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Interview: Casey Newton of Valise

October 3, 2017

Honest Dallas caught up with Casey Newton of Valise at the start of their tour. Valise has been around for years now. And we’ve been going to their shows since the beginning. Valise is an indie band with a great sound and fun personalities. They just started their fall tour with their show in Orlando […]

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Sunday Sounds: Wall of Orange

September 10, 2017

Dallas based Wall of Orange is only a year old but Gary Parks’ skills as a composer and Indie vocals bring 90’s psychedelic to the modern era of music. Before starting Wall of Orange, Gary Parks was a film and commercial music composer. The production of Wall of Orange’s debut album shows off their ear […]

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Sunday Sounds: Buffalo Black

September 3, 2017

Buffalo Black a great lyricist and Dallas native. His biggest challenge will be overcome the mainstream radio looking for trap beats and incoherent or useless “lyrics.” Not to say all hip-hop or rap on the radio doesn’t have substance. But to be played on repeat radio seems to have a formula that is basic, generic, […]

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Sunday Sounds: Zach Witness

August 20, 2017

Zach Witness is young (24) and has already produced an album for the queen Erykah Badu. Now he’s releasing his own music. Zach Witness has been working with major names in the metroplex to create his first album, “Electric Revival.” He has some major experience to back it up. By 17, he was working for […]

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20 Exciting Events from Now until August 20

August 17, 2017

Multiple Dates: Women Texas Film Festival, Studio Movie Grill (Technology Blvd), 8/17-20 AnimeFest, Sheraton Dallas, 8/17-20 NTX Slam Fest, Action Park Grand Prairie, 8/18 & 19 One Minute Play Festival, Trinity River Arts Center, 8/19-21 at 8 PM Thursday, August 17: Dodie’s End of Summer Bash, Dodie’s Dallas, All day [FREE] Sunset Yoga, Omni at […]

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Sunday Sounds: The Oh Hellos

August 6, 2017

The brother/sister duo backed by an 8 (give or take) member band create a Folk-Americana group, The Oh Hellos. I first came across The Oh Hellos at KXT Summer Cut a few years back. The entire group set up at Starplex Pavillion and were met with the sound issues Starplex is notorious for. They took […]

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Sunday Sounds: Rudi Aliza

July 30, 2017

Rudi Aliza is young but she’s got chops. I’ll openly admit pop music isn’t my preferred genre but I can recognize a good voice when I hear it. I also am aware that pop sells and plays, often repetitively, on most radio stations. But Rudi Aliza is a pop artist I can support. Even at […]

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Free Week Continues: Events for July 20-23

July 20, 2017

Thursday, July 20th Sip & Shop, Dallas Pin Up, 6 PM Deep Ellum Wine Walk– Summer in the City, Deep Ellum (Main Street), 6 PM 1Fest, Three Links, 7 PM Quaker City Night Hawks, Oil Boom, The Roomsounds, Granada Theatre, 7 PM (Part of Free Week) The Dark Crystal 35mm Film, Texas Theatre, 8 PM […]

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Sunday Sounds: medasin

July 16, 2017

medasin is giving Dallas chills, chillwave that is. EDM in Dallas isn’t new but finding new ways to bring enjoyable EDM to the masses is where the talent lies. medasin is another young talent in the EDM world repping Dallas. Honestly, I’m hesitant to call it EDM at all. It’s not all bangers but rather […]

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