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Local indie rock band to release new music this fall

Local indie rock band to release new music this fall

Dallas-based indie rock unit NEONNOAH is set to release its sophomore EP titled Bella Vita this September, featuring seven tracks that capture the group’s effortless mixing of indie rock, pop, electronic, and alternative. Comprised of four members from different states and backgrounds, NEONNOAH’s band members thrive in creating a unique sound with fresh songwriting far [...]

Rapper makes waves in Dallas with new EP

Rapper makes waves in Dallas with new EP

Hip-hop lyricist Donovan Payne AKA 88 Killa is released his sophomore EP “88 BPM” on Aug. 5 worldwide with lead track “Boomerang.” 88 Killa, or Killa for short, will be releasing his new set of tracks on international record label and music agency DEFDISCO, which he signed to in November 2015. Since the release of his debut EP [...]

Celebrate Mur’s new album at The Kessler on Sept. 10

Celebrate Mur's new album at The Kessler on Sept. 10

Composer and actor Max Hartman, along with his band Mur, are set to release new album titled “Fire Escapes” on Friday, Sept. 9. An album release celebration is scheduled for Saturday, Sept. 10 at The Kessler Theater in Dallas, $15 tickets can be purchased here. Doors open at 7 p.m. with Shallow Reign taking the [...]

“Oral Fixation” brings shows to Dallas

The creative minds behind Dallas’ hit storytelling show “Oral Fixation” announce “Out From Under The Rug: True Life Tales Of Abortion,” a special series to hit stages in two major Texas cities this fall preceding the national elections. Although SCOTUS has knocked down HB2, abortion access is still under attack. This marks the first time [...]

Summer Pimento Cheese Dip

Summer Pimento Cheese Dip

What is summer without backyard parties, picnics and seasonal eats?? Local caterer Cynthia Cathcart (founder of Cafe Danielle Catering and Events) whipped up a summer pimento cheese recipe for you to impress guests with this summer. It's effortless and delicious!   Ingredients 3 cups grated Cheddar cheese 1-1/2 cups grated Monterey Jack cheese ½ cup [...]

Learn documentary-style street photography at August workshop

Learn documentary-style street photography at August workshop

 Dallas photographers are invited to attend a special Master Class Workshop this August, sponsored and hosted by #ObserveDallas2015 participant 211 Ervay St.downtown, as an extension of the annual Observe Dallas downtown photography project, now in its third year. Taught by photojournalist/street photographer Richard Andrew Sharum, the creative mind behind #ObserveDallas2015, the workshop will take place [...]

Freaky Cool: Dallas Suspension Convention takes place in April

Dallas Suscon and Obscure Enterprises INC. are proud to present The 2016 Dallas Suspension Convention, taking place from Monday, April 18 to Friday, April 22 in Dallas. With an opening party on Sunday, April 17, this six-day extravaganza will feature expert speakers, classes in technique and safety, advanced suspensions, and entertainment geared toward the suspension [...]

Do214 celebrates 2nd anniversary on April 8

Do214 celebrates 2nd anniversary on April 8

Local online event source Do214 is celebrating two years in business this April with a blowout party at The Loft on Friday, April 8 from 8 p.m. to 1 a.m. Celebrating their readers who support local music and events in the Dallas/Fort Worth metroplex, the party will feature special performances by Scottish hip-hop and pop [...]

Pop-up tattoo artist gallery, April 1-3

Pop-up tattoo artist gallery, April 1-3

Fade Fast Tattoo Removal does things a little differently. A stark contrast to the all-white clinical feel of your average tattoo removal shop, locally-owned and operated Fade Fast has a hip, artistic vibe. Founder Allen Falkner celebrates tattoo art and, in fact, is covered in tattoos himself. Clients drawn to the shop embrace the fact [...]

The Lash Loft offers brow extensions that you can’t get anywhere else in town

The Lash Loft offers brow extensions that you can't get anywhere else in town

The Lash Loft, the hottest eyelash extensions boutique in Dallas, recently added the new addition of its brow services. And this is one type of service you won't find anywhere else in Dallas! This elevated new look comes from the popular demand of big, bold brows from across the globe.  Inspired by an increased demand for brow shaping services at the salon, this highbrow luxury service costs [...]