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Review: Ariana Grande at American Airlines Center

Ariana Grande In Concert - New York

Greg Allen/Invision/AP

By her third song Wednesday, Ariana Grande appeared to have given all she had. Read more

April Fool’s: The DFW radio pranks

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Courtesy of KSCS

When it comes to holidays, for some radio stations, April Fool’s Day is about a big as switching to Christmas music in November is for others. A brief rundown of pranks: Read more

Nick Jonas to play Hilton Anatole April 22

2015 iHeartRadio Music Awards - Arrivals

John Salangsang/Invision/AP

Just two days after it was revealed Nick Jonas will be part of the 50th annual ACM Awards festivities in Arlington comes word that he’ll be sticking around North Texas for an intimate... Read more

Preston’s picks for week of April 3-9

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Crackerfarm

Sturgill Simpson at Billy Bob’s Texas Read more

CD review: Sufjan Stevens’ ‘Carrie & Lowell’

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Asthmatic Kitty

A hushed, intent Sufjan Stevens contemplates death, grief, family and memory on his quietly moving new album, Carrie & Lowell, in songs that entwine autobiography and archetype. Read more

Lone Star Sounds: New music from Doug Burr

Over the last decade, Doug Burr has become, without necessarily trying, a songwriter from whom a certain brand of song can be expected. Read more

UPDATED: Rolling Stones to play AT&T Stadium June 6

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Brian Rasic

After weeks of speculation, the Rolling Stones made it official Tuesday morning. Read more

Willie Nelson takes 4th of July Picnic back to Austin, prepares to launch own brand of marijuana

Willie Nelson's Picnic 2013

Star-Telegram

Just a few weeks after Billy Bob’s Texas announced its own, two-day 4th of July Picnic, Willie Nelson has revealed where his beloved picnic will be held. Read more

Concert review: The Pyramids at The Cellar

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Special to DFW.com

I was trying to decide where to go to get my weekly live music fix on Saturday, and I got a cryptic message from Casey Smith (formerly of the Where House). Read more

ACM Awards announce performances from Brooks & Dunn, Christina Aguilera, Nick Jonas

2015 iHeartRadio Music Awards - Arrivals

John Salangsang/Invision/AP

Less than a month to go before the Academy of Country Music Awards’ 50th annual ceremony arrives in North Texas at Arlington’s AT&T Stadium, and earlier today, organizers announced another round of performers. Read more

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