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Betty Buckley bringing ‘Ghostlight,’ song interpretation workshop home to Fort Worth

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SPECIAL/RACHEL PARKER

Betty Buckley has a very busy spring planned, with multiple appearances in her beloved hometown. Read more

Concert review: Paul Slavens at the Live Oak

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Special to DFW.com

I see a lot of bands, at least 100 a year. I stopped counting a long time ago, but in general I only talk about the ones that I think are worth talking about. Read more

Review: Kat Edmonson at Kessler Theater

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Star-Telegram

“How are you lovebirds doing?” Kat Edmonson asked those gathered at the Kessler Theater Friday. “Are you here with your valentine? I hope so.” Read more

Dimebag Darrell’s house gets ‘Guitar World’ tour

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Star-Telegram archives

It’s hard to believe that is has been more than 10 years since “Dimebag” Darrell Abbott, the former lead guitarist for Pantera, was among four people fatally shot in a Columbus, Ohio, nightclub during a concert by Abbott’s band Damageplan. (A Columbus police officer ki... Read more

‘Hee Haw’ musical premiering in Dallas this fall

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Invision

Get ready for a familiar mix of gentle, cornball jokes and country music when a stage version of Hee Haw lands in Texas this fall. Read more

CD review: Jamie Cullum, ‘Interlude’

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Blue Note Records

There’s an implicit warning in the title of Jamie Cullum’s standards album, Interlude. Read more

Queen City Music Hall closes as H&M prepares to move in

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DFW.com archives

The downtown Fort Worth venue Queen City Music Hall, once hailed as a possible game-changer for the local music scene, has officially closed. Read more

Lone Star Sounds: New music from Claire Morales

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Courtesy Claire Morales

Resting somewhere near the hazy intersection of shoegaze, folk and rock, Denton-based singer-songwriter Claire Morales’ debut LP Amaranthine bewitches from its opening moments. Read more

Preston’s picks: Kat Edmonson at Kessler Theater; Dwight Yoakam at Billy Bob’s Texas

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Robert Ascroft

Catch the singer-songwriter in Dallas, or spend Valentine’s Day with a true country star. Read more

Jessie J UTA concert canceled

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TNS

The pop star, citing “extreme exhaustion,” scrapped the concert late Monday. Read more

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