Interview: Casey Newton of Valise

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Pronounced Lek-kah

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INTERVIEW: Kyle Morris of The Unlikely Candidates

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Your Grandma’s Cookin’ and Her Furniture Too

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Food | Review

Mercy Wine Bar

September 12, 2017

An upscale wine bar with a large selection, live music, and customers who wear flip-flops, Mercy stays busy. Monday-Thursday: 10:57 AM- 11:57 PM the door of Mercy reads. Google isn’t wrong when you looked it up. The weekend hours are just as odd. Though I have yet to see people there before 6 PM, Mercy […]

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Music

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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Deals | Events | Free

This Weekend’s Theme: Beer

September 7, 2017

Today is National Beer Lover’s Day. So before I get into all of the events for the weekend, I have a special deal for today (9/7) only! Get your BrewFest tickets for just $27 today! Get your tickets before they’re gone: bit.ly/nbldsale Thursday, Sept 7  BrewFest Pre-Party, LEKKA Henderson, 6 PM Beauty and the Beast, Winspear […]

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Food | Review

Closest Thing to Street Tacos in Addison?

September 5, 2017

It might be that the best “street style tacos” I’ve had in Addison actually come from a family owned chain from Austin. ZuZu Handmade Mexican Food might have started in Austin but has since expanded throughout the Dallas metroplex. And I’m so glad they did. Addison is filled with Mexican chain restaurants: Gloria’s, Taco Diner, […]

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Music

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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Events | Free

Get Ready for a Long Labor Day Weekend

August 31, 2017

Staying in town this Labor Day Weekend? Don’t worry there is plenty to do in Dallas (as there is every weekend). As always be sure to check the Honest Dallas calendar or Facebook page for more details and updates.  Thursday, August 31st SoundMinds Music Festival, Granada Theater, 5:15 PM Hurricane Harvey Relief Dinner, Don’t Tell […]

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Events | Volunteer

All the Ways to Help Those Affected by Hurricane Harvey

August 29, 2017

As of this morning, flooding has reached historic levels from some areas of south Texas. This morning a levee was breached in the Columbia Lakes area worsening conditions. You have the opportunity to help those in need.  Here is what the NHC NOAA has said about Harvey: “Heavy rains continue to spread over the Houston […]

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Hasta Luego! Going on Vacation!

August 20, 2017

Hello awesome reader!  Honest Dallas is going on a beach vacation! I won’t be posting to the site during that time. But don’t worry you can see still up-to-date events and news on the Facebook page. The Honest Dallas calendar also has current Dallas events.  Be back soon! Honest Dallas

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Music

Sunday Sounds: Zach Witness

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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Art | Deals | Events | Free | Music

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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