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The Good Eye: Killer Outfits - Julia Cotton's Armani Suit
You would kill for this suit
"...This is Julia Cotton of Hellbound: Hellraiser II, raised from the dead by..."

Oct. 10, 2014 Column by Amy Gentry

The SXSW Expansion Club
"...faster: the size of SXSW or the number of clubs in town. Luckily, the two tend to be symbiotic...."

Feb. 23, 1996 Music Column

Roadside Playboys and Texana Dames
The Hancock Family's long, strange, supernatural musical journey
"...up residence as house band at the town's famous Cotton Club...."

Dec. 31, 2004 Music Feature by Margaret Moser

Born on Highway 61
Famed superharpist James Cotton settles into Austin.
"...Antone's in early January, Austin's newest celebrity resident James Cotton is playing to a standing-room-only audience. He's seated center-stage..."

Feb. 2, 2001 Music Feature by Margaret Moser

The Roost Crows at Midnight
Steamboat greeter / booker David Cotton realizes the dream of his own club, the Roost
"...on Sixth Street. "Steamboat" was where Austin native David Cotton stumbled onto the dream that led him to this..."

Dec. 26, 2014 Music Feature by Nina Hernandez

Live Forever
What some locals considered Cotton Mather's sophomore slump, 1997's Kontiki, may have been the only thing that Oasis' Gallagher brothers ever agreed on
"...February 1, 2000: Cotton Mather readies to take the stage at the Camden..."

Feb. 10, 2012 Music Feature by Greg Beets

Stompy Jones
"...also precisely what a bunch of gangsters with a nightclub were looking to exploit. On December 4, 1927, they..."

April 30, 1999 Music Feature by Raoul Hernandez

Bright Lights, Inner City
When Austin's Eastside music scene was lit up like Broadway
"..."The Cotton Club was down on 11th Street, just off I-35,..."

July 4, 2003 Music Feature by Margaret Moser

After a Fashion
Stephen puts a human face on football ...
"...great dinner at Suzi's with the Saxon Pub's David Cotton, Threadgill's Eddie Wilson (who has spent months tirelessly working..."

Jan. 13, 2006 Column by Stephen MacMillan Moser

John Sayles’ new drama is about life in a destitute African-American cotton-farming town in Jim Crow-era Alabama and the music that gave the region its mythology.
"...Sayles’ new drama about life in a destitute African-American cotton-farming town in Jim Crow-era Alabama and the music that..."

Feb. 1, 2008 Movie Review by Josh Rosenblatt

AFS Texas Documentary Tour
Heather MacDonald's 'Been Rich All My Life
"...of the Silver Belles, five former Apollo Theater and Cotton Club chorus dancers of the Harlem Renaissance era who,..."

Dec. 8, 2006 Screens Feature by Anne S. Lewis

Mambo Kings
"...By night they perform their mambo music in the clubs, by day they perform manual labor in a meat-packing..."

March 20, 1992 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

Playback: Smiling Your Way to Heaven
Supernatural advice by West Texas sage Tommy Hancock, tears from Billy Gibbons, and Casual Strangers coupling
"...Forties, working himself up to ownership of Lubbock's famed Cotton Club. There he served as house bandleader while impacting..."

July 18, 2014 Music Column by Kevin Curtin

Repression's Children
Why context matters, and why I hate your flashing penis veil.
"...of racialized hierarchies, were just as present in the Cotton Club as outside it. The difference was that the..."

June 7, 2009 Qmmunity Post by Andy Campbell

More Happy Feet
Dance legend Fayard Nicholas returns to Austin for the fifth annual Soul to Sole Festival
"...fleet feet that astonished audiences in vaudeville, at the Cotton Club, and on Broadway in the Ziegfeld Follies; that..."

June 3, 2005 Arts Feature by Robert Faires

Letters at 3AM
Our secret fantasies were made public by Elvis Presley.
"...a few miles southeast of where he sang, the Cotton Club still stood, a huge warehouse of a joint..."

March 16, 2001 Column by Michael Ventura

Live Shots
" (literally) unlike any they've encountered in high-falutin' jazz clubs. Byron is clearly tickled, and introduces the next tune,..."

Feb. 26, 1999 Music Feature

"...Bumpy and his crew showing up at the all-white Cotton Club and demanding that Schultz and, by default, Luciano..."

Sept. 5, 1997 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

Black and Tan Fantasy
Duke Ellington in the Classroom
"...when underworld refinement flourished in mob spots like the Cotton Club. Splashs of red satin ballrooms from San Antonio..."

Jan. 12, 1996 Music Feature

Black and Tan Fantasy
Duke Ellington in the Classroom
"...when underworld refinement flourished in mob spots like the Cotton Club. Splashs of red satin ballrooms from San Antonio..."

Jan. 12, 1996 Music Feature

The Miller's Tale
Swinging across the century with Ernie Mae Miller, 'a little blues, a little bawdy'
"...A debutante in the Eastside's social organization the Cosmopolite Club, Miller was sponsored by an illustrious family that made..."

July 6, 2007 Music Feature by Margaret Moser

Dancing About Architecture
Jazzin' (But Not for Blue Jeans)
"...Music clubs come and go, right? For every Electric Lounge that..."

May 21, 1999 Music Column by Ken Lieck

Mr. Blue
Denny Freeman's epic remembrance of Alex Napier
"...Austin blues history. On the occasion of the Continental Club's memorial for Napier on Sunday (2-5pm), it's been copied..."

Feb. 24, 2011 Music Post by Austin Powell

One for the Girls
A tribute to Uncle John Turner.
"...afternoon. Winter’s RV was parked in front of the club, just like the old days when Albert King would..."

Aug. 13, 2007 Music Post by Margaret Moser

Goodnight, Austin, Texas -- Wherever You Are
The 2000-01 Austin Music Awards
"...Shuffield beating the toms like Duke Ellington at the Cotton Club, the '86 players broke into one huge collective..."

March 16, 2001 Music Feature by Raoul Hernandez

A Boy Named Emo
What was your favorite show on Red River at Emo's?
" like a post-punk version of Duke Ellington's ancient Cotton Club voodoo, but when Sixteen Deluxe prepped the crowd..."

Dec. 30, 2011 Music Feature

East Side King + Hole in the Wall = Austin Magic
East Side King at Hole in the Wall: The best of Austin on one corner
"...of the week, you could see local heroes like Cotton Mather and Banana Blender Surprise, not to mention touring..."

Dec. 4, 2012 Food Post by Melanie Haupt

Blue Monday
Antone’s anniversary winds up, not down
"...Emo’s went smoothly, if bittersweet. New blood fills the club, yet it’s hard saying goodbye to the old ways..."

July 30, 2012 Music Post by Margaret Moser

Luv Doc Recommends: 20th Annual Buck Owens Birthday Bash
Continental Club, Friday, August 12, 2011
"...where they stayed. In his early years, Owens picked cotton and potatoes in the fields until he figured out..."

Aug. 12, 2011 Column by The Luv Doc

Luv Doc Recommends: Wammo vs. Forsyth
Continental Club, Friday, July 15, 2011
"...front of you is getting a wicked case of cotton mouth in mid-July. Hint: If flies land on your..."

July 15, 2011 Column by The Luv Doc

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