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Shooting Star
"...The Meat Puppets: Derrick Bostrom, Curt Kirkwood, and Cris Kirkwood photograph by Joseph Cultice..."

Jan. 1, 1999 Music Feature by David Holthouse

What Is This?
"..."Abstract rock & roll, pretty much," says Curt Kirkwood undramatically, crossing his legs and staring blankly at the..."

April 9, 1999 Music Feature by Raoul Hernandez

Lake of Fire
Meat Puppets, Chapter 3: Curt and Cris Kirkwood, reunited, and it feels so good
"...a federal holding cell 50 miles south of Phoenix, Cris Kirkwood can barely move. The .357 slug still lodged..."

July 20, 2007 Music Feature by Doug Freeman

The Truth Will Set You Free
" account of heroin's toll on brothers Curt and Cris Kirkwood, of that city's seminal punk band the Meat..."

Jan. 1, 1999 Music Feature by Raoul Hernandez

Dancing About Architecture
Like a Bullseye on a China Shop
" news lately for local Meat Puppet head Curt Kirkwood -- or maybe just good news, depending on how..."

May 14, 1999 Music Column by Ken Lieck

Up on the Sun
Defining the classic Meat Puppets sound
"...Longtime local Curt Kirkwood of the Meat Puppets always calls it liked he..."

June 19, 2009 Music Post by Austin Powell

Let's Build a City
All stages lead to the 2010-11 Austin Music Awards
"...Cris Kirkwood's known a gulag or two as well, so..."

March 18, 2011 Music Feature by Raoul Hernandez

Meat Puppets
Parish, June 20
"...entirety in an interview last week, grim commandant Curt Kirkwood rotated in only a handful of new songs, kicking..."

June 26, 2009 Music Review by Raoul Hernandez

Day Party Crawl
"...When Curt Kirkwood announced he was reassembling the "original" Meat Puppets last..."

March 16, 2007 Music Feature by Doug Freeman

Meat Puppets, Butthole Surfers
"...videoticians. Current Austin cowpunk emeritus and principal singer-songwriter Curt Kirkwood goes from metal ("Attacked by Monsters") to jamgrass ("Coming..."

July 18, 2003 Music Review by Raoul Hernandez

Eyes Adrift
'ACL' sides
"...Eyes Adrift(SpinArt) Here's a supergroup for ya: Curt Kirkwood, Krist Novoselic, and Bud Gaugh, of the Meat Puppets,..."

Sept. 20, 2002 Music Review by Michael Chamy

Meat Puppets
"...When Cris Kirkwood rejoined the Meat Puppets for Rise to Your..."

May 15, 2009 Music Review by Raoul Hernandez

Off the Record
SXSW news and carryings on
"...Not even Curt Kirkwood knows quite what to expect from the Meat Puppets..."

March 18, 2011 Music Column by Austin Powell

Lysergic Eyeballing
Paul Leary
" evil glint crossing the eyes, which Meat Puppet Cris Kirkwood describes in a recent issue of Guitar World..."

Nov. 3, 1995 Music Feature

Meat Puppets
"...unbelievable comeback. After last decade's drug drama by bassist Cris Kirkwood, older brother Curt continues penning some of the..."

May 17, 2013 Music Review by Jim Caligiuri

SXSW Thursday Picks and Sleepers
"...surrealist staple in underground rock. Western psych auteur Curt Kirkwood calls Austin home now, as does drummer Shandon Sahm..."

March 15, 2013 Music Feature

Meats Puppets Open Sound City Players SXSW Showcase
Local cowpunks ready another career high in ‘Rat Farm’
"...I spoke to singer, songwriter, and Austinite Curt Kirkwood about how they managed to set up such a..."

March 13, 2013 Music Post by Jim Caligiuri

Too High To Die: Meet the Meat Puppets
The long and winding peyote path of the Meat Puppets
"...lacks both. The potential's certainly here. Brothers Curt and Cris Kirkwood are delightfully candid in their recollections of the..."

June 15, 2012 Music Feature by Austin Powell

Thursday Picks & Sleepers
Blurbing Thursday night SXSW 09 talent
"...back from irrelevance. Austin resident and principal Puppet Curt Kirkwood reunited with ultimate survivor Cris Kirkwood for 2007's return..."

March 20, 2009 Music Feature

The Meat Puppets
Trolling South by Southwest 2007
"...Seeing Cris Kirkwood onstage with his brother, Curt, again after a..."

March 23, 2007 Music Review by Michael Bertin

"...After reading the Curt and Cris Kirkwood article ["Shooting Star," Vol.18, No.18], I feel compelled..."

Jan. 8, 1999 Column

Music Reviews
"...on No Joke, "Cobbler" and "Inflatable," were written by Cris Kirkwood. After all, it's older brother Curt who is..."

Nov. 3, 1995 Music Review

7 Roky Erickson Moments at the Austin Music Awards
"...– Roky Erickson – by opening with Curt and Cris Kirkwood and new drummer Shandon Sahm reliving Nirvana's MTV..."

March 3, 2017 Features Feature

D-I-V-O-R-C-E: Greg Ginn’s Gets Ugly
Child custody at issue for Black Flag leader and ex-wife Marina
"...Meat Puppets bassist Cris Kirkwood has acknowledged in interviews that SST sued him..."

Oct. 14, 2014 Music Post by Kevin Curtin

Meat Puppets
"...The Meat Puppets' third album since brothers Curt and Cris Kirkwood reunited in 2007 concludes with a smattering of..."

April 29, 2011 Music Review by Doug Freeman

Down the Line
The 2010-11 Austin Music Awards crown South by Southwest's Saturday night
"...– Roky Erickson – by opening with Curt and Cris Kirkwood and new drummer Shandon Sahm reliving Nirvana's MTV..."

March 25, 2011 Music Feature by Raoul Hernandez

Off the Record
Austin Music Poll winners are just going to have to wait until the Austin Music Awards, plus a closer look at SXSW's international acts
"...release of their third album since the return of Cris Kirkwood); and big-band closers Mother Falcon. A list of..."

Feb. 25, 2011 Music Column by Austin Powell

Meat Puppets Reviewed
"...Knees, the first album by reunited brothers Curt and Cris Kirkwood since 1995's misleading No Joke!, is a subdued..."

July 20, 2007 Music Review by Austin Powell

Saturday Picks
SXSW Music Fest preview guide
"...with Nirvana for MTV's Unplugged, grunge pioneers Curt and Cris Kirkwood reunited the Meat Puppets by joining Army of..."

March 16, 2007 Music Feature

Discussing the joys of Meatjoy with Deadwood's John Hawkes, a toast to Beerland's fifth anniversary, and Czeching out faded Western swing great Adolph Hofner
"...unavailable.) The Puppets, meanwhile, never officially disbanded, but Curt Kirkwood announced last week that their upcoming album, which he..."

June 23, 2006 Music Column by Christopher Gray

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