Atomic Frolic, billed as "a night of booze, babes and burlesque," featured Kitten DeVille, Miss Exotic World 2002, La Divina and more dancers, plus music by Ricki Derek at its Sunday night, July 19, show at the Lakewood Theater. Photos by Danny Hurley.
The Dallas Desire, the new local Lingerie Football League outfit, held an intrasquad scrimmage at QuikTrip Park in Grand Prairie Friday morning, July 17, a few months ahead of the start to their season. Photos by Patrick Michels.
Trees' new owners Clint and Whitney Barlow showed us around their renovations of the old Deep Ellum favorite on Thursday afternoon, July 16, a month before the club's scheduled re-opening. Read more about it on DC9. Photos by Patrick Michels.
Local techno DJs Maetrik and Alta spun at their own going-away party at Shade Tuesday night, July 14, before leaving for Spain to launch their Ellum record label. DJ Redeye hosted the party, and Wanza also played. Photos by Ray and Peter Lek.
The Observer hosted a party and photo shoot on July 7 at the Annex House, for all of this year's Dallas Observer Music Awards nominees. The bands posed for portraits and played short sets, while the kegger raged on into the night. Photos by Wheeler Sparks.
The Dub Assembly crew celebrated their three-year anniversary with trill Bass headlining at the Green Elephant Friday night, July 10. Mundo, Royal Highnuss and Thomas Allen opened. Photos by Ray and Peter Lek.
At Barcadia Friday night, Redeye spun patriotic songs (like the Team America: World Police anthem "America Fuck Yeah") over the crashing sounds of giant Jenga and Skee-ball. Later, Big J, Yeahdef and Tyrone Smiley rang in Independence Day at Suite Basement. Photos by Ray and Peter Lek.