FWSO Musicians Locked Out

Kristian Lin
Looks like the labor negotiations for Fort Worth Symphony Orchestra‘s musicians have taken a turn for the worse. The Dallas/Fort Worth Professional Musicians Union is reporting that following last week’s sit-in prot...


Garage-Sale with Sally

Peter Gorman
On Friday and Saturday, April 1 and 2, the Fort Worth Salvation Army is holding one HUGE garage sale. Furniture, electronics, jewelry, clothing, toys and everything else imaginable will be packed into the 50,000 square foot Sal...

SHANE HARMON (courtesy of FWFD)

Fort Worth Firefighter Shane Harmon Finalist For Award

Jeff Prince
After 9/11, people couldn’t slather enough love on emergency workers, particularly firefighters — 343 of them died that day trying to save people. Almost 15 years later, public appreciation might have waned a bit. B...

(Courtesy of 10 Billion Lives Twitter page)

Animal Rights Activists Releasing Bucks At UTA

Jeff Prince
Farm Animal Rights Movement (FARM) is paying University of Texas at Arlington students $1 each if they’ll stop on campus and watch a four-minute video of factory farm and slaughterhouse practices this week. Wonder how man...


On Tap in Fort Worth: The Ale Trail

Edward Brown
The Fort Worth Convention & Visitors Bureau recently launched a project that’s the perfect cure for curious craft beer fans stricken with wanderlust. The Ale Trail is a passport book with spaces allocated to nine brewery ...


Sports Rush: Fort Worth Gets Into The Game

Rush Olson
Last week, the Fort Worth Convention and Visitors Bureau (CVB) announced it had formed a sports marketing department. The focus will be promoting the mayor’s bid to become the first elected municipal official to win a spot on...

(Photo courtesy of Fort Worth Vaqueros)

Vaqueros Will Sport New Look This Season

Jeff Prince
The Fort Worth Vaqueros minor league soccer team will be looking like sharp-dressed men for the 2016 season, which kicks off on April 30 at Texas Wesleyan University’s Martin Field. A new pinstripe jersey design includes a sm...


Astronautalis Freestyle About Phife Dawg at Lola’s Saloon

Eric Griffey
I originally set out to do a review of Wednesday night’s Astronautalis show at Lola’s Saloon, but that would be a little like Garfield critiquing lasagne or Kanye West trying to be objective about Kanye. In other wo...

photo by DocHopHead

On Tap in Fort Worth: Big Texas Beer Fest

Edward Brown
They say if you drink alone often you might have a problem. I say if you’re drinking craft beer alone you’re simply missing out. North Texas is offering evermore beer-centric events (Untapped, Best Little Brewfest, North Te...

Mothership at Lola's

Concert Review: Fuzzed Out! Fest at Lola’s Saloon

Jasun Lee
This past Saturday, Lola’s Saloon hosted the fourth installment of Up To Eleven Entertainment’s Fuzzed Out! Fest. The day-long, riff-tastic soiree featured nine stoner/psych-rock bands from North Texas and beyond. The core ...