Monthly Archives: August 2013

Jeb Berrier’s documentary Bag It screens Wednesday at Fort Worth Botanic Garden

Night & Day

WED ▪ 21 Night & Day makes an effort to reuse plastic bags from the grocery store, but too many people simply throw them away,...

Wasted Away Again?

I thought I was having an acid flashback when I wandered into 3 Parrots Taco Shop (8737 Benbrook Blvd.) in Benbrook, one of two...
The Hendersons' two new tracks further cement frontman Nolan Robertson status as one of North Texas' best singer-songwriters.

Killer or Filler?

There’s nothing wrong with reworking the past. You know a lot of great songs have been written by musicians half-trying to recreate existing great...
Former Moon owner Chris Maunder has been named the new general manager of Queen City Music Hall.

Moon Over Queen City

Since I worked there for four years, I am always pleasantly surprised when someone asks me about The Moon Bar, the dearly departed West...

Hunka Burning Love

If you’re hankering for kangaroo nachos, elk loin, and white truffle macaroni –– and who isn’t? –– you’re out of luck. Lonesome Dove Western...
Deaf Angel's metallic, melodic debut has been a long time coming.

Loud Ascension

Man, this music biz is crackers. Not news, I know, but sometimes you come across a local band or album that makes you wonder...
At Benbrook Middle School, posters explain how the geothermal system works. Courtesy FWISD

Schooled in Green

From Highway 377, Benbrook Middle School looks out of place. The modern-looking, brown-and-cream-colored structure stands in stark contrast to the cattle pasture across the...
Pauline Boudry and Renate Lorenz’ “Normal Work”

Gallery

In 19th-century England, a housemaid named Hannah Cullwick formed an unusual S&M-tinged relationship with her employer Arthur Munby, frequently posing for photographs while dressed...
Nick Frost, Simon Pegg, and Paddy Considine look the worse for wear during their pub crawl in The World’s End.

King of Beers

We’re not too late to declare the comedy of the summer, are we? Good, because The World’s End is not only the season’s funniest...
Someone with a mask means Barbara Crampton no good in You're Next.

Family Dies

If you’ve seen the trailer and the posters for You’re Next, you may think that this is just another crappy late-summer slasher flick. Actually,...