Around Fort Worth

The Star-Telegram Follows Up on Harth-Bedoya

Kristian Lin
I don’t subscribe to the Star-Telegram, so I didn’t see their Sunday feature story on Miguel Harth-Bedoya and Fort Worth Symphony Orchestra until yesterday morning. Of course, it came out four days after my story on...


More FWWeekly Music Awards In Studio

Anthony Mariani
Here’s some more video clippage from this past weekend at Eagle Audio Recording, where about a dozen Fort Worth artists recorded material for our upcoming 13th Annual Fort Worth Weekly Music Awards charity compilation CD,...



“Raid” Doc Seeks Donations

Jimmy Fowler
Award-winning Dallas filmmaker Robert L. Camina, whose short films have played in festivals around the country, is currently working on his first feature-length documentary Raid of the Rainbow Lounge about last summer’s notor...


Los Alamos Cafe Calls It Quits

Jeff Prince
An old friend died and I’m mourning the loss. Los Alamos Café, owned and operated by the Gallegos family since 1959 on North Main Street, closed its doors yesterday. Decreasing profits in recent years prompted the owners, br...



More Music Awards Studio Goodness

Anthony Mariani
A bunch of 817 artists cycled through Eagle Audio Recording over the weekend to lay down tracks for our 13th annual Fort Worth Weekly Music Awards charity compilation CD of select 817 artists’ music. Sessions will be out by S...


Ginny Mac in the Studio

Anthony Mariani
Ginny Mac lays down some baby-makin’ music, celebrates the belle of the Bayou, and highly recommends “Whiskey for a Broken Heart” (in descending order) at Eagle Audio Recording as part of Fort Worth WeeklyR...



Billy Bob’s To Host Brandi Todd Event

Jeff Prince
Sunday is Mother’s Day — and a fitting day to hold a concert and auction at Billy Bob’s Texas to raise money for Brandi Todd. Todd is the Morgan Mill woman who was stabbed while watching her two kids play in a Stephen...


FWWeekly Music Awards Sessions

Anthony Mariani
Here are some sights and sounds from Eagle Audio Recording, where over the past weekend several 817 artists recorded songs for the Weekly’s 13th annual Music Awards charity compilation CD, Sessions. Chatteron, “Some...



Chesapeake Blinking On Carter Avenue Pipeline?

Jeff Prince
Chesapeake Energy has been trying to force East Side residents to allow massive gas pipelines to be buried in their yards on Carter Avenue for about two years now. Needless to say, some residents don’t want potentially da...


Praise For Thunder From Down Under

Jeff Prince
Cora “The Thunder From Down Under” Bell, take a bow! This previous blog post discussed Texas women who are leading the way when it comes to keeping the oil and gas industry honest in the Barnett Shale. One of those women, S...