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The Kessler Theater (Dallas, TX) – Words by Jordan Buford (The Music Enthusiast) / Photos by James Villa – “Life is Still Good“ There was a special night of music going on at the Kessler Theater in the Oak Cliff part of Dallas. It wasn’t just because the venue was playing host to some amazing local bands, but the only…

– By Austin Reed – Say what you will about the virtues of rock and roll. Say that it stands apart from other genres because of the malleable properties that effortlessly blend the best of every genre that surrounds it. Say it’s progressive because it provides a no-holds-barred creative outlet for some of the most obscu…

– By Karl Heinz – So, we think this is awesome.  A new series by Polyvinyl Records; a mix-tape of sorts, featuring Japandroids, Of Montreal and more! Polyvinyl Records “Hi-Five #1” polyvinylrecords.tumblr.com Here’s the deal: there are 5 Mondays in July and we’re just as bummed about that as Garfield, so to help all th…

JUNE 23RD—FORT WORTH WEEKLY 11TH ANNUAL MUSIC AWARDS FESTIVAL—(8 Venues – Fort Worth, TX) – By Dustin Blocker – “48 of Fort Worth’s Best Bands, FOR FREE“ Eleven years of greatness continues this Sunday when Fort Worth’s independent weekly rag hosts 48 of the best bands in the Metroplex! It plays out like a mini-SXSW, e…

JULY 23RD—ROCK FOR OKLAHOMA (Chesapeake Energy Arena – OKC, OK) – By Dustin Blocker – “Superstars Align for Oklahoma Tornado Relief Benefit“ Oklahoma City favorite sons the Flaming Lips will join an all-star line-up of musicians with a special connection to the state of Oklahoma for the Rock For Oklahoma Benefit concer…

MUSIC WE CURRENTLY ENJOY “Listen to This! Thank us Later.” JUNE 2013: Music “On Tour Monthly Recommends” Track List: “Morning Sickness” by BOSNIAN RAINBOWS “Sweater Weather” by THE NEIGHBOURHOOD “Jack (LIVE Version)” by W.A. FITE “A New Life” by JIM JAMES “Pretty Pain” by OURS “DNA” by EMPIRE OF THE SUN “Affection (Tar…

Dallas’ Hand Drawn Records releasing new Brandon Callies Band EP, Life is Still Good, July 2013. The issue will be limited edition in nature – only 300 vinyl and 200 compact discs will be produced. Details: Friday, July 5th, The Kessler Theater. The Orange, Brandon Callies Band, Exit 380. Doors at 7pm. Tickets $12: htt…

Trees (Dallas, TX) – By James Villa – Los Angeles’ black and white The Neighbourhood and tour mates The 1975 swept through Dallas’ Trees last night, and we’ll have a review of the night’s events later on.  But if this picture can tell you the 1000 words, then perhaps you already know what happened? “Sweater Weather“ TH…