Posts Tagged ‘michal elizabeth smith’

– By Michal Elizabeth Smith – (First Published May 7th, 2013, The Interlude) I have an impenetrable belief that music saves lives. We celebrate and mourn to musical creations; it is what binds us together. Melodic concoctions burst forth when a bride makes her way down the isle. The audience and groom are speechless; t…

– By Michal Elizabeth Smith – RATING: “PUSH PLAY” She & Him’s third album, Volume 3 is by far their best work yet. Together, Zooey Deschanel and M. Ward created a refreshing and light-hearted album. Whimsical songs such as “I’ve Got Your Number, Son” and “Somebody Sweet To Talk To” are encased with dynamic lyrics and m…

Trees (Dallas, TX) – Words by Michal Elizabeth Smith / Photos by James Villa – “The World Needs More Bands Like The Joy Formidable” The first time I saw The Joy Formidable was two years ago at the Verizon Theater in Grand Prairie. Local radio station, 102.1 The Edge hosted their annual How the Edge Stole Christmas conc…

FC DALLAS STADIUM (Frisco, TX) –  Words by Michal Elizabeth Smith / Photos by James Villa – “This Year’s Eclectic Lineup Play It Out in the Texas Heat” Over 2,500 people gathered on Saturday, April 27th at FC Dallas Stadium in Frisco for 102.1 KDGE’s Edgefest 23. Twenty bands traveled from all over to take part in the…

Trees (Dallas, TX) –  Words by Michal Elizabeth Smith / Photos by James Villa – “Disturbed Frontman Takes New Solo Project On Tour” Industrial metal band Device performed the first show of their headlining tour at Trees in Dallas. Frontman David Draiman formed the side project in June 2012 after his band, Disturbed wen…