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Idle Hands
"...on this ghoulish horror-comedy from Roger Corman alum Flender, Idle Hands turns out to be a stylishly goofy take..."

April 30, 1999 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

The Luv Doc: Services Rendered
Idle hands are the Devil's playthings
"...now she has a lot of time on her hands, but doesn't seem to be doing much with it...."

March 9, 2018 Column by The Luv Doc

Monty Python's Spamalot
With Eric Idle's screen-to-stage musical spoof, Summer Stock Austin makes the Knights of the Round Table so very enjoy-able
"...fall safely within the comedic range of author Eric Idle (book and lyrics)...."

Aug. 4, 2017 Arts Review by Elizabeth Cobbe

Undercover on High School's Ritziest Glitziest Night It All Goes Down at Prom
"...-- Madonna, "Vogue," 1990 Idle Hands..."

May 14, 1999 Arts Feature

Show and Tell
Spring Previews 2000
"...the kids out of school with time on their hands; fall is for the heavier dramatic fare, aimed at..."

Feb. 25, 2000 Screens Feature by Marjorie Baumgarten

Art
Art Openings
"...Invent, create, discover, explore, learn, and play with ongoing hands-on and interactive science-based exhibits and programs. "Lives of the..."

March 5, 1999 News Feature

The Luv Doc: The Devil’s Playthings
Your nation is counting on you!
"...helps to ease my anxiety and, as they say, "Idle hands are the devil's playthings." I have a job..."

Sept. 25, 2020 Column by The Luv Doc

Orestes
Cambiare's Orestes is refreshingly fast but, tragically, a bit loose
"...If they no longer answered prayers, confirmed suspicions, guided idle hands? Such daunting questions must Orestes answer – having..."

Aug. 14, 2009 Arts Review by Avimaan Syam

2002 Summer Camps
"...out gallivanting in whatever playground the devil's built for idle hands this year. Thus, summer camps: organized to provide..."

May 10, 2002 Features Feature by Wayne Alan Brenner

Postmarks
Sucking Us Dry
"...some other person with more free time on their hands could check a number for me. The number is..."

May 21, 1999 Column

Roll 'Em
March
"...IDLE HANDS..."

Feb. 26, 1999 Screens Feature by Marjorie Baumgarten

More Dope Chinese, Wheatsville Brings the Curbside, Kyoten Sushiko Shutters
All the news that's fit to get your taste buds quivering
"...meanwhile, Rainey Street’s got itself a new eatery, too: Idle Hands, a Cuban-inspired joint ready to serve up all..."

Sept. 30, 2020 Food Post by Wayne Alan Brenner

Austin Film Festival Review: The Obituary of Tunde Johnson
A recurrence not at Owl Creek Bridge, again and again
"...that day during which he’s murdered by trigger-happy police. “Hands up, don’t shoot!” and #blacklivesmatter are about as effective..."

Nov. 1, 2019 Screens Post by Marc Savlov

Molly Burch Finds the Love in Pop
Singer/songwriter puts the guitar down for the follow-up to her acclaimed debut
"...As Toliver accompanies on electric guitar, Burch's idle hands illustrate her voice, hanging delicately as she pushes..."

Oct. 5, 2018 Music Feature by Rachel Rascoe

Red Shahan
"...a dash of soulful pleading to smooth the mix ("Idle Hands," "Try"). Stepping up from his notable 2015 debut,..."

May 4, 2018 Music Review by Doug Freeman

The Culture Wars Come to Austin
New think tank sets up shop near campus
"...a fantasia based on the NFS Study, frets about idle hands being the devil's workshop. Elsewhere, the researchers are..."

Feb. 19, 2014 News Post by Brandon Watson

SXSW Friday Showcases
Friday showcases: Stay local (Western Vinyl) or surf Japan Nite, plus reggae Bass Culture.
"...window in his tricked-out step van. Never one for idle hands, expect White to perform in some capacity, given..."

March 16, 2012 Music Feature

Fun Fun Fun Fest Interviews: Sunday
The Justice Society of Texas garage punk
"...want to stay as busy musically as humanly possible. Idle hands are bad for me."..."

Nov. 7, 2008 Music Feature by Austin Powell

The Murder City Devils
Waterloo Park, Nov. 3 & 4
"...anthems. The sixpiece whipped through In Name and Blood's "Idle Hands," Thelema's "Bear Away," and Empty Bottles, Broken Hearts'..."

Nov. 9, 2007 Music Review by Darcie Stevens

Off the Record
Reviewing the three-ring circus of Fun Fun Fun Fest and flashing back to the Armadillo World Headquarters with Dweezil Zappa
"...with the opening note of the Murder City Devils' "Idle Hands," the capacity crowd chanting as one as Spencer..."

Nov. 9, 2007 Music Column by Austin Powell

Fun Fun Fun Fest Preview
Murder City Devils raise hell once more
"...organ; teasing strut "Dancin' Shoes"; and the modern classic "Idle Hands" typify the late-Nineties progenitors. It's all sass and..."

Nov. 2, 2007 Music Feature by Darcie Stevens

Sports Gaming Guide
Holiday Edition '06
"...These are the titles we've managed to get our idle hands on during the last year, and we hope..."

Dec. 8, 2006 Screens Feature

On the Lege
Issues other than redistricting found space on the guv's special-session plate -- some were even important.
"...Meanwhile, on the apparent presumption that idle hands are the devil's workshop, Gov. Rick Perry eventually..."

July 18, 2003 News Column by Michael King

The Bulemics
Texas Platters
"...can play. Punks will be tumescent after getting their idle hands on this new release, especially after hearing the..."

Sept. 13, 2002 Music Review by David Lynch

Austin @ Large: Austin at Large
The City Council prepares to decide which charter amendments go before the voters.
"...well, there you go. The devil makes work for idle hands...."

March 15, 2002 News Column by Mike Clark-Madison

1999 Austin Film Releases
A complete list of all films released for theatrical runs in Austin in the calendar year 1999 and eligible for consideration in the Top Ten.
"...BACHELORS CLUB2.0(R.S.)11/12/99 HURLYBURLY4.0(M.S.)1/15/99 THE HI-LO COUNTRY2.5(M.B.)1/22/99 AN IDEAL HUSBAND2.5(H.C.)7/2/99 IDLE HANDS3.0(M.S.)4/30/99 ILLUMINATA3.0(S.H.)8/20/99 IN DREAMS1.5(M.S.)1/15/99 THE INSIDER2.5(M.S.)11/5/99 IN TOO DEEP2.0(M.S.)8/27/99..."

Jan. 7, 2000 Screens Feature

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Don't Blame the Movies
"...teens are going to become crack addicts after seeing Idle Hands?" Ummm ... none of them. If all it..."

May 28, 1999 Column

Road Shows
"...FRI 26 Happy as Hell, Idle Hands, Atomic Cafe..."

Sept. 26, 1997 Music Feature

Road Shows
"...FRI 26 Happy as Hell, Idle Hands, Atomic Cafe..."

Sept. 19, 1997 Music Feature

Road Shows
"...FRI 26 Happy as Hell, Idle Hands, Atomic Cafe..."

Sept. 12, 1997 Music Feature

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