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Texas Platters
Jimmy Lafave
"...3 stars Jerry Renshaw HOTWHEELS JR...."

April 23, 1999 Music Feature

Dancing About Architecture
South by Southwest draws closer -- lots of news from SXSW 2001
" to suffer the wrath of corporate lawyers are Hotwheels Jr. and the Godzilla Motor Company. The latter were..."

Feb. 16, 2001 Music Column by Ken Lieck

SXSW Profiles
Thursday Night
"...Hotwheels Jr., Blind Pig Pub, 8pm Thursday If they're ever..."

March 17, 2000 Music Feature by Christopher Gray

7 & 7 IS
"...the smoking area during pep rallies. Back in Austin, Hotwheels Jr! contrasts romantic pop radio idealism with a mid-Eighties..."

Oct. 30, 1998 Music Feature

Dancing About Architecture
SXSW wristbands go on sale with the news that Dr. Demento will be attending this year's festival. Also, the passing of the Victory Grill's Johnny Holmes, and the expansion of Emo's.
"...exhibit is on through May… The new name for Hotwheels Jr. is not "Action 15" as reported here last..."

Feb. 23, 2001 Music Column by Ken Lieck

SXSW Showcase Picks: Thursday
"...Kirchen & Too Much Fur, Continental ClubChristopher Gray 8pm: Hotwheels Jr., Blind Pig..."

March 17, 2000 Music Feature

The Action Is Blackbelt (The Record Party)
"...The Action IsBlackbelt (The Record Party) Hotwheels Jr. always deserved recognition, but being sued by Mattel..."

April 13, 2001 Music Review by Christopher Gray

Picks & Sleepers
South by Southwest '97
"...HOTWHEELS JR: Even though we've apparently moved from a state..."

March 7, 1997 Music Feature

No Law & Order
"...and squeal-worthy stage presence. Let the bra-flinging begin. (Emo's Jr., 9pm) -- Kim Mellen..."

March 12, 1999 Music Feature

Only the Beginning
Wednesday Night SXSW "Sleepers"
"...HOTWHEELS JR: This Austin troop serves up generous portions of..."

March 13, 1998 Music Feature

"...axeman Earl King and badass bayou bassist George Porter Jr. for a thick night of Crescent City soul-funk...."

June 6, 1997 Music Feature

The Action Is
Bonus tracks
"...The Hotwheels Jr. days are miles in the rearview, but longtime..."

Nov. 7, 2008 Music Review by Darcie Stevens

Luv Doc Recommends: All American Rejects, Rooney, The Action Is
La Zona Rosa, Friday, November 25, 2005
"...popsters Rooney and Austin alt-rockers The Action Is (formerly Hotwheels Jr.), so expect a healthy contingent of screaming young..."

Nov. 25, 2005 Column by The Luv Doc

Red River Valley
Red River, home to Austin's real live music venues
"...for bands like the Pocketfishrmen, Solid Gold 40, and Hotwheels Jr. (now The Action Is), just as smoothly becoming..."

June 22, 2001 Music Feature by Christopher Gray

Dancing About Architecture
Joey Ramone is dead
"...Drag spinoff not to be confused with those former Hotwheels Jr. folks who really thought they'd found a name..."

April 20, 2001 Music Column by Ken Lieck

The Band
Kissinger, Austin's band of the moment
"...Gum, where "Bridgette" and "Urbia" join efforts by Ringer, Hotwheels Jr., Coco Candissi, Playdoh Squad, Matt the Electrician, Halley,..."

March 2, 2001 Music Feature by Christopher Gray

God-Stripe Gum
"...Candissi's "Sweet Cheat Gone" and the jambox-in-the-garage tone of Hotwheels Jr.'s "Walk the Line" make both extremely viable candidates..."

Feb. 16, 2001 Music Review by Greg Beets

Dancing About Architecture
Freddy Fender is diagnosed with Hepatitis C, as news comes in that Direct Events owner and longtime local live music promoter Tim O'Connor is getting ready to retire.
"...Butcher, Halley, Ten Speed, Bo Bud Greene, Coco Candissi, Hotwheels Jr., and Girling. The CD will be distributed free..."

Nov. 24, 2000 Music Column by Ken Lieck

I Am the Jellyfish That Walks Upon the Land
The Mother of all pop bands
" various local musicians -- Do It Now! Foundation, Hotwheels Jr., Tall, Dark, and Lonesome, Jimmy Smith of the..."

June 30, 2000 Music Feature by Christopher Gray

Austin Exposure
"...unsigned or self-released, and few of them -- from Hotwheels Jr. to Sunset Heights -- are names you're likely..."

May 5, 2000 News Feature by Erica C. Barnett

Top 10 1999/Local
"...6. Hotwheels Jr., Head Driver (Rudy)..."

Jan. 7, 2000 Music Feature

Dancing About Architecture
George Jones comes to Austin and everyone gets arrested in the melee. Meanwhile, Matthew McConaughey gets naked and busted, and Austin's answer to Santana, Vallejo, signs with Gloria Estefan's Sony imprint. Maybe K-NACK, a local alt.rock station from earlier this decade, can play them online as the station returns -- on the Internet.
"...opening show live on Hallowe'en at Club DeVille with Hotwheels Jr., Defrockers, and special guests, benefiting the SIMS Foundation...."

Oct. 29, 1999 Music Column by Ken Lieck

Picks & Sleepers
"...slay you sure as the devil likes whiskey. (Emo's Jr., Midnight) -Raoul Hernandez..."

March 20, 1998 Music Feature

DVD Watch: Wreck-It Ralph Ultimate Collecter's Edition
A four disc edition, but a solid charmer deserves more
"...dread. I mean, abhorrent as I find the NASCAR-buck-shilling, Hotwheels-aping Cars franchise, Planes just seems like a leap into..."

March 5, 2013 Screens Post by Richard Whittaker

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