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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..."

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
"...federal holding cell 50 miles south of Phoenix, Cris Kirkwood can barely move. The .357 slug still lodged against..."

July 20, 2007 Music Feature by Doug Freeman

The Truth Will Set You Free
"...David Holthouse's in-depth account of heroin's toll on brothers Curt and Cris Kirkwood, of that city's seminal punk band..."

Jan. 1, 1999 Music Feature by Raoul Hernandez

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

May 14, 1999 Music Column by Ken Lieck

Curt Kirkwood
Live Shot
"...Curt Kirkwood @ Cactus CafeSeptember 6..."

Sept. 14, 2001 Music Review by Raoul Hernandez

Meat Puppets Golden Lies (Breaking Records/Atlantic)
Texas Platters
"...Records/Atlantic) Whatever it is -- comeback, new beginning, glorified Curt Kirkwood solo effort -- the Meat Puppets' Golden Lies..."

Sept. 29, 2000 Music Review by Andy Langer

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

June 19, 2009 Music Post by Austin Powell

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

May 15, 2009 Music Review by Raoul Hernandez

A Sound Salvation
Austin's Class of 2000
"...a gig in Dallas recently," says Meat Puppets mastermind Curt Kirkwood. "He was saying, "Where's the real Meat Puppets?'..."

Jan. 14, 2000 Music Feature

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 when..."

March 18, 2011 Music Feature by Raoul Hernandez

Curt Kirkwood
Record review
"...Curt Kirkwood..."

Nov. 25, 2005 Music Review by Greg Beets

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

June 26, 2009 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..."

Sept. 20, 2002 Music Review by Michael Chamy

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

May 17, 2013 Music Review by Jim Caligiuri

After a Fashion: Friday
Your Style Avatar does SXSW in style!
"...crowd entertained by Chris Stills (son of Steven Stills), Curt Kirkwood of the Meat Puppets, and Christina Bell. We..."

March 17, 2006 Features Feature by Stephen MacMillan Moser

Takin' it to the streets with the Dixie Chicks, Real Heroes, Ash, and Onion Creek Crawdaddies
"...of the Meat Puppets DVD Alive in the Nineties, Curt Kirkwood performs a solo acoustic set 5pm Friday at..."

May 30, 2003 Music Column by Christopher Gray

Dancing About Architecture
"...Howdy, Curt..."

Oct. 10, 1997 Music Column by Ken Lieck

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

March 18, 2011 Music Column by Austin Powell

Off the Record
Another sad and confounding week in the live music capital: City Council takes steps to create a music department as APD pulls the plug on Shady Grove, and Tina Marsh succumbs to breast cancer
"...Longtime local Curt Kirkwood of the Meat Puppets ("Lake of Fire," July..."

June 19, 2009 Music Column by Austin Powell

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

July 18, 2003 Music Review by Raoul Hernandez

Texas Platters
Surfin' Senorita
"...punk rock set. Opening with a taste of classic Curt Kirkwood quirk, the kinetic "Touchdown King," the ultra-tight threepiece..."

March 5, 1999 Music Review

Live Shots
"...overhaul from the new incarnation of Meat Puppets. Since Curt Kirkwood moved to Austin in 1997, speculation has abounded..."

Jan. 29, 1999 Music Feature

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

Nov. 3, 1995 Music Feature

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

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..."

March 13, 2013 Music Post by Jim Caligiuri

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

March 20, 2009 Music Feature

Meat Puppets
Record Review
"...sounds like a bad, third-generation audience recording. Puppet master Curt Kirkwood's vocals are lost in the band's beefed up..."

April 26, 2002 Music Review by Raoul Hernandez

Dancing About Architecture
Behind Closed Doors
" know if you read last issue`s piece on Curt Kirkwood, the Royal Neanderthal Orchestra has decided to drop..."

Jan. 8, 1999 Music Column by Ken Lieck

Page Two
"...David Holthouse's piece on an Austin resident, Meat Puppet Curt Kirkwood, was so powerful and recommended to us by..."

Jan. 1, 1999 Column by Louis Black

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