Posts Tagged ‘Shows’

Trees (Dallas, TX) -Words by Jordan Buford // Photos by James Villa – I have never seen Deftones. To be perfectly honest (and please, don’t hate me for this), their music is just too heavy for my tastes. So, obviously, I have never seen the great Chino Moreno perform; but when the opportunity came to check out his side…

Granada Theater (Dallas, TX) – By Austin Reed – There’s something interesting about experiencing the live-music product of a group who has built a reputation upon creating a lofty, emotional studio aesthetic. 99% of the time, that live-music product is exactly what you’d expect: it sounds pretty, and the lights are coo…

American Airlines Center (Dallas, TX) – Words and Photos by James Villa – At the risk of giving away my age, Elton John has been around for quite some time now. I remember my sister playing his songs though out most of my early childhood. It was early 1970 when he made his first appearance on North American soil, and s…

Granada Theater (Dallas, TX) – By Austin Reed – We get it: Pharrell Williams looks young for his age. Like, really young. Young enough to have convinced a larger-than-acceptable populace that he’s a vampire. I’m not making this up: So many people made this observation that Williams had to confirm publicly that he, in f…

DEFTONES HIT THE ROAD FOR STRING OF DATES IN MAY  TICKETS ON SALE TODAY      March 7th, 2014 – Burbank, CA – Grammy-Award winning alternative rock band Deftones has announced that they will hit the road this May for a string of shows that kicks off with the Rocklahoma festival in Oklahoma on May 23rd. The remaining per…

Untapped Festival 2014 Panther Island Pavilion (Fort Worth, Texas) – Words by Jordan Buford // Photos by Ronnie Jackson – It didn’t take long for Untapped Fest to establish its dominance, beginning (and soon expanding) in the Dallas/Fort Worth metroplex, with Houston jumping on as another host city last year, while one…

Granada Theater (Dallas, TX) – By Austin Reed – Sharon Jones is virtuosic. She boasts a highly seasoned brand of vocal talent that, had it been curated in the early 70’s, would have established her as a Motown one percenter. She’s the new-age ambassador for the house built by the Pointer Sisters, Dionne Warwick, Lee Fi…

– By Michal Elizabeth Smith – The annual South By Southwest Music Festival is just around the corner, and I find it important to reflect on just how awesome it is that thousands come together to celebrate music. Festivals like SXSW, Austin City Limits, Coachella, Bonnaroo, and hundreds of others; are powerful forces th…