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MicroD’s D’s Quest (self-released) When I first saw the artwork for D’s Quest, the new EP from MicroD (the nom de programme of Fort Worth’s...

High-Toned

Cameron Smith wanted to be a songwriter in his early teens, he said, after first hearing Bob Dylan. In fact, War Party originated as...

Free to Rock

Say what you want about sonic identities, but no matter what a band thinks it sounds like, the common element among them all is...

The Future is Now

As Fort Worth-based rapper Tornup sat at Avoca Coffee during a bustling lunch hour trying to answer a reporter’s (overly) simple question –– How...

Dead Rising

Learning on the fly has become the norm for Dead Singers Party. The Fort Worth ensemble recorded and released its debut album, Strange Youth,...

Straight Outta Irving

Unless you live in Irving, you probably don’t have a lot of positive thoughts to spare for it, if you spare any thoughts for...

Leon Bridges’ Encore

Swaying tempos, ooo-ing backing vocals, splishy-splashy drums, echoing guitars, the mélange trebly yet layered to a heavenly thickness –– Coming Home sounds as if it...

A New Kind of Happy

A lot has changed for I Happy Am since its beginnings as a solo musical outlet for Fort Worth artist Rebekah Elizabeth. After about...

Playing it Forward

The Tarrant County College south campus’ jazz band was recently performing at the Live Oak. The music hall was packed. TCC jazz director Rick...

Electro Night

The electronic music scene in North Texas has been growing for the past decade yet while its popularity is on the rise and artists...