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Black Sheep
It's smart; it's silly; it's shear terror, as the ruminants develop a taste for human flesh.
"...Tammy Davis. What would Shari Lewis have made of Black Sheep? I suspect the late puppeteer, whose doe-eyed puppet..."

Aug. 31, 2007 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

Black Sheep Boy Will Sheff
Okkervil River folksinger reflects on the past decade
"...prep to talk about the 10th anniversary reissue of Black Sheep Boy, which includes the original LP, a follow-up..."

Dec. 11, 2015 Music Post by Abby Johnston

Black Sheep
"...gubernatorial campaign worker whose job it is to babysit black-sheep goofball Farley, whose big brother is running for office...."

Feb. 9, 1996 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

Black Sheep Boys
Okkervil River navigates the headwaters of its career
"..."A black sheep boy dissolves in hot cream,..."

April 1, 2005 Music Feature by Melanie Haupt

Playback: White Riot, Black Identity
Crowdfunding a black punk narrative, shuttering the Houston Press, and soundtracking Enchanted Rock
"...an upcoming narrative short, Austin writer/director Ryan Darbonne explores black punk musicians existing in a scene that's largely white..."

Nov. 10, 2017 Music Column by Kevin Curtin

Killer of Sheep
"...the inhabitants of South Central Los Angeles. Killer of Sheep is a soul-pounding exploration of the life of a..."

April 6, 2000 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

Krisha
This exceptionally well-done drama ushers in a striking new talent
"...Let's consider the black sheep. I've always had a soft spot for them..."

March 25, 2016 Movie Review by Josh Kupecki

Cin' on Eight Wheels
Texecutioners welcome Cincinnati for landmark Roller Derby bout
"...The Cincinnati Rollergirls are sending their Black Sheep to Austin this weekend. But the Texas Rollergirls..."

April 17, 2011 Sports Post by Richard Whittaker

2019 Oscar-Nominated Short Films: Documentary
Tales of love and hate dominate these Oscar hopefuls
"...hatred of The Other, Ed Perkins and Jonathan Chinn’s "Black Sheep" tells the story of Nigerian-born Cornelius Walker. Speaking..."

Feb. 8, 2019 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

Housebound
This New Zealand horror/comedy nimbly jumps through the tropes, and inventively subverts them along the way.
"...Peter Jackson (Dead Alive, The Frighteners), and Jonathan King’s Black Sheep, to the (fingers crossed) soon-to-be-released What We Do..."

Oct. 17, 2014 Movie Review by Josh Kupecki

Brothers
This psychological drama from Denmark is interesting and well-performed, but it's no Cain and Abel.
"...as the movie begins. Jannick (Kaas) is the family black sheep seen at the start of the film getting..."

June 3, 2005 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

You Got Served
Wild style street dancing trumps storyline.
"...shadow dancing, and a slick, booming soundtrack featuring Aceyalone, Black Sheep, and Riddlore, but B-boys (and girls) will almost..."

Feb. 6, 2004 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

The Game
"...who is given a mysterious birthday gift by his black sheep brother Conrad (Penn). The gift in question is..."

Sept. 12, 1997 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

Matilda
"...lamb of a girl into a family of boorish, black sheep. The Wormwoods live in a dark, artificial world..."

Aug. 9, 1996 Movie Review by Hollis Chacona

Okkervil River Regroups
Brooklynite stretches revamped band at the Parish
"...celebrating the 10th anniversary of Okkervil River’s breakout LP, Black Sheep Boy. Even then, the formerly longtime local was..."

Sept. 29, 2016 Music Post by Doug Freeman

Black Sheep Lodge
Black Sheep Lodge is still pulling in a crowd every night, despite the fact that the liquor license has arrived, so you now have to pay for your drinks
"...Black Sheep Lodge2108 S. Lamar, 707-2744 www.blacksheeplodge.com Sunday-Friday, 11am-12mid; Saturday,..."

July 24, 2009 Food Review by Kate Thornberry

Okkervil River Reviewed
"...Black Sheep Boy (Jagjaguwar)..."

April 1, 2005 Music Review by Darcie Stevens

About the Artist: William Schaff
"..."The black sheep boy grows horns, breathing smoke through his microphone,"..."

April 1, 2005 Music Feature by Melanie Haupt

A Piece of Eden
"...modernize the family's farming operations, and Paulo (Forrest), the black-sheep brother (a designation the family seems to inspire in..."

July 21, 2000 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

Pulse: Oscar Riquelme
Oscar Riquelme's paintings in the exhibition 'Pulse' are attractive, accessible, well composed, and layered in subtle politics
"...Sheep and shepherds are mentioned 247 times in the Bible,..."

Feb. 24, 2006 Arts Review by Rachel Koper

Okkervil River
Record review
"...Black Sheep Boy Appendix (Jagjaguwar)..."

Oct. 28, 2005 Music Review by Darcie Stevens

Where to Watch the World Cup in Austin
So many venues! So many screens! So early in the morning!
"...for the winner and 10 of their best buddies. Black Sheep Lodge 2108 S. Lamar www.blacksheeplodge.com 512/707-2744 Sun.-Fri., 11am-12am;..."

June 7, 2018 Sports Post by Eilish O'Sullivan

Food-o-File
A new burger joint opens, and Kerbey Lane offers incentives to 'eat local'
"...our noses just as the article goes to press. Black Sheep Lodge (2108 S. Lamar, 707-2744) has been packed..."

June 5, 2009 Food Column by Virginia B. Wood

Transcendentalism
Shearwater soars out from under Okkervil River
"...continues growing nationally on the strength of last year's Black Sheep Boy ("Black Sheep Boys," Music, April 1, 2005),..."

May 12, 2006 Music Feature by Melanie Haupt

Pascal's Wager
Soundtracks: A No Lose Proposition
"...Romeo and Juliet, Beavis and Butt-head, Beverly Hills Ninja, Black Sheep, Fox Hunt, and according to Sandy Epps, spokesperson..."

Oct. 25, 1996 Music Feature by Michael Bertin

Rock Dog
It's a dog … that rocks!
"...and all the other dogs guard the village’s wool-making sheep from invasion by a predatory wolf pack. Bodi’s father..."

Feb. 24, 2017 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

ACL Music Fest Preview
"...share of notoriety since releasing its bellwether folk-punk album, Black Sheep Boy (Jagjaguwar), in the spring of 2004. Since..."

Sept. 15, 2006 Music Feature

Food Food Food Fest
Your guide to the best festival eating
"...you choose the Mighty Bird over the funky chicken. Black..."

Nov. 6, 2015 Food Feature by Brandon Watson

Blindspotting
Daveed Diggs and Rafael Casal astound in this perfect state of the union story
"...in Brooklyn, or the Watts portrayed in Killer of Sheep, or Friday and South Central, or Magnolia's journey through..."

July 27, 2018 Movie Review by Richard Whittaker

American Sniper
Clint Eastwood and Bradley Cooper tell Chris Kyle's war story.
"...U.S. military history – the film exists in a black-and-white world in which only good and evil abide. In..."

Jan. 16, 2015 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

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