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How do they measure up? 7 underrated live-music venues in Dallas-Fort Worth

How do they measure up? 7 underrated live-music venues in Dallas-Fort Worth

For whatever reason, there are a lot of places to see live music in Dallas that are misjudged, miscategorized or simply misunderstood. Maybe it’s a lopsided Yelp review. Or perhaps it’s been labeled a “a bar with a stage.” Then there’s the old excuse, “That place only does (insert particular music genre here).”

We say it’s time to stop splitting hairs and start acknowledging these joints. These seven venues are just plain good for getting your live-music fix.

Read the full story (spoiler alert: The Loft and The Curtain Club rank high) on CultureMap Dallas...

 

Curtain Club in Dallas
The Curtain Club in Deep Ellum is more than a metal club. Photo courtesy of Curtain Club
The Loft at Gilley's in Dallas
The Loft is often overshadowed by Gilley's and Palladium Ballroom. Courtesy of Gilley's Dallas