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AGLIFF Closing With Mapplethorpe
Festival adds major bio-pic, plus complete line-up
"...himself) comes after the festival had already announced that Austin's own P.J. Raval will be bringing his award winning..."

July 26, 2018 Screens Post by Richard Whittaker

Five Arts Events in Austin This Weekend
FronteraFest, Refigured, Ellsworth Kelly, Ballet Austin, ColdTowne
"...because that perennially taken-for-granted community bastion of culture and craft is hosting an artshow (“Refigured: Radical Realism,” in the..."

Feb. 16, 2018 Arts Post by Wayne Alan Brenner

A Guide to Austin Stand-Up: Comics
The stand-up people behind the city's comedy scene
"...The original Funniest Person in Austin (as in the contest's first winner in 1986), this..."

March 31, 2017 Arts Feature by Wayne Alan Brenner

Gay Place
Rebel Grrrl Burlesque's riot grrrl tribute will benefit SAFE
" The show, which pays tribute to the Nineties riot grrrl movement, is a benefit for SAFE – a..."

March 3, 2017 Column by Sarah Marloff

SXSW Adds Speakers, Films
Buzz Aldrin, Kesha, Cory Booker, Cecile Richards, and more
"...all our SXSW news, reviews, interviews, and previews at Now here's today's full list:..."

Feb. 7, 2017 SXSW Post by Richard Whittaker

First Look: Eberly
Victorian and midcentury modern meet in contemporary space
"...Sam Houston by firing a cannon to prevent a riot and keep Austin as the capital of Texas...."

Oct. 18, 2016 Food Post by Sierra Diaz

Donya Stockton Isn’t Going Anywhere Near Hell in That Handbasket
The Austin clubland mover-and-shaker weaves much to the imagination
"...Donya Stockton, co-owner of Austin’s Beerland and Rio Rita and King Bee and the..."

April 4, 2016 Arts Post by Wayne Alan Brenner

Playback: Permitting Nightmare Precedes SXSW
SXSW events permitting induces promoter panic, the Austin Music Hall receives a stay of execution, and there are two last Austin Music Poll categories to vote in
"...a recent permitting quagmire elicited early panic attacks for Austin's business owners and event organizers preparing for the March..."

Feb. 12, 2016 Music Column by Kevin Curtin

Weekend Event Guide from Sarah Wolf + JB & Sandy
The Fringe + Austin Chronicle Weekend Event Guide Aug. 15-17
"...Austin Fall Home & Garden Show - Austin Convention Center..."

Aug. 15, 2014 Chron Events Post by Lia Crockett

When the Clock Strikes 12
Bill Haley died for rock & roll – in Harlingen
"...He had mastered his craft in Hamburg with the leather-wearing rockers by the time..."

May 16, 2014 Music Feature by Margaret Moser

The Good Eye
Rekh & Datta's 'slow clothing' line takes its time going from Texas to Rajasthan and back again
"...The Rekh & Datta studio is an organized riot of color and pattern. Fabrics in abstract patterns resembling..."

Dec. 20, 2013 Column by Amy Gentry

SXSW Friday Picks and Sleepers
"...Cube (in town this year as well), and the riot that was the Strokes as attendance kings. Here come..."

March 15, 2013 Music Feature

Raising Their Voices
An Austinite in Russia hears theatre's rising dissent
"...further my work in bringing contemporary Russian theatre to Austin via the New Russian Drama Festival that I founded..."

Sept. 21, 2012 Arts Feature by Graham Schmidt

Become an Individual Again: Austin Craft Riot
Austin Craft Riot Loots Palmer Events Center on Saturday
"...remember an event a few years ago called Renegade Craft Fair. The Palmer Events Center was jammed with artists..."

Aug. 15, 2012 Design Post by Anne Harris

Is Glas Beoir Cac
No green beer here, a short list of pubs and eateries for an authentic St. Patty's Day
"...Day, March 17, is a perennial holiday favorite in Austin. Luckily, we have a cornucopia of places offering real..."

March 18, 2011 Food Feature by Wes Marshall

Passport to 'Handmade Nation'
The Austin premiere of 'Handmade Nation' left audiences inspired
"...and a movement about the "rise of DIY, art, craft, and design." Whether knitting gloves, silkscreening a poster, or..."

Sept. 10, 2009 Design Post by Lei-Leen Choo

Respectable Street
As Austin Pride revs up, will its soul get lost on the roadside?
"...Actually, no, never mind. It's Austin's Gay Pride. Your kids are fine...."

June 13, 2008 Features Feature by Kate Getty

Bats Left, Sings Right
With help from Esther's Follies, Austin Lyric Opera turns Strauss' Viennese waltz into a Texas two-step
"...And you can relish the results this week when Austin Lyric Opera premieres a new version of Die Fledermaus,..."

May 30, 2008 Arts Feature by Robert Faires

Off the Record
Scaling the Wall of Sound Festival in Fort Worth, paying respect to late blues great Gary Primich, and readying for the second annual HAAM Benefit Day
"...Fort Worth presented itself as an alternative to the Austin City Limits Music Festival. With 40 bands on three..."

Sept. 28, 2007 Music Column by Austin Powell

SXSW Picks & Sleepers
Blurbing the pinnacle of SXSW 2006.
"...Central Presbyterian Church LZ Love may be new to Austin, relatively speaking, but she's an old hand at spreading..."

March 17, 2006 Music Feature

Godzilla vs. the Green Screen
Austin special effects artists can kill you with a squib or with a CGI bullet hit, gore it up with pig entrails or digitally composited blood, and create just about anything you can imagine with their bare hands or software. Does the industry need both?
"...things noir is, with an able assist from honorary Austinite Quentin Tarantino, a thing of brutal beauty, at once..."

April 22, 2005 Screens Feature by Marc Savlov

Saturday Picks
SXSW picks & sleepers
"...of brothers Rick and Mark del Castillo, this 2003 Austin Music Award-winning sixpiece has earned national buzz. 2004's Live..."

March 18, 2005 Music Feature

Our readers talk back.
"...12] perform live twice when I first moved to Austin. I was totally unprepared the first time. From the..."

March 19, 2004 Column

... And You Will Know Us by the Trail of Dead
Texas Platters
"...up the shards, and on "How Near, How Far," craft them into something elegant, powerful, and beautiful. Reece's machine-gun..."

April 12, 2002 Music Review by Michael Chamy

The People vs. Mike Sheffield
The new APD oversight agreement is a first for Austin -- but will it do what it's supposed to do?
"...this morning, but Mike Sheffield is happy that the Austin Police Department will now be monitored by citizens like..."

March 30, 2001 News Feature by Mike Clark-Madison

Shades of Gray
In Texas Prisons, It's Hard to Tell Who Your Enemies Are
" eye on inmates in the barber shop, the craft shop, and the TV lounge, all of which opened..."

April 28, 2000 News Feature by Nate Blakeslee

Let Your Love Light Shine
"...or the hapless pizza purveyor caught in a race riot in Do the Right Thing, the weaselly gangster begging..."

Aug. 20, 1999 Screens Feature by Marjorie Baumgarten

Interview with Dean Haglund
"...Along with the nebbishy, hormonal riot known as Frohike and the studied, bearded, nonchalant Byers,..."

April 16, 1999 Arts Feature

Land of 1,000 Dramas
"...Rembert Block's Beauty Vultures and the Plague of Sleep. Austin playwrights and producers choose the Planet to mount original..."

March 12, 1999 Arts Feature

A View From the Cheap Seats
"...the next year I had great seats," says the Austinite, who received a nomination for "Best Female Rock Performance,"..."

Feb. 19, 1999 Music Feature by Michael Bertin

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