Top 5 Shows

Steve Steward
1) To be honest, I don’t have any jokes today. Tonight is July’s Friday on the Green, headlined by experimental roots/rock (that’s different than “roots rock,” in my opinion) band Dove Hunter, with bluegrass party boy...


Fort Worthology: South Main Inches Closer To Being A Place Again

Kevin Buchanan
I know it’s hard to remember a time when South Main wasn’t a post-apocalyptic land of construction equipment, dirt piles, and roving gangs of spice raiders, but think back. Back to the Before Time, in the Long, Long Ago, wh...


FWPD to Dallas PD: “We’ve got your six!”

The Fort Worth Police Department plans to soon release a statement via @fortworthpd on the shooting deaths of five police officers in Dallas last night at a protest to condemn the recent police-involved deaths of two black men ...

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The Gym and I

Alexis Matthews
I walked into my seven-year-old son’s room this morning and he poked me in stomach and said, “Mom, when did you get fat? You seriously need to lay off the candy or you might explode.” Yes, he is still alive. Barely. And a...


Sports Rush: Football Related Spinal Injury

Rush Olson
If your son suffered a disabling spinal injury playing football, what would you do? You would truly value the help of someone who knew what you’d face in the months and years to come. Eddie Canales would be the man to whom yo...

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On Tap in Fort Worth: Summertime and the Drinking is Easy

Edward Brown
As the sweltering doldrums of summer settle in, there’s a natural shift for many people from heavier beer styles (porters, stouts, barley wines, etc.) to thirst quenching, citrusy ales and lagers. Distributors and brewpubs kn...


Top 5 Shows

Steve Steward
1) Lot of fun stuff coasting into America Fireworks Weekend, though it’s probably a little lower key than last weekend’s MAF2016 double-day showcase, aka the annual Fort Worth music scene fiesta celebrated by drinking years...


Concert Review: Leon Bridges at Shipping & Receiving

Jasun Lee
What an incredible year and a half it has been for Fort Worth’s Leon Bridges. A major label released debut album; performances on just about every late-night talk show and Saturday Night Live; an invitation by President Obama...


Sports Rush: Mavs Gotta Do What Exactly?

Rush Olson
The Dallas Mavericks head into the free agency season coming off a playoff season. They played a gutty series against an exceptionally talented Oklahoma City team while shorthanded. For some rosters, that might lead an optimist...


Photo Essay: The Toadies at Martin House

Dustin Schneider