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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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Special to DFW.com

“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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Special to DFW.com

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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Special to DFW.com

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

Concert review: Jack Thunder and the Road Soda at the Boiled Owl Tavern

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Special to DFW.com

Jack Thunder and the Road Soda is one my favorite things about living in Funkytown. Not just the band, although the band is enough on its own. It’s more that I get to live in a town th... Read more

Review: Stevie Wonder at American Airlines Center

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Roman Pena & Jamie Ford/Special to DFW.com

So much has changed since Stevie Wonder released Songs in the Key of Life in Sept. 1976 — and so much has not. Read more

Review: The Mavericks at Majestic Theatre

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Special to DFW.com

A good sign you’re at a Mavericks concert: the crowd is on its feet before a single note has been played. Read more

Review: South by Southwest 2015 (Day 1)

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Special to DFW.com

Walking around the first night of the music portion of the South by Southwest Music Conference and Festival, it seemed to be business as usual. Read more

Concert review: SXSW Kickoff Party at The Cellar

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Special to DFW.com

Saturday night I was going through the calendars of the local music venues, and it seemed like everyone was hosting a SXSW party featuring out-of-town rockers. I was in the mood for something local, and ... Read more

Review: Miranda Lambert at American Airlines Center

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It wasn’t hard to figure out if Miranda Lambert was excited about Thursday’s show at American Airlines Center. Read more

Review: Chris Brown & Trey Songz at American Airlines Center

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Star-Telegram

When does an artist’s offstage life crowd out what’s he doing onstage? Read more

Concert review: Brave Combo at The Live Oak

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Special to DFW.com

Thursday night, weather derailed my plan to catch Jazz Night at Shipping & Receiving (I swung by, but there were no jazz musicians to be found). Instead, I headed to the Live Oak to regroup and found Read more

Review: John Mellencamp at McFarlin Auditorium

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Special to DFW.com/Rachel Parker

Like an ember in his soul, anger has always spurred John Mellencamp forward. Read more

Review: Meghan Trainor at Granada Theater

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Roderick Pullum

There are two paths a fledgling pop star can travel. 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

Review: Paul Simon and Sting at American Airlines Center

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Roman Pena & Jamie Ford/Special to DFW.com

The multi-platinum Grammy winners made an unlikely, but fascinating, pair. Read more

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