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‘Nightcrawler’ creeps into theaters, but leaves some thrills to be desired

‘Nightcrawler’ creeps into theaters, but leaves some thrills to be desired

| October 31, 2014 | 0 Comments

Just in time for Halloween, Jake Gyllenhaal’s latest film, “Nightcrawler” creeps on to the screen this weekend

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Twenty One Pilots says farewell to Vessel with 2-night Dallas stand

Twenty One Pilots says farewell to Vessel with 2-night Dallas stand

| October 18, 2014 | 0 Comments

Twenty One Pilots has one of the most entertaining and fun live shows in existence today and if you haven’t seen them yet, you’re really missing out.

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Unsaintly ‘St. Vincent’ will make you laugh & cry

Unsaintly ‘St. Vincent’ will make you laugh & cry

| October 17, 2014 | 0 Comments

If you’ve ever heard one of those viral Internet stories about Bill Murray crashing some friend’s party or just being an all-around awesome dude, you might already be thinking of the timeless actor as a bit of a saint. However, in “St. Vincent,” Bill Murray’s character is probably the furthest thing you can imagine from a saint.

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Jenny Lewis charms at South Side Music Hall, Dallas TX

Jenny Lewis charms at South Side Music Hall, Dallas TX

| October 7, 2014 | 0 Comments

Jenny Lewis is slated for a quadruple whammy in Austin as part of her Austin City Limits Festival appearances, but the beauty of the festival bookings meant Jenny Lewis was able to treat the rest of Texas to a mini tour complete with some rarer and lesser heard tracks along with big festival favorites. Dallas joined the singer songwriter for an enchanting evening at the Southside Music Hall during one of her ACL breaks.

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Watch TV on the Radio’s star studded video for ‘Happy Idiot’

Watch TV on the Radio’s star studded video for ‘Happy Idiot’

| October 1, 2014 | 0 Comments

TV on the Radio shares a new video of their first single from their upcoming record, Seeds, and it’s packed with fun star power.

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In Photos: The Airborne Toxic Event at Stubbs, Austin TX

In Photos: The Airborne Toxic Event at Stubbs, Austin TX

| September 29, 2014 | 1 Comments

The Airborne Toxic Event stopped by Austin for a packed outdoor show at Stubbs.

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Waters announces tour dates with Tegan and Sara

Waters announces tour dates with Tegan and Sara

| September 25, 2014 | 0 Comments

Waters has just announced a West Coast tour with Tegan and Sara.

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Manchester Orchestra Re-Imagines Cope, Releases Hope

Manchester Orchestra Re-Imagines Cope, Releases Hope

| September 24, 2014 | 0 Comments

Atlanta’s Manchester Orchestra’s latest album, Cope, was a beautiful but heavy record released earlier in 2014. Proving that there can always be light found in the darkest of places (thanks, Dumbledore), the band has reworked their album into an new, uplifting record titled Hope.

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Fun Fun Fun announces Nites lineup

Fun Fun Fun announces Nites lineup

| September 22, 2014 | 0 Comments

Austin’s Fun Fun Fun Fest has announced its nights lineup featuring Pains of Being Pure at Heart, Dinosaur Jr, Blood Brothers and other festival acts.

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‘The Maze Runner’ is a thrilling adventure that improves on the book (Bethany’s Review)

‘The Maze Runner’ is a thrilling adventure that improves on the book (Bethany’s Review)

| September 19, 2014 | 0 Comments

The next young adult post-apocalyptic dystopian novel to tackle the big screen is James Dashner’s “The Maze Runner.” And for once, the movie is actually better than the book.

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