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    August 15, 2011

    This Week In Dallas Music History: Pleasant Grove Make Rock Better So You Don't Have To

    ‚ÄčIt's hard to remember a time when Pleasant Grove weren't stalwarts of the Dallas music community. But, this week in 1998, former Observer writer Christina Rees penned a piece about the band's start, which took place only a few months before the story was written. So, for this edition of This Week ... More >>

  • Music

    December 23, 1999

    Home groans

    Will this year's best local records survive the millennium?

  • Music

    December 16, 1999

    Out Here

    Pleasant Grove

  • Music

    December 16, 1999

    Direct miss

    Pleasant Grove takes its time, even when it doesn't want to

  • Music

    August 13, 1998

    Slow and low

    Pleasant Grove--they make rock better, so you don't have to