Monthly Archives: August 2013

Josh Weathers Blows Up On The Chive

The Chive bills itself as "probably the best site in the world." Whether it's the best or not doesn't matter. Fort Worth soul man Josh...
Paranoia opens Friday.

Film Shorts

OPENING: Paranoia (PG-13) Liam Hemsworth stars in this thriller as an entry-level corporate employee who’s hired by a tech mogul (Gary Oldman) to spy on...

Night & Day

WED ▪ 14 The Modern Kids Summer Flicks Series brightens the midweek with free screenings of short films for children. Today’s selections feature Pablo Garcia’s...

Blue 32 Replay

Back in June, I bitched about making the drive to north Fort Worth only to find that my intended destination, a new sports bar...

Up to Scratch

Guthrie Kennard, Rick Babb, and James Michael Taylor are local singer-songwriters who sometimes perform as a trio called Buddies. Mostly, though, they blaze individual...

I’d Like to Devour You — But Not at the Table

There I was, sitting in the tiny dining room of Benito’s Taqueria (1904 Hemphill St.) — not to be confused with Benito’s Mexican Cuisine...

Little Ball of …

Last week, members of the Tanglewood Neighborhood Association turned the Tanglewood Elementary School auditorium into an interrogation room for Fort Worth School District Superintendent...
The Royal Savages (Ben Coker, James Hughes, Addison White, and Lauren Moore) want their audiences to have a good time and feel the love. Pitaru

Out of Cover

A lot of musicians like to sneer at the idea of cover bands –– groups whose sole purpose is to pay tribute, via performance,...
Banta: "I would have liked to meet with my neighborhood" before Steer FW began its efforts.

Bluebonnet Brouhaha

In March, Mike Banta, head of Blue-bonnet Place Neighborhood Association, received what seemed to him a curious e-mail. It came from someone named Kyle...

The Snowden Effect

Edward Snowden is safe from American “justice” for the moment, and he will certainly go down as the most effective whistle-blower in history. His...