Amazing Acro-cats At Stage West

Rebecca Musgrove
Before last evening’s production at Stage West theatre, songs like “What’s New Pussy Cat” and “Cat Scratch Fever” played from the speakers overhead. Everyone in the audience and on stage wore cat-ear headbands, and ...

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On Tap in Fort Worth: Review of Revolver Brewing’s The Mandarin

Edward Brown
Imagine my excitement when I got a message saying a special package had been left for me at the Weekly office by Revolver Brewing. It takes a bit of work to chase down rare beers in Fort Worth. I typically abuse my brewery dist...

Feb 5

Top 5 Shows

Steve Steward
1) God help me, but here is a listing, not only for a tribute band, but a Phish tribute band. As I type that, it’s easy to imagine the guitar player of one of the cover bands on either side of the jam room I pay rent on tryin...


Sports Rush: Pants Get Shorted

Rush Olson
Nobody chooses the guy in blue jeans. You know, when you’re picking sides for a basketball game in the schoolyard, you figure the kid who didn’t think to wear shorts probably doesn’t have any game. Pants matter. And yet w...


Xs & Ohs: Inside the Mind of a Single Guy

Sarah Angle
Guys are so hard to read, right? Or maybe that’s just the case for me. Next Friday is the Weekly’s super fun LOVE FW event for singles @ Collective Brewing Project. So, I figured I needed an education before I put myself ou...

Jan 29

Top 5 Shows

Steve Steward
1) Tribute band listing alert: per the Keys Lounge website, on Friday (tonight), there’s a “national touring Rolling Stones tribute band” called Satisfaction. This is different than what Big Mike does in that this band ev...


Soundcheck 817: Green River Ordinance at Billy Bob’s Texas

Eric Griffey
It’s Green River Ordinance week at Fort Worth Weekly. First, the five-piece was the subject of our cover story. Then, earlier this afternoon, singer/guitarist Josh Jenkins sat down with the Weekly to discuss the band̵...

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On Tap in Fort Worth: The Fort Brewing Company

Edward Brown
Love FW, a Curated Singles Event Fort Worth Weekly contributing writer Sarah Angle promises that Love FW will be the “hippest singles event in Fort Worth” this year. The matchmaking night is hosted by the Weekly, Tanglewood...

ROCKIN' RON THOMPSON IN ACTION (photo courtesy of GoFundMe page)

Rockin’ Ron Thompson Gets Some Love

Jeff Prince
The daughter of longtime local drummer Rockin’ Ron Thompson started an online funding campaign to help her father pay bills as he struggles to overcome a series of strokes. “He at this time is unable to walk,” daughter Li...


Run a Mile in My Stripes

Rush Olson
Early in the first half of the basketball game I watched Tuesday, I determined a referee had missed a foul call. I am not much for yelling at officials, but this time I had to really, truly resist the urge. The official who had...