Monthly Archives: October 2011

Film Shorts

OPENING: The Thing (R) The third film version of this story about a group of scientists at the South Pole who discover an alien...

Night & Day

WED ▪ 12 Fans of German chamber music will be in clover when the Hugo Wolf Quartett visits TCU this evening. (The name is not...

Bad Vibrations

People in the Mallard Cove neighborhood of East Fort Worth are awfully self-centered. They funnel many thousands of dollars into their biggest asset —...

Pumping Ronnie Heart

Earlier this year, Ronald Gierhart left his gig as guitarist in Neon Indian, one of the country’s hottest indie acts, to stay home in...

Paradise Drowned

A dream turned into a nightmare very quickly for Annette and Michael Daniel — and it’s one they can’t wake up from. Everything they...

Emperor SRV: New Clothes

To the editor: Regarding Steve Steward’s opinion of Stevie Ray Vaughan  (Last Call, Sept. 21, 2011) Yes, you are entitled to your opinion —...

From Here

Toward the end of Saturday, Holy Moly frontman Joe Rose looked out from the stage into the crowd at The Aardvark, pointed a tattooed...

Casing the Joints

For nearly 30 years, jazz pianist Jhon Kahsen (né Johnny Case) has been tickling the ivories at Sardines Ristorante Italiano (509...

Footloose: Almost Paradise

Like many of you, I had zero expectations for the remake of Footloose. The original 1984 film has already had a second life as...

The Big Year: First-Degree Birders

I am not a birder, but I can sympathize with them. Check me out in early December when I’m frantically tracking down Greek experimental...