Posts Tagged ‘austin’

Mixed Subjects

These North Texan filmmakers work in Austin, but their hearts remain here.
Kristian Lin
Transcribing an interview with Jeff Fraley and Harry Lynch proves to be hard work.

Dream Weaver

Arlington singer-songwriter Beth Wood’s nighttime visions have led her to success and a new album.
More than a dozen years ago, musician Beth Wood was your typical student struggling to earn a degree in literature from the University of Texas.

The Austin Biennial

Applications for the third annual Texas Biennial are now available at A group art show composed of open submissions, the biennial, if you haven’t already guessed, is grossly biased toward Austin, th...

Austin Can Wait

A native son returns home from the Live Music Capital of the World® to kick-start his music career.
For the past five years, Josh Davis has been a staple on the Austin music scene.

A Lonesome Dove and a Yalid

Filmmaker David H. Hickey is an oddity in these parts — he generally avoids making movies about dead teenagers.

Howling at the Moon

Before I took over this column about five years ago, I decided not to be negative. Spewing vitriol about local/struggling bands, clubs, and events only riles readers up and imbues the writer with a false sense of importance. I ...


The Show
Most rock bands develop respect not by fancy book-learnin’ but by playing holes-in-the-wall for peanuts.

Travel and No Leisure

Interstate 35 might not have the hipster cachet of Route 66 or Ventura Highway, but the 1,568-mile road that stretches from Laredo to Duluth, Minn., and cuts through many major Lone Star cities is paved with as much history.