Archive Search

1-50 of 1000 results for Austin Chronicle

sorted by relevance | sort by date

1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | 6 | 7 | 8 | 9 | 10 | 11 | 12 | 13 | 14 | 15 | 16 | 17 | 18 | 19 | 20

Fantastic Fest Preview: Austin Chronicle in Your Ears
Tune in for daily podcasts across Fantastic Fest
DAILY Screens  September 19, 2018, by Chronicle Film Staff
"...Break out your ear buds, bud: The Austin Chronicle and Austin-based podcast network One Of Us will be teaming up across Fantastic Fest to bring you daily shows straight from the fest...."

The Austin Chronicle Earns AAN Awards Nominations
Cover design, music coverage singled out for excellence
DAILY News  June 20, 2018
"...Selected from a field of nearly 700 entries submitted by 55 alt-weeklies across the U.S. and Canada, the short list includes nominations for The Austin Chronicle for excellence in cover design and blogging...."

Austin Chronicle Earns Two AAN Nominations
Creative Director Jason Stout, Playback's Kevin Curtin singled out
DAILY News  June 1, 2016
"...The Association of Alternative Newsmedia announced today its 2016 AAN Awards Finalists, including two nominations for The Austin Chronicle, for excellence in column writing and cover design...."

Austin Chronicle’ Nominated for AAN Awards
Nods for breaking news, public service, and film criticism
DAILY News  May 22, 2013
"...The Association of Alternative Newsmedia announced today its 2013 AAN Awards Finalists, including three nominations for The Austin Chronicle...."

The Austin Chronicle Short Story Contest
Start your typewriters!
DAILY Chron Events  November 3, 2009, by Logan Youree
"...Presented in association with KGSR 107.1 and BookPeople the Austin Chronicle Short Story Contest gives writers an opportunity to show what they've got by crafting the funniest, touching, scary, or strange story that they can to win cash prizes and a chance to be published in the Austin Chronicle!..."

Tonight! Annual Austin Chronicle FILM BASH!
Don't miss the best SXSW Film party!
DAILY Chron Events  March 12, 2012, by Courtney Byrd
"...Tonight, The Austin Chronicle hosts their Annual SXSW Film Bash at La Zona Rosa! Attendees can grab a drink and enjoy delicious treats from local Austin restaurants. Even better, Akina Adderley and The Vintage Playboys will be playing their soulful, funky tunes live from 10pm-12am!..."

2007 'Austin Chronicle' Chipmunking Contest
DAILY Sports  March 30, 2007, by Sofia Resnick
"...In March they tend to be green, for obvious reasons. Mmmm … doesn't that make you want to just cram one of those puffy cakes in your mouth? Or four … or seven? For about six years, The Austin Chronicle has hosted annual Sno Ball Chipmunking contests, usually one or two weeks following South by Southwest..."

The Austin Chronicle Top 10 Films of 2017
The year in cinema, and the Chronicle’s top 10 lists
Screens Story  December 28, 2017, by Richard Whittaker
"...In a challenging year, each Austin Chronicle critic has written and rewritten their Top 10 lists this year, but their collation and addition added up to this year's collective list of the year's finest movies – at least, from the view of this desk...."

'Austin Chronicle' Receives AAN Nod
Finalist for reproductive rights coverage
DAILY News  June 18, 2014, by Brandon Watson
"...The Association of Alternative Newsmedia announced the finalists for its 2014 AAN Awards today, including the Austin Chronicle among the nominees...."

Austin Chronicle Staff Blog Recognized
Chronicle blog nominated for AAN Award
DAILY News  May 19, 2015
"...The Austin Chronicle’s staff blog was recognized today as a finalist in the Association of Alternative Newsmedia annual awards competition. Fellow alt-weeklies Cleveland Scene and Creative Loafing Atlanta were also named finalists in the staff blog category...."

Austin Chronicle’/Fadó Adult Spelling Bee
Thursday’s bee was entertaining and slightly tinged with alcoholic determination and briefly marred by a gaffe or two.
DAILY Sports  November 1, 2007, by Sofia Resnick
"...It was a tense moment and the first one in which a contestant paused in the middle of spelling a word to request relevant information regarding it: language of origin, repetition of the pronunciation, and the definition. But it was also the last word of the sixth annual Austin Chronicle/Fadó Adult Spelling Bee, Thursday, Oct..."

2nd Annual Austin Chronicle Cookout
PHOTO GALLERY  July 21, 2014
"...Riders Against the Storm perform Saturday at Historic Scoot Inn during the 2nd annual Austin Chronicle Cookout...."

Page Two: Ten Ways of Looking at an 'Austin Chronicle'
In celebration of our 25th anniversary
Columns  September 1, 2006, by Louis Black
"...Narrative: If the early days of the Chronicle were rendered faithfully, it could only be as a dark, stark, cold tableau against a minimal set: a few desks, a couple of pieces of broken furniture, and a lot of crap. Occasionally, the dialogue between characters would seem coherent to the audience..."

'The Austin Chronicle' and Richard Linklater
The beginning of a beautiful friendship
Screens Story  October 3, 2003, by Louis Black
"...It's hard to remember how many times filmmaker and Austin Film Society Artistic Director Richard Linklater has been on the cover of The Austin Chronicle. This is not even to consider how many more times we've featured interviews with him, articles on him, and pieces by him (as well as film reviews and previews)..."

Open for Business: The 25th Annual Austin Chronicle Short Story Contest
Now accepting your stories by snail mail or – wait for it – online
Arts Story  January 19, 2017, by Robert Faires
"...Thank you for your patience while we've shifted the annual Austin Chronicle Short Story Contest from an autumn-winter time frame to winter-spring. As this edition will be the 25th time the Chronicle has solicited your handcrafted tales, we've tried to work out ways to mark that milestone..."

The Austin Chronicle Film Bash
March 11, 2013. 20 photos.
PHOTO GALLERY  March 12, 2013
"...'The Austin Chronicle' Film Bash at the Rattle Inn, March 11, 2013..."

16th Annual 'Austin Chronicle' Short Story Contest
The drama, the deliberations, and one winning story: Greg Koehler's 'Black as Your Lungs, Black as Pitch'
Books Story  February 15, 2008, by Kimberley Jones
"...And sometimes our debate over the 10 finalists' submissions to the 16th annual Austin Chronicle Short Story Contest cut just that exacting, with impromptu line readings and impassioned cases made for and against. But we'll get to that...."

Austin Chronicle Book Club: 'The Long Goodbye'
Share your thoughts about Raymond Chandler with other Chronicle readers in a Twitter chat about The Long Goodbye
Arts Story  July 24, 2014, by Robert Faires
"...Austin Chronicle Book Club: 'The Long Goodbye'..."

The Austin Chronicle Top 10 Films of 2018
Our favorite films from our least favorite year
Screens Story  December 27, 2018, by Richard Whittaker
"...On a personal note, I'll look back on 2018 as my first full year as Screens editor for The Austin Chronicle – a dream position for me since I first interned in these dusty halls back in 2006. It's given me an opportunity to work closer than ever alongside names synonymous with the section as well as a new wave of talent that I have been lucky enough to see with a byline in these pages..."

The 25th Annual Austin Chronicle Short Story Contest
The lowdown on the 2017 submissions, judges, 10 finalists, and the prize-winning stories
Arts Story  June 8, 2017, by Robert Faires
"...Death, we know, is a part of life. It turns out to have been a big part of the 25th Austin Chronicle Short Story Contest, too...."

Austin Chronicle Adult Spelling Bee
Sports Story  May 21, 2015, by Katherine McNevins
"...Shockingly, the possibility of rain once again threatened to derail the Austin Chronicle Adult Spelling Bee at Threadgill's on Thursday, May 14, but the 13th annual event went on as planned. A few droplets appeared during setup, and the sound equipment was quickly covered with tarps, but the clouds were just teasin'..."

23rd Annual 'Austin Chronicle' Hot Sauce Festival Winners
The heat was on
Food Story  August 30, 2013, by Virginia B. Wood
"...The 23rd annual Austin Chronicle Hot Sauce Festival was a helluva party. The cloud cover and pleasant breeze off the lake made the heat tolerable, and the great music, spicy foods, and cold beverages were available in abundance..."

'Austin Chronicle' Short Story Contest Open for Submissions
Postmark deadline is Dec. 10, 2012
Books Story  October 26, 2012, by Kimberley Jones
"...We're now accepting submissions for our 21st annual Austin Chronicle Short Story Contest, which offers $1,500 in prize money and the opportunity to have your story printed in these here pages. Here's the fine print: The postmark deadline is Dec..."

'Austin Chronicle' Spelling Bee
Five-time winner Geoff Thevenot wows the crowd
Sports Story  May 25, 2012, by Josh Kupecki
"...It was clear blue skies as far as the eye could see at the 10th annual Austin Chronicle Adult Spelling Bee. Delayed a week due to a rainout, last Thursday saw the Threadgill's World Headquar­ters beer garden transformed into a hive of activity..."

The 2006 'Austin Chronicle' Hot Sauce Festival
Contest & Festival Facts
Food Story  August 25, 2006
"...Admission The Austin Chronicle Hot Sauce Festival requests that you pay an admission fee in the form of two nonperishable food items to be donated to the Capital Area Food Bank. Collection sites will be set up at entrances to Waterloo Park...."

The 25th Annual Austin Chronicle Short Story Contest
Hold on to your tales just a little longer, writers!
Arts Story  November 17, 2016, by Robert Faires
"...We know, we know, the Chronicle has traditionally begun accepting submissions for its annual Short Story Contest at Texas Book Festival time, and that's passed with no word on the contest. Well, as the staff thought about this year's contest being the 25th, we decided to commemorate it in a special way and needed some extra time for planning..."

The 24th Annual Austin Chronicle Short Story Contest
The lowdown on the 2015 submissions, judges, 10 finalists, and the prize-winning stories
Arts Story  February 18, 2016, by Robert Faires
"...Raul Garza won first place in the 22nd Austin Chronicle Short Story Contest with his story "In the Room." He wrote the plays Fantasmaville, which won the National Latino Playwriting Award; Confessions of a Mexpatriate; and "MyHEB," a Best of the Fest selection in the FronteraFest Short Fringe. He is also co-founder and creative director of TKO Advertising...."

'Austin Chronicle' Book Club
Readers toasted 'The Long Goodbye,' eager to move into 'The Hundred-Year House'
Arts Story  July 31, 2014, by Robert Faires
"...That was just one of several "Chandlerisms" shared by participants in the first-ever Austin Chronicle Book Club, held on Twitter Monday, July 28. In discussing the 1953 crime fiction classic The Long Goodbye, talk turned to the author's memorable way with metaphors and similes, and readers chimed in with their favorite turns of phrase..."

'Austin Chronicle' Adult Spelling Bee Wrap-up
Sports Story  May 17, 2013, by Danielle White
"...Once again rain threatened the evening's festivities at the Austin Chronicle Adult Spelling Bee held last Thursday at Threadgill's World HQ. Despite the weather and the prez being in town, there were 130 registrants, each one helping to raise more than $400 for the city's libraries..."

'The Austin Chronicle' Short Story Contest Update
The field narrows to 10 finalists
Books Story  February 3, 2012, by Kimberley Jones
"...From more than 560 submissions to our 20th annual Austin Chronicle Short Story Contest, the field has narrowed to 10. This year's finalists are Steven Blaisdell ("Stones"), Dana De Greff ("The Butcher's Hands"), Nancy Lili Gonzalez ("The Empanada Break"), Joseph Hill ("Sitting High"), Jason Lee ("dress him neat"), P..."

What Happened to You, 'Austin Chronicle'?
Postmarks  January 21, 2012
"...Dear Editor, You're just not going to cover the Antonio Buehler story, are you? It's like it never happened. Twenty years ago, the Chronicle would have been on top of a police brutality and corruption story like gravy on the rice..."

21st Annual 'Austin Chronicle' Hot Sauce Festival Winners
Feel the burn! Texans show they can take the heat: red, green, and summer.
Food Story  September 2, 2011, by Kate Thornberry
"...The 21st annual Austin Chronicle Hot Sauce Festival goes on record as officially the hottest Hot Sauce Fest ever, with temperatures Downtown registered at 112 degrees Fahrenheit. That's a tie for the highest temperature ever recorded in Austin, which was on Sept..."

'Austin Chronicle' Short Story Contest Reception
Books Story  January 28, 2011, by Kimberley Jones
"...Join us for the announcement of this year's winners of the annual Austin Chronicle Short Story Contest Wednesday, Feb. 2, 7pm, at BookPeople (603 N..."

'The Austin Chronicle' Adult Spelling Bee
May 20, Threadgill's World Headquarters
Sports Story  May 28, 2010, by Kristine Tofte
"...The heat was on, as in summer heat, at the eighth annual Austin Chronicle Adult Spelling Bee which boasted a total of 200 entries. The first-round written test weeded out all but the top 61 spellers, while the second-round test whittled it down to 25..."

Austin Chronicle Short Story Contest Update
The Chron's Short Story Contest narrows the field to 10
DAILY Books  January 26, 2009, by Kimberley Jones
"...On Friday I had the happy task of calling up our 10 finalists for this year's Austin Chronicle Short Story Contest. Good news for them, but, alas, bad news for the almost 500 other writers who submitted this year (almost double last year's number of submissions!)..."

15th Annual 'Austin Chronicle' Short Story Contest
The winners, the judges, and the reasons why
Books Story  February 9, 2007, by Shawn Badgley
"...Her third novel, Forgive Me, will be out with Random House in June. Ward's first published short story was "Miss Montana's Wedding Day," which won third prize in the 1999 Austin Chronicle Short Story Contest...."

The 'Austin Chronicle' Hot Sauce Festival 20,000 Lb. Challenge
How you can help the Capital Area Food Bank while having a blast at the 'Austin Chronicle' Hot Sauce Festival
Food Story  August 25, 2006, by Virginia B. Wood
"...but, most importantly, BRING CANNED FOOD. For a pullout guide to the Austin Chronicle Hot Sauce Festival, see centerfold...."

What's 'The Austin Chronicle'?
Postmarks  May 23, 2006
"...But I gotta admit it: those rascals had it in for the little amphibian; and that my enemy is the enemy of my friend crap really works. I guess I was just living in the past anyway, remembering when I used to play in the creeks and the brooks with the tadpoles and the frogs and the turtles.” "Hey Pops! I've seen pictures of those things, I'll slap a few up with the story.” "Well I guess that endorsement from The Austin Chronicle really sunk our rowboat.” "Hey Pops! What's that?” "What's what, Mindy?” "What's The Austin Chronicle?”..."

14th Annual 'Austin Chronicle' Short Story Contest
The winners, the judges, and the reasons why
Books Story  February 17, 2006, by Shawn Badgley
"...Martin H. Boozer wrote "An Unfit Man." Susan Shields, who won the 2000 Austin Chronicle Short Story Contest, wrote "Mojo Nixon Is God," and Will Furgeson, a finalist last year, "That One Sad One." We announced all of this Wednesday, Feb..."

13th Annual 'Austin Chronicle' Short Story Contest
The theme wasn't "stripper girlfriends and homo love," as one judge speculated (there was no theme), but gender, class, and orientation were more deeply considerable issues among this year's finalists than ever before. Here's a look inside the process.
Books Story  February 18, 2005, by Shawn Badgley
"...With that question, Ann Cvetkovich articulated more than a curiosity to know the name attached to "Romeo," a finalist in the 2004 Austin Chronicle Short Story Contest whose merits she and her fellow judges were deliberating over dinner and drinks at the Santa Rita Cantina on Feb. 7..."

12th Annual 'Austin Chronicle' Short Story Contest
The winners and the judges
Books Story  February 13, 2004, by Shawn Badgley
"...Even when you consider that about a quarter of the 500 submissions The Austin Chronicle received for its 12th annual Short Story Contest were essentially suicide notes – we can only hope that the singer is not the song in those cases, or at least that the notes have indeed been put to a healthier purpose – that still leaves more than 350 stories angling for attention and distinction. Subtract a few more that might find a better a place among letters to the editor or somewhere in a (poorly rendered) alternate reality, and you're down to a more manageable 300..."

Web Extra: The Austin Chronicle interview with Robert Rodriguez's bandanna
Music Story  July 25, 2003, by Margaret Moser
"...While the noted director was off changing clothes for his Chronicle cover shoot, we took the opportunity to have a few words with his constant companion, his bandanna...."

The Austin Chronicle Five-8 Brew Tour
Something’s brewing in North Austin
Food Story  July 12, 2018
"...Believers in free will that we are, the event is set up to stretch over three days and start from any of the locations listed: 4th Tap Brewing Cooperative, Adelbert's Brewery, Austin Beerworks, Austin Homebrew Supply, Celis Brewery, Circle Brewing Company, Fairweather Cider Co., and Oskar Blues Brewery. If sipping beer in a responsible and socially acceptable manner with the Chronicle and hundreds of self-proclaimed craft beer aficionados isn't enough to draw you, hear this: A portion of the proceeds benefits The Settlement Home for Children, a local nonprofit that serves children who have experienced severe emotional trauma, abuse, and neglect as a result of abusive and neglectful backgrounds..."

The Austin Chronicle Pet Issue Party at Southern Heights Brewing Co.
PHOTO GALLERY  February 19, 2018
"...Please credit all reposts to David Brendan Hall and The Austin Chronicle..."

Austin Chronicle 'Best of Austin' Party
PHOTO GALLERY  September 18, 2014
"...Austin Chronicle lighters..."

'Austin Chronicle' Short Story Contest Now Open
You have until Dec. 11 to send us your masterpiece
Books Story  October 25, 2013, by Monica Riese
"...You're reading a newspaper article about a book festival, for goodness' sake, so we're pretty confident you'll want to be the ones to hear this news first: We're now accepting submissions for the 22nd annual Austin Chronicle Short Story Contest. Visit for complete details or to read previous years' winning entries...."

22nd Annual 'Austin Chronicle' Hot Sauce Festival
August 26, 2012. 44 Photos
PHOTO GALLERY  August 27, 2012
"...The 22nd Annual 'Austin Chronicle' Hot Sauce Festival at Fiesta Gardens on August 26, 2012..."

2011 'Austin Chronicle' Adult Spelling Bee
Video highlights from the 2011 Adult Spelling Bee.
DAILY Chronolog  May 27, 2011, by Logan Youree
"...Check out this great video from the 2011 'Austin Chronicle' Adult Spelling Bee at Threadgill's...."

2011 'Austin Chronicle' Adult Spelling Bee
Geoff Thevenot wins again!
Sports Story  May 27, 2011, by Sarah Smith

Austin Chronicle Music Anthology Release Party
Major names in concert tonight at Antone's!
DAILY Music  March 9, 2011, by Raoul Hernandez
"...FOX 7 had us back this morning to talk about the Austin Chronicle Music Anthology in conjunction with tonight's book release concert at Antone's. Standing Waves cannon ball first at 7:30pm, followed by Kathy McCarty, Daniel Johnston, the Skunks, Gourds, Poi Twang, and the ever-loving Crack Pipes..."

1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | 6 | 7 | 8 | 9 | 10 | 11 | 12 | 13 | 14 | 15 | 16 | 17 | 18 | 19 | 20
This content has not been formatted for this window size.
Please increase the size of your browser window, or revisit on a mobile device.