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Index Festival Fans on What's Best About Deep Ellum and What it Still Needs

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Name: Jobie Tobe (right) and Whitney Freeman (left) Age: 32 (Tobe), 27 (Freeman) Occupation: Construction Manager (Tobe) and Finance (Freeman)

Who are you most excited about at Index Festival? Tobe: "I'm here for the drinks." [laugs] Freeman: Warpaint

What's your favorite Deep Ellum business? Tobe: "I used to go to trees a lot." Freeman: "Angry Dog."

What do you wish Deep Ellum had that it doesn't? Tobe: "More small places for local bands. Like it used to be." Freeman: "A grocery store."

Name: Eric Pool Age: 19 Occupation: Student of Finance at UT Austin

Who are you most excited about at Index Festival? "Boxcar Rebellion and Real Estate. When I saw them on the lineup, I bought tickets."

What's your favorite Deep Ellum business? "Club Dada."

What do you wish Deep Ellum had that it doesn't? "There's nothing really missing that I can think of."

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