Dallas' only historically black college was on the brink of collapse. Now the students are protesters, the football field is a farm and the president is the star.
If you're one of the few who still go to MTV for the music fixes, you might have seen longtime Dallas emcee PiKaHsSo's video for "P-00" on yesterday's episode of the network's show, RapFix Live. On the show, host Sway and a guest rapper spend a few moments critiquing an up-and-coming emcee. Yesterda ... More >>
The past year or so has seen a tremendous upswing in the quality and skill in the Dallas area underground hip-hop scene. But one of the brightest gems in that group, Sore Losers, is now taking its show on the road. The duo plans to move to Los Angeles next week, and, on Sunday night, will host a goi ... More >>
Learn how to handle your liquor, chump.It's Friday, everybody, case ya didn't know. An, as such, it's time to look at the weekend calendars and plan out your, um, plans. Let's do this. First, the shows we've always talked on...Tonight, there's the Dr. Dooom vs. Dr. Octagon show at the Loft and ... More >>
Answer: That AwkQuarius gig at Rubber Gloves that we told you about in last week's Good Friday. Of course, we didn't tell you about the Dallas-based hipster-hop outfit known as galleryCat that opened for Pikahsso and Tahiti--mostly because we didn't know them at the time either...
The Plaza takes an island journey
Saturday Night's DOMA Showcase on Lower Greenville rocked. So how come it's not always like that?
This summer Dirk Nowitzki went down under to find himself. Can he now lead the Mavs to the promised land?
Florida's new export? Sweet, lush pop.
Five to remember...and five to hope for
This World Cup game will make you shout like Andrés Cantor.
We gear up for the biggest party of the year on Tuesday, May 9
Dallas rap radio is the pits, but saving it would only take two hours a week
Final Friday cures local hip-hop the way cough syrup only wishes it could
The North Texas New Music Festival overwhelms Dallas this weekend; make sense of it with our suggestions.
Case Solved: Killer musicians captured, thanks to your tips
Dallas Observer Music Awards 2005
Riding Giants gushes over the legends of "big wave" surfing
Virtually unknown in their hometown of Dallas, The Strange Fruit Project is fixin' to blow
Jovan is at it again
Uptown Players score a few laughs in an otherwise silly Ruthless! The Musical
Tiki Bob's is hanging on by a vine
Just what Dallas needs, more food and drink
The word on Modigliani: grand personality, yes; great painter, no
The couple behind Mates of State are still in love, and their relationship--as well as their music--continues to grow
Chomsky, Brutal Juice and others make the news
Using film, photography, and his American life, Nic Nicosia creates inescapable images
Photography spwans the art of masters at the DMA
With a tired plot and cutout characters, Six Days, Seven Nights seems longer
This enormous monster comes from small, TV-sized imaginations
Dallas hip-hop 1997
A Dallas businessman's ties to a fictional nation carry no weight in federal court
A celebrity home tour of Dallas' rich, famous--and all too often tasteless--movers and fakers
For con men the world over, there is no place like the Dominion of Melchizedek because it is no place