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Ben Dickey on Being Blaze
Inspiration, fear, and the guiding hand of Vincent D'Onofrio
"...when he was alive. "He made sure of that," Ben Dickey said, nodding...."

Sept. 7, 2018 Screens Post by Richard Whittaker

Ben Barnes on Barn Building
"...From LBJ Through George W. Bush and Beyond, by Ben Barnes, with Lisa Dickey (Bright Sky Press, 2006).On Bush..."

July 7, 2006 News Feature

4am With a Head Full of Whiskey
Ethan Hawke and Ben Dickey's late-night daydream
"...across the stage at the Gibson Guitar Showroom at Ben Dickey and smiles. He just bungled the lyrics to..."

Aug. 17, 2018 Features Feature by Richard Whittaker

Outlaw Sounds
Ethan Hawke and Ben Dickey on their favorite Blaze Foley and Townes Van Zandt songs
"...'tis, a list of 10 songs, hand-picked by me (Ben Dickey). I reckon it can serve as an introductory..."

Aug. 17, 2018 Features Feature by Ben Dickey

Blaze
The life and legacy of Austin's ill-fated Duct Tape Messiah
"...Directed by: Ethan Hawke. Starring: Ben Dickey, Alia Shawkat, Josh Hamilton, Charlie Sexton, Wyatt Russell,..."

Aug. 17, 2018 Movie Review by Matthew Monagle

Manifesto Destiny
Literate pop, the Elephant 6 in your Parish
"...vision for Austin's Post-Parlo label was in its inception, Ben Dickey is quick to respond...."

July 23, 2004 Music Feature by Melanie Haupt

Sheiks of Industry
Austin record labels, part 2
"...With the simple urge to give a gift, Ben Dickey began blazing the enterprising path of Post-Parlo Records...."

Nov. 21, 2003 Music Feature by Melanie Haupt

Almost Famous
Adventures in young bandom: Zykos on the road
"...well as keyboardist Catherine Davis' folks. Post-Parlo label owner Ben Dickey is in from Chapel Hill, and Britt Daniel..."

Nov. 19, 2004 Music Feature by Melanie Haupt

Blaze Premiere at Violet Crown Cinema
"...Co-writer/director Ethan Hawke (l), co-writer Sybil Rosen, and actor Ben Dickey..."

Aug. 17, 2018 Photo Gallery

Recommended Live Music for the Weekend
Psych, pop, and punk this weekend? Yes, please.
"...ZZ Ward for the Triple-A set. – Raoul Hernandez Ben Dickey, Charlie Sexton, Alejandro Escovedo..."

June 29, 2018 Chron Events Post by The Music Staff

Tenth and Final SXSW Artist List
Action Bronson, Talib Kweli, a Blaze Foley tribute, and 196 more
"...Paramount Theatre, followed by a performance featuring lead actor Ben Dickey, Lone Star conglomerate the Texas Gentlemen, Foley-associate Gurf..."

March 1, 2018 Music Post by Kevin Curtin

Girls Can Tell
"...calf from an overcaffeinated journalist. One good whack to Ben Dickey's unsuspecting leg got his attention, and almost got..."

March 18, 2005 Music Feature by Melanie Haupt

Alejandro, Blaze & Townes Shake the Continental Club
Escovedo sets up Blaze duo Ben Dickey and Charlie Sexton
"...the crowd stuck around after midnight to check out Ben Dickey, supported by an all-star Austin backing that included..."

July 2, 2018 Music Post by Doug Freeman

Where to See Blaze This Weekend
Filmmaker Ethan Hawke and actor Ben Dickey will be in attendance
"...Rosen (played by Alia Shawkat), and stars first-time actor Ben Dickey. Hawke and Dickey will be palling around town..."

Aug. 15, 2018 Chron Events Post by Danielle White

The Ballad of Townes & Blaze
The twisted but not-so-tall tale of Van Zandt and Foley, Lonesome Dove meets Barfly
"...Sexton, is hearing Blaze Foley, portrayed by Arkansas singer Ben Dickey, perform for the first time. The cavernous bar..."

Aug. 17, 2018 Features Feature by Sybil Rosen

The Kid
The tale of Pat Garrett and Billy the Kid gets a worthwhile if workmanlike retelling
"...onscreen in a small role in The Kid. Additionally, Ben Dickey, who starred last year as Blaze Foley in..."

March 8, 2019 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

SXSW Music Adds 80 Acts
Steve Earle and Easy Life highlight sixth list
"...revelators Banditos, Americana songster and recent Blaze (Foley) star Ben Dickey, Nashville bar rockers Thelma & the Sleaze, dancehall..."

Jan. 31, 2019 Music Post by Kevin Curtin

Playback: This Is Not Traditional
Tim Kerr and Jerry Hagins remain unconventional in Up Around the Sun, plus an update on World Class Capital Group
"...to be put in touch with music scene billionaire benefactor/real estate mogul Gary Keller, saying he would like to..."

Aug. 17, 2018 Music Column by Kevin Curtin

SXSW Music Review: A Tribute to Blaze Foley
Ethan Hawke’s film spotlights ATX Eighties grit
"...Ben Dickey, who previewed his uncanny portrayal of Foley at..."

March 17, 2018 SXSW Post by Doug Freeman

2016-17 Austin Music Awards
"...Ben Dickey and Gurf Morlix (r)..."

March 13, 2017 Photo Gallery

The 2016-17 Austin Music Awards’ Texan Tower of Song
Thirty-five years of AMAs? More like 181 years of Texas on one stage, on one night!
"...an equal audience, put on a veritable spectacle of genre-bending roots lyricism tapping the highest levels of investiture, inventiveness,..."

March 10, 2017 Music Feature by Raoul Hernandez

Playback: Austin Music Awards (On Everything)
Austin Music Industry Awards down, here come the 2016/17 AMAs and a slew of SXSW buzz acts
"...the show's thematic thrust of Texan song, we invited Ben Dickey, the Arkansas musician starring as Foley in native..."

March 10, 2017 Music Column by Kevin Curtin

Western Keys
Texas Platters
"...them for a while now, and Post-Parlo Records honcho Ben Dickey finally has his own venture Western Keys off..."

Nov. 1, 2002 Music Review by Michael Chamy

Playing Townes
Charlie Sexton and Richard Linklater talk about the role of a lifetime
"...CS: The time that I actually bent on my refusal [on those kinds of parts] was..."

Aug. 17, 2018 Features Feature by Ethan Hawke

Kapsize The Gift (Post-Parlo)
"...this CD didn't stay within that circle. Kapsize is Ben Dickey, formerly of obscure local band the New Cuba,..."

June 30, 2000 Music Review by Christopher Hess

SXSW Music: Friday, March 16, 2018
"...Ben Kweller at Native Hostel..."

March 17, 2018 Photo Gallery

Saturday Sleepers
SXSW picks & sleepers
"...one show and a few heckles to win over Ben Lee, with whom the all-girl group shared a split..."

March 18, 2005 Music Feature

Wednesday Picks & Sleepers
"...careful not to crush the emotional vulnerabilities that lie beneath. They've also appeared on Walker, Texas Ranger, which must..."

March 9, 2001 Music Feature

Richard Whittaker’s Top 10 Films of 2018
"...Steven Yeun (Burning), Ben Dickey (Blaze), Joaquin Phoenix (You Were Never Really Here)..."

Dec. 28, 2018 Screens Feature by Richard Whittaker

Last Week in Live Music: Bright Light Social Hour, Calliope Musicals, Go Fever, and More
"...Ben Dickey at The Continental Club on June 30, 2018..."

July 2, 2018 Photo Gallery

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