For three days, 35 Denton is taking over downtown L’il d to bring all kinds of fun and awesomeness to town. We’ve got a roving team of intrepid writers who are hitting the shows and sharing their highlights throughout the fest. Words by Ryan M. Creery Sunday was the final day of 35 Denton 2016, and what a day it was! From amazing local talent kicking things off at noon to surprisingly stunning performances (we’re lookin’ at you, Holly Macve) to watching locally-revered talent take the stage and crush it with the headliner, there was no shortage of awesomeness on Day 3. […]

For three days, 35 Denton is taking over downtown L’il d to bring all kinds of fun and awesomeness to town. We’ve got a roving team of intrepid writers who are hitting the shows and sharing their highlights throughout the fest. Words by Alise Gray Hella Zealous – Dan’s Silverleaf at 5:15 p.m. The savoring sounds of synth carried through the beloved venue as the crowd eagerly enjoyed the dancey-rhythmic melodies of Hella Zealous. Donning black suits and untied bowties, this handsome duo delivered a I-don’t-want-to-stop-dancing persona to the Dan’s stage. This attitude quickly engaged the crowd who wantingly began […]

For three days, 35 Denton is taking over downtown L’il d to bring all kinds of fun and awesomeness to town. We’ve got a roving team of intrepid writers who are hitting the shows and sharing their highlights throughout the fest. Words by Alise Gray Friday signaled the kickoff of 35 Denton 2016 — featuring 120 bands from all over the country and world and loads of other great daytime programming, including yoga classes, informational panels, poetry showcases and so, so much more. The Single Issues – PAAC at 7 p.m. As they joined the PAAC (GDAC forever!) stage, The Single Issues met […]

Podcasts? Why the hell not! Project 35 is not only one of our newest media ventures, it is another way to expand your knowledge and appreciation for the music we (hope you) love, straight from the artists’ mouths. Join local hero Scott Porter as he interviews myriad local and touring artists, for your listening pleasure. Follow us on SoundCloud or subscribe on iTunes. Words by Christen Moynihan This week, the week of 35 Denton, our intrepid podcast host Scott Porter sits down with the dudes behind Do For It Records talk about how they got started, the challenges they face, their love […]

Podcasts? Why the hell not! Project 35 is not only one of our newest media ventures, it is another way to expand your knowledge and appreciation for the music we (hope you) love, straight from the artists’ mouths. Join local hero Scott Porter as he interviews myriad local and touring artists, for your listening pleasure. Follow us on SoundCloud or subscribe on iTunes. Words by Jennifer Fitzsimmons | Image by Shaina Sheaff Join Scott Porter, AV the Great, 88 Killa, Pete Freedman (Central Track), MillaDaMayor (Cash & Respect), and Matt Battaglia (Oaktopia & Monocle, Inc.) for a roundtable debate discussing the hunger and diversity of the DFW […]

Podcasts? Why the hell not! Project 35 is not only one of our newest media ventures, it is another way to expand your knowledge and appreciation for the music we (hope you) love, straight from the artists’ mouths. Join local hero Scott Porter as he interviews myriad local and touring artists, for your listening pleasure. Follow us onSoundCloud or subscribe on iTunes. Words by Christen Moynihan | Image by Thorpe Griner We’re back with another Project 35, this time featuring shiny and potentially meteoric female-fronted Denton band Pearl Earl. With the release of their debut album Karaoke Superstar (check out the title track […]

Words: Christen Moynihan | Image: Andy Odom Y’all saw that we made the first big announcement for 35 Denton’s 2016 lineup, right? RIGHT? OK, good. If you haven’t then might I suggest you start following us on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram STAT + bookmark this here blog to help you stay apprised of all the goings on. OK, now that we got that out of the way, let’s talk a little more about this schamazing festival coming up. Here’s the deal: It’s March 11-13 right here in Denton. For one glorious weekend, bands from near (like, right down the street) […]

Poster Art by Jon Harper, original artwork for Skagg Philips by Michael Reeder Joseph Carr submitted this piece ahead of this weekend’s album release shows by 35 Alums CORY PATRICK COLEMAN and SKAGG PHILIPS (DANIEL MARKHAM will be there, too). A lover of Denton, friend to both bands and music enthusiast who knows his way around a word or two, Carr provides special insight into the moments leading up to the new releases. If you’re headed up to Paschall Bar, Give him a high-five. He’ll be the guy at the door or cleaning up your spilled drink. I’m deaf, legally, […]

Don’t Miss This Shit is our weekly installment of live music events happening in and around Denton. We’re proud to keep you up to date with acts from the festival and some of our local favorites as well. We want you to be connected to all of the best shows happening in our area, all of the time. Period. Have an event that didn’t make the list? Email Christen in advance so it makes the next round! Words by Ryan M. Creery  | Image by Jordan Fraker Monday November 23 RGRS–Edhochuli, Ex-Breathers, Gnarwhal, No Gods, Orcanaut– 9 p.m. What a special Monday for RGRS. […]

Image: Zach AshcrAft Podcasts? Why the hell not! Project 35 is not only one of our newest media ventures, it is another way to expand your knowledge and appreciation for the music we (hope you) love, straight from the artists’ mouths. Join local hero Scott Porter as he interviews myriad local and touring artists, for your listening pleasure. Follow us on SoundCloud or subscribe on iTunes. Words by Ryan M. Creery Hey readers, don’t forget to vote for 35 Denton as the best music festival on the Dallas Observer Music Awards! We’re honored to be nominated, but let’s be real: A win would be the […]

Don’t Miss This Shit is our weekly installment of live music events happening in and around Denton. We’re proud to keep you up to date with acts from the festival and some of our local favorites as well. We want you to be connected to all of the best shows happening in our area, all of the time. Period. Have an event that didn’t make the list? Email Christen in advance so it makes the next round! Words by Ryan M. Creery  | Image by Thorpe Griner   It’s North Texas Beer Week! Several events around town will be going on throughout the week, each […]

Image: Rambo Podcasts? Why the hell not! Project 35 is not only one of our newest media ventures, it is another way to expand your knowledge and appreciation for the music we (hope you) love, straight from the artists’ mouths. Join local hero Scott Porter as he interviews myriad local and touring artists, for your listening pleasure. Follow us on SoundCloud or subscribe on iTunes. Words by Christen Moynihan On this week’s Project 35, Scott picks the brain of Daniel Markham on everything from baseball to the five albums he can’t live without to a pseudo-beef over Type O Negative tattoos. […]

Though there are a ton of great music and other events going down this weekend sure to make for a helluva Li’l D Halloween, we at 35 Denton would be totes remiss if we didn’t share some of our favorite spooky jamz with y’all. Curated with input from our team and with the whole creepy theme of the eerie holiday in mind, we created this playlist that would be pretty perf. for you to rock out to while piecing together your costume for whatever awesomeness you’re getting into this weekend. With a little bit of everything from the obvious (Misfits) […]

Don’t Miss This Shit is our weekly installment of live music events happening in and around Denton. We’re proud to keep you up to date with acts from the festival and some of our local favorites as well. We want you to be connected to all of the best shows happening in our area, all of the time. Period. Have an event that didn’t make the list? Email Christen in advance so it makes the next round! Words by Ryan M. Creery  | Image by James Coreas Tuesday October 27 Dan’s Silverleaf – Low Cut Connie, Mtn Air – 8 p.m. Low Cut Connie […]

Photo: SHAINA SHEAFF Whatcha doin’ tonight? Nothing yet? Well go ahead and throw on that hot number in the back of your closet, put some product in your hair (not too much … you don’t want to look like you actually tried) and head to Rubber Gloves for 35 Denton’s Second Chance Prom. Grab a date (or fly solo, because you just never know … ) sway along as Purple takes the stage, along with former 35 Denton artists Hella Zealous, Well Hung Heart, Bad Beats and GOLDENJOY. Cast your ballot for King and Queen of Second Chance Prom, get […]

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