1-30 of 60 results, sorted by relevance | sort by date
Austinist Shuts Down
Gothamist says site wasn't getting the "attention it deserves"
"...semblance of their reportorial upbringing end Monday as the Austinist, an arm of the extensive, locally focused Gothamist network,..."

April 14, 2014 Screens Post by Chase Hoffberger

What the Hell Happened at Austinist?
Local site dramatically changes direction after NYC overhaul
" anything that started in 2005 an “institution,” but Austinist – the scrappy group blog started that year by..."

June 14, 2013 Screens Post by Dan Solomon

What the Hell Happened at Austinist?
Local site dramatically changes direction after NYC overhaul

June 21, 2013 Screens Feature by Dan Solomon

Bastion Standard Time
Austin theatre's 'enfant terrible' swapped his poison pen for a Poison Apple and still gets people talking
" that role for the arts and culture website Austinist for a little over a year, finally leaving last..."

July 13, 2012 Arts Feature by Dan Solomon

Fluff and Stuff
If BuzzFeed's animal empire is trying to infiltrate hard news and traditional media outlets are still trying to get in on the cat cash cow, where does it all end?
"...BuzzFeed-y turn is local arts, culture, and news website Austinist. The site, a longtime part of the New York-based..."

July 26, 2013 Screens Feature by Dan Solomon

We Complain Because We Love
"...Louis, My name is Shawn Shillington. I blog for In case you couldn't tell from my co-bloggers' recent..."

March 30, 2007 Postmarks

SXSW at 21 is one heckuva wascawwy wabbit
"...Brooklyn Vegan, Gorilla vs. Bear, Done Waiting, Austin's own Austinist – came with a twist. The logistics of shoehorning..."

March 16, 2007 Music Column by Christopher Gray

SXSW's Brent Grulke explains the reasoning behind the blog-bemoaned band-list delay.
"...rivals' access to its 1,300-band-deep talent pool. Sites like,, and Brooklyn Vegan have taken it upon themselves..."

Feb. 2, 2007 Music Column by Christopher Gray

Excuse Factory
Accusations fly between SXSW and Factory People over afterparty shutdowns
"...the fire department, the Popovs penned a missive for Austinist, claiming SXSW HQ may have had a hand in..."

March 21, 2007 News Post by Wells Dunbar

Shed a Tear for the Lowly Condo!
More development developments at 7th and Rio Grande
"...word over at that local blog outta New York, Austinist, where they're already mourning the proposed 400-foot tower before..."

Feb. 14, 2007 News Post by Wells Dunbar

Poetry To Ponder the Universe To
Nick Courtright to read from 'Punchline' this weekend
"...Nick Courtright's byline from his features work at the Austinist, where he serves as Interviews Editor and once asked..."

March 23, 2012 Books Post by Kimberley Jones

TDH: 4/27/11
The Hustle shares a scrumptious link round-up
"...- More good reading can be found over at Austinist, where Shawn Shillington has been publishing replies from City..."

April 27, 2011 News Post by Wells Dunbar

Twin Shadow
"...stages, but live on Mohawk's outside stage for the Austinist day party, Lewis and his live band sped up..."

March 18, 2011 Music Feature by Audra Schroeder

On the Inside Looking In
The meta world of Outside Industry, Alan Berg's new documentary about SXSW, coming soon to SXSW
"...for small, regional bands. And now [local website] the Austinist is criticizing the Chronicle for being tired and creaky,..."

March 11, 2011 Screens Feature by Josh Rosenblatt

This Charming Wham
Texecutioners host Charm City Roller Girls Sunday
"...this month's guest whistleblower Allan Y Chen, editor-in-chief of Austinist...."

June 24, 2010 Sports Post by Richard Whittaker

Enter Austin Post
New online venture seeks to create a 'conversational democracy'
"...on not paying writers. From The Huffington Post to, the focus is on promoting amateurs and "citizen journalists"..."

July 10, 2009 News Feature by Kevin Brass

City Hall Hustle: Reading Place 1
Cavazos or Riley? You decide.
"...including the Downtown Austin Alliance, Austin Parks Foundation, and, the setting was home turf for urban-planning wonk Riley...."

April 10, 2009 News Column by Wells Dunbar

City Hall Hustle: High Times at the Hunker A-Go-Go
Campaign antics are a good way to kill time in the mayor's race
"...AUSTIN SUPER FORUM (Austin Parks Foundation, Downtown Austin Alliance,, and others)..."

April 3, 2009 News Column by Wells Dunbar

"...the Pushcart Prize and formerly was a columnist for He lives in Austin, where his family settled in..."

Feb. 13, 2009 Books Feature

How much more Place 3 race can we take?
" Place 3, I'm outsourcing this one to the Austinist...."

May 6, 2008 News Post by Wells Dunbar

New & Noteworthy
"...News 8 Austin's report on raising vegetarian children and's "Vegan Survival Guide."..."

Sept. 21, 2007 Food Column by Kate Thornberry

Council ordinance reigning-in BYOB bars on the agenda this week.
"'s generated, the hipsters in the comments section at Austinist seem concerned what's drafted to address one troubled club..."

Aug. 6, 2007 News Post by Wells Dunbar

ACL 2007 Derby: And They're Off!
The first whiff of ACL 2007.
"...City Limits Music Festival dam has started to splinter. Austinist reports this morning that Charles Attal has bowed to..."

May 3, 2007 News Post by Christopher Gray

We Ain't Saying She's a Gold Digger …
"Mayor Will Wynn and the Gold-digging Hoochie Mamas"
"...… but she ain't messin' with no broke mayors. Austinist directs us to this illuminating Craigslist "Missed Connections" post:..."

May 2, 2007 News Post by Wells Dunbar

Gale Forces Hit Dallas
The Terror of Citizens Communications checks in from Big D.
"...By way of the Dallas Observer's Unfair Park via Austinist, we see that Jennifer Gale's bid to become Dallas'..."

April 11, 2007 News Post by Wells Dunbar

Wal-Martus Interruptus
Wal-Mart's moving in behind City Hall?
"...South Lamar. Now via a redonkulously titled entry at Austinist, there's word Wal-Mart's planning a supercenter on Block 21,..."

April 4, 2007 News Post by Wells Dunbar

Rainey Street Shock Troopers
What will the redevelopment of Rainey Street mean?
"...Our buddy Shawn Shillington over at Austinist talks about the implications of Perry Lorenz, Robert Knight,..."

March 30, 2007 News Post by Wells Dunbar

All Balls Don't Bounce
Balls across blogs.
"...stokes the flames in this week's "Page Two" and Austinist still has plenty to say, of course. It's even..."

March 1, 2007 News Post by Christopher Gray

South by Oh Snap!
Louis Black sounds off on how much he hates music.
" remiss not to mention this: Over in this Austinist post about SXSW wristband sales, there's plenty of complaints..."

Feb. 28, 2007 News Post by Wells Dunbar

'Extreme Makeover': 'Statesman' Edition
'EM:HE.' If you know what those letters stand for, you've got more problems than I thought.
"...While over at the Austinist, they're of mixed minds about the whole Extreme Makeover:..."

Feb. 19, 2007 News Post by Wells Dunbar

1   2     NEXT    2 »
One click gets you all the newsletters listed below

Breaking news, arts coverage, and daily events

Can't keep up with happenings around town? We can help.

Austin's queerest news and events

Eric Goodman's Austin FC column, other soccer news

Behind the scenes at The Austin Chronicle

Information is power. Support the free press, so we can support Austin.   Support the Chronicle