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Fort Worth Art Show Today, Tomorrow

Jeff Prince
Check out the killer artwork available at the Collectors of Fort Worth Art annual show and sale. The show starts at 5 pm today and continues tomorrow at the Community Arts Center. Of course, every Fort Worth art collection ough...


Telegraph Canyon Gets a Taste of “Paste”

Jimmy Fowler
Kudos to fave 817 songsters Telegraph Canyon for getting a nod in the ”Best of What’s Next” department of Paste. If the piece seems unusually insightful, erudite, and shining with a bold masculinity, why, that’s because...



Fun World Cup Links

Kristian Lin
Before the World Cup’s quarterfinal round starts, let’s take a break from all the pointy-headed soccer analysis and round up what’s happening on the wackier fringes of this tournament. France’s president Nicolas Sarkozy...


Fire Marshal Bill Chimes In

Jeff Prince
After playing phone tag with Tarrant County Fire Marshal Randy Renois all morning, I decided to turn to a more celebrated fire marshal for safety tips for this July 4 weekend:



Fire Marshall Randy Issues Fireworks Warning

Jeff Prince
Drizzling rain forecast for this weekend ought to reduce the number of fires started by people who set off fireworks. Which reminds me, fireworks are stupid. Public fireworks displays are cool, but, c’mon, how many times ...


Put Down Your Sandwich…

Jimmy Fowler
…before reading this item. Okay, here goes: It seems a US Airways flight bound for Charlotte, North Carolina from Atlanta had to return to the gate because maggots starting falling onto the heads of passengers from above. One...



Theater is Cool

Jimmy Fowler
This week’s ”Stage” review of Theatre Arlington’s superbly executed Leading Ladies doesn’t mention one part of last Friday night’s production: The curtain call, when one of the lead actors announced to the audience ...


Pit Bull Blood Needed In Larry King Successor

Jeff Prince
Softball-lobbing, butt-kissing “journalist” Larry King is finally retiring after a quarter century of bad interviews. Some people poked fun at King because of his many marriages, questionable fashion sense, and his inclinat...



Brooklyn-via-Fort Worth Metal

Anthony Mariani
Before moving to Brooklyn three years ago, Frank Garcia spent nearly three decades deep into the Fort Worth hardcore scene, primarily as a member of both Garuda (a band that broke up several years ago but recently reunited) and...


West 7th Rocking at 6 Tonight

Jeff Prince
The recently rained out W7th Presents is back with a vow to hold tonight’s show come rain or come shine. Chatterton frontman and singer/songwriter extraordinaire Kevin Aldridge, No Civilians frontman Luke Wade, and Austin...