Monthly Archives: February 2013

Ed Harris and William Fichtner prepare to shove off in "Phantom."

Phantom: Cold Sub

In the narrow field of movies set on Soviet submarines, Phantom comes a distant second to The Hunt for Red October and struggles to...

D. Anson Brody: A Song a Week for a Year

Now that major record labels have become the sole province of mega-stars, local musicians are coming up with creative ways to release new music....

Catholic Scandals: The Ultimate in Reality TV

Some Catholic commentators have lamented the latest round of tabloid-quality scandals besetting the Vatican. Tragic that so much vanity and human error should impede the...

Celebrate Texas Independence Day by Taking a Shot

State Republicans continue to feast on red meat this legislative session. Earlier today state Rep. Jeff Leach, a Republican from District 67 (which covers...

Singer-Songwriter Phil Wallace Comes Close In Rusty Wier Contest

Two Fort Worth singer-songwriters were among the seven finalists appearing in the Rusty Wier Songwriting Contest that wrapped up on Sunday in Dallas after...

Van Cliburn Screening Recital Notes (Day 3)

Edward Neeman (USA/Australia) started the last day of screening auditions with an excellent Bach Partita in G major, doing particularly well in the slow...

Action Packed Golden Gloves Tourney In Town

The Fort Worth Regional Golden Gloves tournament presented three dozen fights last night at the John Justin Arena in the Will Rogers Memorial Center...

Van Cliburn Screening Recital Notes (Day 2)

There was a bigger and more enthusiastic crowd for the second day of the screening recitals, an encouraging sign. And the pianists have not...

The Can Man Can

When Louis Torres gets home after a hard day of work at Lockheed Martin, he enjoys a cold Miller Lite or Milwaukee's Best. But...

Music Scene Live To Air On KLSR-1650 AM

Music Scene Live, the radio show that introduces listeners to local singer songwriters, has been picked up by KLSR-1650 AM. The station will air Music...