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Searching for The Man
Screens Story  October 16, 1998, by Jay Hardwig
"...There's plenty here to make you pause, but in the end, the FBI just doesn't come off as nefarious as the CIA -- which is mildly disappointing but perhaps predictable. Despite the basic willies inherent in the concept of domestic counterintelligence, the FBI can at least claim to have been on the right side at least some of the time (Oklahoma City comes to mind)..."

The Things You Leave Behind
Arts Story  October 6, 1995
"...If not, as far as I know, I'm still capable of making babies - although the cut-off date is rapidly approaching - so artificial insemination is an option. (An option that gives both of us the willies, quite frankly..."

Off the Record
Music Column  August 24, 2007
"...• Putamayo World Music, the esteemed label renowned for its cultural compilations like Turkish Groove, Brazialian Lounge, and Acoustic Africa, travels from Austin to Asheville on its latest, Americana. The sampler is rich in Texas flavor, featuring Terri Hendrix, Ruthie Foster, Chip Taylor & Carrie Rodriguez, Robert Earl Keen, and Norah Jones' Little Willies...."

And Then a Step to the Right
TV Eye
Screens Column  October 31, 1997, by Margaret Moser
"...Hallowe'en is a very special day for TV programmers, an excuse to trot out all those Seventies and Eighties slasher films, to show the Hallowe'en episodes of your favorite reruns, or simply consider what the regular schedule offers in a horrifying context ó Live with Regis & Kathie Lee (KXAN; 9am), for example. Gives me the willies just to think about it! Or how about this revolting little statistic: Between WGN and WTBS, you can see Saved by the Bell and Family Matters for four episodes in a row! Every day! That's almost as scary as the two hours of The Dukes of Hazzard (TNT; 5pm, 6pm)..."

Norah Jones
Norah Jones in a Russ Meyer flick? Just kidding.
Music Story  March 16, 2012, by Dan Oko
"...In 2002, Norah Jones exploded into the national consciousness with her diamond-certified, multi-Grammy-winning debut, Come Away With Me, on Blue Note Records. Since then, Jones, raised near Dallas and the daughter of Indian sitar legend Ravi Shankar, has dropped three more LPs, an album of duets with the likes of Ray Charles and hero Willie Nelson, starred in the indie film My Blueberry Nights, and recorded two discs with her country side project, the Little Willies, who brought the new For the Good Times to South by Southwest...."

The Little Willies
Music Review  March 17, 2006, by Jim Caligiuri
"...The Little Willies..."

The Little Willies/Punch Brothers
SXSW Showcase Reviews
Music Story  March 16, 2012, by Doug Freeman
"...The Little Willies/Punch BrothersAntone's, Friday, March 15..."

The Little Willies
Music Review  January 20, 2012, by Jim Caligiuri
"...The Little WilliesFor the Good Times (Milking Bull/EMI)..."

SXSW Picks & Sleepers
Friday
Music Story  March 17, 2006
"...The Dome is pushing 20, but so are Charles Montgomery Burns, Wayland Smithers, and Ned Flanders. – Michael Bertin THE LITTLE WILLIES7pm, Town Lake Stage @ Auditorium Shores When the Little Willies hit the stage the spotlight will be on Norah Jones, but with Lee Alexander (bass), Jim Campilongo (electric guitar), Richard Julian (guitar, vocals), and Dan Rieser (drums), the New York-based band are an all-star concoction that bill themselves as a group of friends with a common love for American music..."

Cleaner Than a Handshake, Cleaner Than a Kiss
  August 26, 1999, by Jay Hardwig
"..."It's all between the ears," Black mutters, and plunges into deep psychology. If clipped hair gives us the collective willies, Black says, it's because of our discomfort with our own bodies, particularly with disease and decay..."

Cleaner Than a Handshake, Cleaner Than a Kiss
  August 19, 1999, by Jay Hardwig
"..."It's all between the ears," Black mutters, and plunges into deep psychology. If clipped hair gives us the collective willies, Black says, it's because of our discomfort with our own bodies, particularly with disease and decay..."

Two-Wheeled Texas
Bikers' best bets on the highways and byways
Features Story  June 13, 2008, by Angela Armstrong, Kate X Messer, Terry Ornelas Woodroffe and Meghan Ruth Speakerman
"...Oltorf, 448-3313. www.oatwillies.com. Scooter Revolution Who’d multiple-Tour de France-winner Lance Armstrong call when he needed a rolling film crew? Harley? Nah..."

Now You See Us
Your Band's First Video
Music Story  September 1, 1995
"...Nevermind. He's got 75 other tapes going out to places that have been more receptive, from access channels to USA's Up All Night, meaning there may be a lot of people getting the willies watching those talented little girls...."

Mountain Men
Estranged brothers exchange truths while stuck in the woods
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Film Review  January 29, 2016, by Marjorie Baumgarten
"...Directed by: Cameron Labine. Starring: Tyler Labine, Chace Crawford, Britt Irvin, Christine Willies and Ben Cotton...."

Sing Me Back Home
Merel Haggard at the Paramount
DAILY Music  June 19, 2008, by Doug Freeman


TCB
Finally, some SXSW wristband info – act fast! – and a rare Doug Sahm film appearance hits DVD. Elsewhere, Charles Attal and 'Misprint' magazine add to their local legends.
Music Column  February 24, 2006, by Christopher Gray
"...The Continental, meanwhile, is a brief cab ride away, as is Auditorium Shores, where the lineups are now set for free shows on the Town Lake Stage: Mr. Lif, Blackalicious, Spoon, and Echo & the Bunnymen Thursday; Rosanne Cash, Josh Ritter, and the Little Willies (aka Norah Jones and friends) Friday; and an all-day affair saluting Louisiana Saturday with Houston's Calvin Owens Blues Orchestra, BeauSoleil avec Michael Doucet, Buckwheat Zydeco, Dirty Dozen Brass Band, Allen Toussaint, Sam Moore, and more..."

Billy Clayton's Flying Circus
State, City Head for a Dogfight Over Mueller
News Story  January 17, 1997, by Mike Clark-Madison
"...Bergstrom's old tower is in the background.photograph by Kenny Braun It could if the state pulls out its big stick and condemns Mueller, then buys it for its own use, which it's free to do as long as it pays the city fair market value. (So far, the FAA has said it's "not quite sure" how it feels about this possibility, a caveat that gives city and community leaders the willies.) To this end, the state General Services Commission engaged an independent appraiser to value the airport, coming up with a figure of $18 million..."

Almost Willie
On the Road Again with the King of the RV Parks.
Music Story  February 9, 2001, by Melissa Sattley
"...Lawford's second ex-wife cooked up the Almost Willie moniker, and shortly thereafter, he hit the highway in a 1976 RV emblazoned with the Texas flag and his new name. In over 10 years on the road, only two or three other fake Willies have crossed his path...."

Dancing About Architecture
Our resident Marshmallow Peep relates the news and hearsay in and around the Live Music Capital...
Music Column  October 4, 2002, by Ken Lieck
"...He was a pretty integral part of the Austin counterculture. His store, Anableps-Anableps, along with Oat Willies, Whole Foods, and Grok Books were part of an unofficial coalition that helped to create and sustain a more liberal and progressive atmosphere in the early- and mid-Seventies in Austin."..."

Postmarks
Our readers talk back.
Columns  November 29, 2002
"...Places "like" Waterloo would be the other record stores like MusicMania, Cheapo, Donkey, Tower, etc. How about Tekgnar, 503 Coffee Bar, the Blue Theater, Glassy Knoll, Planet K, Amy's, Thundercloud, Oat Willies, Vulcan, Las Manitas, Omeletry, I Luv Video, Texadelphia, Kerbey Lane, Room Service, Jo's Coffee, Magnolia (my list includes over 150 locations)? I can go on for quite a while, but all these places offer huge "pallattes" for poster art..."

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