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Adam Ant keeps his bite after all these years


Michael Sanderson

There’s a buzz on the line, rendering the person at the other end hard to understand, which is unfortunate because that person is Adam Ant. Read more

Preston’s picks: Travis Linville at the Live Oak; Sara Watkins at Kessler Theater


Maarten deBoer

Travis Linville at the Live Oak Music Hall & Lounge Read more

Around Cowtown: North by North at Shipping & Receiving

Nate Girard

Special to DFW.com

It’s been a while since I made it out to Shipping & Receiving, and so I checked who was on the bill and I noticed that Huffer was playing. That meant I would get to see bassist Anthony Sosa swing his hair around. That’s something I never like to miss. Read more

Lady Gaga flies high at Super Bowl, announces Dallas tour date

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Less than 24 hours after Lady Gaga took a flying leap into Super Bowl halftime history in Houston, she announced dates for her Joanne World Tour, including a stop at Americ... Read more

Preston’s picks: Eric Church at American Airlines Center; Vince Gill at Arlington Music Hall

Music-CMA Awards Predictions


A pair of Nashville talents bring radically different takes on country music to North Texas. Read more

Fort Worth’s Leon Bridges performs unique ‘Star-Spangled Banner’ for ESPN



For most of his career to date, Fort Worth-based singer-songwriter Leon Bridges has been subtle, yet insistent, about his political beliefs. Read more

Around Cowtown: Leroy the Prophet at Lola’s Saloon


Special to DFW.COM

Last week saw one of the all-time great social media meltdowns in Funkytown music history. We won’t go into details, but a local musician got angry at some other musicians for something they said about a third musician. Read more

Dave Matthews and Tim Reynolds make acoustic magic at Verizon Theatre


The Funstar

That which you treasure in your youth can become an albatross in your later years. Read more

Kristin Chenoweth shimmers and soars at Winspear Opera House

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The joy Kristin Chenoweth felt, being in the same time zone she grew up in, was palpable Wednesday. Read more

Preston’s picks: Will Johnson at Club Dada; Rick Astley at House of Blues



A ferociously talented singer-songwriter stops in North Texas, and a British pop icon makes a victory lap. Read more

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