We're constantly in awe of our city's artists. From hip hop to soul, pop and country, Dallas is brimming with electric acts of every kind. If you're booking an event of any kind, you're in luck. Your town has the talent, and we've done the homework for you.
Here is a rundown of who you should book the next time you throw an event in Dallas.
Rapper Terrence Spectacle
10. Terrence Spectacle
The Detroit native infuses Northern hip hop with a tinge of Southern twang to create live shows that live up to his last name. Book the rapper for a birthday bash or high-energy party.
Soulful guitarist Kirk Thurmond
9. Kirk Thurmond
Thurmond is known across Dallas as a skillful guitarist with a silky voice. Book this cool crooner, and he'll provide the perfect backing music to a classy dinner party.
Creative crooner Larry Gee
8. Larry Gee
Gee is a soulful singer-songwriter with deep Dallas roots and a powerful, can't-miss voice. Book him if you're in the mood for a classic, swanky, black tie event with attitude.
Raucous country rockers Ottoman Turks
7. Ottoman Turks
A decade of grit and grinding has made this motley crew of cowpunk punks the talk of the town. If you're throwing a tailgating party, look no further: Book the Turks.
Cosmic artist Danielle Grubb
6. Danielle Grubb
Grubb can keep it low-key or blow up the spot with a cosmic rock vibe reminiscent of Alabama Shakes. They're the perfect booking for an art event or an intimate evening.
The new band Sister, fresh out of Bishop Arts
A distinctive duo recently transformed into a frenetic five-person Americana band, bringing us Sister. Book them for an intimate, artsy evening.
4. DJ Sober
DJ Sober and frequent collaborator Sudie are the perfect one-two punch to book for an artsy event or a full-blown birthday bash.
Funky rockers Medicine Man Revival
3. Medicine Man Revival
This local fave delivers electrifying performances courtesy of Keite Young's vocals and multi-hyphenate Jason Burt's amazing instrumentation. This soulful and raucous rock group is perfect to book for a rooftop rendezvous or a hectic house party.
Country crooner Joshua Ray Walker (left) performing with his band, Ottoman Turks
2. Joshua Ray Walker
This country crooner can blow down the doors with a powerful, barn-burning performance, or make you feel like you're the only one in the room. Book them!
Luminous local legend Sarah Jaffe
1. Sarah Jaffe
In a jiffy, Jaffe has become one of Dallas' most heralded stars. The indie pop singer-songwriter is guaranteed to turn any event into the must-see, must-be place to be.
If you're looking to book a band for your private event, contact us.