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YACHT: Mystery Lights Over Shangri-La Exposed
Rob yaks with Jona and Claire of YACHT
"...and commercial heights with the release of 2009's See Mystery Lights, inspired by the strange light phenomena in Marfa,..."

April 18, 2011 Qmmunity Post by Rob Cohen

It's a Mystery to Me
"...illustration by Penny Van Horn Believe it or not, mystery musketeers, there are people in the world who maintain..."

April 23, 1999 Books Feature by Jesse Sublett

Marfa Shadows: A Chef Brett Mystery
The culinary-themed mystery genre isn't new, but DeMers sidesteps the common 'cozy' into a world heavily influenced by noirs
"...sensations, why not a chef antihero starring in a mystery series? Why not indeed, and Houston-based writer and radio..."

June 25, 2010 Food Feature by MM Pack

City Hall Hustle: The Mystery of the Mayor's Desk
Wherein many questions are asked ... and zilch are answered
"...He flips a switch, and a constellation of fantastic lights illuminates the room...."

Dec. 31, 2010 News Column by Wells Dunbar

Fact or Fiction: Lights Out on ME TV?
Provocative post creates questions; TV Eye gets some answers
"...production and move forward. – Connie Wodlinger" Surprise layoffs, mystery commenters, and misinformation. If anybody wants to tell us..."

Aug. 22, 2008 Screens Post by Belinda Acosta

Wednesday Picks & Sleepers
First night SXSW Music recommendations and hints
"...persona this summer with the release of Past the Lights of Town, on which he rides into the darker..."

March 20, 2015 Music Feature

The Reckoning
A traveling troupe of actors in medieval England stumble upon a mysterious murder and end up single-handedly inventing the morality play.
"...Bettany playing the fire-and-brimstone-and-freshly shorn Father Nicholas as he lights out for the forest, being in trouble with his..."

April 2, 2004 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

The Autopsy of Jane Doe
Strange things are afoot in the morgue
"...of a home where he’s trying to solve the mystery of the grisly murders of its residents. With a..."

Jan. 13, 2017 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

SXSW Thursday Picks & Sleepers
Thursday blurbs slim down from the Wednesday bloat
"...Fiery picker and drifting romantic, the former Friday Night Lights actor Alejandro Rose-Garcia played every instrument on his self-released..."

March 16, 2012 Music Feature

Steven Soderbergh and an all-star cast remind us to be very afraid.
" I'm freaked out about the inevitability of a mystery virus that doesn't reanimate the dead. How are we..."

Sept. 9, 2011 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

Zen Noir
A hard-boiled detective investigates a murder at a Buddhist monastery.
"...spiritual search for self-discovery and the true nature of mystery and death. He forgoes his tough-guy mannerisms and dependency..."

Oct. 13, 2006 Movie Review by Josh Rosenblatt

Phoenix Forgotten
Missing teens and mysterious lights in this found-footage sci-fi film
", namely the widely reported mass sighting of mysterious lights hovering over the Phoenix desert in 1997. Barber blends..."

April 28, 2017 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

Saturday SXSW Sleepers
"...Late in 2015, Terrell released the glimmering Past the Lights of Town and followed with residencies in NYC, Washington,..."

March 18, 2016 Music Feature

Day Trips
Enjoy a tour through the best weird places around Texas
"...Best Natural Light Show: The Marfa Mystery Lights have been amazing travelers since 1883. The orbs..."

Oct. 17, 2008 Column by Gerald E. McLeod

SXSW Unveils Third Artist List
Bedouine, Priests, Mystery Lights, Kokoko!, and 297 more
"...Swedish rapper Yung Lean; and NYC garage-punk hook mongers Mystery Lights, stars of Daptone subsidiary Wick Records. Combined with..."

Jan. 9, 2019 Music Post by Kevin Curtin

Clay Angels: The Mystery of Brotherly Love
"...of the play: the physical elements cannot match the mystery of the words of myth and history. Grisha Coleman..."

Aug. 1, 1997 Arts Review

July Is Crime Month: The Crime Blotter, Week 4
A curated guide to unlawful activities around town July 23-31
"...possible before August shows up like the spinning red lights of John Law in your rearview. So each week..."

July 23, 2018 Arts Post by Robert Faires

SXSW Music: Second List
243 + 171 = as many acts as the last two ATX fests combined
"...Javier Escovedo & the City Lights (San Diego, CA.)..."

Nov. 18, 2014 Music Post by Chase Hoffberger

Here Comes the Guv
Kinky Friedman lights up his campaign
"...writer of a couple dozen books, most of them mystery novels in which a character named Kinky plays at..."

Feb. 17, 2006 News Feature by Jordan Smith

Day Trips
"...Number 8: The Marfa Mystery Lights are one of those strange phenomena that you..."

Jan. 5, 2001 Column by Gerald E. McLeod

Day Trips
Captain Daytrips announces his own annual Best of (in the daytripping vicinity of) Austin awards.
"...the West Texas natural phenomenon known as the Marfa Lights. To pull off the joke, the local newspaper was..."

Sept. 15, 2000 Column by Gerald E. McLeod

Photos From the Final Weekend of SXSW 2019
"...The Mystery Lights..."

March 18, 2019 Photo Gallery

Standing Rock’s Civil Disobedience Reaches West Texas
“It’s the Rio Grande. It’s sacred to many people."
"...this time gathering in late November at the Marfa Mystery Lights Viewing Center and ending at a pipeline construction..."

Dec. 9, 2016 News Feature by Greg Harman

Second Big SXSW Music List
Nile Rodgers, Modern English, Cool Kids, and 204 more added
"...The Mystery Lights (Brooklyn, NY.)..."

Nov. 15, 2016 Music Post by Kevin Curtin

Summer Fun: Relishing the Recreational Vehicle
Where a home on the range becomes a home with range
"...Park is the closest park to the renowned Marfa Mystery Lights. That’s not to mention the international view (Mexico..."

May 18, 2015 Design Post by Xander Peters

Texas Platters go mondo
"...a sonic blowout as large as it is entrancing. "Mystery Lights" and "Gates" lead off like the dance-floor apocalypse,..."

Aug. 8, 2014 Music Feature by Abby Johnston

Alamo Going Ape for Lakeline Opening
New site opens doors on July 22 as Lake Creek closes
"...July 21, the Alamo Lake Creek will dim the lights for the last time: The next day, the new..."

July 10, 2013 Screens Post by Richard Whittaker

Animal Magic
Bonobo makes a rare appearance in the wild
"...stage at the Parish last night after the house lights went out...."

April 15, 2010 Music Post by Chase Hoffberger

Day Trips
Marfa Gliders give visitors to West Texas a bird's-eye view of the landscape
"...Soaring is nothing new around Marfa. The mystery lights have been flying across the desert east of..."

Feb. 15, 2008 Column by Gerald E. McLeod

Time Keeps On Slipping, Slipping, Slipping Into the Future
I never made it into the Mickey Mouse Club as a kid but today I am a proud, shoe carrying member of Club Chronicle 2007.
" experiences exercising and training for the Trail of Lights race. And it's time for me to show up..."

Nov. 3, 2007 Promotions Post

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