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LAMAR STREET Festival

LAMAR STREET Festival

Lamar street in Dallas is such a tale of two cities, but the Lamar Street Festival could be the beginning of something new, inclusive and positive. For years, there has been talk about “under the bridge” on Lamar street and that talk referred to the homeless, the drunks, the drug dealers and the deals that [...]

As the “Blues” Fades

As the “Blues” Fades

The recent death of Bobby “Blue” Bland is the loss of a legend in a music culture created in America. My fear is that it is a dying era. Bobby Bland came through Memphis and connected with WDIA radio station in the early days of black radio. WDIA set the standard for the way communication [...]

Willis’ Blog: Talk to Me

Willis’ Blog:  Talk to Me

In this age of social media, where we instagram, tweet, text, facebook, skype and other forms electronically connecting to each other, I think we miss talking to each other. One of the things that I remember doing with my mother was talking to her every day of my life.  Even as an adult, we made [...]

Could Idol 2013 Have a Female Winner?

Could Idol 2013 Have a Female Winner?

Historically speaking, when it comes down to men versus women on American Idol, men stand a better shot. In the past 11 seasons, there has been a clear preference for American Idol winners with seven male winners compared to just four female winners. However, the past five American Idol winners have been male and sheer [...]

The 5 Most Popular DJs on the Planet

The 5 Most Popular DJs on the Planet

Although there are various references regarding the top DJs of the world in electronic dance music, DJmag.com is the most referenced and reputable source for information about EDM and those who make it. Based on other electronic music dedicated Web sites, the general consensus about the world’s five best DJs is as follows: 1. David [...]

Willis Johnson Morning Show ends with sale of KKDA-AM

Willis Johnson Morning Show ends with sale of KKDA-AM

by Dawn Mann After 36 years the Willis Johnson Good Morning Show is no more. January 1st, listeners were greeted with a new sound and new language on the former Soul 73 AM station.  KKDA –AM was the foundation of Service Broadcasting Corp and was started in 1970.  The likes of Tom Joyner,  Steve Harvey, [...]

How to Tell if You’re an Entrepreneur

How to Tell if You’re an Entrepreneur

15 or 20 years ago, society told us to work for the man. Today’s society says, “go be the man.” Well, just how do you know if you’ve got the capabilities to be the man? This video by OnlineMBA.com tells you how you can tell if you’re an entrepreneur. The whiteboard drawing is quite slick. [...]

SMU Student Journalists Partner with Dallas South News to Cover Underserved Communities

SMU Student Journalists Partner with Dallas South News to Cover Underserved Communities

The class teamed up with DSN starting in the fall of 2011 covering stories in Southern Dallas neighborhoods.

If People Who Listen to Bach Go to Harvard, Does Ke$ha Send You to Accredited Colleges Online?

If People Who Listen to Bach Go to Harvard, Does Ke$ha Send You to Accredited Colleges Online?

Everyone knows that music has a profound effect on your mood. It can invoke a memory, inspire a poem or incite a riot. Your musical preference might also instigate stereotypes about your intelligence and college readiness. For example, if you’re attending one of the accredited colleges online, and predominantly listen to country-western, the attitude might [...]

Remembering Dallas Publisher Jordan “Randy” Blair

Remembering Dallas Publisher Jordan “Randy” Blair

Friends and family remember the side of Blair readers may not have known

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