In April 2019, the doors for Beauty Bar’s Knox-Henderson location were closed for good, but the revered dance spot found new life two weeks later as it hosted a soft opening at their current home in Deep Ellum. But alas, a future for the Main Street location is no longer...
At the beginning of 2020, artists and entertainers planned their gigging calendar for the year. We know what happened next. The pandemic-sized cancellations and venue shutdowns left artists who rely solely on performing for income wondering where their next meal would come from. In the early stages of COVID, Federal...
Dealing with drunk people has always been an unpleasant part of the job for those in the service industry. Trying to get drunk people to wear a mask is a near impossible mask, local venue workers say. In part, that makes sense. People at bars need their mouths uncovered. The...
Remember when you could park on Elm St. and most of the audience at a show were the other bands?
Last night had that vibe. With rumors of even stricter guidelines being put in place, a couple of dozen friends gathered at Three Links to give rock and roll one more shot. Social distancing? Less folks than a Costco line when the toilet paper gets restocked, and about the same amount of jostling. A rainstorm of Biblical proportions washed the streets clear for whatever comes next.
Highlife was headlining, with support from Calculated Chaos and Periods. Photos by Mike Brooks
On Friday night, DJ Blake Ward threw another hot party. Photos by Karlo X. Ramos
Anime and cosplay set the tone for some good times Saturday at the Green Elephant. Don't believe us? Check the pictures. Photos by Mike Brooks