CD review: Nick Jonas’ ‘Last Year Was Complicated’

Posted on 09 Jun 2016 at 9:04am

As far as corporapop music goes, Last Year Was Complicated, Jonas’ new LP (it drops tomorrow), capitalized on the Dallas native’s maturation away from girl-crush to reckoned-with solo artist. It’s a promising foray

Jazz Jennings possesses a rare quality in a reality TV star: Dignity

Posted on 07 Jun 2016 at 2:12pm

Jazz Jennings possess a rare quality in a reality TV star: Dignity

PHOTOS: Chefs for Farmers Mix-Off and tasting event in the Design District

Posted on 07 Jun 2016 at 11:10am

PHOTOS: Chefs for Farmers Mix-Off and tasting event in the Design District

Girl on Girls • 06.03.16

Posted on 03 Jun 2016 at 7:30am

Jenny Block tackles insecurity: How your doubts can tank a relationship Thinking there’s trouble in paradise can actually cause trouble in paradise. It starts out innocently enough. That’s what makes it so insidious — its subtlety. You ask your partner, “Is everything OK?” even when there’s nothing other than your own insecurity causing you to ask. […]

All about mi padre

Posted on 03 Jun 2016 at 7:25am

Father-son dynamics take on a Cuban flavor in the drag drama ‘Viva’ ARNOLD WAYNE JONES  | Executive Editor jones@dallasvoice.com Life is hard in Cuba under the best of circumstances, but harder still for the gay community, where macho Latino culture predominates and Catholic guilt infuses every aspect of daily life. Jesus (Hector Medina) makes a […]

Tasting notes

Posted on 03 Jun 2016 at 7:20am

Evaluating delivery culture: Gourmet food (Blue Apron) & cocktails (Sourced) delivered to your home; Taste of Dallas, Chefs for Farmers Mix-Off return Technology is awesome, but even those of us who live in Uber rides and book every happy hour with friends on OpenTable have to admit: The service-delivery culture has become mind-boggling. For one, […]

Fond of Jane

Posted on 03 Jun 2016 at 6:30am

Emmy Award-winning ‘Glee’ star Jane Lynch shows off her own vocal chops at Dallas’ House of Blues with her concert See Jane Sing You better believe Jane Lynch can sing, and even if you don’t, “I think by the time you buy the ticket and come to the show, you hope I can sing! You’ve […]

Indie dependent

Posted on 03 Jun 2016 at 6:15am

Inaugural Bulladora Music Experience will rock Reverchon this weekend EDITOR’S NOTE: After press time, organizers announced that the festival had been canceled due to the weather. Bulladora will be rescheduled and tickets refunded at point of purchase. Don’t worry if you’ve never heard of Bulladora — or don’t even know what a “Bulladora” is. The […]

Best Bets • 06.03.16

Posted on 02 Jun 2016 at 11:10pm

Tuesday 06.07 — Sunday 06.19 Feel like a natural woman with ‘Beautiful’ at the Winspear Carole King — often with sometimes-hubby Gerry Goffin — wrote some of the seminal pop songs of the rock era, from “(You Make Me Feel Like) A Natural Woman” to “Take Good Care of My Baby” to “Up on the […]

Scene • 06.03.16

Posted on 02 Jun 2016 at 11:00pm

Making the SCENE the week of June 3–9: • Alexandre’s: Girls Night Out with Peggy Honea on Friday. Karaoke with Wayne Smith on Sunday. Chris Chism on Wednesday. Ilumin on Thursday. Voice of Pride preliminaries on Sunday. • Brick/Joe’s: Keairra DaVinci Ross birthday celebration featuring the JR cast hosted by Ida Mae Watergate at 10 […]