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Your backstage pass to the DFW music scene and beyond.

Sarah Jarosz revisits her roots and shares new music at Kessler Theater in Dallas

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Star-Telegram

The slightly boozy cry rang out from the darkness. Read more

Kelly Clarkson welcomes baby boy

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TNS

Kelly Clarkson gave birth to her second child Tuesday. Read more

Frisco’s Ben Schneider to meet musical hero Ben Folds Thursday

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Allan Amato

Frisco’s Ben Schneider is a big, big Ben Folds fan — and of one song, in particular. Read more

Lone Star Sounds: New music from Hayes Carll

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Jacob Blickenstaff

From the opening moments of his fifth studio album, Austin troubadour Hayes Carll sounds as if the words he’s singing are being unearthed from the darkest corners of his soul. Read more

CD review: Parker Millsap, ‘The Very Last Day’

The first song is Hades Pleads and the last is Tribulation Hymn, which means Parker Millsap takes his audience to hell and back. Read more

Rockin’ the River returns to Panther Island on June 16

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Darren Pike

In its six years of existence, Rockin’ the River has become as integral a part of summer as ice cream and baseball. Read more

Duran Duran still running strong

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Stephanie Pistel

Long before the future actually arrived, Duran Duran could see it. Read more

Savages unleashes brutal beauty at Trees in Dallas

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Special to the Star-Telegram

The London-based quartet brought intense post-punk anthems to Deep Ellum Monday. Read more

Around Cowtown: Sally Majestic at Lola’s

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Special to DFW.COM

It was a big week for music in Funkytown. Read more

Justin Bieber brings spectacle to American Airlines Center in Dallas

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Star-Telegram

Let us consider the word “purpose.” Read more

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