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Around Cowtown: The Destroyer talks directing Traffick Jam

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Steve Watkins

Back in 2012, we told you about an annual concert called Traffick Jam that is held in Fu... Read more

Selena Gomez puts Fort Worth estate up for sale

Singer Selena Gomez has put her Montesserat estate up for sale.

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Singer Selena Gomez is saying goodbye to her current Tarrant County digs. Read more

‘La La Land’ composer concentrates on the moment

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For “La La Land” composer and songwriter Justin Hurwitz, it’s been a long, laborious ride from dreaming up the musical with his old college roommate Damien Chazelle over six years ago to becoming the toast of awards season. Read more

Migos: the best thing since microwave popcorn?

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Surely their hearts are pure, but Twitter-tweakers who won’t shut up about Migos being the greatest thing since the Beatles have it all wrong. Migos are the greatest thing since stand-up comedy, welterweight boxing, thunderclaps, birdsongs, fireworks, peekaboo, NBA pump fakes and microwave... Read more

Around Cowtown: Animal Spirit starting to come alive with new CD

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Animal Spirit

Way back in 2013 I told you about an exciting group of kids in a band called Animal Spirit, a psychedelic-rock outfit with creative songwriting and mellow instrumentals. Read more

Metallica to land at AT&T Stadium

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Metallica, fresh off their very loud but sonically troubled duet with Lady Gaga at the Grammys Sunday night, are hitting the road with a date scheduled for June 16 at AT&T Stadium, according to the Dallas Morning News. Read more

Winners list for the 59th Annual Grammy Awards

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Here are some of the winners from the 59th Annual Grammy Awards, held Sunday night at the Staples Center in Los Angeles. For a complete list in all categories, go to www.grammy.com. Read more

‘25’ proves to be a good year for Adele

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Texas was everywhere you turned Sunday at the 59th Annual Grammy Awards. Read more

Maren Morris’ producer pushes limits of Nashville sound

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When Arlington native Maren Morris started writing songs for her major-label debut, “Hero,” the 26-year-old country singer “knew where my musical compass pointed, ... Read more

Adam Ant keeps his bite after all these years

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Michael Sanderson

There’s a buzz on the line, rendering the person at the other end hard to understand, which is unfortunate because that person is Adam Ant. Read more

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