Danny Gallagher has been a regular contributor to the Dallas Observer since 2014. He has also written features, essays and stories for MTV, the Chicago Tribune, Maxim, Cracked, Mental_Floss, The Week, CNET and The Onion AV Club.
18 days ago | Arts & Culture News
Fun has been put on hold for the next few weeks. Just about everything you were looking forward to doing that requires a ticket or involves gatherings of people in enclosed spaces has been postponed or canceled since Dallas County Judge Clay Jenki...
28 days ago | Arts & Culture News
Some of the world's rarest and most sought after video game artifacts are in Dallas, but they won't be in town for long because they are going up for auction to the highest bidders. And by "highest," we mean at least in the thousands. "The m...
1 month ago | Arts & Culture News
There's no secret formula to Paula Poundstone's comedy. In fact, there's not really any kind of formula to it at all. She just goes out on stage, talks to the audience and finds material in the moment. She trusts that every crowd will give her som...
Stephen Tobolowsky (BING!) Talks About Playing Ned Again from Groundhog Day with Bill Murray for Jeep Ad1 month ago | Arts & Culture News
Just a couple of weeks before Super Bowl LIV, actor and Dallas native Stephen Tobolowsky got the call from his agent that sounded a lot like the call he got when director Harold Ramis decided to cast him as the nosy Ned Ryerson in the classic come...
2 months ago | Arts & Culture News
Are you sad that the football season is done? I mean, besides the fact that you’re a Cowboys fan. These days, the words “Cowboys fans” and “lingering sorrow” are virtually synonymous. Let's talk about the XFL or the “Extreme Football League,” a fo...
2 months ago | Concerts
The sound of music will not only get louder in the Dallas Design District, but also a lot clearer and crisper. All thanks to Live Nation Entertainment's newest music venture: The HiFi will be a two-story, 25,000-square-foot, state-of-the-art conce...