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Have You Ever Been to Carrascolendas?
The Bilingual Education Act in 1968 sparked an unprecedented number of bilingual television programs for children, and the Austin-produced children's series Carrascolendas, which premiered in 1970, was among the first.
"...and Frank Dobie, and 'dance' summoned visions of the Broken Spoke. This is not to say the show was..."

July 4, 2003 Screens Feature by Belinda Acosta

SXSW Picks and Sleepers
"...are self-evident on 2001 Music Room release Real Bad. (Broken Spoke, 9pm) -- Christopher Gray..."

March 14, 2003 Music Feature

Long John Casner
Texas Platter
"...seated, customer-fooling mannequin that's a permanent fixture at the Broken Spoke. Casner is a longtime fixture of Austin's country..."

Feb. 7, 2003 Music Review by Jerry Renshaw

Austintatious
Tapestry Dance Company's new paean to our fair city, Austintatious, made clear this company's innovative spirit and amalgamation of serious talent; we're lucky this sterling organization calls Austin home.
"...Austin's premier haunts. Take "One Too Many at the Broken Spoke," a drunken riff of a Texas two-step set..."

Nov. 1, 2002 Arts Review by Molly Beth Brenner

The Battle for Senate District 14
Incumbent Sen. Gonzalo Barrientos faces a serious challenge in Dellionaire Ben Bentzin
"...very soul of South Austin -- home of the Broken Spoke and Barton Springs -- and put it with..."

Aug. 23, 2002 News Column by Michael King

The New Guy
"...at places like the Lakeline Mall, Coupland's, and the Broken Spoke are fun to see. And in an inspired..."

May 10, 2002 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

Never Mind the Bollocks
Ray Benson decides to cut a solo album
"...long hair," explains Benson. "If you went to the Broken Spoke, you got your hair cut and you got..."

March 15, 2002 Music Feature by Michael Bertin

The Insider: Lorraine Ali
Brief Interviews With Important People
"...big high point for me to go to the Broken Spoke [and see other country acts]. I could go..."

March 15, 2002 Music Feature by Andy Langer

SXSW Picks & Sleepers
Picks & Sleepers
"...an artist with lots of potential and obvious appeal. (Broken Spoke, 8pm) -- Jim Caligiuri..."

March 15, 2002 Music Feature

Scott Miller, Broken Spoke, Saturday 17
"...Scott MillerBroken Spoke, Saturday 17..."

March 16, 2001 Music Review by Christopher Hess

Austin Confessions
Chris Gray gets laid.
"...to play Aurora, the assertive Wiccan waitress. As we spoke, a crew was headed for Austin to film hours..."

March 9, 2001 Music Feature by Christopher Gray

Ace in the Hole
Who is Clay Blaker and why are all these famous people recording his songs?
"...haven't. Though Blaker and his band have played Austin's Broken Spoke and Continental Club on occasion, being a successful..."

Feb. 23, 2001 Music Feature by Jim Caligiuri

SXSW Showcase Picks: Saturday
"...9pm: Ed Burleson, Broken Spoke..."

March 17, 2000 Music Feature

SXSW Profiles
Playing Tonight
"...Ed Burleson, Broken Spoke, 9pm They just don't make 'em any more..."

March 17, 2000 Music Feature by Jerry Renshaw

Going Up
A profile of Austin’s pre-eminent honky-tonkers, the Derailers
"...the ageless South Lamar watering hole known as the Broken Spoke. In an era where Austin night clubs are..."

Oct. 1, 1999 Music Feature by Jim Caligiuri

Live Shots
Tom Russell
"...Ray Price at the Broken Spoke May 14 photograph by John Carrico..."

May 21, 1999 Music Feature

Jesus Gonna Be Here
Johnny Toxic
"...opening and closing ballads ("Somebody Beautiful" and "House of Broken Chairs") were met with the rare SXSW silence they..."

March 26, 1999 Music Feature

Live Shots
"...Broken Spoke, February 5..."

Feb. 13, 1998 Music Feature

Road Shows
"...WED 19 Rebel Train, Broken Spoke..."

Nov. 14, 1997 Music Feature

Recommended
"...Broken Spoke, Friday 25..."

July 25, 1997 Music Feature

Also Playing
"...Friday: Gary P. Nunn, Broken Spoke..."

March 7, 1997 Music Feature

Austin Music Network
"...12:30 Cornell Hurd at the Broken Spoke, Pt 1..."

Jan. 10, 1997 Music Feature

Texas Piano Professors
"...dressing up pop songs. Good double bill. PATTY DAVID Broken Spoke, Wednesday 20 Hard to break into the Austin..."

Sept. 15, 1995 Music Feature

Dancing About Architecture
Stevie Ray Vaughan box set hits stands and controversary
"...he's not remembered seem to be well-founded; a Sony spokesperson told the Chronicle he was unfamiliar with Milliken's name,..."

Dec. 15, 2000 Music Column by Ken Lieck

Page Two: And Everyone and I Stopped Breathing
What if the government isn't broken?
"...sexism but that, regardless of the topic, whenever she spoke, her driving theme was divisive – taking the position..."

Nov. 14, 2008 Column by Louis Black

Dancing About Architecture
Checking up on SIMS and their $216K, checking in on Lyle Lovett's broken leg, and Tyler Harwood checks out of the Zulu as Kono and the Peenbeets.
"...benefit show for two local cyclists who have some broken bones and can't work. That's this Sunday at Room..."

April 5, 2002 Music Column by Ken Lieck

Playback: Sizing Up Music's Bite of the Hotel Tax
Two new municipal funding schemes look to finally impact Austin music
"...the meeting was Waterloo Records owner John Kunz, who spoke in favor of Item 60 because of its "emphasis..."

Sept. 15, 2017 Music Column by Kevin Curtin

The Take on Taxes
Dems host forum on property tax reform
"...Commissioner (Precinct 2) Brigid Shea: “The appraisal process is broken.” To fix it – in the current state political..."

July 18, 2014 News Post by Michael King

Learning the Game
Learning Buddy Holly's game, 203 tracks at a time
"...Hearts that are broken..."

Feb. 5, 2010 Music Feature by Raoul Hernandez

SXSW Picks & Sleepers
Picks & Sleepers
"...is its "Heart of Glass." Not that the Toronto-based Broken Social Scene spin-off is bleached Blondie. On disc at..."

March 19, 2004 Music Feature

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