Wrestling the Mic From Colt Cabana
For the last eight years, Chicago-based wrestler Colt Cabana has been one of the top names in grappling podcasting. Before strapping on his kneepads for Wrestlecircus at SXSW, he'll be recording his laidback and conversational The Art of Wrestling. He said, "We're bringing new people and new attention to the underground wrestling scene."

12:01AM Fri. Mar. 17, Richard Whittaker Read More | Comment »

Rooster Teeth Raised … How Much?
Rooster Teeth Extra Life, the 24-hour tele-game-comedy-a-thon charity fundraiser for kids' health care is over, and the total is in: $665,234 in donations, plus extra merch sales that boosted the total raised to $895,000. That blasts through the goal of $500,000, and pwns last year's #RTExtralife total of $560,000.

1:15PM Sun. Nov. 13, 2016, Richard Whittaker Read More | Comment »

Rooster Teeth Gives an Extra Life
These are strange days, when you feel like doing good, but may not want to leave the house. Happily, mega gaming charity fundraiser Extra Life is on, and Austin's own Rooster Teeth is sacrificing sleep and sanity to raise money for kids' medical care.

1:30PM Sat. Nov. 12, 2016, Richard Whittaker Read More | Comment »

Crunch Time for Rooster Teeth
When the world ends, it will be with neither a bang nor a whimper but, according to Crunch Time, with a lot of finger-pointing and really bad ideas.

3:30PM Mon. Sep. 12, 2016, Richard Whittaker Read More | Comment »

Crunch Time for Rooster Teeth
 
Sending Postcards From the Great Divide
As department head of UT-Austin's Radio-Television-Film program, documentarian Paul Stekler has taught a few lessons. Midway through his new online series of election shorts for PBS, he's learning one too. He said, "Anyone that tells you that short films are easier to do than longer films, tell them they don't know what they're talking about."

9:00AM Sun. Jul. 10, 2016, Richard Whittaker Read More | Comment »

Crunch Time for Rooster Teeth
 
RTX: Nine Things We Learned About RWBY
How big a deal is Rooster Teeth's anime-influenced series RWBY? Friday's panel at this weekend's RTX festival filled the massive Austin Convention Center Exhibit Hall 1, then filled it again Saturday for a repeat. With a whole slate of programming all weekend, there's a pile of details about the future of RT's massive hit.

11:00AM Tue. Jul. 5, 2016, Richard Whittaker Read More | Comment »

NEWSLETTERS
AC Daily, Events and Promotions, Luvdoc Answers

Breaking news, recommended events, and more

Official Chronicle events, promotions, and giveaways

Updates for SXSW 2017

All questions answered (satisfaction not guaranteed)
WebFest Brings the Really Small Screen to the Big Screen
WebFest, a digital/web series festival, is coming back to Austin for a third year. Boasted as the only festival of its kind in Texas, this year the festival joins forces with Austin Creative Alliance to be considered for ACA’s sponsorship. This will allow the festival to apply for grants to bring WebFest to the next level.

9:30AM Tue. Jun. 21, 2016, Rivers Wright Read More | Comment »

The Hook Laughs With, Not at UT
UT has many beloved spokespersons, like the late Bill Livingston, who wished us aging UT alums “goodbye and good luck” on the old TEX registration system, sports announcer Craig Way, and probably some deans. But it’s time to open our hearts to one more: local comedian and new host of The Hook, Andrew Rosas.

4:25PM Fri. May 13, 2016, Ashley Moreno Read More | Comment »

Night Flight Flies Again
Stuart Shapiro doesn't seem the kind of guy that turned TV on its ear. Tall, graying, soft-spoken, he looks more like the IT innovator that he's become than the man that brought underground culture to cable TV. But that's exactly what he did for nearly a decade with USA Network's Night Flight.

9:00AM Sun. Apr. 10, 2016, Richard Whittaker Read More | Comment »

1   2   3   4   5   6   7   8   9   10     NEXT    19 »
@ACScreens
Scroll_Tweets
THE MOST
Sound on Sound Fest Pops! Yeah Yeah Yeahs, Electric Wizard, and king Stooge himself
Top 10 Austin Breweries Power ranking the local leaders in craft beer
Aldous Harding’s Enormous Voice Kiwi channels the brilliant mania of Kate Bush
APD Says Two Rape Suspects Still at Large Police are working to clear this case as quickly as possible