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  • Paul Van Dyk at Lizard Lounge
    On Saturday, February 14, the German EDM legend Paul Van Dyk, the first artist ever to receive a Grammy nod for Best Dance/Electronic album, took over Lizard Lounge to throw one heck of a rowdy dance party. Photographer Roderick Pullum braved his way through the bass-drops and booty-shakin' to...
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  • Oak Cliff Mardi Gras Parade 2015
    On Sunday, February 15, Oak Cliff held their annual Mardi Gras parade -- a family-friendly version of those famous Bourbon Street festivities -- complete with marching bands, fancy floats, and even a free-wheeling Elvis or two. Our photographer, Sam Bortnick, was out there to help fight for the...
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  • Downtown Dallas' The Mitchell Bar Opens Its Fancy Gold Doors
    Downtown Dallas' newest bar, a gin-centric joint called The Mitchell, opened its stately gold doors on Thursday, February 12, for a "soft opening" party. Coined as a "hotel bar without the hotel," the palatial drink haven welcomed in the very first Dallasites for fancy-schmancy cocktails and...
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  • 7 Badass Cosplayers at Comic Con Fan Days 2015
    Comic Con Fan Days at Irving Convention Center yielded some of the coolest Cosplay costumes around. Here are the 7 most badass Cosplayers from the 2015 convention. Just call them inspiration for next year. Photos by Kathy Tran.
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  • The Cosplay of Comic Con Dallas Fan Days 2015
    The Irving Convention Center morphed into a haven for temporary superheroes, villains, and Cosplayers of all sorts over the weekend of February 7th and 8th, thanks to a little thing called Comic Con Fan Days. The weekend featured not only some of the best costumes in DFW, but Q&A's from famous...
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  • Crazy Club Kids: The Eternal Eden Reunion at Lizard Lounge
    On Friday, February 6, Lizard Lounge hosted the Eternal Eden Reunion, a dance-y, colorful celebration with a collision of club kids and dance music. Photographer Roderick Pullum was on hand to not only dance on the couches, but also photograph the entire event as it went down. He's got skillz,...
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  • The Beautiful Ladies of Throwback Thursday at Mantus and Winstons
    On February 5, Throwback Thursday was on and poppin' at Mantus and Winstons in Dallas, where DJ Asap and DJ Mr. Rogers and DJ Aiden and Willie Trimmer were spinning those favorite records for the crowds of pretty people who were ready to shake it all off in the club. Photos by Roderick Pullum.
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  • Tommie Sunshine Live at Red Light Lounge
    On Saturday, January 31, EDM master Tommie Sunshine finally made his way back to Dallas, where he took over the Red Light Lounge, much to the delight of all you rowdy club kids out there. The night was full of good beats and good vibes, and the antics just kept goin' til well past our bedtimes....
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  • RAGONK-A-THON in Deep Ellum
    The "Ragonk" force Sealion, Bummer Vacation, Son of Stan, The Azalea Project, and a ton of other local talent came together on Saturday, January 31 to take over Trees in Deep Ellum, and a motley crew it was. Photographer Mike Brooks braved not only the Dallas weather, but the chaos of the...
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  • This Wicked Winter: January 2015 in Dallas Observer Photos
    It may have been a wee bit chilly outside in January, but everything else about Dallas was hot-hot-hot. From the adults-only museum parties to the no-pants parties on the subway and the celebrations of art and...booze, in January, Dallas did this frigid winter weather thing right.
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  • Curtain Club Celebrates 17 Years of Booze and Music
    Curtain Club celebrated its 17-year anniversary on Saturday, January 24, by throwing a party for its patrons, with good drink specials and an even better lineup of bands performing live. The entertainment included music from Waking Alice, Innrcor, Loyal Sally, Ol Jug Of Whiskey, Anchors and...
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  • Voltaire's Steampunk-Themed Birthday at The Church
    On Sunday, January 25, The Church at Lizard Lounge was transformed into a Steampunk haven, filled with top hats, metal gears and cleavage to celebrate Voltaire's birthday. Fans and friends of the gothic, satire-loving musician transformed the venue into a dark cabaret, and photographer...
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