The Lek Brothers were very, very busy this Memorial Day Weekend.
Along with their Friday efforts, they charged through sleep and red bulls for "Spring Affair" at Samuel Grand Park in East Dallas with DJs Scott Phrenetic & Brett Johnson. That was way too hot. Green Elephant for Mash Up! (A blend of Hip Hop, Reggae, and Drum & Bass) They caught the Two Tone Drum & Bass crew with MC Astro & Joel Salazar on the mic. Some free BBQ while they were at it.
The Church at the Lizard Lounge featured Goth/Metal/Industrial fun (notice the dress) with DJ Titan. They stuck out like a sore thumb, but that's the way it goes in lala land. Wait...
ALL PHOTOS BY RAY AND PETER LEK
Tammie Brown, of RuPaul's Drag Race on LOGO, hosted a marathon, abs-a-burstin' pool party at Illume apartments on Sunday May 30th to benefit DragOns Softaball Team and AIDS Lifewalk.
Photos by CAITY COLVARD
Headliners Boys Like Girls, All Time Low, Forever the Sickest Kids, Good Charlotte and Hanson crashed Six Flags in Arlington as part of a five-city (theme park) tour in the Summer heat.
Was that it? Nope. Girls swarmed, threw signed bras, and Hanson played--who couldn't ward off the crazy...
For Friday, the Lizard Lounge featured the war-themed "May Day" with DJ AK1200, Excision & Exceed highlighting a night of Drum & Bass and Dubstep music.
Next, Zubar featured JT Donaldson, Nekstone & Brett Johnson in the front room and DJ Jonene from Austin spinning house music in the back....
Consider the cost of the Northpark Mall floor on Saturday, May 29th: Two Aston Martins, a custom-made Dallas Police Department 2010 Dodge Charger Police Vehicle, 2009 Lamborghini Gallardo LP560, 2010 Porsche Panamera, Two Jaguars and a collection of bigger-than-life art.
The Auto Show ran...
Jaden Smith (Will Smith's son, i.e. The Karate Kid) and Jackie Chan were in Dallas Thursday, May 27th for the premiere of The Karate Kid at Cinemark 17 off Webb Chapel. Before the rain storm made everyone dance the wipe out.
Photos by KEVIN TODORA
This week's Appetite for Instruction features Grilled Lamb Chops Demonstrated by Domingos Noronha of Fogo de Chao. That's right: Fogo. You know you want to make some of these meat tastic things. Read the rest of the instructions on City of Ate.
Photos by Sarah Johnson
Part of Cool Thursdays concerts at the Dallas Arboretum,
These are boaters (mainly kayakers), classic electric runabout, and a amphibious car, who cruise up to the shore next to the arboretum every Thursday to poach on the concerts for free.
Photos by Jim Schutze and Edwin J. Spencer, Jr.
The Dallas Desire, the LFL (Lingerie Football League) team, introduced their season of games with a mini-camp at their home stadium, The Cotton Bowl, on Saturday.
An open tryout was held for prospective members as well. The Desire kick their season off in September.
PHOTOS BY RODERICK PULLUM.
It's not easy being of Montreal, as Daniel Rodrigue pointed out in this weeks' print, but that's never more true than in their decadent live show they put on--which features everything from Skull costumes to advanced puppetry. Read the full review on DC9 at Night.
Monday night, May 24th,...
The only thing missing from this weekend's near final Scarborough Fair Event were ninjas. It was Pirate Day, anachronisms be-damned, at the Waxahachie festival. Those who weren't practicing their wooden swords were cordially dancing.
Bonus note: Where's Waldo? He's at Scarborough Faire....