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  • Blogs

    December 26, 2013

    The 30 Best North Texas Albums of 2013: Part Two

    There's no definitive way to say how many albums, EPs, mixtapes and other new music came from North Texans in 2013. Bandcamp keeps track of tags, and it has over 400 releases for "Dallas" since mid-April. So figure somewhere well into the thousands. We listened to as many of those as we could find, ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 16, 2013

    How Dallas' Power Trip Found International Punk Success in 2013

    Any way you look at it, it's been a banner year for local punk/metal band Power Trip. After four years of garnering a solid following, the band got signed to a national label, recorded a monumental full length and headed to Europe and Russia for the first time. From his home in Dallas and in antic ... More >>

  • Music

    May 3, 2012

    Preview: Tragedy, Wild//Tribe, Garuda at Rubber Gloves

    Thursday, May 3, at Rubber Gloves Rehearsal Studios, Denton

  • Blogs

    February 21, 2012

    John Iskander's Got Big Ideas For Parade of Flesh

    Welcome to Local Music 'Mericans, where we get to know the people behind the scenes in Dallas/Fort Worth music. John Iskander was "at dinner with a priest" when he came up with the name Parade of Flesh, his one-man live music "boutique." But it would be rather antiseptic to label what he does as si ... More >>