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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. 22: Of Montreal | Warpaint | Pillar Point

Pillar Point. It’s the new project of Scott Reitherman, former frontman of the now-defunct Throw Me the Statue. The new venture is much different than his previous act, this being an invitation to dance with the requisite slew of synthesizers and bass. It should serve to be a good warm-up for the headlining band (Of Montreal), tonight at Trees.

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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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