Posts Tagged ‘the music enthusiast’

Three Links (Dallas, TX) – Words by Jordan Buford / Photos by James Villa – There was no doubt that the show this night at Three Links belonged to the Swindle Boys, who, with the help of Hand Drawn Records, were releasing the much anticipated Motion EP. I had seen them only once before this, sometime during the year be…

Trees Dallas (Deep Ellum, TX) IO ECHO WITH HAIM – Words by Jordan Buford (The Music Enthusiast)- The fans had flocked to Trees in droves this night to witness the Los Angeles based band, Haim, and when I arrived, I was surprised to the see the venue well on its way to reaching capacity. It was a little more than a hour…

Trees (Dallas, TX) – Words by Jordan Buford / Photos by James Villa – The Dallas/Fort Worth area may not be home to any of the huge nationally known festivals like Austin is, but the cities don’t have to be to still be able to reap some of the benefits of them. Take for instance the show at Trees this night, where, aft…

THE HOUSE OF BLUES (Dallas, TX) – Words by Jordan Buford / Photos by James Villa – First on deck at the House of Blues this night was Charming Liars, a band who was a long way from home, which was something front man Charlie Cosser also pointed out once he and his band mates had taken the stage. “We are Charming Liars…

THE HOUSE OF BLUES (Dallas, TX) – Words by Jordan Buford (The Music Enthusiast) / Photos by James Villa – The crowd at the House of Blues had grown exponentially from when the night first started, all of whom were now eagerly awaiting Sick Puppies, who were touring in support of the newly released Connect album. Conver…

The Prophet Bar (Dallas, TX) – By Jordan Buford (The Music Enthusiast) – “One of the Best Shows I Have Ever Seen“ For the first time in several years, the New York based rock outfit known as Ours was performing in Dallas. This was actually the first time they had truly toured in awhile, taking a hiatus while front man…

Thursday, February 21st, 2013 – The Curtain Club – By Jordan Buford (The Music Enthusiast) – “Metal bands share a thick bill at Dallas’ Curtain Club“ Torch Entertainment was presenting a show at the Curtain Club in Dallas this night, and I almost didn’t go to it. The reason being it was billed as a metal show, and any…

The Curtain Club (Dallas, TX) – Words by Jordan Buford (The Music Enthusiast) / Photos by James Villa – “Cinco de Mustache Cinco: In Memory of Clint Waycaster“ I was familiar with the annual Cinco de Mustache event, which took place at various Dallas venues since 2009, even though I never attended any of the concerts t…