Quite the extra busy start to the week we have here. Gotta be something for just about everyone music wise this particular evening...
Monday, June 6, at Dada
Nick RalloAnd the hommmme of the...Bones and walls are rattling. There's thundering everywhere!The bass thunder is coming from the Village Voice Media SXSW party, which kicked-off 'round 5 p.m. with the awesome rock of Ume and will continue with Trae Tha Truth, Yelawolf, Fishbone, and Wu-Tang Cla ... More >>
It's a busy Wednesday evening that features a rescheduled arena show, two great club performances and a local bill that will definitely have the oddest fashion sense out of all of these options...
Guided by VoicesPalladium ShowroomSeptember 29, 2010Better than: watching almost any other group of men in their 50s get drunk in front of a large number of people.Pete FreedmanGuided by VoicesIt's been 16 years since the "classic" line-up of Guided By Voices graced the stage together, and, appar ... More >>
Holy crap, what a busy night! Buckle up and get ready for an early start on the weekend, as tonight's docket is flush with prime musical satisfaction.
Rhett MillerRhett Miller's solo career has had its ups and downs, but overall, he's one of the most successful artists to come out of Dallas. His most recent self-titled album is his third solo effort, released last year to mixed reviews. He's still touring in support of it, and he'll be at the G ... More >>
You were probably all excited to hear that Guided By Voices are reuniting with the classic lineup for The Hallway Of Shatterproof Glass Tour, but were dismayed to see that Dallas wasn't on their tour itinerary. Which is not to say that GBV aren't worth a drive to Austin for their September 30 ... More >>
Yo La Tengo, Times New VikingGranada TheaterJanuary 30, 2010Much better than: staying home watching the Mavericks lose to the Blazers.Will Von BoltonClick here for a slideshow from Saturday night's show.A sold-out crowd got out of the cold weather and into the warm confines of The Granada Theater ... More >>
Saturday, January 30, at Granada Theater
For a whopping quarter of a century now, Hoboken's Yo La Tengo has existed comfortably at or near the top of the indie rock heap, showcasing an ever-changing aesthetic that, at various times in the band's career, has seen the band touching on various psych-, garage-rock and shoegaze styles. In this ... More >>
HEALTH, Times New VikingThe Lounge on Elm StreetNovember 6, 2009Better than: a visit to the free clinic.HEALTHEven the bands noticed it: Something was just off about The Lounge on Elm Street on Friday night."There's kind of a weird vibe in here," Times New Viking drummer/vocalist Adam Elliott sai ... More >>
Times New Viking on Friday at The Lounge on Elm Street:In lieu of any quality video from last night's Snoop Dogg concert, I give you Ohio's pride and joy, Times New Viking. After playing The Lounge, the band headed down to Austin for Fun Fun Fun Fest. And, according to their MySpace schedule they're ... More >>
Friday, November 6,at The Lounge on Elm Street
Tonight's show at The Lounge on Elm Street (which now has its liquor license back, by the way) has the potential to be among the best of the year--or so Daniel Rodrigue said in this week's paper when previewing tonight's show:In what's likely to be remembered as one of the best Dallas shows of '09, ... More >>
After an almost year-long hiatus, The Party makes its triumphant return tonight at The Loft.Lots happening this weekend--a surprising amount, actually--so let's cut all semantics and jump right into the shows that need to be added to your weekend calendar considerations. First, some reminders of ... More >>
This show just wouldn't be the same without booze. The Lounge on Elm Street finally--FINALLY--got back its liquor license this morning, just in time for tomorrow night's Parade of Flesh-billed Fun Fun Fun warmup HEALTH/Times New Viking show and Saturday's Sierra Bravo Productions-billed Off With ... More >>
Wavvves (Fat Possum)
Deerhunter, Times New Viking, Nite JewelThe LoftDecember 1, 2008Better than: Going to Vietnam, only to return with Post Traumatic Stress Disorder. (Get it, movie buffs?)Deerhunter's Bradford Cox, with bells on. (Mikey Harris)With the bitter cold, little advertising and a post-holiday Monday for a bo ... More >>
Big changes are in store for Club Dada thanks to new ownership and a re-energized booking philosophy
Rip It Off (Matador)