• Blogs

    August 18, 2014

    B.o.B. to Play Prophet Bar October 25

    When XXL revealed its Freshman Class of 2009 much of the hype went to Asher Roth, but it was B.o.B. who would see the most commercial success. In 2010 the Atlanta based rapper unleashed The Adventures of Bobby Ray on the world and quickly shot up the billboard charts with hits like "Nothin' On You," ... More >>

  • Film

    December 12, 2013
  • Blogs

    September 23, 2013

    The Five Best UK Bands You've Never Heard Of

    There's a reason you associate our accent with fashionable music of the last fifty years. We've produced some great bands. The thing is, there's a whole undercurrent you're missing out on over there. You know you have favorite obscure American bands, who you'd go and see whenever they come through t ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 19, 2013

    Keystone XL Pipeline Opposition Gets an Unlikely Ally: Rupert Freakin' Murdoch

    Is Keystone Pipeline really good idea?Bringing lots of heavy, dirty oil across country, when fracked ,cheaper, cleaner energy available— Rupert Murdoch(@rupertmurdoch) February 15, 2013 Yeah, you read that right. Media magnate Rupert Murdoch, owner of Fox News and The Wall Street Journal, wh ... More >>

  • Film

    January 17, 2013
  • Blogs

    January 10, 2013

    Are All Chefs Crazy?

    You had to think most people who choose running a kitchen as a professional aspiration must be at least a little unstable. Who would willingly sign up for low pay, long hours and the constant complaints of diners who know nothing about your creative passion, all in an environment with a heat and hum ... More >>

  • Culture

    October 4, 2012
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    November 18, 2011

    Q&A: Corey Taylor Talks Slipknot, Sin and Maybe One Day Being a Scholar at DeVry.

    Corey Taylor is one busy dude. Not only does the guy front two metal bands, Slipknot and Stone Sour, but Taylor somehow founds time to write an autobiography and do a quick stint as a guest lecturer at Oxford. Seven Deadly Sins, Taylor's unconventional memoir, came out this summer and immediatel ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 21, 2011

    Last Night: Cut Copy, Foals, Holy Ghost! and The Naked & Famous at the Granada Theater

    Cut Copy, Foals, Holy Ghost! and The Naked & FamousGranada TheaterApril 20, 2011Better than: going to see Foals and Cut Copy headline separate shows. Last night was a serious two-for-the-price-of-one experience. Cut Copy​Blue lights hovered over the stage, as the crowd anxiously awaited Cut C ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 26, 2010

    Chef Kelly Dennis: Regrets, She's Had a Few, Friends, A Reason to Cook

    Jenny Block​On Wednesday, we gave you the goods on Kelly Dennis, executive chef at Bliss Café and Elixir Bar. Today, we asked Dennis to finish a few sentences for us. Later today, she shares one of her sweet recipes. (Note: Dennis' words are after the ellipses.) My friends say I'm... a rare type ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 8, 2010

    Staff Trax: Röyksopp, Trippple Nippples, Ride, Jawbox, Buffalo Tom, Wilco and Toto

    Welcome to Staff Trax, the weekly feature here on DC9 where we shed some light on the music we've been enjoying of late, regardless of the touring or album release schedules that tend to bear the focus of most of our coverage. Consider it a chance for you readers to get some more insight into ou ... More >>

  • Film

    October 29, 2009
  • Music

    September 24, 2009
  • Calendar

    April 23, 2009

    Making History

    Uptown Players stage an academic romp

  • Culture

    April 9, 2009
  • Blogs

    October 9, 2008

    Ain't No (Apollo) Sunshine

    You’ve bought the ticket. You’ve washed the T-shirt. You and your best friend, also a big Apollo Sunshine fan, have been practicing your encore yells to make sure they’ll be irresistible at the band's show in Dallas next Friday, October 17. Keep in mind, there is a global financial crisis unf ... More >>

  • Film

    July 24, 2008

    In the Spirit of Waugh

    A good nine hours lighter than its TV predecessor, Brideshead Revisited gets back to the source

  • Music

    April 17, 2008

    The Best Albums of 2008, So Far...

    Just over three months into 2008 and we're already fussing over which albums will make our year-end best-of lists

  • News

    May 3, 2007

    God in the Details

    For a quarter-century Roy Abraham Varghese has been assembling God proofs. Along the way he won over the world's most influential atheist.

  • Film

    February 22, 2007

    The Good East German

    AKA: When your hero is a Stasi spy

  • Culture

    February 15, 2007

    Joy of Sects

    CTD's Shadowlands chronicles the unlikely love between C.S. Lewis and a brash American

  • Calendar

    October 6, 2005
  • Music

    August 18, 2005


    Road to Rouen (Parlophone)

  • Culture

    April 14, 2005

    A Twist of Limeys

    Fair ladies and loutish lads put on all sorts of English accents in three spiffing new productions

  • News

    November 25, 2004


    Want to design video games? SMU's Guildhall can show you how, if you're willing to work like a dog.

  • Film

    May 6, 2004

    City Limits

    If you're young and female, New York Minute is your movie

  • Film

    March 25, 2004

    Suth'n Comfort

    Tom Hanks steals the Coens' latest by playing--get this--very broad and funny

  • Music

    August 21, 2003

    Entry Level

    O.A.R. went from school at OSU to touring the U.S.A.

  • Film

    May 8, 2003

    Mr. Mom

    Eddie Murphy plays Daddy, once more, and it becomes him

  • Film

    November 21, 2002

    Kevin Clean

    Cheating is bad, says the simplistic Emperor's Club

  • News

    May 30, 2002

    License to Scam

    Is anything actually against the law in Texas elections?

  • Film

    February 14, 2002

    A Closing Iris

    A writer's long descent into Alzheimer's makes for gripping storytelling

  • Culture

    December 20, 2001

    Talkin' Tolkien

    Who has the right to write about the lord of the Ring's fictional tongues?

  • Music

    September 27, 2001

    Miles Away

    Beulah leader Miles Kurosky's dark nights lead to pure pop sunshine

  • Music

    August 9, 2001

    Go the Distance

    Centro-matic's Will Johnson chases the ghosts of Mississippi

  • Calendar

    July 19, 2001

    Awesome Possums

    Being a dame isn't what one keeps in his or her support hose

  • News

    July 19, 2001

    Courtly Language

    Dallas lawyer Bryan Garner cuts through the muck of legal prose

  • Film

    December 7, 2000

    Held Hostage

    Proof of Life kidnaps the audience, then tortures it to a slow death

  • Culture

    November 16, 2000

    Searching for the Great Man

    Behind the important collector Paul Guillaume stood a very ordinary woman

  • Film

    April 27, 2000

    Empire's end

    High drama and spirited romance spice up The Last September

  • Music

    October 14, 1999

    'Sunday Morning,' coming up

    Kris Kristofferson has lived a dozen lifetimes, and they keep on coming

  • Film

    May 27, 1999

    The English prisoner

    David Mamet wraps an unusually warm embrace around The Winslow Boy

  • Culture

    March 25, 1999

    Sad, sad song

    Theatre Quorum makes beautiful music in Serenading Louie

  • News

    August 27, 1998

    Cowtown Babylon

    When Fort Worth oil tycoon Tex Moncrief accused his secretary of embezzlement, she says, he left out one important detail: their 16-year affair

  • Calendar

    August 6, 1998

    Night & Day

    August 6 - 12, 1998

  • Film

    February 5, 1998

    Broken glass

    The transparent Oscar and Lucinda drowns in symbolism

  • News

    October 2, 1997

    Trendy health

    The booming field of alternative medicine goes under the microscope in Dallas

  • Music

    July 24, 1997

    Creep show

    Radiohead: The story of a would-be one-hit wonder

  • Film

    April 3, 1997

    Devilish fun

    Val Kilmer smirks his way through the loopy, retro Saint

  • Culture

    November 23, 1995

    Deal with the devil

    Extra Virgin's admirable attempt to stage Faustin Bubbaland works--mostly

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