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Heavy Metal
Even in blazing summer, Austin's welders and forgers fire it up and make like rock & rollers
"...Watching a group of people forging metal with sledgehammers and tongs is like watching a band..."

July 27, 2007 Arts Feature by Rachel Koper

East Austin Studio Tour
The city's autumn marathon of art covers work by some 300 artists in 175 venues
"...Hope you've been training for Austin's annual autumn art marathon. With this year's East Austin..."

Nov. 12, 2010 Arts Feature by Robert Faires

East Austin Studio Tour Map
"...was published in 2007. Check out our current East Austin Studio Tour coverage...."

Nov. 16, 2007 Arts Feature

This Changes Everything: Austin Witnesses to Sex Pistols' Chaotic Randy's Rodeo Show Go Home and Start Bands
UK instigators blow the roof off San Antonio dance hall in Chapter 4, Part 2, of the “Austin Punk Chronicles”
"...crazy, life-altering concert. Chapter 4, Part 2, of the “Austin Punk Chronicles” zeros in on the Sex Pistols performance..."

Jan. 7, 2022 Music Feature by Tim Stegall

Heaven's Metal
Austin Christian metal magazine is a must-read to those moshing for Jesus
"...has become one of the widest-read and most respected Austinites writing about music that you've probably never heard of...."

Aug. 4, 2000 Music Feature by Andy Langer

The Most Dangerous Man in Austin?
Cody Wilson's day-to-day life is pretty routine. But the product he's selling threatens to make gun control laws obsolete.
" From his office off Cross Park in Northeast Austin, the man reviled and revered for manufacturing the first..."

Nov. 20, 2015 News Feature by Chase Hoffberger

How Austin Handles Mental Health Emergencies
Police, EMS, and Integral Care work together to serve people in psychiatric crisis
"...someone experiencing delusions about crossing a highway to "save Austin from the apocalypse.") Once that decision is made, the..."

Dec. 15, 2017 News Feature by Sarah Marloff

Art for Days
Can you handle two weeks' worth of the East Austin Studio Tour?
"...To wrangle this year's East Austin Studio Tour, you're gonna need Noah's frickin' ark...."

Nov. 13, 2009 Arts Feature by Robert Faires

Shred for Bread
Guitar “Shred-Off” winner takes home $1,666
"...aesthetics, technique, etc. That panel: Sword guitarist Kyle Shutt, Austin metal authority Chuck Loesch of No Control Radio, Texas..."

Sept. 6, 2017 Music Post by Kevin Curtin

2006 EAST Studio Tour
The full list of studios and artists
"...49) Lost Pines Metalworks, 1051 Springdale, 479-9941..."

Nov. 17, 2006 Arts Feature

Six Picks From That EAST Beast
Necessary, unless you’re the living embodiment of “indefatigable”
"...enjoyable stops along the two weekends of the East Austin Studio Tour...."

Nov. 8, 2017 Arts Post by Wayne Alan Brenner

She's One of Us
Mike Clark-Madison Profiles New City Manager Toby Futrell
" getting around the fact that Toby Hammett Futrell, Austin's new city manager, is not just a high-profile player..."

June 7, 2002 News Feature by Mike Clark-Madison

Sidewalk Fail!
"...dangerous, badly designed, impassable, and poorly maintained stretches in Austin – and who knows your own neighborhood's failures better..."

Aug. 28, 2014 Photo Gallery

A Republic of Indie in a Netflix Nation
How Austin's homegrown video stores are faring against the big red giant
"...Carlson (see "Never Forget"), also suffering. Video stores in Austin are feeling the pinch, too, although, surprisingly, Austin's four..."

Jan. 16, 2009 Screens Feature by Marc Savlov

Shorty's is Still Closed
Yes, Folks...
"...of the starker contrasts in the entire City of Austin. Eastbound from Lavaca Street, you'll pass the State Capitol..."

June 23, 1995 News Feature by Chris Walters

SXSW Film Goes Right to the Moon
Apollo 10 1/2, Sandra Bullock, and more join movie list
"...Apollo 10 1/2: A Space Age Childhood, Richard Linklater's Austin-produced and -animated story of growing up in the shadow..."

Feb. 2, 2022 Screens Post by Richard Whittaker

Arms on Brazos
As it nears completion of an extended 'Great Streets' rehab project, has Austin learned any lessons?
"...state and federal offices, on a street that crosses Austin's central entertainment district, and with two major hotels and..."

Aug. 5, 2011 News Feature by Richard Whittaker

Naked City
Austin Stories
"...sensitive land. Another provision, to give counties more regulatory authority in unincorporated areas, was strongly opposed by homebuilders. So..."

May 30, 2003 News Feature

Rude Mechs' Requiem for Tesla
The Austin theatre collective's biography of inventor Nikola Tesla literally makes sparks fly
"...Pruitt's dynamic set – a charged combination of wires, metal, screens, a switchboard, and some other surprises that would..."

Dec. 9, 2016 Arts Review by T. Lynn Mikeska

2009 ended in a flurry of culinary activity
"...San Antonio-style Mexi­can food restaurant VIVO in far North­west Austin (12233 RR 620 N., 331-4660,; the casual new..."

Jan. 8, 2010 Food Column by Virginia B. Wood

Unstable Element
Are Austin's water fluoridation policies dangerous? It depends who you ask.
"...and kill the acid-creating bacteria. That's the theory behind Austin's use of fluoride since the Seventies, re-endorsed this month..."

Nov. 27, 2009 News Feature by Wells Dunbar

$liding Home
Austin slide guitar sovereign Cindy Cashdollar steps out from the side
"...entering her apartment, deep in the heart of South Austin, are the guitars. In front of the fireplace are..."

April 9, 2004 Music Feature by Jim Caligiuri

Downtown Developments
"...Miami's South Beach comes to Austin's downtown! Another chi-chi Sutton project in the $160,000 to..."

Feb. 5, 1999 News Feature

The Eighth Street Survivors
They came out to protest police brutality. They were met by a life-altering wave of police violence. Eight months later, they still await justice and change.
" of hundreds of demonstrators who converged on Downtown Austin over the weekend of May 30-31, to stand against..."

Feb. 5, 2021 News Feature by Brant Bingamon

We Come From the Land of the Ice and Snow
Sword drummer Trivett Wingo hammers out an appreciation of Led Zeppelin III
"...Heavy metal's manifest destiny never staked a more righteous and undeniably..."

March 28, 2008 Music Feature by Raoul Hernandez

Hill Country Militia
Grassroots homesteaders tighten ranks to fight urban encroachment
"...aquifer is best known on its northern end, in Austin, as the fount of Barton Springs, but at its..."

June 27, 2008 News Feature by Greg Harman

Our readers talk back.
"...Austin needs a chief for APD who is strong, knowledgeable,..."

July 21, 2006 Column

Chest Cavities, Empty Kneecaps, and Elbows
A week at Austin's all-ages live music venue Redrum and the 'School of Rock' lessons learned
"...Dewey Finn, whips privileged, well-mannered high school kids into authority-thwarting rockers through months of intensive undercover rock schooling. It's..."

Nov. 11, 2005 Music Feature by Audra Schroeder

Outsider Art
Music on the margins
"...end. In a situation like that, what's a heavy metal band to do?..."

March 7, 2008 Screens Feature by Josh Rosenblatt

Rape saga redux and other local imbroglios.
"...Austin does not have five low-performing high schools, as News..."

Oct. 26, 2001 Column

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