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Holiday Presence visual art show at Kettle Art

Deck the halls Not only is Kettle Art celebrating its anniversary, it also rings in the holidays with its seventh annual gift exhibition, Holiday Presence. Most every piece of art in the show is priced under $200 and all are … Continue reading

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Robb Conover opens new Pop (exploration) art show at Kettle Art in Deep Ellum

Tonight, queer artist Robb Conover makes a colorful statement with the opening of Sweet Bullets, the exhibit he curated for Kettle Art. The show features local artists Corey Godfrey, Dan Colcer, Daniel Birdsong, Tony Reans, Nix Johnson and Conover himself. Your … Continue reading

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Best Bets • 11.04.11

Friday 11.04 Coma tones Our favorite San Antonio lesbi-centric rock trio is back. Girl in a Coma are on the road supporting their fourth album, Exits and All the Rest. Fusing rock, punk and Tejano, GIAC has stayed true to … Continue reading

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Weekly Best Bets: 07.08.11

Friday 07.08 What the Del? Del Shores returns to Dallas with More Sordid Confessions, his one-man show that’s part comedy, part biography and we’re figuring, a whole lotta funny. His partner Jason Dottley performs later that night at BJ’s NXS! the same … Continue reading

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Lez-fronted OTEP brings raw metal to Trees

Do not mess with the lez rocker Otep Shamaya is quite the unpredictable rock star. She’s dead serious about her place in heavy metal and her band OTEP. Last time we interviewed her, every joke we cracked went by without … Continue reading

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Best bets • 07.01.11

Friday 07.01 Do not mess with the lez rocker Otep Shamaya is quite the unpredictable rock star. She’s dead serious about her place in heavy metal and her band OTEP. Last time we interviewed her, every joke we cracked went … Continue reading

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Paula Poundstone tonight at the Majestic

Poundstoning the pavement We love our Kathy Griffin and Margaret Cho, but Paula Poundstone was right there with them on the up and up. She’s carved her own queer comedy path which comes this way. We give her props for … Continue reading

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Hear ‘Holly is a Homophobe’ live at Trees tonight

Straight local band Bible Fire hits with ‘Holly is a Homophobe’ Clearly, you should watch what you say around Rob Halstead or it could turn into a song. When a day-job co-worker of the Bible Fire songwriter went on a … Continue reading

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Break it down

Straight local band Bible Fire has a hit with ‘Holly is a Homophobe’ RICH LOPEZ | Staff Writer lopez@dallasvoice.com STRAIGHT NOT NARROW | The Bible Fire bassist Rob Halstead, center, wrote about a gay-hating colleague despite few ties to the … Continue reading

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Applause • Black. Power. Movement.

Dallas Black Dance Theatre ramps its 2010-11 season way up before celebrating 35 years RICH LOPEZ  | Staff Writer Dancers Chris and Bravita bring a fine line to the new season of the Dallas Black Dance Theatre. Photography by Richard W. … Continue reading

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