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Tango at A5A

Jimmy Fowler
This Saturday (June 25) at 8:15pm, Arts Fifth Avenue will host Tango on the Avenue, an evening of scintillating Latin dance where everyone from beginners to experienced tango-ers can participate. The $10 entry fee includes a fr...


Last Great DJ On Documentary Channel

Jeff Prince
Over the years I’ve gotten to know KHYI 95.3 “The Range” disc jockey Brett Dillon by serving as a judge at the annual Texas Music Showdown at White Elephant Saloon. Dillon is an interesting cat, and full of li...



Texas Rangers Fans Break Dumbest Record Ever

Jeff Prince
The Texas Rangers broke the Guinness Book of World Records for most people wearing sunglasses in the dark, and also set a record for the most ridiculous publicity stunt of the year. It only took 424 people wearing sunglasses to...


Financial Aid for The Apache 5

Anthony Mariani
A little help from friends is on the way for The Apache 5, the mid-’60s-ish pop-rock Fort Worth quartet whose Southside rehearsal space was recently broken into by thieves and promptly emptied. In addition to a ton of gear, i...



Joe King Carrasco, Ramblin Jack Are Must See

Jeff Prince
It’s rare that I recommend people go to Dallas, but I’m making an exception for nostalgia’s sake. Two must-see shows are being held at Poor David’s Pub this weekend. (And the club is a heck of a lot easi...


Drink With the ‘Phibs

Jimmy Fowler
Arts groups have been hit particularly hard in this sour economy. It’s important for them to create unconventional fundraising events so that people are having so much fun, they barely realize they’re donating. Amphibian Pr...



Apache 5 Equipment Stolen

Anthony Mariani
In the thick of the night in the early morning hours of Fri., Jun. 17, thieves broke through a brick wall and triple-layered plywood to enter a Southside rehearsal space and steal the contents –– guitars, assorted amplifier...


Worldwide Accent Project Needs Better Texas Talk

Jeff Prince
The Worldwide Accent Project is relying on the YouTube community to help compile a “global accent archive,” and the contributions from people in this area leave much to be desired. Now here’s what a Texas acce...



I Am a Lesbian Blogger*

Kristian Lin
*I’m lying. By now, you’ve undoubtedly heard of the blogger calling herself A Gay Girl in Damascus being unmasked as a 40-year-old American grad student living in Scotland. Tom MacMaster is married to a student of M...


“Earthlings” at 1919 Hemphill

Jimmy Fowler
Animal lovers and passionate vegetarians probably don’t need another excuse to be outraged, but 1919 Hemphill will provide one with the 7pm Sunday (June 19) screening of Earthlings, a 2005 documentary feature narrated by Joaq...