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Swamp Dogg Lotions Up
After midnight at the Continental Club Friday & Saturday
"...the Sixties, though it wasn’t until he morphed into Swamp Dogg that he truly left his mark...."

Nov. 1, 2013 Music Post by Thomas Fawcett

Day Trips: Louisiana Swamp Tours
Louisiana swamp tours dive deep into Cajun country
"...of Breaux Bridge, Louisiana, take visitors deep into the swamp where only alligators and Cajuns go...."

March 22, 2019 Column by Gerald E. McLeod

DVDanger: 'The Incredible Melting Man'/'Swamp Thing'
Morphing, melting and transmogrification clog up your screens
"...his degenerating fist at the heavens, and I want Swamp Thing to weep bitter tears for his lost humanity..."

Aug. 3, 2013 Screens Post by Richard Whittaker

Luv Doc Recommends: Louisiana Swamp Thing and Crawfish Festival
MLK & Congress, Saturday, March 31, 2007
"...however, through a long, meandering route that involves a swamp, several murky rivers, and a transatlantic voyage, trace their..."

March 30, 2007 Column by The Luv Doc

Luv Doc Recommends: 15th Annual Louisiana Swamp Thing and Crawfish Festival
Bullock Texas State History Museum, Saturday, April 5, 2008
"...fence, maybe you should consider the musical lineup. The Swamp Thing has George Clinton and Parliament Funkadelic. George Clinton..."

April 4, 2008 Column by The Luv Doc

If It's Not a Dust Storm, It's a Swamp
Next Up's Aaron Miller reports from ACL Fest Day 2

Oct. 4, 2009 Music Post by Aaron Miller

This Should Go on Forever
Genre-lizing Swamp Pop
" an odd little sub-genre called "Cajun, Zydeco and Swamp Pop," and its popularity - when Big Mama Thornton's..."

Oct. 13, 1995 Music Feature

The Dogg’s Honest Truth About Beatle Barkers
“It’s terrible, but it’s a good gimmick.”
"...cover package in this week’s Chronicle, I wrote that Swamp Dogg was the soul shouter behind Beatle Barkers, a..."

July 21, 2015 Music Post by Thomas Fawcett

Have a Nice Day
Mid-Nineties-style crime stories refreshed by Chinese cartoons.
"...slight, that the narrative diversions and long-winded, semi-philosophical anecdotes swamp any forward motion. It wants so hard to be..."

Feb. 23, 2018 Movie Review by Richard Whittaker

Page Two: When “Patriotism” Means Petulance
So much for draining the swamp
"...exactly the opposite. After passionately promising to drain the swamp instead he's introduced all kinds of invasive noxious species,..."

May 26, 2017 Column by Louis Black

A Poem Is a Naked Person
Les Blank’s doc on Leon Russell began shooting in 1972 and is finally released
"...a Les Blank film, Russell and his brand of swamp/country/rock music are only the half of it. Blank was..."

Aug. 7, 2015 Movie Review by Josh Kupecki

The Green Prince
The son of a Hamas leader becomes an Israeli spy and searches for a moral center.
" no grand climax, only the increasingly complex moral swamp that surrounds viewers. Interestingly, as it progresses, Yousef becomes..."

Oct. 24, 2014 Movie Review by Louis Black

Little Chenier
This story set within the Cajun community of Lake Charles, La., immerses the viewer in the distinctive culture.
" encompasses little else but his brother and the swamp outside their houseboat. Koehler's sing-songy performance may grate on..."

Feb. 22, 2008 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

Shrek 2
Shrek reloaded: DreamWorks discovers that it's easy being green.
"...Fiona (Diaz) return from their honeymoon to their beloved swamp (where Murphy’s endlessly annoying Donkey awaits, braying from boredom)..."

May 21, 2004 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

The Twenty-Fourth International Tournee of Animation
"...a Stegosaur in -- where else? -- a Jurassic swamp. Will Vinton Studios (unfortunately responsible for those cloying, annoying..."

April 15, 1994 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

DVDanger: Victor Crowley
Adam Green and Kane Hodder head back to the swamp
", and the Hatchet franchise sank into Honey Island Swamp. That is, until writer/director Adam Green decided to bring..."

Feb. 6, 2018 Screens Post by Richard Whittaker

The Westside Social Club Pt 2
Larry Lange and that San Antonio sound
"...Gulf Coast into Louisiana. Their horn-driven retro sound embraced swamp pop and nuggets from regional radio and local jukeboxes...."

Oct. 8, 2008 Music Post by Margaret Moser

Naked City
Algae blooms near development previously cited for construction runoff, but LCRA says growth is normal
"...on the water's surface, making the creek resemble a swamp. It's absolutely disgusting!" He says the source is unmistakably..."

March 11, 2005 News Feature by Daniel Mottola

Please Kill Me and other ROCK & ROLL BOOKS of 1996
"...blasting out: blues, jazz, country, Seventies pop, roots, alternative, swamp pop, charts, biographies, photograph collections... the array of books..."

Dec. 6, 1996 Books Feature

Down in the Swamps
Excello Records Reissues
"...Move over Rhino, the Best of Excello Swamp Collection you put out in 1990 has given way..."

May 5, 1995 Music Feature by Margaret Moser

Will Pay Cash for Film
Texas Filmmakers' Production Fund underwrites independent film and video
"...of the mid-1990s, the Houston-based Southwest Alternate Media Project (SWAMP) was there to lend a helping hand to filmmakers..."

Aug. 3, 2001 Screens Feature by Marc Savlov

Tony Joe White
Gift Guide
"...Swamp Music: The Complete Monument Recordings (Rhino Handmade)..."

Dec. 8, 2006 Music Review by Margaret Moser

The Golf Cart Story
The oral history of the Great Chronicle Lakeway Golf Cart Raid
" And I'm standing out there dripping like a swamp thing...."

Sept. 7, 2001 Features Feature by Jordan Smith

Fortunate Son
The Return of John Fogerty
"...for 1997 than John Fogerty's new album, Blue Moon Swamp. EPMD are Back in Business, Bill Gates bought Apple,..."

Aug. 29, 1997 Music Feature by Christopher Gray

Short Cuts
"...The Southwest Alternate Media Project (SWAMP) -- a longtime supporter of independent filmmaking and other..."

July 4, 1997 Screens Column by Marjorie Baumgarten

"...Coast guitar bravado, shines eerily like foxfire in the swamp. Did I mention he's a babe? (Roadhouse, Midnight) --..."

March 14, 1997 Music Feature

Janis Joplin, Texas, and the Big Beat
How East Texas Shaped Rock's First Female Superstar
"...Houston, 90 miles away, Slim Harpo, Clifton Chenier, and swamp pop royalty like Tommy McLain, Rod Bernard, and Dale..."

Jan. 12, 1996 Music Feature by Margaret Moser

Who Let the Dogs Out?
"...Swamp Dogg Barks the Beatles..."

July 17, 2015 Music Feature by Thomas Fawcett

Animated comic gem.
" ogre who keeps to himself in his beloved swamp on the edge of a fairy-tale forest populated by..."

May 18, 2001 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

TV Eye
Belinda Acosta runs down programs to take our minds off the upcoming election, along with programs to make us confront it.
"...series is produced by Houston-based Southwest Alternative Media Project (SWAMP), KUHT-TV, and the Austin Museum of Art...."

Nov. 3, 2000 Screens Column by Belinda Acosta

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