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Top 5 Shows

ANTHONY MARIANI
1.) Has anyone mentioned that chill electronic dance music is the new yacht rock? Most of the lyrics (if there are any) are lovey-dovey, and if you trade the turntables and synths for guitars and pianos, you’ve got early Kenn...


WILLIS ALAN RAMSEY'S SELF-TITLED FIRST ALBUM WAS RELEASED IN 1972, AND FANS HAVE BEEN WAITING FOR THE FOLLOW-UP EVER SINCE.

More On Willis Alan Ramsey And His Fort Worth Gig

Jeff Prince
The Outlaw era of the 1970s exploded just as I was becoming a rebellious teenager obsessed with music. Before long I was hooked on Willie Nelson, Jerry Jeff Walker, Steven Fromholz, Michael Murphey, and other artists who grew l...



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Free Lyft from DrinkedIn

STEVE STEWARD
Did you know that “Blogger Relations Representative” is an actual job? Did you also know that bloggers apparently require the sort of careful, fawning engagement normally reserved for foreign dignitaries? What a world we li...


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Top 5 Shows

ANTHONY MARIANI
1.) Shonen Knife used to be my favorite band –– for a minute. Not long after the all-female Japanese trio that formed in 1981 arrived with a bang into my world about a decade later, bassist Michie Nakatani, frontwoman Naoko...



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2014 Tarrant County Gay Pride Week

JIMMY FOWLER
The 2014 Tarrant County Gay Pride Week festivities happen Oct 2-12 at different venues around the city. Here’s a complete guide to the times, dates, and locations of all the events, but it’s a good idea to highlight the wee...


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Opal Lee Wants To Celebrate 88th Birthday With You

Jeff Prince
Opal Lee is about to celebrate her 88th birthday, and she’d like to see you at her party. If you go, bring a little money for the collection plate. Lee’s using her birthday as a means to fund an even bigger party. &...



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DFW Meet and Cruise on Sept 27

JIMMY FOWLER
Despite gradually expanding (and much-needed) light rail systems in North Texas, the automobile remains the transportation of choice around here. It’s therefore inevitable that people would maintain a certain fetishy relation...


BARRY CORBIN AND JOE STEVENS DISCUSS A SCENE ON A HOT AFTERNOON IN GAINESVILLE (Photo by Jeff Prince)

Final Thoughts on Windsor, Barry Corbin, Joe Stevens & Co.

Jeff Prince
The ol’ notebook is about emptied out, the camera card is picked clean, and my buzz is finally subsiding after visiting the set of Windsor earlier this month (“A Script For Texas,” Sept. 17, 2014). If you’d ...



THE OBJECT THAT KEEPS SLIPPING THROUGH DEMARCO MURRAY'S FINGERS.

Off Asides On Dallas Cowboys vs Rams, Fumbles

Jeff Prince
Tony Dorsett can finally relax. The former Dallas Cowboys star fumbled the football more than any other National Football League running back not named Franco Harris. (Dorsett and Harris are tied with 90 fumbles each in their c...


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Luke Wade Wows on The Voice

ANTHONY MARIANI
Part of what makes The Voice better than its predecessor, American Idol, is the former’s emphasis on musicality in objection to sheer record-selling capabilities. That, and the Voice coaches are really a lot of fun to be arou...