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  • Blogs

    November 5, 2014

    DC9 at Night Mixtape: Remembering Evan Chronister

    Every Music scene has that guy who has seen it all. He's the guy you always run into at influential shows, record stores and DJ nights from as long as you have been going to shows. Evan Chronister, known to many as Captain Groovy, was one of those guys in Dallas. There are not many like him left to ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 1, 2014

    DC9 at Night Mixtape with Marcos Prado

    For the past decade Marcos Prado has been at the center of The Smoke, one of the longest-running DJ residencies in Dallas. The Smoke is the only DJ weekly in the area (possibly the state) that focuses exclusively on northern soul, a particular brand of soul music popularized in northern England in t ... More >>

  • 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

    June 17, 2014

    The Best Dallas DJ Residencies That Play Vinyl

    Vinyl has made an epic comeback over the past decade. It's a comeback few would have seen coming, given its seeming fall into obsolescence decades ago. But while the above-average music fans have gravitated back towards owning their favorite music on vinyl, the dj profession has by and large made a ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 18, 2013

    Moody Fuqua on Booking Ethics and Saturday's Benefit for Carlin Stulz

    This week, LM'M turns to "most interesting name" award recipient, Moody Fuqua. Fuqua has logged plenty of time as a local musician, and talent buyer, most recently for the stage at Crown and Harp, who are getting ready to host a benefit Saturday night for one of Fuqua's inspirations in the local c ... More >>

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    June 14, 2012
  • Blogs

    July 23, 2010

    Q&A With The Smoke

    ‚ÄčCelebrating seven years as a night to dance to mod, R&B, soul, and reggae from the '60s, The Smoke is the closest thing to a Northern Soul all-nighter in Dallas. Once housed at Avenue Arts in Fair Park, its DJs have called Sons of Hermann Hall their home for the past few years. With its mass ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 23, 2010

    Night Moves: Mods Night Out

    Ray and Peter Lek‚ÄčThe Dallas City Mod Club's party, The Smoke, at Sons of Hermann Hall had DJs Jason Harris and Marcos Prado spinning 60s Northern Soul and other early 60s hits on Friday night.From there, our nightlife team headed to Zubar for house music with Forrest Avery in the back room, and S ... More >>

  • Music

    May 17, 2007

    Prom Is for Suckers

    Lollipop Shoppe is bringing groovy back