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Lana Del Rey

  • Blogs

    April 23, 2014

    Austin City Limits and Homegrown Festivals Announce Full 2014 Line-Ups

    Nostalgia is making a real comeback -- in the music festival world, at any rate. Based on the announcements that were made yesterday, two of our local (or local-ish) flagships aren't looking to buck that trend in 2014. In the case of Deep Ellum's budding springtime star, Homegrown, now in its fifth ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 21, 2014

    The 10 Best Concerts in Dallas this Week, April 21-27

    It's Monday morning after a holiday weekend, and we're all just trying to get through the day. Whether you spent the weekend record shopping, bleeding from your eyes, or observing the Sabbath-- you're probably moving a little slow today. Get caffeinated, because this week is full of shows that are g ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 13, 2014

    Miley Cyrus Played Dallas Last Night, Really Needs to Calm Down About Her Vagina

    A dark arena illuminates with a 60-foot specter of Miley Cyrus' head floating independent from her body. Her giant, LED-emblazoned eyeballs glare into a sea of mostly 18- to 21-year-old female faces, as her pupils saunter in opposite directions. The crowd roars and shrieks as her lips begin to part, ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 3, 2013

    The Mad Decent Block Party Through the Eyes of A Cynic and A Student: Reviews and Photos

    Editor: We sent two writers to this weekend's Mad Decent Block Party. Vanessa Quilantan was mostly worried about the kids asking her for drugs and pissed about Action Bronson canceling. Carmina Tiscareno is a college student and therefore much more a member of the Block Party's target demographic. S ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 18, 2013

    I'm a 40-Year-Old White Guy. Can I Get in the Rap Game?

    Are you a musician? Is your group having issues? Ask Fan Landers! Critic Jessica Hopper has played in and managed bands, toured internationally, booked shows, produced records, worked as a publicist, and is the author of The Girls' Guide to Rocking, a how-to for teen ladies. She is here to help you ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 14, 2013

    How to Best Invest Money in the Band Fund

    Are you a musician? Is your group having issues? Ask Fan Landers! Critic Jessica Hopper has played in and managed bands, toured internationally, booked shows, produced records, worked as a publicist, and is the author of The Girls' Guide to Rocking, a how-to for teen ladies. She is here to help you ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 6, 2013

    Atoms for Peace is Dallas' Favorite Band This Week

    This is not your everyday Billboard chart. Each week, we'll tell you which bands are selling in the fine record shops in the Dallas-Fort Worth metroplex, where we consumers of music have impeccable taste. Lance Price, CD Source owner, says a recently turned solo artist with a classic sound is makin ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 26, 2012

    Ask Fan Landers: Should My Weird Band Hire a Publicist?

    Are you a musician? Is your group having issues? Ask Fan Landers! Critic Jessica Hopper has played in and managed bands, toured internationally, booked shows, produced records, worked as a publicist, and is the author of The Girls' Guide to Rocking, a how-to for teen ladies. She is here to help you ... More >>

  • Music

    November 8, 2012

    The Dallas Observer Music Awards Showcase: A User's Guide

    We're taking over Deep Ellum on Saturday. Come along, will you?

  • Blogs

    November 8, 2012

    A Guide to the 2012 Dallas Observer Music Awards Showcase

    It occurred to me recently that, within the DFW music scene, people really love to draw county lines. So what we were trying to illustrate with our 2012 Dallas Observer Music Awards nominees is that Dallas, Fort Worth and Denton aren't three separate entities, but rather one big music community that ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 28, 2012

    Sarah Sellers On American Idol, Damon K. Clark and the Parallels Between Music and Food

    Local singer Sarah Sellers first came to my attention via Dallas jazz institution Damon K. Clark. But beyond that shining recommendation, I had no idea she'd been a contestant on American Idol, or that she had a pretty hefty series of YouTube song covers out there, reinterpreting Adele and Lana Del ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 16, 2012

    Did the Internet Kill the Debut Album?

    See also: Old records are outselling new ones for the first time Remember Lana Del Rey? It's OK if you don't, but 10 years from now, we might remember her for a different reason: the death of the debut. I know, technically Born to Die wasn't a "debut." But her manufactured reinvention and the unw ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 7, 2012

    Amanda Palmer and Neil Gaiman Cover Leon Payne's "Psycho"

    Amanda Palmer and Neil Gaiman's Violitionist Session is finally up, and it includes a cover of San Antonio country singer Leon's Payne's oft-covered "Psycho," which recounts a series of violent acts by the narrator, who, at the end of the song, claims his "mind just walked away." Gaiman does a fine ... More >>

  • Music

    March 8, 2012
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