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Review: St. Vincent and the Dallas Symphony Orchestra at Winspear Opera House

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Star-Telegram

See St. Vincent in concert often enough, and the shock of the new becomes rather familiar. Read more

Review: Kenny Chesney and Jason Aldean at AT&T Stadium

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If Saturday night’s Kenny Chesney and Jason Aldean doubleheader at AT&T Stadium was a competition — Read more

Review: Dave Matthews Band at Gexa Energy Pavilion

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Special to DFW.com

There was a moment, early in the Dave Matthews Band’s Friday appearance at Gexa Energy Pavilion, where it seemed that this year might finally be when the ensemble ran out of steam. Read more

Review: Noel Gallagher’s High Flying Birds at Majestic Theatre

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Star-Telegram

There’s a particularly delicious irony seeing Noel Gallagher just two weeks removed from the release of Blur’s latest album. Read more

Concert review: Master of the Mic at Lola’s

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Special to DFW.com

Last Wednesday I found myself Lola’s Saloon, sitting at the judges’ table with Tay Spew, and DJ Sean P (MC Playdough’s DJ). It was the first Fort Worth edition of Masters of the Mic — a h... Read more

Review: Sufjan Stevens at Majestic Theatre

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For a long while Sunday, Sufjan Stevens didn’t speak. Read more

Review: Ed Sheeran at Verizon Theatre

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“The way this game is gonna work is, at the end of the night, we have no voices from singing too much.” Read more

Review: Lee Ann Womack at Kessler Theater

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Fort Worth Star-Telegram

Lee Ann Womack wasn’t about to pretend to be something she wasn’t — in this case, completely healthy. Read more

Concert review: Bomb Atomic farewell show at Lola’s

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Special to DFW.com

A few months back, music hero and all around Funkytown Icon Justin “Beef” Williams was injured in an on-the-job accident involving a carbon dioxide leak. Read more

Review: The Who at American Airlines Center

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When it comes to legacy rock acts, there’s always a bit of grading on a curve. Read more

Concert review: Bum Lucky, Pablo & the Hemphill 7 at Magnolia Motor Lounge

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Special to DFW.com

My wife loves reggae, even more than I do. Moreover, as Saturday was our 23rd anniversary, I thought I could get away with taking her out and getting my live music fix in at the same time. She’s used to this kind of thing by now. And since Read more

Review: John Moreland at Kessler Theater

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Fort Worth Star-Telegram

On the eve of his third album’s release, the Oklahoma singer-songwriter proved mesmerizing in an intimate showcase. Read more

‘ACM Presents: Superstar Duets’ brings high profile pairs to Globe Life Park

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It takes more than torrential rains and a more than two-hour delay to dampen country music fans’ enthusiasm. Read more

Concert review: Coyote Cyanide at The Grotto

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“O, THERE ARE COYOTES UP ON SALT CREEK so the sign on the trail says, and it also says, WATCH OUT FOR THE CYANIDE CAPSULES PUT ALONG THE CREEK TO KILL COYOTES. DON’T PICK THEM UP AND EAT THEM. NOT UNLESS YOU’RE A COYOTE. THEY’LL KILL YOU. LEAVE THEM ALONE.” ... Read more

Concert review: Daddy’s Soul Donut at Bronco’s in Hurst

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Twenty years ago, a local musician and bartender named Scott Blue made the rounds of the local hangouts, said goodbye to his friends, then went home and took his own life. Read more

Review: Sturgill Simpson at Billy Bob’s Texas

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There were moments Friday night — the briefest flickers — when it seemed the burden of potential stardom wasn’t necessarily one Sturgill Simpson had much interest in shouldering. Read more

Review: Ariana Grande at American Airlines Center

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By her third song Wednesday, Ariana Grande appeared to have given all she had. Read more

Concert review: The Pyramids at The Cellar

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I was trying to decide where to go to get my weekly live music fix on Saturday, and I got a cryptic message from Casey Smith (formerly of the Where House). Read more

Review: Betty Buckley at McDavid Studio

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There was really no need for Betty Buckley to be nervous. Read more

Review: Erykah Badu at the Bomb Factory

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Take it from someone who spends a lot of time at music venues — literal lines around the block are a rarity. Read more

Review: Sturgill Simpson at Club Dada

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At nine p.m. on the nose, Sturgill Simpson strode onto the Club Dada stage. Read more

Lone Star Sounds: New music from Oil Boom

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Andrew Sherman

On a surface level, nothing about Oil Boom’s brand of music — bluesy, distorted rock ’n’ roll, loaded and ready for last call — seems particularly noteworthy. Read more

Review: U2, ‘Songs of Innocence’

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Apple wasn’t the only entity with a surprise Tuesday. Read more

CD review: Sturgill Simpson, ‘Metamodern Sounds in Country Music’

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Sturgill Simpson’s sophomore record is downright disorienting. Read more

Concert review: Homegrown Music and Art Festival

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May has become musicfest month in every corner of North Texas. Read more

Review: Old 97’s at Strauss Square

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Eric Ryan Anderson

More than most Old 97’s performances in North Texas, Saturday’s showcase in the heart of downtown Dallas truly felt like a homecoming. Read more

Review: Jason Aldean, Eli Young Band, the Wild Feathers and Jack Ingram at March Madness Music Festival

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Special to DFW.com

As seems to happen every time the North Texas area hosts a major sporting event, the weather threatened to play spoiler ahead of this weekend’s Final Four action, spread from Fort Worth to Arlington to Dallas. Read more

Concert review: Toadies at Martin House Brewing

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Back in late ’80s or early ’90s Fort Worth, there was a little punk club on Main Street called The Axis. I never set foot in the place; I was poor — even for the cover for that place — so I’d hang outside and listen to the bands play. There were often more peopl... Read more

Review: Imagine Dragons at American Airlines Center

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Is it still rock music if it bears no discernible edge? Read more

CD review: Eric Church, ‘The Outsiders’

Eric Church is developing two separate and distinct personalities that seem to wrestle each other in a glorious battle royale on his fourth and best album, The Outsiders. Read more

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