Monthly Archives: October 2011

Rainbos Over Nelson

Fort Worth filmmaker Cameron Bruce Nelson, 29, didn’t always want to be a writer-director. In fact, he only got into filmmaking after graduating from...

Kennard the Troubadour

Who’d a thunk a 60-year-old acoustic bluesman with a basset-hound face, myriad health problems, and a growling, raspy voice would emerge as the most...

Speech: Hateful or Free?

“Lots of us are waiting for the day when all this homo bullshit is reversed and assholes like you are either back in the...

Bull, Bush, Bluesface

I’m a fan of entertainment districts, especially on weekends. When it comes to weekday drinking, however, nothing beats a neighborhood pub. I’m probably over-thinking...

Holy Moly, Ronnie Heart

One of the first things the casual listener may notice while listening to Grasshopper Cowpunk, Holy Moly’s fourth album in about...

Wrong War

My father grew up on Gordon Avenue on the South Side of Fort Worth. After high school at Trimble Tech, he apprenticed in the...

Gallery

The Big Bend area of Texas appears to be an inexhaustible source of inspiration for Texas artists. Artspace 111’s current show takes in three...

Ides of March: Then Fall Caesar

There’s a difference between coolness and coldness. As an actor, George Clooney is cool, and the even-keeled assurance he projects onscreen often informs the...

No Relief from Restless

Hot on the heels of 50/50 comes another movie about cancer, the less funny, more irritating, and all-around inferior Restless. The unfortunate timing doesn’t...

Good Samaritan

It’s noon on a weekday, and the cafeteria is loud and lively. Silverware clatters against plates filled with fried tilapia, peas, cornbread, and coleslaw....