#WineWednesday: Wining and Dining Well During the Pandemic

by Robin Barr Sussman on March 25, 2020

Finally, some good news you can use. Texas restaurants and bars that serve food can now deliver beer, wine and cocktail kits with food orders under a new waiver issued by the Texas governor. Although...

#MusicMonday: The Traveller’s All-American Road Show Makes Stops in Texas

by Brian Maass on March 9, 2020

When I was growing up in Austin, country music was defined by legends like George Strait, Johnny Cash and Waylon, Willie and the boys.  Update, Mar 13, 2020: In response to the growing concerns over...

Five Minutes With Award-Winning Country Music Sensation, Eli Young Band

by Bob Valleau on March 2, 2020

Although the members of Eli Young Band are now based in Nashville, they met in Denton, while attending the University of North Texas. Ahead of appearances back in Texas (Dallas, Mar 13 and the Austin...

Texas Essentials: Jaylon Smith, Dallas Cowboys Linebacker

by Lisa Davis on February 27, 2020

Jaylon Smith is living the American dream.  Smith played college football for Notre Dame, where just last year during the off-season, he completed his degree after signing a five-year contract extension with America’s Team, the...

The DSO Delights and Delivers with Tchaikovsky’s “Romeo and Juliet”

by N.L. Thi-Hamrick on February 25, 2020

The Dallas Symphony Orchestra romanced the stage with their Valentines’ weekend presentation of Tchaikovsky’s "Romeo and Juliet." The sensational event celebrating love was told through a poignant sonata narrative. Former Assistant Conductor of the DSO...

#FoodieFriday: Local Yocal Elevates the Brunch Game

by Kirsten Maxwell on February 21, 2020

Known for its specialty meats and outstanding barbecue, Local Yocal BBQ and Grill has now elevated breakfast dining with their Meatlover’s Dream Brunch. Housed in a former warehouse in downtown McKinney, owner Matt Hamilton has...

The Jungle Giants Make their Triumphant Return to U.S. with World Tour 2020

by Leean Vargas on February 11, 2020

Make space Texas, ‘cause Australian band The Jungle Giants is coming! Texans are in for electric performances this weekend when the visitors from down under make their triumphant return to Dallas (Club Dada, 2/15) and...

Five Minutes With Kat Edmonson, Musician, Texas Native

by Britni Rachal on February 6, 2020

A timeless voice with deep Austin roots returns to Texas this month. Jazz vocalist Kat Edmonson plays in San Antonio, Austin, Dallas and Houston just two weeks after the Feb. 7 release of her new...