• A Festive Fetish Ball (NSFW)
    November 13 at 11:57 a.m. by Roderick Pullum

    Every year around this time at The Church the Dallas Fetish Ball takes place. All those in attendance are given carte blanche to display their freak flags at full mast. We here at the Observer make it our business to bring you the visuals. We do it…

  • The Mavericks Put on a Show
    November 10 at 11:30 p.m. by Brian Maschino

    On Thursday night, the Mavericks had a City Edition Jersey Launch party at Canton Hall. Big Sean headlined the show. Photos by Brian Maschino

  • The Sights, Sounds and Faces of the Inaugural Posty Fest by Post Malone
    October 29 at 10:30 a.m. by Mikel Galicia

    Post Malone's inaugural Posty Fest turned the Dos Equis Pavilion into a festival grounds for a day of music from the man himself; Travis Scott; Tyler, The Creator; Lil Skies, Ski Mask The Slump God; Tierra Whack and more. All photos by Mikel Galicia


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  • Drag Queens and Pop Star at the Charlie XCX After Party
    October 8 at 9:26 a.m. by Mike Brooks

    Forget get Pizza Hut and Taco Bell, Drag Queens and Charlie XCX is the newest, best combo plate. After party photos by Mike Brooks

  • It's Getting Haute (Noir) in Here
    September 26 at 11:36 a.m. by Roderick Pullum

    Haute Noir year two was another wild extravaganza celebrating Goth Glam, Drag, and fashion all brought to you by Angela Ryan and staff of Deep Ellum's dark jewel The Church. Photos by Roderick Pullum

  • Goths Prom at the Alexander Mansion
    September 17 at 11:25 a.m. by Roderick Pullum

    Here's what we captured Saturday night at Aubrey Metropulous Presents "A Formal Affair 'Prom at the Alexander mansion.'" Photos by Roderick Pullum

  • The Carters on the Run Tour
    September 11 at 11:34 p.m. by Brian Maschino

    Jay-Z and Bey were at it again at the AT&T center. Brian Maschino was there to capture the crowds.

  • Best Nights Out—"Jamz Night Off" at Double Wide
    September 4 at 10:55 a.m. by Roderick Pullum

    Blake Ward's long running DJ night "Jamz" took a break from their regular programming in the spirit of labor day. Sunday night gave way to an event called "Jamz Night Off". The agenda was a mixed bag of goodness that featured burlesque performances…

  • War Breaks Out in Deep Ellum, in a Good Way
    August 20 at 6:54 p.m. by Brian Maschino

    More than whistles got wet this weekend in Deep Ellum as the neighborhood held its Deep Ellum Water Balloon Wars, a soaking-wet benefit for the Foundation45 and the Deep Ellum Community Association. Water balloons, slides, dunking pools and more…

  • Hip-Hop Dance Showcase Brings It On
    July 31 at 1:57 p.m. by Brian Maschino

    At the 7th Annual Dallas Hip-Hop Dance Festival, also known as DHDF 2018, teams pulled out their moves in a competition. Photos by Brian Maschino 

  • Channeling David Bowie at the Rustic
    July 29 at 11:20 p.m. by Christopher Durbin

    Ronnie Heart slipped into the role of starman Ziggy Stardust in a tribute to the life and music of the late David Bowie at The Rustic on July 28th, 2018. Photos by Christopher Durbin

  • Rocking Freely in the Granada
    July 20 at 8:09 a.m. by Christopher Durbin

    Granada shows some love to its loyal fans with four days of free live music from July 18th - 21st 2018. Funk night brought out the soul. Photos by Chris Durbin

  • Best Concerts of 2018 — So Far
    July 19 at 8:58 p.m. by Multiple Authors

    Dallas has seen some great shows in 2018 and our photographers were there to snap all the rock 'n' roll moments. Click through to see shots from St. Vincent, Erykah Badu, Smashing Pumpkins, Justin Timberlake, Harry Styles, Weezer, Pixies, and Post…

  • Puddin Taine Crushes Denton Tomato Fight
    July 13 at 1:59 p.m. by Ed Steele

    Texas Horror Company put on a tomato-themed water balloon fight at Backyard on Bell, complete with live music from Puddin Taine. Ed Steele was there to capture the action as the evening descended into total madness.

  • The Fans: the Last Warped Tour
    July 8 at 2:20 p.m. by Christopher Durbin

    The final cross country Warped Tour rolled through Dallas on July 6, 2018 at Dos Equis Pavilion. Brutal heat and pouring rain couldn't keep fans from enjoying their favorite alternative, punk, and metal bands spanning 7 hours and 7 stages. Photos…

  • The Bands: the Last Warped Tour
    July 7 at 12:15 p.m. by Mike Brooks

    Bands and fans young and old bid farewell to the summer tradition. Photos by Mike Brooks

  • Virtual Idol Hatsune Miku Blasts the Bomb Factory
    July 7 at 11:12 a.m. by Mike Brooks

    Hatsune Miku is a voice-imitated projection whose human presence is a 16-year-old girl with long, turquoise pigtails. The virtual idol performed on Friday at the Bomb Factory and the cosplayers came out to support her. Photos by Mike Brooks

  • We Denton Drag It Celebrates Pride
    July 1 at 4:16 p.m. by Ed Steele

    Denton celebrated pride in magnificent style this weekend at We Denton Drag It produced by Friends With Benefits. Ed Steele, still covered in glitter from the event, was there to document the fabulousness & love with his long lens.

  • Pixies and Weezer Rock the Dos Equis Pavilion
    June 27 at 11:40 p.m. by Mike Brooks

    A pretty cool double bill at Dos Equis with both the Pixies and Weezer in town.  Or at least it was when the brutal Texas sun finally slipped behind the wall at the back of the lawn.... Photos by Mike Brooks

  • Decks in the Park Returns for Summer
    June 22 at 4:24 p.m. by Roderick Pullum

    It's officially Summer and Decks in the Park is back. The DJ lineup for the first edition of 2018 included Carlyle, DJ SC, Titan, Souljah, Jeff Mitchell, Danny West, Jonathan Will, Sno-White, and Jay Clipp. Photos by Roderick Pullum 


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