Diamond Rodrigue is layout editor and writes about music and culture for the Dallas Observer.
On Concert Tour with His Brother Michael, Kevin Bacon Talks About Creativity and Using Fame for Good Causes20 days ago | Celebrities
The Bacon Brothers, Kevin and Michael, are wrapping up their Shaky Ground Tour in support of their 2018 eponymous album and will stop at Billy Bob's Texas on Oct. 11. The Philadelphia natives have been making music professionally for about 25 year...
1 month ago | DFW Music News
Chris Flemmons sits at a bench on the dimly lit, smoke-filled patio of Dan’s Silverleaf in Denton on a Monday evening, sipping a bitters and soda between tugs off his cigarette. He’s gearing up for an upcoming celebratory three-gig Texas tour with...
2 months ago | Concerts
In an imperfect world, it's naive to assume there will ever be a perfect concert experience. Some things are just out of our control: noisy audiences during intimate sets, slow bar service or a band that starts an hour after its set time. But, lik...
2 months ago | DFW Music News
Lord knows it’s hard to support a family as a regionally successful singer-songwriter, especially a big family. That’s why Doug Burr decided early on to work full time during the day to support his wife and four kids, switching hats to write music...
3 months ago | Concerts
Just a few feet from the train tracks that run through Denton’s industrial district is a club that recalls the college town’s rough-and-tumble early days of DIY music venues. Rubber Gloves Rehearsal Studios was a place that welcomed the experiment...
3 months ago | DFW Music News
After a string of renovations and soft re-openings earlier this year, Rubber Gloves Rehearsal Studios is poised to ring in a new era for Denton’s creative scene. With more than just concerts on the books these days, the club is undergoing an ident...