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Voxtrot
Record review
"...Mothers, Sisters, Daughters & Wives EP (Cult Hero)..."

March 10, 2006 Music Review by Darcie Stevens

The Cult of Nick Curran Remembers His Guitar Genius
From rhythm & blues to rockabilly and punk, the late Austin shredder lived to subvert genres
"...teens. Pity he never witnessed Nick Curran deconstruct his antihero anthem "No Fun." Growlin', prowlin', and rippin' hot-wired solos..."

Sept. 29, 2017 Music Feature by Tim Stegall

The Cult of Ray
Ray Benson steps out from behind the Wheel.
"...the Wheel has evolved into a Texas-sized tradition, the cult of Ray has been quietly building to the point..."

July 18, 2003 Music Feature by Joe Nick Patoski

TCB
Getting heavy with Recover, poppy with Voxtrot, and rejoicing that the AMN flap is finally over. More or less.
"...all set to go with Milwaukee's resurrected Bus Stop records, one of the first U.S. labels to give the..."

July 23, 2004 Music Column by Christopher Gray

Voxtrot
Voxtrot's utopian pop, ready for the Elysian Fields
"...groups: cotton candy, funnel cakes, and s'mores. It's not difficult to imagine her in a minidress and white tights,..."

March 3, 2006 Music Feature by Darcie Stevens

Wednesday Sleepers
"...first LP due out this summer on Alternate Take Records. – Chase Hoffberger The Bad Rackets..."

March 7, 2008 Music Feature

Mingering Mike, Superstar
An real singer with imaginary albums takes the stage.
"...legendary 1968 performance Live at the Howard Theatre, political records like Boogie Down at the White House, the soundtrack..."

March 4, 2008 Music Post by Thomas Fawcett

The New Rage
Voxtrot finally conquers the LP
"...seemed like an eternity, releasing tracks via the band's Cult Hero Records. Five years later, Beggars Banquet arm Playlouder..."

May 18, 2007 Music Feature by Darcie Stevens

From Austin to Neptune
Creator Rob Thomas on the rise of his career-making cult favorite, 'Veronica Mars'
"...Try as one might, it's difficult to find anyone able or willing to talk smack..."

Jan. 13, 2006 Screens Feature by Belinda Acosta

SXSW Picks & Sleepers
"...two basses. The Kittens' self-released EP, Hey Punk, Try Heroine(s), features angst-ridden, yet light-hearted fare such as "All Cheerleaders..."

March 16, 2001 Music Feature

Only the Beginning
Wednesday Night SXSW "Sleepers"
"...continued to expand their horizons with kontiki on Copper Records. (Liberty Lunch, 9pm) - Ken Lieck..."

March 13, 1998 Music Feature

Fun Fun Fun Fest Preview
"...of songs, collected on brand-new EP Keep It Light (Cult Hero). The Austin quintet retains the intensity embedded in..."

Nov. 2, 2007 Music Feature

Tenth and Final SXSW Artist List
Action Bronson, Talib Kweli, a Blaze Foley tribute, and 196 more
"...The announcement also highlights a tribute to cult hero Blaze Foley (1949-1989). The Austin songwriter, remembered for..."

March 1, 2018 Music Post by Kevin Curtin

deEP end
deEP end
"...little and too much. Zykos' Keep It Light EP (Cult Hero) is too long overdue for a mere four..."

Nov. 23, 2007 Music Review by Austin Powell

For Your Life
Song lists 2006
"...5) Voxtrot, Mothers, Sisters, Daughters & Wives (Cult Hero)..."

Jan. 5, 2007 Music Feature by Audra Schroeder

Texas Top 10s
Local Top 10s of 2006
"...New Neighbors, Every Day Is Saturday Night (I Eat Records)..."

Jan. 5, 2007 Music Feature

Sheiks of Industry
Austin record labels, part 2
"...Darkness "It's like a bad drug habit, putting out records," says Emperor Jones sultan Craig Stewart, shuffling CDs around..."

Nov. 21, 2003 Music Feature by Michael Chamy

SXSW Film Unveils March Lineup
So much ado!
"...And as for all those hometown heroes who stormed Sundance? They’ll get play at SXSW 2013,..."

Jan. 31, 2013 Screens Post by Kimberley Jones

SXSW Film Releases Full Feature Lineup
Slate includes everyone from Wes Anderson to the Zellners
"...To live in Texas is to take "hometown heroes" to a whole new level...."

Jan. 30, 2014 Screens Post by Monica Riese

SXSW Film: The Whole Enchilada
Red-hot and really long list of all the titles to date
"...follows middle-aged rocker Bobby Liebling, lead singer of the cult hard rock/heavy metal band Pentagram, as he leaves his..."

Feb. 2, 2011 Screens Post by Kimberley Jones

The Song of Sway Lake
Period family drama is evocative, if sometimes lacking in clarity
"...a rich tycoon’s estate that was inherited by his war-hero son Hal (voiced by Dennehy) and his adoring wife..."

Sept. 21, 2018 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

Record Reviews
"...wildcatter great-grandfather cut from the same cloth as the hero of Guy Clark's "Desperados Waiting for a Train." The..."

March 14, 1997 Music Review

I Live My Broken Dreams
This year's rock docs examine the 'outsider myth' and more among the likes of Daniel Johnston, Townes Van Zandt, and Wild Man Fischer
"...of his life, Van Zandt struggled with alcohol and heroin addiction; Be Here to Love Me includes a scene..."

March 11, 2005 Screens Feature by Will Robinson Sheff

Jesus Gonna Be Here
Johnny Toxic
"...Russell Gunn was asked by moderator and Blue Note Records President Bruce Lundvall to open the discussion with his..."

March 26, 1999 Music Feature

1999 SXSW Music Festival
"...on the drumkit, while the second, Drawing the Circle, records Bozzio playing tongue-on-the-floor tom rolls, cymbal splashes, and snare..."

March 19, 1999 Music Feature

Picks & Sleepers
Sxsw
"...Funaminal World, their upcoming release for local indie Freedom Records, Prescott has bounced back from their major label ball-dropping..."

March 20, 1998 Music Feature

Wednesday Showcases
Wednesday SXSW showcases at a glance
"...rhythms of ska and rock. – Belinda Acosta Prosthetic Records..."

March 19, 2010 Music Feature

Off the Record
Jesse Dayton walks with a Zombie, while T Bird & the Breaks spice things up for the annual Hot Sauce Festival
"...Jesse Dayton from a truck stop. The local honky-tonk hero never expected to be featured on a segment of..."

Aug. 28, 2009 Music Column by Austin Powell

Bud Shrake's Adventures in the Film Trade
'Midnight rambling, creative gambling': Louis Black's 1985 interview with Songwriter screenwriter Bud Shrake
"...I had ever seen the quasi-legendary Kid Blue, a cult film still in search of its cult, starring Dennis..."

May 8, 2009 Screens Feature by Louis Black

SXSW Picks & Sleepers
"...to show the youngster how it's done. Then Loud Records takes over and presents for your psycho pleasure Queens'..."

March 16, 2001 Music Feature

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