Top 5 Shows

Steve Steward
1) This month’s Friday on the Green is headlined by Matt Tedder, who, like Luke Wade before him, appeared on the radars of moms around the nation (“Do you know Matt Tedder?” asked my mom sort of recently) by his appearanc...


On Tap in Fort Worth: Untapped Beer & Music Festival

Edward Brown
I’ve been to many beer festivals. What sets them apart (in my mind) is really just two things: beer selection and crowd size. I factor in crowd size because long lines slow access to the thing I go to festivals for — beer. ...

Kate Beckinsale

Considering Kate Beckinsale

Kristian Lin
Sometimes you need a vacation to step away and think. I recently took a week of personal time and found myself pondering Kate Beckinsale (and the fact that I haven’t done one of these Considering pieces in a while). Of co...


Sports Rush: Jeff Banister and Cat Osterman Discuss Coaching

Rush Olson
“Athletes want to know do you care about me And can you help me get to the next level? And that’s it. You care by developing a relationship.” Rangers manager Jeff Banister Banister’s statement came as part of a prog...

Un Chien

Streaming Audio: Un Chien’s “Amarillo”

Eric Griffey
Local rockers Un Chien and the good folks at Hand Drawn Records are letting us stream the band’s first single off its upcoming album, Where We Belong. Enjoy “Amarillo,” and be on the lookout for the full recor...

Oil Boom

Top 5 Shows

Steve Steward
1) Self-promotion alert: my band, Oil Boom, is playing at Lola’s Trailer Park on Friday night, with Carey Wolff & the Morning After opening. It’s Oil Boom’s first appearance on the Trailer Park stage (which sort of ma...

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On Tap in Fort Worth: New Ways to Imbibe

Edward Brown
New Brewery Happenings When are Fort Worth’s next craft beer breweries coming online? As in, when are Wild Acre Brewing Company and HopFusion Ale Works open for business? Last week, I spoke with Wild Acre founder John Pritche...


Sports Rush: Fashionably Forward Thinking

Rush Olson
We’d call it “the fashion event of the season,” except the season hasn’t started yet. We refer to the football season, and while Dallas Cowboys fans still have a few months to wait for the start of games that count, the...


Top 5 Shows

Steve Steward
1) Team to beat show of the week alert: dreamy, Brooklyn-based, Krautrock-inspired rock band Diiv is playing at Trees in Dallas tonight (Friday) with Norman, Oklahoma’s Broncho, a band called Winter, and another band called t...


On Tap: Fort Worth’s Beer Blog

Benbrook Brewpubs In this week’s Metropolis, I write about Benbrook resident Eric Addison’s travails as he works to open a brewpub in a metroplex that is largely exploding with breweries and brewpubs. His main problem is th...