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Day Trips & Beyond: April Events Roundup
Spring has sprung, and here's 100 ways to celebrate
"...desert air in the Far West Texas town of Marfa that seems to separate it from the rest of..."

April 1, 2019 Travel Post by Gerald E. McLeod

Faster Than Sound: Cheer Up Charlies Booker Trish Connelly’s Thoughtful Curation
Community outpours support for booker’s multiple sclerosis treatment, city opens first for-profit venue assistance program, and Las Cruxes’ storefront shutters
"...remembered this week with services in Austin, Tyler, and Marfa. In an obituary posted by Tyler Morning Telegraph, bandmate..."

March 29, 2019 Music Column by Rachel Rascoe

SXSW Music Steps Up Ninth Artist List
Japanese Breakfast, Broken Social Scene, Ambar Lucid and 154 others
"...Ryan Adair Rooney (Marfa)..."

Feb. 21, 2019 Music Post by Kevin Curtin

SXSW Music Reveals Surpass Halfway Mark
ATX shines on list No. 7 alongside Karol Conká, Crumb & Pedro the Lion
"...announces from our city include: DJ Squake, Dossey, Inseclude, Marfa Crush, Monte Warden & the Dangerous Few, Nick Allison..."

Feb. 7, 2019 Music Post by Rachel Rascoe

10 Free Week Acts to Watch This Weekend
Keep an eye out for these musicians in 2019
"...Marfa CrushScoot Inn, Sat. 5 Marlon Sexton was born with..."

Jan. 4, 2019 Music Feature by Rachel Rascoe

Day Trips & Beyond: January Events Roundup
Kick off 2019 with some Texas travel
"...road trip to West Texas in April for the Marfa Myths Festival from April 25 to 28. Tickets have..."

Dec. 29, 2018 Travel Post by Gerald E. McLeod

The Luv Doc’s Holiday Gift Guide
What you need is enough morphine to send you sweetly into that good night
"...As predicted, technology is outpacing our ability to live..."

Dec. 7, 2018 Column by The Luv Doc

The Long Dumb Road
The road may be dumb, but at least it's fun
"...snapping pictures of strip malls and locals in a Marfa bar (much to their chagrin). Richard eagerly takes on..."

Nov. 16, 2018 Movie Review by Danielle White

Curtis Roush
"...of BLSH manager Alex O'Brien, Roush sought solace in Marfa. The results are beautiful in that West Texas way..."

Oct. 12, 2018 Music Feature by Thomas Fawcett

The Ballad of Townes & Blaze
The twisted but not-so-tall tale of Van Zandt and Foley, Lonesome Dove meets Barfly
"...breath. Blaze liked to tell people he was from Marfa. He liked the ring of it, I think, and..."

Aug. 17, 2018 Features Feature by Sybil Rosen

Batty Jr.
"...its debut long-player at a friend's abode outside of Marfa. Through spoken-word narration by producer Nick Hurt and scene-setting..."

Aug. 10, 2018 Music Review by Rachel Rascoe

Day Trips & Beyond: August Events Roundup
Texas fun is heating up with grape stomps, outlaw festivals, and rodeos
"...Cherry on Top Aug. 16-19, Marfa, www.cherrycult.org..."

Aug. 3, 2018 Travel Post by Gerald E. McLeod

Day Trips & Beyond: July Events Roundup
Get hip to these timely travel tips
"...Marfa Film Festival July 11-15, Marfa, www.marfafilmfestival.com..."

July 3, 2018 Travel Post by Gerald E. McLeod

RF Shannon
"...for strident, meditative messages. Demoed over four days in Marfa and captured in two in Lockhart, the sophomore full-length..."

May 25, 2018 Music Review by Rachel Rascoe

Day Trips & Beyond: May Events Roundup
Catfish, outlaws, and armadillos
"...CineMarfa May 3-6, Marfa, www.cinemarfa.org..."

May 2, 2018 Travel Post by Gerald E. McLeod

UT Professor on the Making of Texas Film Epic Giant
Don Graham's Giant: Elizabeth Taylor, Rock Hudson, James Dean, Edna Ferber, and the Making of a Legendary American Film
"...Even more miraculous was when film production came to Marfa, Texas. "I was surprised by the absolute magnitude of..."

April 13, 2018 Books Review by Joe O'Connell

Day Trips & Beyond: April Events Roundup
Start April with a scenic drive along fields of flowers
"...Marfa Myths April 12-15, Marfa, www.marfamyths.com..."

March 31, 2018 Travel Post by Gerald E. McLeod

Feels Like the First Time
The 36th annual Austin Music Awards mark a number of debuts
"...creates her own scene wherever she goes. From the Marfa oasis El Cosmico to Austin rockstar haven St. Cecilia,..."

Feb. 23, 2018 Music Feature by Doug Freeman

AFS to Honor P.T. Anderson, Armie Hammer
Legendary director and rising actor take inaugural awards
"...filmmaking when he shot There Will Be Blood in Marfa...."

Feb. 6, 2018 Screens Post by Richard Whittaker

Robert Faires' Top 10 Dance and Classical Treasures of 2017
Much outstanding new dance and music this year took its cue from the world around us and pressing social issues
"...2) PANCHO VILLA FROM A SAFE DISTANCE (Ballroom Marfa/Golden Hornet Project/Fusebox Festival) You couldn't be safe seeing Graham..."

Dec. 29, 2017 Arts Feature by Robert Faires

Wayne Alan Brenner's Top 10 Arts-Related Things I Enjoyed in 2017
Bold takes on history and art that moved around the city spoke to a growing, changing Austin this year
"...1) PANCHO VILLA FROM A SAFE DISTANCE (Ballroom Marfa/Golden Hornet Project/Fusebox Festival) Órale, amigos! The multimedia sum of..."

Dec. 29, 2017 Arts Feature by Wayne Alan Brenner

Day Trips & Beyond: New Year’s Eve 2017 Around Texas
Ringing in the new year across the Lone Star State
"...New Year’s Eve at El Cosmico Dec. 31, Marfa, www.elcosmico.com/stay/happenings/new-year- celebration..."

Dec. 22, 2017 Travel Post by Gerald E. McLeod

Day Trips: El Cosmico, Marfa
The alternative hotel of tepees, yurts, safari tents, and retro trailers is funky, fun, and functional
"...to rest in the desert. The alternative hotel in Marfa is a tribal oasis for wandering souls, and all..."

Nov. 24, 2017 Column by Gerald E. McLeod

Era Ceramics Creates Dinnerware for Austin's Top Restaurants
Local couple creates dinnerware for Austin's top restaurants
"...trip that included stops at the Chinati Foundation in Marfa, Texas, and red rocks of Sedona, Ariz...."

Nov. 24, 2017 Food Feature by Adrienne Whitehorse

Gay Place
Austin's Pride celebration is happening this Saturday!
"...the best of luck); without the queers trekking to Marfa to watch Fiona Apple under the stars at Trans-Pecos..."

Sept. 29, 2017 Column by Sarah Marloff

Texas Book Festival 2017: The Full List
Dan Rather, Jeffrey Eugenides, the Bush sisters, and 291 more
"...Shore: A Story of American Rage Kathleen Shafer – Marfa: The Transformation of a West Texas Town Jim Shepard..."

Sept. 12, 2017 Arts Post by Robert Faires

Page Two: Row My Boat Ashore
Louis Black bids farewell in his final “Page Two” column
"...on the Church of the SubGenius. Then on to Marfa for Jo Harvey and Terry Allen's 55th wedding anniversary:..."

Sept. 8, 2017 Column by Louis Black

Day Trips & Beyond: September Events Roundup
Autumn events you ought to check out
"...Trans-Pecos Festival of Music + Love, Sept. 28-Oct. 1, Marfa www.elcosmico.com..."

Aug. 30, 2017 Travel Post by Gerald E. McLeod

“Teresa Hubbard/Alexander Birchler: Giant” at the Blanton Museum of Art
The film is good at showing the fate of the film set of Giant, but it leaves open the question of what’s happened to Marfa
"...juxtaposed with scenes of a decrepit movie set outside Marfa, Texas. Young female secretaries sit at their desks typing..."

Aug. 25, 2017 Arts Review by Sam Anderson-Ramos

Page Two: The Good Songs We Need to Sing Together and Loud
Celebrating love and resistance at Terry and Jo Harvey Allen's 55th wedding anniversary
"...Last week in Marfa the thickening fog was ripped apart, the sprawling dark..."

July 14, 2017 Column by Louis Black

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