Monthly Archives: November 2011

Joe Rogers at A5A

This Saturday night (Nov 12) at 8pm, Arts Fifth Avenue will host a must-see evening of live jazz called Joe Rogers: Old & New....

Rick Perry: “Oops”

You know you want it. Here it is. First reaction: Wah wah wah! Second reaction: Did anyone think Rick Perry's presidential campaign would end in quite...

Film Shorts

OPENING: Immortals (R) Tarsem Singh (The Cell, The Fall) directs this epic starring Henry Cavill as Theseus, a mortal picked by the Greek gods to...

Night & Day

WED ▪ 9 History geeks and public radio fans rejoice! Sarah Vowell comes to UNT this evening. The author with a flair for bringing obscure...

Clouds of Evidence

A couple of years ago, when gas drilling critics pointed out that separation tanks and other facilities used to store or separate natural gas...

In Gonzo City

Five high school bandmates graduate, grow apart, marry, have children, divorce, hop jobs, bounce around mostly dead-end musical projects, and, on the eve of...

An Ugly Business

Mug shot magazines such as Mugly! and Busted! and their online equivalents have become popular in recent years. Some people just can’t resist visiting...

Assumptions and Illusions

Remember how I mentioned recently that Spencer’s Corner closed? While I’m sure plenty of haters cackled with glee, the double-decker Westside house of trashy...

Orch3stras Abound

Fort Worth classical music composer Douglas Edward is probably best known for supplying dramatic violin to the art-rock project Alan and...

We Can Move the Earth

On Feb. 8, 2008, I felt the earth move beneath my feet. It wasn’t an earthquake or a Hemingway-esque tryst. It was simply a...