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Concert Review: Ken Stringfellow and Holly Muñoz at a House Show

Eric Grubbs
The never-ending rain on Friday didn’t damper an electrifying set by Ken Stringfellow and Holly Muñoz at a house show in Hurst. Stringfellow, best known for his work with The Posies, Big Star, and R.E.M., shared the stage wi...


ROBERT DE NIRO TRAUMATIZED HAZEL THE RESEARCH ASSISTANT AND MATT CASSEL TO SECURE A WIN FOR THE NEW YORK GIANTS.

Off Asides: Dallas Cowboys vs New York Giants, Robert De Niro

Jeff Prince
Brandon “The Tangerine Trainwreck” Weeden is history. Ancient history. The Weeden Era is reminiscent of the Mesozoic Era — a big dinosaur lumbered around and did little but eat turf. The Weeden Era would actua...



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On Tap in Fort Worth: The Bearded Lady – Crafting a Community

Edward Brown
Fort Worth Weekly Homebrew Throwdown Update Tickets for our first annual homebrew competition are now on sale here and include an early bird special pricing that ends on Oct 30. The daylong craft beer event at Panther Island Pa...


Xs&Os

Xs & Os: Worth Waiting For

Sarah Angle
Have I mentioned that I’ve made a lot of mistakes? Because I have. They’ve been piling up like beers cans after my New Year’s Eve party. But the biggest thing I did wrong after getting separated from my husband was runnin...



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Top 5 Shows

Steve Steward
1) Hey remember when Lee Bains III and the Glory Fires came to Live Oak Lounge and got into with sound guy Cal Quinn and former owner Bill Smith over the volume of his guitar amp? That was almost two years ago to the day! It’...


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Concert Review: Lolaspalooza at Lola’s Saloon

Jasun Lee
There was a lot of buzz surrounding the sixth Lolaspalooza this past weekend at Lola’s Saloon (2736 W 6th St 817-877-0666). And for good reason. This year’s installment of the annual local music lovefest was a celebration o...



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Super Bowl Baller To Visit Fort Worth Alma Mater

Jeff Prince
Former NFL running back Greg Hawthorne will visit Polytechnic High School tomorrow to recognize the school’s part in Super Bowl history. The NFL’s Super Bowl High School Honor Roll program sends athletes to meet wit...


World Series

World Series: Duh

Rush Olson
I have a theory about baseball that goes like this: A Major League team’s goal is to win the World Series. That’s some groundbreaking ideating, eh? You’re thinking, “This guy must really know his baseball to come up...



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Grackle Be-Gone

Jeff Prince
Recently I was circling downtown Dallas streets looking for a curbside parking space, but they were all full. When I finally saw an empty spot under a nice shade tree, I whipped in, parked, filled the meter with coins, and went...


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Soundcheck 817: Carey Wolff at Lola’s Saloon (Lolaspalooza VI: Wreck Room Wrevival)

Eric Griffey
If the Fort Worth Weekly Music Awards Festival is local music Christmas, Lolaspalooza is Thanksgiving. The three-day event is packed with a bottomless buffet of local talent, including Sally Majestic, Goodwin, R2B2, Pinkish Bla...