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  • Toadies at the Ridglea New Year's Eve
    The Toadies played a proper New Year's Eve party at the Ridglea Theater in Fort Worth Wednesday night, complete with balloons and confetti, new year's kisses, and one fan's bra hanging from the mic. Photos by Gloria Levario.
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  • Night Moves: New Year's Eve around Dallas Clubs
    We did our best to catch up with you in clubs around Dallas New Year's Eve -- but some did better than others at catching our photographers' eyes. The competition was tough for this set, but pink coats and big hair, airing out the midriff or doing a spastic monkey dance on the bar all helped...
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  • Cross Canadian Ragweed at the House of Blues New Year's Eve
    Cross Canadian Ragweed headlined the New Year's Eve show at the House of Blues Wednesday night. Photos by Caity Colvard.
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  • Jonathan Tyler and the Northern Lights at the Granada New Year's Eve
    Jonathan Tyler and the Northern Lights rang in 2009 at the Granada Theater Wednesday night. Photos by Hal Samples.
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  • Old 97's at the House of Blues
    The Old 97's played an eve-of-New-Year's-Eve show at the House of Blues Tuesday, with the celebratory balloons kept tucked in the rafters overhead all night. Openers The O's and The Drams are at the end of the slideshow. Photos by Patrick Michels.
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  • Best Observer Covers 0f 2008
    Each week, our art director Alexander Flores designs a new cover image for the paper, nurturing each concept until it's ready to set free in the city. In a way, each one is like a child -- so naturally, we asked him to pick his favorites. Here are Flores's top 10 cover images of 2008, plus 10...
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  • Night Moves: The Year in Club Photos
    OK, well it's more like three months -- but since the Lek Brothers began covering the club scene for us, Dallas nightlife just hasn't looked the same. We're also including other standout shots from other nightlife galleries this year.
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  • Night Moves: 11:36 at Zubar
    The Lek Brothers headed to Zubar Saturday night, December 20, and caught photos of the crowds who turned up for DJ Love, who spun in the front room, and Redeye, Kelle Marie and James Warren in the back.
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  • The Year in Photos: 2008
    Step into the wayback machine for a look back at the year's top news, as seen through Observer photographs.
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