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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

Mary Chapin Carpenter reconfigures her career with ‘Movies’

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Russ Harrington

Writing a song is like building a house. Read more

Review: South by Southwest 2015 (Day 4)

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Special to DFW.com

The penultimate day of South by Southwest was, to quote the Twitter hashtag, #SXSWet. Read more

Fort Worth’s Luke Wade has soul to spare

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Star-Telegram

For the singer-songwriter and former contestant on The Voice, it has been a year of high notes, low notes and amazing experiences. Read more

RIP Jack Woods of DFW’s ‘Charlie & Harrigan’ radio team

Jack Woods, who was known to radio listeners in DFW and elsewhere and Charlie Brown, part of the Charlie & Harrigan radio show, died March 17 in San Diego, according to the Texas Radio Hall of Fame Facebook page. He was 80. Read more

Review: South by Southwest 2015 (Day 3)

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Special to DFW.com

By the third day of South by Southwest, you start to feel like a shark — keep moving or die. Read more

Christopher Hackett out at KVIL/103.7 FM

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CBS Radio

Once again, that dreaded “different direction” has gotten to someone in broadcasting. Read more

Kelly Clarkson nails Tracy Chapman’s ‘Give Me One Reason’

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Invision/AP

Things have been relatively quiet in Kelly Clarkson Land since her media blitz a couple of weeks ago that involved standing up to “The Most-Hated Woman in Britain, Read more

Review: South by Southwest 2015 (Day 2)

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Special to DFW.com

It’s surprisingly easy to forget, in the thick of South by Southwest, just why you’re bouncing around town like a pinball to begin with. Read more

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