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Report: Power 89.7 FM soon to become “Way-FM”

For more than 15 years, Christian station KVRK/89.7 FM — which started as KTPW — has been the most rock of all the Christian stations in DFW. There were times when, if you paid little attention to the lyrics, you could mista... Read more

Owner of Gas Pipe, Ridglea Theater arrested

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Star-Telegram Archives

After a two-year federal investigation, the owners of the Gas Pipe head shop chain were arrested Wednesday night facing federal charges for conspiring to sell synthetic marijuana, WFAA reported.. Read more

Lone Star Sounds: New music from Zach Balch

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Jessica Grammon

There’s such an unforced charm to Dallas-based singer-songwriter Zach Balch’s sophomore album, Good Gets Better, that you can’t help but give yourself over to its amiable pleasures. Read more

Kinky headlines Pachanga music fest in Dallas

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Nacional Records

The five-piece outfit known as Kinky may be headlining the Pachanga Latino Music Festival tour that lands at Gas Monkey Live! in Dallas on Friday night, but don’t get it twisted. 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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Special to DFW.com

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

Concert review: Untapped Fort Worth

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Scott Fischer

Well, it was a pretty good time. Until it wasn’t. Read more

Casey James to perform in Arlington at Kenny Chesney pre-party

The tweet not too long ago from former Fort Worth resident Casey James pretty well summed it up: Read more

Hot 93.3 adds Lil Brownie to lineup

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Courtesy Cumulus Media/KLIF-FM

The evolution of KLIF/93.3 FM “Hot 93.3” continues with the addition of Lil Brownie to the lineup. She’ll hold down the 9 a.m.-2 ... Read more

Review: Ed Sheeran at Verizon Theatre

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Special to DFW.com

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

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