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Pre-Halloween Concerts: Decks in the Park | Redsean | Paradise

Before we get started, please direct your attention to Dallas Observer contributor Eric Grubbs’ thorough tribute to local music personality, Evan Chronister, who died due to injuries sustained in a scooter accident on Monday. Grubbs does a much better job than I could at summarizing the occasional DJ and music scene fixture’s insatiable appetite for music, specifically of […]

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Is Dallas Arts Criticism too Negative? Or too Kind? Plus: Your Weekend Concert Picks

Today I briefly stopped by the TASA (Texas Associations of Schools of Art Conference) Conference, which included our own Peter Simek.The rest of the lineup included Jennifer Smart (Arts + Culture), Lauren Smart (The Dallas Observer), Gini Mascorro (KXT), and Lee Escobedo of Thrwd.  Two very interesting points were brought up. An attendee raised his hand […]

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Concert Picks for Oct. 16: Derrick Carter | “Vibe” | “Big Bang”

Earlier today I told you all about the Metronomy show happening at Trees, and obviously, I am dying to go. I’ve been under the weather today, so you should go, on the off-chance I don’t make it. There is another event that’s definitely worth your time this evening, and perhaps it can act as an […]

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Concert Picks for Oct. 2: Jail Flanagan’s New Project | Golden Boys | The Travis

Former Denton resident and Golden Boys’ founding member, John Wesley Coleman III, is playing at Fred’s Texas Cafe in Fort Worth this evening. He’ll be joined by Wreckless Eric, who was recently on the receiving end of some very high praise from a very respectable songwriter, Greg Cartwright, when he was guest editing Magnet magazine over the […]

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