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The Beauty of the Beast
Austin's IMAX theatre opts not to screen the newly remastered Disney film.
"...For some kids, not much beats that thrill of going to the movies for the..."

Jan. 18, 2002 Screens Feature by Kimberley Jones

Janis Joplin, Texas, and the Big Beat
How East Texas Shaped Rock's First Female Superstar
"..."I'll tell you 'bout Texas Radio and the Big Beat...I'll tell you 'bout the hopeless night..."

Jan. 12, 1996 Music Feature by Margaret Moser

The Sound and the Fury
Monsters of Folk drummer Will Johnson continues demonstrating monstrous musical and compositional gifts
"...Keeping beat for the Monsters of Folk at a sold-out Stubb's..."

Oct. 8, 2010 Music Feature by Austin Powell

Can't Stop the World
Austin's native contribution to the Go-Go's, guitarist/bassist Kathy Valentine, relives 30 years of Beauty and the Beat
"..."There was a guy I met in Austin that worked..."

Aug. 19, 2011 Music Feature by Raoul Hernandez

The Ringer
A Farrelly brothers comedy that purports to have a message about treating the intellectually challenged as regular human beings and stars Johnny "Jackass" Knoxville is about as disingenuous as a comedy that urges us to see past a person’s body size to appreciate the beauty within and stars Gwyneth Paltrow in a fat suit.
"...by: Barry W. Blaustein. Starring: Johnny Knoxville, Brian Cox, Katherine Heigl, Camille Chen, Geoffrey Arend, Bill Chott, Luis Avalos,..."

Dec. 23, 2005 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

Texans Excommunicate Saints, Enter the Playoff Hunt
"...Mario Williams and the Texans D kept the Saints and Reggie Bush..."

Nov. 23, 2007 Sports Post by Mark Fagan

Fantastic Fest Wave 2: The Martian, The Witch, and More
New Ridley Scott flick, plus dozens more added to fest
"...Fantastic Fest 2015 is less than a month away, and today the festival announced some of its biggest titles..."

Aug. 26, 2015 Screens Post by Richard Whittaker

The Shipping News
"...Kaitlyn, Scott Glenn, Cate Blanchett, Judi Dench, Julianne Moore and Kevin Spacey. The widespread critical enthusiasm for Lasse Hallstrom's..."

Dec. 28, 2001 Movie Review by Russell Smith

Page Two: Sitting on the Dock of the Bay Watching the Tide Roll Away
The Chronicle at 35
"..."The present-day composer refuses to die!"..."

Sept. 2, 2016 Column by Louis Black

The Truth About Charlie
"...Hamilton, Ted Levine, Joong-Hoon Park, Tim Robbins, Mark Wahlberg and Thandie Newton. The Truth About Charlie, Jonathan Demme's remake..."

Oct. 25, 2002 Movie Review by Kimberley Jones

Haunting the Chapel
Q&A with Dave Lombardo of FFFF headliners Slayer
"...anchoring Fun Fun Fun Fest’s biggest headliner yet in the Slayer drum seat on Sunday, Dave Lombardo's power trio..."

Nov. 2, 2011 Music Post by Raoul Hernandez

Latin Beat
Five recent releases mostly en Español
"...have all waltzed from this arthritic mortal coil to the heavenly Havana ballrooms of last century, but their life..."

Oct. 24, 2008 Music Post by Raoul Hernandez

Zilker Theatre Productions' Shrek the Musical
The lovable ogre and company spring to life on the Hillside stage with loads of laughs and professional polish
"...anecdotal analogy or whimsical musing before my analysis of the show I've seen – to immediately extend a solemn..."

July 29, 2016 Arts Review by Shanon Weaver

ACL Review: The Weeknd
The crowd was singing louder than he was
"...a unique cocktail of chemically sexual excess with self-loathing, the Weeknd’s contradictory impulses somehow garner mass popularity. Canadian Abel..."

Oct. 5, 2015 Music Post by Michael Toland

'Magic' Game Day at the Dragon's Lair
"...call it a sport," Brian Melcher (events coordinator at the Dragon's Lair) told me Saturday, July 14, when I..."

July 16, 2007 Sports Post by Sofia Resnick

And Then Some
The Best American Short Stories of the Century
"......"

June 25, 1999 Books Feature

Aztex Beat Midland/Odessa, Clinch Division Title
Aztex move to 9-1-1 on the season
"...It may have been the ugliest goal of the season, but for the Austin..."

July 6, 2014 Sports Post by Nick Barbaro

The Sex Lives of Siamese Twins
The Trainspotting author rips into American culture in his latest novel
"...For the 22 years that the U.S. has been aware of..."

Sept. 4, 2015 Arts Review by Tim Stegall

Page Two: The Fix
Thuggery and fanaticism on the campaign trail
"...needs to start out right now by harshly condemning the protesters who attacked Trump's supporters. Violence against people because..."

June 10, 2016 Column by Louis Black

Fleetwood Mac Bewitches the Frank Erwin Center
A triumphant return for the Fab Five
"...If ever an arena rock band made a convincing case for its own unplugged club..."

March 2, 2015 Music Post by Raoul Hernandez

Late-Night Lovin' on Austin: The Sequel
'The Daily Show' tapes in our town, nearly proposes
"...According to Jon Stewart at the taping of his second episode from Austin this week,..."

Oct. 30, 2014 Screens Post by Robert Faires

The Language of Light
The Children's Photographic Collective at Andrews Elementary
"...There's a slide projector beaming an image onto the white..."

May 19, 2000 News Feature

The Zine Scene
Anthologies Top the Underground Stream
"...many zines, so little time... until now. Even though they've been around since the advent of the fanzine several..."

Oct. 10, 1997 Books Feature by Stuart Wade

The Q&A Hole: Why Are So Many People Unhappy With President Trump?
Can’t American citizens cut that orange shitgibbon a little slack?
"...We felt we had to ask. Because, before the election, we asked Why Would Anyone Vote For Donald..."

June 12, 2017 Chronolog Post by Wayne Alan Brenner

Leon and Stella Alesi: Love Conjures All
Leon and Stella Alesi provide ocular proof of a life in the arts
"...How any couple, married or otherwise, stays together for more than a few years is..."

Oct. 28, 2016 Arts Feature by Wayne Alan Brenner

DVDanger: Of Flesh, Blood and Boners
"The Final Member" gets phallic, plus "Dracula" and "Ravenous" bite
"...If films teach us one thing, it's that the human body is a frail thing, and that the..."

June 17, 2014 Screens Post by Richard Whittaker

The Next Fun Fearless Female Rock Star
Austin's now generation comes of age in Suzanna Choffel
"...Striding across the full parking lot of Central Market near Ben White..."

Nov. 28, 2008 Music Feature by Margaret Moser

What I Learned at the Dot-Bomb Revolution
Robert Bryce recounts his short, happy career in the Internet wave
"...The offer was just too good...."

Nov. 30, 2001 News Feature by Robert Bryce

The Luckiest Girl in the World
An interview with Sissy Spacek, inducted into the first annual Texas Film Hall of Fame on March 9.
"...The voice on the phone is girlish and instantly recognizable,..."

March 9, 2001 Screens Feature by Margaret Moser

279 Movies and 2 Funerals
Toronto International Film Festival Report
"...One of the biggest and busiest film events in the world is..."

Sept. 19, 1997 Screens Feature by Marjorie Baumgarten

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