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  • Ben Folds at the Palladium Ballroom
    Ben Folds packed the Palladium Ballroom with loyal devotees Thursday night, with a set that drew heavily from his new album, and a few fake songs inspired by the real songs' titles. Folds said the fakes had been hastily recorded in Dublin one day, and leaked onto the Internet as decoys....
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  • Butthole Surfers at the Granada Theater
    Featuring the classic lineup of Gibby Haynes, Paul Leary, Jeff Pinkus and dual drummers Jeff King Coffey and Teresa Taylor, the legendary art punks played to a packed house at the Granada Theater, Wednesday, October 22. Photographs by Hal Samples.
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  • Convention Center Hotel Plans Unveiled
    City Hall showed off plans for the convention center hotel that Mayor Tom Leppert and others hope build with public money. The plans include digital images, sketches and a small model of the hotel. Hey, they're even putting in a pool.
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  • Best Food at the State Fair of Texas
    Another season at the State Fair of Texas has drawn to a close, and really, we're not sure how much longer our arteries could have held up. So without all that deep-fried goodness in our fingers, here's a look at the gustatory delights that we'll be craving 'til next year. For more details,...
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  • Mavericks Dancers Calendar Release Party at Ghostbar
    The Dallas Mavericks dancers unveiled their basketball season calendar Friday night, with a red carpet entrance and a party at Ghostbar Friday night. Scenes from the top floor follow a few shots of the press event downstairs.
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  • 12:08 at Zubar
    Saturday night, Zubar hosted "Benevolence," a fundraiser for Jonathan's Place, a non-profit benefiting abused and neglected children. With beats from The Get Right and Chris Rodriguez, and Dj Nature & Tyrone up front in the club, by 12:08 the party was just beginning. Photos by Ray and Peter Lek.
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  • 11:14 at Fallout
    Every third Saturday of the month, DJ Fishr Pryce spins “party rocking music” at Fallout Lounge in Expo Park, and last weekend was no exception. Photos by Ray and Peter Lek.
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  • Diwali Mela Draws 60,000 to Texas Stadium
    A crowd of 60,000 turned out to Texas Stadium Saturday night, for Diwali, the Hindu Festival of Light that ended with the burning of a 32-foot effigy of the ten-headed demon god Ravana.
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  • James McMurtry at the Granada Theater
    James McMurtry recorded a live album at the Granada Theater Saturday, October 18, one in a national series of launch shows. Mando Saenz opened. Photos by Patrick Michels.
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  • Trinity River Audubon Center Opening Weeekend
    The new Trinity River Audubon Center opened October 18, built on acres of reclaimed old landfill -- a trash heap that caught fire in 1997 and burned for a month. Ten years later, the eco-friendly nature learning center and miles of trails mark the first big project completed along the...
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  • 12:15 a.m. at Lotus
    At Stereo HiFi Wednesdays, Brett Johnson & Kelle Marie play Underground house, techno and classic disco at Lotus, on McKinney Avenue in Uptown. Photos by Ray and Peter Lek.
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  • Bordertown Photographs by Jeff Gusky
    Selections from local photographer Jeff Gusky's new book, Bordertown: The Odyssey of an American Place, with text by Southern Methodist University professor Benjamin Johnson, recently released by Yale University Press. More of Gusky's work is at Afterimage Gallery.
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