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– By Austin Reed – A very peculiar thing happened to the musical landscape during the summer of 2010. Dance music was devolving in front of our very eyes. Dub step had regressed into something that sounded much more harmful than pleasing—as if the point of the bass line was to cause a rift in the earth. Be it a byprodu…

MUSIC WE CURRENTLY ENJOY “Listen to This! Thank us Later.” JULY 2013: Music “On Tour Monthly Recommends” Track List: “Fugitive Air” by OF MONTREAL “This Life” by EDWARD SHARPE AND THE MAGNETIC ZEROS “The Dreamer” by UN CHIEN “Granfaloon” by SECRET GHOST CHAMPION “True Believer” by WIDOWSPEAK “Falling” by CHVRCHES “Not…

MAYHEM FEST – AUGUST 4TH – GEXA ENERGY PAVILION (Dallas, TX) – By Jerry Rutherford – The Rockstar Energy Drink Mayhem Festival is always something to look forward to for literally thousands of Hard Rock/Heavy Music fans here in the DFW area not to mention in and around North Texas each year when it rolls through town. …

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…