Monthly Archives: March 2014

JJ & The Rogues' new album has been well worth the wait.

JJ & The Rogues: Sweet Talkers

The album starts with the sounds of waves crashing, boards creaking, and a British-accented chap shouting, “All hands!” A pealing ship’s bell segues to...
Shailene Woodley is welcomed into her new faction in Divergent.

Born This Way

I think the ideal time to see Divergent is when you’re a teenager. This dystopian science-fiction saga based on Veronica Roth’s best-selling novel is...

Here’s Lookin’ at You, Velvet

Of all the gin joints in all the towns in all the world, it had to take over mine. Like Ingrid Bergman sauntering  into...

Antiques and Angst

The hum of conversation meshing with the clink of silverware created a pleasant serenade inside The Secret Garden restaurant, where a dozen antique hunters...
Smartly spiced Tex-Mex goodies, including shrimp skewers, are plentiful at Mariscos la Marea. James Coreas

La Marea’s Got You Covered

On a recent late Sunday afternoon visit to the new-ish Mexican seafood eatery La Marea, we discovered children –– everywhere. Sitting in chairs and...
Ryan Goolsby’s untitled piece is on display at TCU as part of Gallery Night.

Gallery Night (and Not)

Spring Gallery Night is here again. Though lots of galleries are going with what they already have up, a few venues are busting out...
Tom Wesselmann’s “Still Life No. 15” is one of the most uproarious pieces in this dynamic show.

Art and Appetite: Ravenous Beasts

What we farm, hunt, buy, catch, kill, package, heat up, cook, serve, and enjoy privately or among others is merely a jumping-off point for...

Turn the Page(s)

Librarians and Hollywood types don’t tend to intermingle. One group focuses on details and research, and the other exists primarily to stretch the truth,...

Calhoun, The Cush, Holy Moly At Fort Works Art Show On Saturday

Spring Gallery Night has a new addition to the ever-growing lineup of galleries, museums, retail businesses, restaurants, and other venues displaying art works for...

Downtown Fort Worth SketchCrawl

You can do a lot of things with a group of people –– eat, watch a movie, play with your dog at a dog...