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Threadgill’s WHQ Will Close After Thanksgiving
Eddie Wilson done “clinging to the curb”
"...Amid rising rent and lease uncertainty, Threadgill’s owner Eddie Wilson tried everything over the last couple..."

Sept. 12, 2018 Music Post by Kevin Curtin

An Evening at Threadgill's
"...22 minutes of film documents a typcial night at Threadgill's, where proprietor and father of the Austin music scene,..."

March 9, 2000 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

Threadgill's: The Cookbook
" least half the fun of Eddie Wilson's new Threadgill's: The Cookbook. On the surface, it seems to be..."

Nov. 8, 1996 Food Feature


Sept. 10, 1999 Food Column

Playback: And the Armadillos Went Wild
Threadgill’s World Headquarters goes the way of its predecessor, the Armadillo World Headquarters, plus Black Fret offers more than just money
"...Days before Threadgill's World Headquarters permanently shuttered last Sunday, the joint packed..."

Dec. 7, 2018 Music Column by Kevin Curtin

Harmonic Convergence
Threadgill's perfectly weds Austin's music and food cultures
"...known that Austin's music and food scenes converge at Threadgill's, the Austin-themed restaurants that are the brainchild of entrepreneur/raconteur/historian..."

Sept. 26, 2008 Food Feature by Virginia B. Wood

These folks take dinner and supper seriously
"...Threadgill's: The Cookbook by Eddie Wilson Longstreet Press, 244 pp.,..."

May 20, 2011 Food Feature by Mick Vann

Naked City
City council lingers over matters including the fate of the Austin Music Network, the city's media system as a whole, and the proposed Mueller Airport swap.
"...the perpetually star-crossed Austin Music Network to the nonprofit Kenneth Threadgill Foundation, spawned and helmed by Threadgill's (and, back..."

Jan. 26, 2001 News Feature by Mike Clark-Madison

Southern Comfort
The Chronicle food staff has scoured Austin in search of the city's best down-home eateries; they're served up within.
"...Threadgill's6416 N. Lamar, 451-5440..."

March 3, 2000 Food Feature by Rebecca Chastenet dé Gery

Playback: “Hastily Prepared” Ordinances Head to City Council
Revised drafts of Agent of Change and OMV permitting head to Council, but again, live music interests raise alarms
"...despite urging from AMP and Austin's Music Venue Alliance. Threadgill's World Headquarters Saved!..."

June 9, 2017 Music Column by Kevin Curtin

The Kingdom of Heaven
Psychedelic pioneer Powell St. John, on the Right Track Now
"...the Student Union's weekly hoot nights, then moved to Kenneth Threadgill's gas station/beer joint on North Lamar for even..."

Dec. 22, 2006 Music Feature by Bill Bentley

The Whole Bow
Alvin Crow fiddled it his way
"...For musical inspiration, there was Austin's Kenneth Threadgill playing hardcore country music, not country folk for..."

Nov. 12, 2004 Music Feature by Margaret Moser

Texas Titles in Toto
"..."Coming Back to Texas," Kenneth Threadgill..."

Nov. 28, 2003 Music Feature

Off the Record
Threadgill's reopens its original location in historic fashion, Spoon gets remixed, and Neil Young's Greendale takes the stage
"...For its grand reopening on March 14, the original Threadgill's on North Lamar hosted a tribute to Walter Hyatt..."

April 4, 2008 Music Column by Austin Powell

Vegetarian and Vegan Spots in Austin
"...Threadgill's301 Riverside Drive, 472-9304..."

March 9, 2001 Food Feature by Virginia B. Wood

"...fritattas, omelettes, and fresh bagels with lox. Down at Threadgill's World Headquarters (301 Riverside, 472-9304), they've added a beer..."

March 20, 1998 Food Column by Virginia B. Wood

Killing the AMN Softly
"...the AMN Team Report can be traced back to Threadgill's, of all places. In connection with the Kenneth Threadgill..."

Aug. 1, 1997 News Feature by Michael Bertin

Eight Classic Austin Burgers That Rival Whataburger
These local institutions have been around since at least 1968

Feb. 21, 2018 Food Post by Acacia Coronado

Greezy Wheels Take a Last Bow
Still Greezy after all these years
"...They discovered Mary Egan sitting in on fiddle with Kenneth Threadgill one night...."

June 23, 2017 Music Feature by Doug Freeman

The Music Lover's Guide to Austin
The essential sounds, sights, and settings of Austin music
"...of Austin music, it would without a doubt be Threadgill’s. It was there in the original North Lamar location..."

March 3, 2017 Chronolog Post

The Recipes Behind the Restaurants
Make your restaurant favorites in your favorite footed jammies, for all we care

May 20, 2011 Food Feature

Full Plate
In planning your SXSW itinerary, make room for these 10 dining destinations
"...2) Commune with Austin music history at Threadgill's (6416 N. Lamar, 451-5440; 301 Riverside, 472-9304): Whether you..."

March 16, 2007 Food Feature by Virginia B. Wood

Dancing About Architecture
Eyes on the Prize
"...regarding the cable "drop" required for the broadcast. (The Kenneth Threadgill Foundation has proposed a series of live music..."

Feb. 21, 1997 Music Column

Where to Feed the Guy Who Wrote the Book on Meat
Visiting author Bruce Aidells goes to Stiles Switch Barbecue
"...block north of a true Austin landmark, Eddie Wilson’s Threadgill’s restaurant (opened originally as a Gulf filling station in..."

Oct. 30, 2012 Food Post by Mick Vann

Let's Build a City
All stages lead to the 2010-11 Austin Music Awards
"...Sahara Smith: They're still minting 'em, Kenneth Threadgill...."

March 18, 2011 Music Feature by Raoul Hernandez

Off the Record
Celebrating Independence Day with Wild America and Willie Nelson's Fourth of July Picnic
"...icons (Stevie Ray Vaughan, Janis Joplin, Townes Van Zandt, Kenneth Threadgill, and Clifford Antone), along with trumpeter Martin Banks,..."

July 9, 2010 Music Column by Austin Powell

Letting the Freak Brothers Flag Fly
Gilbert Shelton on his iconic comic's long, strange trip to the screen
"...reverentially it practically demands capital letters, started first with Kenneth Threadgill, then Austin's artistic underground origin in the Sixties..."

March 12, 2010 Screens Feature by Margaret Moser

Sheik to Sheik
Crazy Heart wasn't Stephen Bruton's only last project, and we have Geoff Muldaur & the Texas Sheiks to thank for that
" go to Austin in the old days, when [Kenneth] Threadgill was still singing behind the bar," Muldaur reminisces...."

Feb. 19, 2010 Music Feature by Margaret Moser

Cosmic Cowboy Souvenir
'Austin, 1972,' an excerpt from Joe Nick Patoski's new tome, Willie Nelson: An Epic Life
"...Collins fiddled with perhaps the best-known musician in Austin, Kenneth Threadgill, a disciple of Jimmie Rodgers, the Blue Yodeler...."

April 25, 2008 Music Feature by Joe Nick Patoski

Musicians on the Menu
In concert or in the kitchen, these locals have the chops
" between food and music since the days when Kenneth Threadgill served beer, rat cheese, and soda crackers to..."

May 12, 2006 Food Feature by Virginia B. Wood

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