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Joan Baez, Steve Earle, Patty Griffin, James McMurtry, and More Raise Funds to Aid Refugees

Joan Baez, Steve Earle, Patty Griffin, James McMurtry, and More Raise Funds to Aid Refugees

Joan Baez, Brandi Carlile, Lila Downs, Steve Earle, Patty Griffin, Emmylou Harris, Dave Matthews, James McMurtry, Buddy Miller, Alynda Segarra, The Mastersons, Lucinda Williams – all Grammy winners and Grammy nominated artists – are donating their talent this month in eight cities for Lampedusa: Concerts for Refugees including Dallas this weekend.

Oaktopia 2017 is Making Its Way South

Oaktopia 2017 is Making Its Way South

Oaktopia Music & Art Festival (Oaktopia), North Texas’ premier independent music and entertainment event, recently announced that they will be relocating to Dallas for the 2017 Festival.

Tune Up Your Guitar – Dallas Porchfest is Almost Here

Tune Up Your Guitar - Dallas Porchfest is Almost Here

If you’re looking for something fun to do in Dallas, put this on your calendar! Dallas PorchFest is a festival celebrating music, the arts, and food on the front porches and yards of the beautiful homes located in the Peak’s Addition neighborhood; It’s a day marked to bring together the greater Dallas community, in support of local musicians, artists, and cuisine, while raising money to improve and beautify the neighborhood (sidewalk repairs, tree plantings, etc.).

Local Food & Suds at the 16th Annual Oktoberfest Southlake Oct. 4th – 8th

Local Food & Suds at the 16th Annual Oktoberfest Southlake Oct. 4th - 8th

This year will mark the 16th anniversary of the Oktoberfest celebration hosted by Southlake's Chamber of Commerce. Over 100,000 people visit throughout the weekend festival! Attendance is completely free -- there are no admissions or parking fees. However, there will be a wide range of food, beverages, and booth items available for purchase.

Iconic Ms. Lisa Fischer and Grand Baton at The Kessler Theater

Iconic Ms. Lisa Fischer and Grand Baton at The Kessler Theater

Ms. Lisa Fischer is finally stepping back into the spotlight again -- at last. After four decades of singing background for icons like the Rolling Stones, Tina Turner, Chaka Khan, and Nine Inch Nails, Lisa is finally offering her own humble, heartfelt song, accompanied by her inventive new band Grand Baton.

Internationally Acclaimed Indie Favorite Arcade Fire to Light Up American Airlines Center Thursday Sept. 28th

Internationally Acclaimed Indie Favorite Arcade Fire to Light Up American Airlines Center Thursday Sept. 28th

Arcade Fire will bring their “Infinite Content” tour to the American Airlines Center next week. Their extensive concert trek promotes their fifth studio album Everything Now.

The tour, produced by Live Nation features a series of special guests including Preservation Hall Jazz Band, Phantogram, Angel Olsen, and Broken Social Scene. Wolf Parade is the featured opening act for their night in Dallas.

Arcade Fire is Win Butler, Will Butler, Regine Chassagne, Jeremy Gara, Tim Kingsbury, and Richard Reed Parry. The band has partnered with PLUS1 so that $1 from every ticket will go to saving lives, revitalizing communities, and transforming global health through Partners In Health.

Texas Favorite Bob Schneider to Perform at Free Uptown Block Party

Texas Favorite Bob Schneider to Perform at Free Uptown Block Party

Uptown Dallas, Inc. presents its 2nd Annual Uptown Block Party! Join them in Griggs Park for music by The Gibbonses followed by headliner- BOB SCHNEIDER! Grab your friends and meet your Uptown neighbors as they enjoy this FREE community event with drinks, food trucks, music, and more!

11th Annual Dallas Salsa Congress Drops this Weekend

11th Annual Dallas Salsa Congress Drops this Weekend

The 11th Annual Dallas Salsa Congress (D.S.C.) will take place later this month and is open to the public. They are planning the most exciting and fun Salsa & Bachata/Kizomba Festival with amazing social dancing, eye catching shows and performances. There are over 64 salsa performances scheduled throughout the weekend as well as workshops from the best instructors in the world for people at all levels going on that Saturday and Sunday.

Okrapalooza 2017!

Okrapalooza 2017!

This music and food festival will be taking place this weekend and is all for a great cause, supporting Promise of Peace Gardens.

Strangelove -The Depeche Mode Experience at Grapefest

Strangelove -The Depeche Mode Experience at Grapefest

Strangelove-The Depeche Mode Experience will be headlining the main stage Friday night at Grapevine, Texas' 31st annual Grapefest Wine Festival. Internationally touring tribute sensation STRANGELOVE delivers a pitch-perfect “best of” DEPECHE MODE arena/stadium scaled concert that transports listeners through time and touches on several key points in DM’s illustrious career.