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  • HypeFest Lives Up to Name
    June 18 at 12:43 p.m. by Roderick Pullum

    Culture-Hype celebrated their five year anniversary Saturday with an all day all night concert dubbed HypeFest at The Rustic. The lineup included Maya Piata, Remy Reilly, Becky Middleton, Silas Nello, LEV, Seysei, 88 Killa, D & Chi, Kirk Thurmond &…

     
  • Honoring Selena with Lookalikes at the Rustic
    June 18 at 6:40 a.m. by Hannah Ridings

    Suzanna Choffel performed a variety of iconic Selena songs at the Celebrate Selena Day held at The Rustic in Dallas. A Selena lookalike costume contest was also held, the winners were award gift cards to The Rustic. Photos by Hannah Ridings

     
  • Psychedelic Spaceship (the Party) Lands at Trees
    June 9 at 4:48 p.m. by Roderick Pullum

    The team at DiscoTX brought their unique brand of theme party awesomeness to Trees Friday night. The event was titled Psychedelic spaceship and featured several impressive cosmic themed costumes along with performances by Ishi & Mr. Kitty. Photos…

     

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  • Breaking in Summer with the Pool Scene
    May 30 at 3:44 a.m. by Roderick Pullum

    After a long weekend of alcohol-fueled partying some people chose to recover indoors others opted to do so poolside. Here's what we captured at the Memorial Day pool parties at The Statler and The Stoneleigh. Photos by Roderick Pullum

     
  • Wildflower Festival Blooms North of Dallas
    May 20 at 11:52 p.m. by Hannah Ridings

    Richardson held its 26th annual Wildflower Arts and Music Festival this weekend, headliners The Goo Goo Dolls, Switchfoot, Gin Blossoms, and Lifehouse packed the field to capacity. Photos by Hannah Ridings

     
  • The Box Garden Shines on Its Grand Opening at Legacy Hall
    May 20 at 6:11 p.m. by Mike Brooks

    Box Garden, the new music venue at Legacy Hall in Plano had a grand opening that included some of Dallas's best musicians to do what they do best.The Chris Watson Band played Thursday. Tomkat opened for Sarah Jaffe and her new Bad Baby beer on…

     
  • The Kaleidoscope of Array: Music and Art at the Bomb Factory
    May 14 at 7:26 a.m. by Roderick Pullum

    Array was a beautiful mixed bag of contemporary music and art. The collaborative performances between Nas, Big Gigantic, Kaleo, Jacob Banks and various Dallas performers made for an innovative night of entertainment at the Bomb Factory. Photos by…

     
  • Peelander-Z Invades, Obliterates Denton
    May 14 at 12:43 a.m. by Ed Steele

    Dan's Silver Leaf was obliterated by Japanese action comic punk band Peelander-Z Friday night. Ed Steele barely survived to send us these photos of the carnage.

     
  • The Fans and Bands of Homegrown Fest
    May 14 at 12:08 a.m. by Melissa Hennings

    Year nine of Homegrown Festival went down Saturday at downtown's Main Street Garden Park. The lineup consisted of some of the heaviest hitters in the alternative rock genre. Upstart rock group Alvvays, the legendary Roky Erickson and psych-blues…

     
  • Blasting Off with the Stars at JMBLYA
    May 7 at 2:10 a.m. by Roderick Pullum

    May the 4th might be an unofficial holiday for Star Wars fanatics, but this year at Fair Park the festivities were all about Hip Hop. The 6th annual JMBLYA Music Festival featured J. Cole, T.I., Migos, Young Thug, Bun B, Trae Tha Truth, DJ Mr.…

     
  • SISU Pool Parties Are Back!
    May 1 at 7:02 p.m. by Roderick Pullum

    Alan Walker manned the turntables at Sisu in Uptown for the premier of the 2018 Aqua pool party series. Photos by Roderick Pullum

     
  • Fortress Fest Rallies for Second Year
    April 30 at 7:14 a.m. by Roderick Pullum

    The bands and people the 2nd Annual Fortress Fest. Photos by Roderick Pullum

     
  • In Between Shows at the Bomb Factory, Jack White Plays Baseball
    April 29 at 12:41 p.m. by Mike Brooks

    In between shows at the Bomb Factory, Jack White and the crew at Warstic played a charity baseball game against Sports Radio 1310 the Ticket. Because each team needed on guitar slinger, Ken Bethea of the Old 97s played on team Ticket. The Ticket 9…

     
  • Spinning Tunes at Good Records on Record Store Day
    April 22 at 10:21 p.m. by Hannah Ridings

    Good Records held Record Store Day, starting at 11 a.m. on Saturday with a band line up running till midnight. Photos by Hannah Ridings

     
  • The Old 97s Throw a Rockin' Party for 25 Years
    April 15 at 9:52 p.m. by Mike Brooks

    The Old 97s celebrated their 25th birthday as a band by inviting thousands of fans to Main Street Garden for the Old 97s County Fair.  Great music and perfect weather made for one heck of a party.

     
  • Celebrating Selena at Country Burger
    April 2 at 11:16 a.m. by Brian Maschino

    Selena fans gathered to remember the great singer and Queen of Tejano at Country Burger in Oak Cliff. Photos by Brian Maschino

     
  • Disco Love at the Stoneleigh
    April 2 at 3:35 a.m. by Roderick Pullum

    In February, Disco, TX held their monthly theme party at a different location, but Friday they returned home to the Stoneleigh Hotel Penthouse for their one year anniversary. This month's event was a celebration of Disco & Hip Hop music from…

     
  • The Best Shows of SXSW
    March 20 at 10:38 a.m. by Roderick Pullum

    Amidst the backdrop of the recent bombings in Austin the talent and spirit of musicians reigned supreme. Quality Hip Hop, Blues, Country, and all genres of Rock were on display at every turn including an amazing beat battle by producers who took…

     
  • The Wild Streets of SXSW
    March 20 at 10:23 a.m. by Roderick Pullum

    Don't believe the skeptics...There is plenty of weird left in the veins of Austin and it was definitely on display this weekend. Here's what we captured in the streets at SXSW. Photos by Roderick Pullum

     
  • Flogging Molly Ignites South Side Ballroom
    March 12 at 10:45 a.m. by Multiple Authors

    Old and new fans alike flocked to the South Side Ballroom on March 10, 2018 to watch veteran Celtic-punk band Flogging Molly perform one foot-stomper after another for the Observer’s annual St. Paddy’s concert. For one super-fan, the concert marked…

     

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