Louis Black

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Page Two: Row My Boat Ashore
Page Two: Row My Boat Ashore
Louis Black bids farewell in his final "Page Two" column

Columns, Sept. 7, 2017

Page Two: The Good Songs We Need to Sing Together and Loud
Page Two: The Good Songs We Need to Sing Together and Loud
Celebrating love and resistance at Terry and Jo Harvey Allen's 55th wedding anniversary

Columns, July 13, 2017

Page Two: Leaving It Up to Her
On Margaret Moser: Happy together, then, now, and forever

Columns, June 29, 2017

Page Two: God Is Alive, Magic Afoot, and Music Everywhere
Egmont Street was where we discovered Risk, Quaaludes, phone phreaking – and some of the greatest albums ever released

Columns, June 22, 2017

Page Two: Dancing at the Revolution With the Radio On!
Louis Black recalls the joys of driving around and falling in love with pop songs

Columns, June 15, 2017

Page Two: Unfortunately the Left Is Guilty of Hypocrisy Even If the Right Is More Openly Oppressive
Adding a "but" to freedom of speech is unacceptable

Columns, June 1, 2017

Page Two: When “Patriotism” Means Petulance
So much for draining the swamp

Columns, May 25, 2017

Noir City Emerges From the Shadows
Noir City Emerges From the Shadows
Film festival delves into film noir deep cuts

Screens, May 18, 2017

Page Two: Hey Hey, My My
Jonathan Demme will never die

Columns, May 11, 2017

Page Two: "Trouble Comin' Every Day"
And too many couldn’t be happier about it

Columns, May 4, 2017

Page Two: The Air He Breathed, the Baby Blue Sunglasses He Wore
Page Two: The Air He Breathed, the Baby Blue Sunglasses He Wore
Jonathan Demme, 1944-2017

Columns, April 27, 2017

Page Two: It’s Not That We Can’t Handle the Truth but That We No Longer Want To

Columns, April 13, 2017

Page Two: The Media Has Always Been Biased
The history of American journalism is one of slanted and limited coverage

Columns, April 6, 2017

Page Two: Frogs Were the Second Plague
The Time of the Toad, and a time to dance

Columns, March 30, 2017

Having a Riot: The Chaotic and Beautiful Birth of the Austin Music Awards
Having a Riot: The Chaotic and Beautiful Birth of the Austin Music Awards

Features, March 2, 2017

Page Two: It Is the Worst of Times, It Is the Worst of Times
It is the age of little wisdom, it is the age of foolishness

Columns, Feb. 23, 2017

Page Two: The U.S. Swings Like a Pendulum Do
The good news is, the Constitution is specifically designed to work amidst controversy and hatred

Columns, Feb. 16, 2017

Page Two: Loving and Hating John Wayne, Meryl Streep, Free Speech
Public or private, unspoken or expressed, the rights of every citizen are guaranteed

Columns, Jan. 12, 2017

Page Two: The Path Back to Believing
Page Two: The Path Back to Believing
It only takes a moment for the ordinary to transform

Columns, Jan. 5, 2017

Bye Bye Social Safety Net
Tearing down the social safety net will be a lot easier than building it back again when it is realized how necessary it is

Columns, Dec. 22, 2016

Page Two: Time for All Those Who Voted Their Conscience to Claim Their Credit in Trump’s Election?
Congratulations on feeling pure and noble. Guess where it got us.

Columns, Dec. 15, 2016

Page Two: Telling Stories, Watching Movies
The real and the known, the unreal and then some

Columns, Dec. 8, 2016

Page Two: An Immodest Proposal
Preventing the music scene from burdening the city

Columns, Dec. 1, 2016

Page Two: This Too Shall Pass, Or … Ain’t Got Time for That Now
Along came Trump

Columns, Nov. 23, 2016

Page Two: True Stories: Then and Now
Connecting the dots between the SIMS Foundation and a day on the set of David Byrne's sleeper hit film

Columns, Nov. 17, 2016

Page Two: Where Do We Go From Here?

Columns, Nov. 10, 2016

Page Two: We Have Met the Enemy and He Is Us
Whoever wins the election, the damage is already done

Columns, Nov. 3, 2016

Page Two – Alex Jones: Demon Hunter
“Clinton and Obama stink of sulfur, so they must be demons”

Columns, Oct. 20, 2016

Page Two – BFI: Blaze Foley Inside
11 verses in search of a song

Columns, Oct. 13, 2016

Page Two: Pay-to-Play City Politics
When it comes to Austin's independent businesses, the City too often is part of the problem

Columns, Oct. 6, 2016

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