Posts Tagged ‘music’

Deep Ellum Music, Art Venue Readies for Summer Opening

Posted by Lance Murray

Work is beginning on a new music and art venue in Deep Ellum that will have two stages, a bar, and a food truck park.

Deep Ellum Art Co. is scheduled to open this summer, according to a report in …

Music Startup CommonEdits Gets $600K Seed Capital, Nears June Launch

Posted by Lance Murray

CommonEdits, the Dallas startup that created a drag-along license that helps music artists get a cut of each download of their songs, is ready for its North American product launch in June.

The launch is supported by $600,000 in seed …

Alt Philanthropy Gives Bands Free Pub, Helps Causes

Posted by Nicholas Sakelaris

Two Dallas-Fort Worth area high school students are promoting up-and-coming bands while raising money for charity.

Caitlin Ferguson and Ramisha Sattar founded Alt Philanthropy where they interview alternative and independent bands, post the content to their website, and then sell …

SMU Profs Given Grants for Humanities Research

Posted by Heather Noel

Two Southern Methodist University professors were the only North Texans recently named recipients of National Endowment for the Humanities grants. 

Zachary Wallmark, assistant professor and chair of music history at SMU Meadows School of the Arts, received $25,200 to further …

Singer/Songwriter Nelly Furtado Records in Oak Cliff

Posted by Lance Murray

Dallas is well known for the music created by a litany of home-grown artists including the late Stevie Ray Vaughan and his brother, Jimmy, Steve Miller, Boz Scaggs, Eryka Badu, Blind Lemon Jefferson, Annie Clark of St. Vincent, and scores …

Surround Sound’s Tech, Music Play to Your Senses

Posted by Heather Noel

Holographic dancers, sound-responsive art, 3D-mapping infused performances — Digital Dallas’ Surround Sound event Thursday used technology to invoke a range of senses in a unique musical experience. 

As attendees entered The Bomb Factory, they grabbed an illuminating smart LED …

FOCUS3D: Video Mapping, Music Collide at Surround Sound

Posted by Chantalle Palomo

Digital Dallas will be hosting its 50th event, Surround Sound, Wednesday night at The Bomb Factory in Deep Ellum.

It will be a music technology experience, unlike a typical concert where the band kills the lights and plays their …

UTA Prof Sees MusicDetour as
Archive for DFW’s Music

Posted by Lance Murray


A sociology professor at the University of Texas at Arlington is developing a musical archive of UTA music students, professors, alumni and North Texas musicians called MusicDetour – …

Alex Garcia Topete’s Music is Collision Between Art, Science

Posted by Heather Noel

Editor’s Note: The <Art / Code> event will bring together 15 digital artists to show off their cutting-edge work at the Aria Stone Gallery on July 27. The event is curated by David Rodriguez (aka Dr. Gorilla) and hosted by

Social Venture Partners Dallas Invites All to the Second Annual Philanthroparty

Posted by SVP Dallas

Social Venture Partners Dallas, the original Do Good Better club, takes philanthropy to a whole new level with its second annual Philanthroparty with award-winning guitarist and songwriter Billy Crockett, Saturday April 9 starting at 6 p.m. at Marriott City Center, …