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    August 14, 2014

    Death Cab for Cutie Turn a New Page as They Headline KXT's Summer Cut

    Hooking up on the phone Tuesday afternoon, Nick Harmer is happy to report that life as the bassist for Death Cab For Cutie remains "a gravy train with biscuit wheels". Harmer is an animated conversationalist, and rattles off his rationale without pause. "We're still getting along, we're making music ... More >>

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    April 22, 2013

    The Worst of Coachella: Weekend Two

    Here's everything that bothered us about Coachella's second weekend. Hey, at least there was no dust storm! Native American Headdresses These have still not gone away. In fact, one particularly irritating woman (not pictured) wore a towering feather mohawk weave, a sartorial statement that combined ... More >>

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    April 15, 2013

    The Best of Coachella: Weekend One

    Karen O's Outfit Karen O's wardrobe on Friday night was bad ass. The Yeah Yeah Yeah's front woman appeared on the main stage in a technicolor cape draped over a suit that looked like it was made of mercury. The vibrant collage was topped with a headpiece that Liberace might have worn had he ever bee ... More >>

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    February 20, 2013

    The Grammys are Good for Something, at Least: Dallas Record Stores Get a Sales Bump

    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. CD Source owner Lance Price says the Grammys still seem to be effecting who is rising to the t ... More >>

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    July 25, 2012

    The Angelus on Genesis, Whitney Houston and Slint

    See also: The Angelus, Le Leek Electrique at Dan's Silverleaf Local trio The Angelus is playing Thursday night at LaGrange with another local featured in this column before: Crushed Stars. Expect the music to be slow, but no doubt peaceful and heavenly. The three members of The Angelus took time o ... More >>

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    May 16, 2012

    Spiritualized - Granada Theater - 5/15/12

    Spiritualized Granada Theater Tuesday, May 15 Life is particularly becoming on Jason Pierce. When Spiritualized took the stage shortly before 9 p.m. at the Granada Theater, Pierce and his two-member gospel "choir" were clothed in pure white, while the rest of the band wore black. Looking remarkably ... More >>

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    February 22, 2012

    Sealion on Playing Their First Show in Sweaters

    You've seen the white and black Sealion sticker at most bars around Deep Ellum. Luckily, the band is worth the attention, and they're even hitting the road with the Toadies at the end of March. Friday, they play "the final Annex House show" at the fabled Lakewood crash pad. All four members of the ... More >>

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    February 7, 2012

    10 Albums That Cure a Bad Hangover

    LA WeeklyOh, sweet relief!​There are few things that cure day-after-drinking hell better than a Bloody Mary. It's got to be a salad in a glass for the really bad ones, when you feel heavy at the forehead like a sledgehammer. Obviously, there's a number of additional things you can do for yours ... More >>

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    August 4, 2011

    The Conversation: When is Music Too Negative, Too Hateful? Is There a Line?

    Tyler, The Creator seems like a nice young man.​Just last week, DC9 ran a review for the Gorilla Vs. Bear Festival that took place at the Granada Theater. The show, which featured 10 acts -- from Shabazz Palaces to Preteen Zenith -- was pretty great. But a big hot-button topic surrounded the venue ... More >>

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    April 15, 2010

    Yes, Another Film Festival: The USA Film Festival Releases Line-Up and Schedule

    Colin Farrell and Alicja Bachleda in Neil Jordan's Ondine, which is playing the USA Film Festival April 30​The Dallas International Film Festival wraps up Sunday. But tomorrow morning, tickets for the USA Film Festival will go on sale via Ticketmaster, according to the fest's publicist in the rele ... More >>

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    December 17, 2009
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    September 10, 2009
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    August 24, 2006


    Obscurity, delays and ill-fitting genre labels: It's just another Strange day for Sorta

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    July 21, 2005

    Good Ideas

    When SMU alum Astronautalis stopped rap-battling, he finally figured out how to win

  • Film

    June 30, 2005

    Skin Crawls

    Gregg Araki's latest is more icky than mysterious

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    May 27, 2004
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    May 6, 2004

    Only a Mountain

    Pleasant Grove prepares for its next challenge: the rest of the country

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    March 27, 2003

    Rise and Shine

    Radiant* lives up to its name, and then some

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    December 28, 2000

    Blind Man's Bluff

    Six things you have to hear