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ACL Live Shot: Childish Gambino
Rapper scorches earth with or without “Bonfire”
"...Childish Gambino laid waste to the Honda Stage, both literally..."

Oct. 4, 2014 Music Post by Kahron Spearman

UPDATED: Lil Wayne, Phoenix Added to ACL Fest Lineup
French quartet and rapper to take sting off Childish Gambino departure
"...previous update below) as a last minute addition following Childish Gambino's cancellation...."

Sept. 27, 2018 Music Post by Kimberley Jones

Fun Fun Fun Line-up
Danzig Legacy and Donald Glover join Slayer, Odd Future
"...Community star Donald Glover and his evil alter ego Childish Gambino, and Mates of State?..."

Aug. 1, 2011 Music Post

2014 Austin City Limits Music Festival Line-up
Hip-hop tops the two weekends with ladies close behind
"...a chance at outdrawing Kendrick Lamar last year. Note Childish Gambino, who made his ACL debut in 2012, as..."

April 22, 2014 Music Post by Chase Hoffberger

Donald Glover/Childish Gambino
"...Donald Glover/Childish GambinoAuditorium Shores, Nov. 5..."

Nov. 11, 2011 Music Review by Thomas Fawcett

The First Purge
Blumhouse's political-horror franchise gets a timely prequel
"...to fascism, The First Purge pulls no punches. Like Childish Gambino said, this is America...."

July 6, 2018 Movie Review by Richard Whittaker

ACL Music Fest 2014 Friday Listings
Blurbing Friday ACL
"...the wild foursome's prone to improvising. – Chase Hoffberger Childish Gambino..."

Oct. 3, 2014 Music Feature

ACL Music Fest Sunday Listings
"...the Blues Music Awards in Memphis. – Jim Caligiuri Childish Gambino..."

Oct. 12, 2012 Music Feature

Playback: Everyone Keeps Asking Me for ACL Fest Passes
Here's why ...
"...in years was fractured last week when Sunday topper Childish Gambino/Donald Glover broke his foot attempting splits midconcert. While..."

Oct. 5, 2018 Music Column by Kevin Curtin

Pet Sematary Remake to Close SXSW Film
Midnighters, Festival Favorites, plus shorts all announced
"...- 'Baby' (United Kingdom, U.S.) / D: Malia James Childish Gambino - "This Is America" / D: Hiro Murai..."

Feb. 6, 2019 Screens Post by Richard Whittaker

Free Week 2019 Is in the Rearview Mirror, but These Homegrown Standouts Aren't
10 local showcases that got us excited for what’s to come this year
"...Channeling the quirky magnetism of Childish Gambino, the MC freestyled effortlessly. Backed by drummer Poopie..."

Jan. 11, 2019 Music Feature by Rachel Rascoe

ACL Live Review: Lil Wayne
NOLA rapper brings the uproar
"...Serving as something of a replacement from Childish Gambino, the legendary New Orleans rapper kicked out the..."

Oct. 14, 2018 Music Post by Kahron Spearman

ACL Fest Spoilers
As ACL’s second weekend dawns, here are the most unforgettable moments from week one
"...great timing for ACL's last-minute replacement for the injured Childish Gambino. The stream-count-enhancing 23-track effort is a solid, but..."

Oct. 12, 2018 Music Column by Kevin Curtin

ACL Live Review: Travis Scott
Astroworld’s roller coaster ride races through Zilker
"...“Did he not get the memo that Childish Gambino broke his ankle and C3 needed him to..."

Oct. 8, 2018 Music Post by Jeremy Steinberger

Playback: That’s the Breaks
In studio with Confucius and Fresh, hosts of KUTX’s first ever hip-hop specialty show
"...recent years, specifically cultural vanguards like Kendrick Lamar and Childish Gambino, but Reilly says the staff wanted more after..."

Aug. 31, 2018 Music Column by Kevin Curtin

The Luv Doc: Debbie Downers
It is truly fascinating to witness the beautiful butterfly squeeze back into an ugly caterpillar
"...Most people however, are very much the same person..."

May 25, 2018 Column by The Luv Doc

Uncommon Odds at Oddwood Ales
Cherrywood brewery helps polish up Austin's beer scene
"...New Order and Weezer intermingled with LCD Soundsystem and Childish Gambino. I'm half expecting an Edward 750mL-hands Revival Night...."

May 18, 2018 Food Feature by Eric Puga

Playback: Shakey Graves’ Active Dream Life
“I figured it was important to rebreak the mold sooner than later”
"...and 12-14, on Tuesday, topped by Paul McCartney, Metallica, Childish Gambino, Arctic Monkeys, Travis Scott, Odesza, David Byrne, St...."

May 4, 2018 Music Column by Kevin Curtin

McCartney & Metallica Headlining ACL Fest
Macca City Limits 2018
"...running Oct. 5-7 and 12-14, bagged Paul McCartney, Metallica, Childish Gambino, Arctic Monkeys, Travis Scott, and Odesza...."

May 1, 2018 Music Post by Kevin Curtin

Playback: A Nomad in Austin
Abhi the Nomad drops anchor, Whip In’s new soul, and Wilson Marks makes his mark
"...inspired pop that ultimately fall into a category with Childish Gambino and Chance the Rapper. His flow's agile and..."

Feb. 23, 2018 Music Column by Kevin Curtin

What’cha Watchin’?
Fourteen seasons in, Food Editor Jessi Cape is still ride-or-die for Grey's Anatomy
"...started watching this show because writer/director/lead Donald Glover (as Childish Gambino), made one of my favorite albums, Awaken, My..."

Oct. 6, 2017 Screens Column

Drank the Lemonade
As album sales give way to streaming services, how much longer will we be able to purchase music?
"...slayer could usurp the entire hip-hop kingdom (Danny Brown, Childish Gambino, Anderson Paak, Solange, Vince Staples, even sovereign-turned-jester Kanye..."

Dec. 30, 2016 Music Feature by Raoul Hernandez

SXSW 2016 Film Awards
"...Music Videos Winner: Childish Gambino, "Sober" (D: Hiro Murai)..."

March 18, 2016 Screens Feature

SXSW Film Adds Midnighters and More
Horror lineup announced, plus shorts and more
"...Childish Gambino – "Sober" Director: Hiro Murai..."

Feb. 9, 2016 Screens Post by Richard Whittaker

Remixing Against the Storm
Perennial Austin Band of the Year contenders keeps it RE:AL
"...French/Cuban twin duo Ibeyi. In a similar vein as Childish Gambino’s (and others’) early work over indie tracks, Riders..."

Jan. 4, 2016 Music Post by Kahron Spearman

10 Must-See ACL Artists
A short list of non-headlining artists you’ve got to see
"...release. Having worked with the likes of Pharrell Williams, Childish Gambino and Al Shux, they are well on their..."

Sept. 28, 2015 Chron Events Post by Allen Martinez

Critics Poll
"...Spearman: Childish Gambino, ACL Live..."

Jan. 2, 2015 Music Feature

ACL Live Shot: Blackberry Smoke
Southern rockers pivot on a “Good One Coming On”
"...As the final bars of Childish Gambino’s shirtless serenade sounded from across the lawn, a..."

Oct. 4, 2014 Music Post by Nina Hernandez

ACL Music Fest: Friday, First Weekend
"...Childish Gambino..."

Oct. 4, 2014 Photo Gallery

Friday Festival Face-Off: Beck/OutKast
Both: 8:15pm, Samsung/Honda stage
"...Notable Collaborators: Childish Gambino, Pharrell Williams, Thurston Moore, Stephen Malkmus..."

Oct. 3, 2014 Music Feature by Kahron Spearman

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