Posts Tagged ‘Fort Worth Weekly’
Best Of 2012

Shaking Things Up

Stop. Wait. What was that? That rumbling that just shook the foundation, ever so slightly? In North Texas these days, that might just be a quake. Yes, folks, in the land that has endured twisters, wildfires, blue northers, and ...


Rachel Maddow Refers To FW Weekly In Earthquake Report

Jeff Prince
MSNBC news anchor Rachel Maddow is about as subtle as an anvil, and she’s in true form in this recent report about the growing number of earthquakes in Texas and their link to natural gas drilling disposal wells. To help ...


F-ing Bands Have F-ing Fun At F-ing Awards Show

Jeff Prince
  Winners were announced at the Fort Worth Weekly Music Awards Ceremony last night at Piper Hall in the West 7th Street entertainment district. The annual gathering of young, old, hip, hip hop, trip rock,  country, metal,...

Hey! It’s Our New Site!

Kristian Lin
Greetings, Weekly readers! By now, you’ve probably noticed that we have a newly redesigned website! It’s got bigger type and a cleaner interface, and it’s generally more picture-tastic. What do you think? Leav...

Music Awards Ballot Ready For Voters

Jeff Prince
The nominees for this year’s Fort Worth Weekly Music Awards are listed on the ballot here. Cast your votes for Tarrant County’s most killer bands, and plan on attending our big awards festival on June 26. Glancing o...

Name That Train

Jimmy Fowler
When you were a kid, did you spend hours dreaming what it would be like to name a commuter railway train? Okay, me neither, but it’s still a cool idea. Fort Worth Weekly and the Fort Worth Transportation Authority are teaming...

FW Weekly’s Eric Griffey Scores News 8 Love

Jeff Prince
WFAA News 8 spotlighted a local nonprofit music outreach program that was created by our very own Eric Griffey, a Fort Worth Weekly staff writer and fledgling saint. Griffey decided a while back that he’d like to go to he...

David Casstevens Gets Freaky!

Jeff Prince
The bare-butted folks at the Wildwood nudist colony received another visit from a reporter. Fort Worth Weekly intern Sarah Perry shucked her clothes and immersed herself into a story there last summer. Now comes Fort Worth Star...

Wise Words To The Wide-Eyed

Jeff Prince
Interns learn a lot from the veteran journalists here at Fort Worth Weekly. Take for instance this actual exchange from yesterday: Intern: “Is there a better job than being a journalist? I don’t think so. Today I he...

Hardware Haul

Gayle Reaves
Fort Worth Weekly rocked in Houston last weekend –– even though none of us were able to be there in person to appreciate the vibe. At the statewide Lone Star Awards, presented by the Houston Press Club, the Weekly took firs...