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Anthony Mariani

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Them Pickup Time Blues

Neil is pounding the drums. It’s 3 p.m. on the dot. Geddy and Alex are spinning around with their guitars. Pickup is in about...

Monet’s Late Years

Potential theory: Monet was obsessive-compulsive. Nothing else explains how or why the legendary Impressionist spent just about every day of his latter years painting the...

Summer Guide 2019

Don’t even start. Yes, it’s summer in Texas. No –– unless you’re a construction worker or some other kind of person who makes his...

Middle-Finger Johnny Cash Painting Missing from Lola’s Saloon

An iconic piece of Lola’s Saloon has gone missing. Anyone with information regarding the whereabouts of the venue’s black-and-white painting of Johnny Cash giving the...

Austin and Jay

Austin Fields and Jay Wilkinson make a great team. Their dual exhibit at Fort Works Art does the seemingly impossible: brings a party right...

Welcome to the 2018 Holidays Issue

I admit, I love Christmas. As a relatively happy child in a relatively stable home in the 1970s and ’80s, I wanted for next...

Saying Goodbye

I walk around all day now muttering to myself, “I’m sorry, Adam. I’m so sorry, Adam. I’m so very sorry.” Is there anything I...

Wear Wars

This much is indisputable. Texas is redneck territory. The flipside: Texas is also becoming browner, gayer, and more feminine every day. I had never...

J.T. Grant’s Coping Skills

We talked about that stupid shredder for about 10 minutes. And only a couple of us knew who Banksy was. At Sotheby’s in London last...

Mea Culpa to Readers, Danni & Kris, Diversity

This is what happens when you have a bunch of old dudes writing about young rising female stars, a six-sentence paragraph that’s as gross...