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Review: Queen + Adam Lambert at AAC in Dallas

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Special to DFW.com

Turns out, “Fat-bottomed Girls” really do make the rockin’ world go ’round. Read more

‘Under the Electric Sky’ documentary brings EDM to the big screen

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Focus Features

The documentary opens in North Texas July 25. Read more

Time apart strengthens bluegrass trio Nickel Creek

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Brantley Guiterrez

The trio of musicians in Nickel Creek grew up performing together, but ultimately it was the nearly seven years spent concentrating on their own separate musical interests that made returning the stage together all the more exciting. Read more

Preston’s picks: The Polyphonic Spree at Club Dada; Lady Gaga at American Airlines Center

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Lauren Logan

Lady Gaga returns to Dallas with a brand-new — but no less crazy — tour. Read more

CD review: Phish, ‘Fuego’

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Peter Yang

For a band that made its name on being able to interact with one another while playing live, Phish has had a hard time translating that collaborative interplay in the studio. Read more

Lone Star Sounds: Exit 380, Jackopierce and Larry Legion

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James Villa Photography

For its first studio album (and sixth overall) in nearly three years, DFW quintet Exit 380 (vocalist/keyboardist Dustin Blocker, guitarist Aaron Borden, guitarist Jeremy Hutchinson, bassist... Read more

EDM in DFW: Tarrant goes techno

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Brandon Wade/DFW.com

Fort Worth trails Dallas in terms of EDM activity but some local DJs are trying to change that. Read more

EDM in DFW: The Lizard Lounge in Dallas

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Richard W. Rodriguez/DFW.com

The venerable club maintains its status as the HQ for EDM in North Texas — and it will soon spawn an intimate spinoff. Read more

EDM in DFW: Lights All Night

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aLIVE Coverage

Two Dallas friends are taking their popular EDM events from Big D to the world. Read more

EDM in DFW: Falling into step with dance music

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aLIVE Coverage

From Lights All Night to the legendary Lizard Lounge — and DJs everywhere in between -- North Texas is jumping on the beat bandwagon Read more

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