Archive for September, 2014

Sarah Perry Is Gone To Oregon

Jeff Prince
Former Fort Worth Weekly intern Sarah Perry, now a big-time magazine writer, is continuing her two-week trek of the West Coast wine country. (Regardless of what I suggested in this previous blog, Perry is remaining clothed on t...


Say So Long to The Mule

Anthony Mariani
Say goodbye to a beloved Clubland institution on Sunday.   After 13 and a half years, The Mule Pub, near the intersection of Camp Bowie and Horne on the West Side, will close. Apparently, the building’s landlord and Mule own...



Women’s World Cup Final Preview (Plus, the Prettiest Women at the Tournament)

Kristian Lin
An observer named Paul Smith said USA’s semifinal match against France should be called Rachel Buehler’s Day Off. I like to think of Coach Pia Sundhage going all Ben Stein in the locker room before the game, droning, “Bue...


Read, See, Hear All About Cover Boy Lukas Nelson

Jeff Prince
If you’ve read this week’s cover story on Lukas Nelson & Promise of the Real and want to hear what he sounded like during his picnic performance, I’ve posted videos for your listening pleasure. You’r...



Luke Wade’s Gear Stolen

Anthony Mariani
About $2,500 worth of gear (a Martin guitar, some merch, cables, mics, pedals, and stands) was recently stolen from Fort Worth singer-songwriter Luke Wade, who’s now soliciting donations to help him recoup some of his losses....


Mayor Cluck All Atwitter About Tweets

Jeff Prince
Arlington Mayor Robert Cluck has been battling residents at city council meetings, including a recent meeting in which residents were ejected at his command. So it’s got to be satisfying for them to see Cluck irritated by...



“Texas Women” on CMT

Jimmy Fowler
Last night was the premiere of CMT’s Texas Women, a reality show filmed around Fort Worth about four young, attractive women who drink and curse a lot and constantly boast that Texas is in their blood. I’ll begin the Weekl...


Sarah Palin Documentary Opens Tomorrow

Kristian Lin
While everyone else is lining up for the end of the Harry Potter saga, a new documentary film about Sarah Palin will be opening Friday at AMC Grapevine Mills. Grapevine will be one of the only places to see it, too; the movie i...



Camp Bowie Pub Crawl Tonight (Thu)

Anthony Mariani
Starting at 5:30pm tonight (Thursday), crawl (metaphorically speaking) the bricks with Camp Bowie District and Rahr & Sons Brewing Company, stopping at certain destinations along the way to enjoy gourmet food paired with sp...


Touring The Naked Wine Country

Jeff Prince
Remember our former writer Sarah Perry? She was a University of North Texas student who interned at Fort Worth Weekly in 2009 and surprised everybody with her first story pitch — she wanted to write about nudist colonies....