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Public Art Panel Discussion Tonight (Tue)

Anthony Mariani
Public art project manager for Fort Worth Public Art, Anne Allen will moderate a discussion among three of town’s most esteemed artists –– photorealist Daniel Blagg, painter Benito Huerta, and sculptor Michael Pavlovsky ...


“Jackie Brown” at The Modern

Jimmy Fowler
I’m not a big Quentin Tarantino fan, but his best movie by far is 1997’s underrated Jackie Brown. It proved he had the discipline to generate real suspense with a twisty plot and unpredictable characters rather than rely on...



Wired Willy’s Set to Open

Anthony Mariani
The latest entry into Clubland in the West 7th corridor, Wired Willy’s is opening on Wednesday. Located between 7th Haven and Poag Mahone’s at 710 Carroll St., Wired Willy’s is small (1,400 square feet) and upscale, offer...


Post-Women’s World Cup Thoughts

Kristian Lin
That was a pretty great game, wasn’t it? Well, except for the ending. Here’s what I learned: Japan are deserving winners We heard so much about USA’s determination and resiliency and will to win, and while non...



Sarah Perry Is Gone To Oregon

Jeff Prince
Former Fort Worth Weekly intern Sarah Perry, now a big-time magazine writer, is continuing her two-week trek of the West Coast wine country. (Regardless of what I suggested in this previous blog, Perry is remaining clothed on t...


Say So Long to The Mule

Anthony Mariani
Say goodbye to a beloved Clubland institution on Sunday.   After 13 and a half years, The Mule Pub, near the intersection of Camp Bowie and Horne on the West Side, will close. Apparently, the building’s landlord and Mule own...



Women’s World Cup Final Preview (Plus, the Prettiest Women at the Tournament)

Kristian Lin
An observer named Paul Smith said USA’s semifinal match against France should be called Rachel Buehler’s Day Off. I like to think of Coach Pia Sundhage going all Ben Stein in the locker room before the game, droning, “Bue...


Read, See, Hear All About Cover Boy Lukas Nelson

Jeff Prince
If you’ve read this week’s cover story on Lukas Nelson & Promise of the Real and want to hear what he sounded like during his picnic performance, I’ve posted videos for your listening pleasure. You’r...



Luke Wade’s Gear Stolen

Anthony Mariani
About $2,500 worth of gear (a Martin guitar, some merch, cables, mics, pedals, and stands) was recently stolen from Fort Worth singer-songwriter Luke Wade, who’s now soliciting donations to help him recoup some of his losses....


Mayor Cluck All Atwitter About Tweets

Jeff Prince
Arlington Mayor Robert Cluck has been battling residents at city council meetings, including a recent meeting in which residents were ejected at his command. So it’s got to be satisfying for them to see Cluck irritated by...