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Drum Dynamo J.J. Johnson’s Saving Grace

Powerhouse Austin drummer strips down to his bare essence

Music Feature, May. 25, 2017

DJ Brimlo

Awkward Love Letters

Music Review, May. 25, 2017

PJ Harvey Troubles the Water

Stubb’s sell-out offers little hope yet God-like force

Music Daily, Apr. 29, 2017 2:22 PM

The Oddisee

Rising rapper journeys past ego to societal disconnect

Music Daily, Apr. 27, 2017 9:00 AM

A New Sound & Vision for RAS

Grassroots hip-hop twosome gets serious

Music Daily, Apr. 26, 2017 2:30 PM

Trumpet Constant Ephraim Owens Won’t Be Rushed

New Austin Music Hall of Fame inductee substitutes kindness and ubiquity for a back catalog

Music Feature, Apr. 6, 2017

Malik Posts Second Awakening Clip

Homegrown rapper continues visualizing his 2017 hip-hop standout

Music Daily, Mar. 22, 2017 3:00 PM

SXSW Music Live: Stones Throw Showcase

L.A. hip-hop imprint throws another closing-night banger

SXSW Daily, Mar. 19, 2017 12:30 PM

SXSW Music Live: D.R.A.M., Talib Kweli, Benjamin Booker, Tkay Maidza

Rappin’, rockin’, bangin’

SXSW Daily, Mar. 18, 2017 11:35 AM

SXSW Music Live: Def Jam Direct Deposit Live

Where’s Russell Simmons when you need him?

SXSW Daily, Mar. 17, 2017 12:15 PM

SXSW Music Live: Showtime Presents Nick Waterhouse, Grandmaster Flash

Waterhouse sets the stage, Flash torches it

SXSW Daily, Mar. 16, 2017 12:47 PM

SXSW Music Live: UK Grime

Mutt mixture of hip-hop, bass music, garage

SXSW Daily, Mar. 15, 2017 12:25 PM

SXSW Music: Must-See Hip-Hop

Rap royalty and rising stars

Music Feature, Mar. 15, 2017

SXSW Wednesday Record Reviews


Music Feature, Mar. 15, 2017

Karriem Riggins

Headnod Suite

Music Feature, Mar. 15, 2017


Barrio God Vol. 1

Music Feature, Mar. 15, 2017

Little Simz

Stillness in Wonderland

Music Feature, Mar. 15, 2017

SXSW Film Review: This Is Your Death

Would you kill yourself on TV for money?

SXSW Daily, Mar. 12, 2017 1:25 AM

SXSW Panel: The Messy Truth With Van Jones

CNN commentator takes on our new reality television society

Screens Daily, Mar. 11, 2017 1:10 PM

SXSW Film Review: Fits and Starts

Wyatt Cenac is a born movie star (just don't tell him that)

SXSW Daily, Mar. 11, 2017 12:38 PM

SXSW Music Interview: Robert Glasper

"Jazz musicians, we feel the need to always educate people.”

Music Feature, Mar. 9, 2017

The Needle and the Damage Done

Meth Storm: Arkansas USA lays it down on both sides of the law

Screens Feature, Mar. 9, 2017

Occupy England

UK drama Us and Them takes on class warfare

Screens Feature, Mar. 9, 2017

Fact and Fiction Merge in Flesh and Blood

Mark Webber reflects on the man he's become

Screens Feature, Mar. 9, 2017

Alone With Malik

Video from one of ATX rap’s Top 10 2017

Music Daily, Mar. 6, 2017 11:45 AM


Music Feature, Mar. 2, 2017

Dylan Cameron

Music Feature, Mar. 2, 2017



Music Review, Feb. 23, 2017

Man, Woman, Friend, Computer

Man, Woman, Friend, Computer

Music Review, Feb. 23, 2017

Damase/Manican Dream

True Color / Chaos Is

Music Review, Feb. 23, 2017

Exploring the Auteurs of Early Black Cinema

AFS screens rare and influential selections from the Pioneers of African-American Cinema

Screens Feature, Feb. 16, 2017

My Empty Phantom

Collection of Memories I / II

Music Review, Feb. 9, 2017

Tje Austin

I Belong to You

Music Review, Feb. 9, 2017


More Stories to Tell

Music Review, Feb. 9, 2017


The Awakening (II)

Music Review, Feb. 2, 2017

Free Week Live Shots

Mohawk, Jan. 2

Music Feature, Jan. 12, 2017

We Learned It by Watching Movies

A film primer for the best in wicked entertainment

Screens Feature, Jan. 5, 2017

Top 10 Austin Albums of 2016

The Chronicle music staff picks their favorite local records

Music Feature, Dec. 29, 2016

Top 10 National Albums of 2016

Our favorite picks from across the country

Music Feature, Dec. 29, 2016

Critics Poll

Music Feature, Dec. 29, 2016

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