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Halfway Point for the World Cup

Kristian Lin
I watched the last two group-stage matches (Spain vs. Chile and Honduras vs. Switzerland) with a motley group of fans at Boomer Jack’s on West 7th, including a Madrid native wearing his Spain jersey in support of his country,...


Who’s Playing Where for Sunday’s Music Awards

Anthony Mariani
Here’s a really quick rundown: Lola’s Saloon 9 p.m. Whiskey Folk Ramblers 8 p.m. special guest 7 p.m. The Burning Hotels 6 p.m. Stella Rose 5 p.m. Pinkish Black 4 p.m. Jefferson Colby The Backyard at Capital Bar 9 p...



“Weekly” Music Festival This Sunday

Jimmy Fowler
Here’s your weekend homework assignment: Study the cover story on the nominees for the 2010 Fort Worth Weekly Music Awards, and then check out  Sunday’s (June 27) 13th Annual Weekly Music Awards Festival. From 4-10pm, 36 ...


Tea Parties, Racism and Eddie Griffin

Gayle Reaves
When Eddie Griffin wrote back in March in the Weekly’s 2nd Thought space about the racism reported on behalf of protesters during the debate over the healthcare reform bill, his column drew a lot of response, including fr...



A New Era for TCCD?

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More Scenes from Love Shack CD Release

Anthony Mariani
Thanks to local photog Mike Hollis. 33



Scenes from Last Night’s Love Shack Party

Anthony Mariani
Thanks to everyone who came to Love Shack So7 last night and made our annual Music Awards compilation CD release party such a rousing success. Thanks also to the folks who played, including Calhoun, Christian L. Williams, Luke ...


Midweek World Cup Thoughts

Kristian Lin
Saturday afternoon’s Round of 16 matchup is set: We’re playing against Ghana, the country that knocked us out of World Cup 2006 early, so this is an opportunity for payback. (By the way, that Serbia bandwagon that I jumped ...



Zimmerman Responds to Ridglea Theater Concerns

Anthony Mariani
Council member Zim Zimmerman issued an e-mail regarding the pending sale of the Ridglea Theater property. “Over the past several days, the District 3 Office has received numerous phone calls and e-mails regarding the fate...


“Weekly” Awards CD at Love Shack

Jimmy Fowler
Tonight (Wednesday) 6-9pm, your beloved Weekly will celebrate the release of our 13th annual Music Awards Compilation CD at Love Shack So7, 817 Matisse St. in the new So7 development. We’re especially proud of this year’s ...