronic dance music hasn't waned in popularity over the years. Dallas is rife with performers who are breaking new ground in t ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 11, 2010

    DC9er Mixtape, Vol. 14: DJG

    ​ This week, DC9er takes it's readers behind the booth with Jonathan Graham--or as he's perhaps better known, DJG. Graham started his career as a DJ nearly a decade ago in Austin, then migrated north to kick-start the ever-popular "80's Dance Night" at Hailey's Club in Denton. Since then, DJG has ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 16, 2010

    DC9er Mixtape, Vol. 8: Wanz Dover

    ​This week's DC9er presents readers and listeners with not one, but two very different mixes from seasoned area musician, dubstep producer and DJ, Mwanza Dover. And not by accident, either. Dover voraciously admits that there was no way he could "really make one mix that would make sense for what ... More >>

  • Music

    March 29, 2007

    Chairmen of the Board

    Erik Wofford and John Congleton on the art of production

  • News

    April 19, 2001

    2001 Dallas Observer Music Awards

    Narrow margins remind us that everyone's a winner

  • Music

    June 29, 2000

    Sub geniuses

    Denton's Sub Oslo is the best band you've never paid attention to

  • Music

    April 29, 1999
  • Music

    August 6, 1998

    Let's go to the Hop

    Two Ohm Hop hits a triple with Light Bright Highway, Sub Oslo, and Stumptone