Monthly Archives: February 2014

UNT Acquires Williams Collection

One of the largest, most diverse, and most historic photography collections in Texas has finally found a home. Consisting of more than 10,000 prints and...

DIY Day(s) this Weekend

The Syndicate is doing it right. Founded and operated by Erik Castel, the new Fort Worth booking agency-slash-promotions company is throwing a major bash right...

Koe Wetzel & Konvicts Steal White Elephant Saloon Contest

You'd think somebody named Mary Jane Farmer would be a pot grower. But she's not (as far as I know). Farmer is a pleasant,...

I Am From Arizona. I Am Embarrassed.

I wasn’t born in Arizona, but I lived there through my childhood years into my 20s. My family is still there. I’m usually proud...

Told Ya So! Texas Gay Marriage Ban Ruled Unconstitutional

I don’t like to brag –– in fact, I love to brag –– but I saw today’s ruling by a federal judge against Texas’...
Non-Stop opens Friday.

Film Shorts

OPENING: Non-Stop (PG-13) Liam Neeson stars in this thriller as an air marshal who tries to figure out who’s killing off the passengers one by...
Colossus and the Amazon Queen screens tonight at 10pm at The Grotto.

Night & Day

WED ▪ 26 Lots of sci-fi movies in the 1950s and ’60s featured lone men traveling to planets or distant lands populated only by hot...

Get Better Fast

It wasn’t that long ago you’d go to the Near Southside only for a doctor’s appointment or a chicken-fried steak from Massey’s. These days...

Marathon Parkathon

The Cowtown Marathon organizers are celebrating last weekend’s event that included a record number of runners over two days (about 24,000) and several new...
Sarah Jaffe, Son of Stan, and Ice Eater will perform Saturday at Shipping & Receiving.

Fairmount Wears’ Pop Shop

Have you heard someone refer to Cowtown as “Fortlandia”? It’s a joke that seems specific to the Fairmount neighborhood, and it’s not entirely off-base,...