Monthly Archives: June 2011

Raining at Rick’s

Back in April, I went the wrong way on Alta Mere and ended up at Showgirl Cabaret. That was the first time I’d been...

Music Awards Festival Recap: Vol. 1

Thanks to Fort Worth photog Pete Rearden, who spent the duration of the 2011 Fort Worth Weekly Music Awards Festival last weekend taking awesome...

Music Awards Brings the Heat

I know, I know, the weather for last weekend’s 2011 Fort Worth Weekly Music Awards Festival was nearly unbearable. You poor souls relegated to...

Bombs Away

After insisting for a year that he had no interest in running for president, Texas Gov. Rick Perry said a few weeks ago that...

The Incredible Shrinking Star-Telegram

“Big mistake.” That was the typical response from management types at the Fort Worth Star-Telegram when I announced in February 2001 that I was...

Chancy Hacienda San Miguel

There’s some winnowing out going on in that hot West 7th Street corridor — Delaney’s Irish Pub and So7 Bistro are gone. But that...

Willie Nelson Picnic Lineup Is Set

The musical lineup for Willie Nelson's July 4 picnic at Billy Bob's Texas looks like an eclectic bunch, including several of Willie's kids. It...

Holding Out Hope on Hulen

It wasn’t so long ago that the area between the Vickery Boulevard bridge and Bellaire Drive, which folks once thought of as Cullen Davis’...

You’re Getting to Be a Hobbit With Me

We’re not the biggest Tolkien fans at Night & Day, and we’re surprisingly unenthusiastic about the prospects of Peter Jackson’s upcoming Lord of the...

Harding’s Installment Plan

There’s a lot going on beneath the surface of Fort Worth artist Timothy Harding’s work, although it’s not always apparent at first. He earned...