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ACL Live Shot: Sam Smith
Londoner delivers a “holy shit” audience and moment
"...Sam Smith had the biggest crowd I’ve ever seen at..."

Oct. 4, 2014 Music Post by Luke Winkie

Sam Smith Channels Luther Vandross
UK pop star leaves the Erwin Center rapt
"...Sam Smith understands the crushing pains of a breakup better..."

July 23, 2018 Music Post by Kahron Spearman

Smith Takes 'TM' Helm
Monthly presses on in wake of layoffs, shrinking budget
" of Brangelina's spawn is struggling, longtime Editor Evan Smith, a nebbish Yankee with slicked-back hair and glasses, formally..."

Aug. 29, 2008 News Feature by Kevin Brass

Play It Again, Sam
All About Eve (1950)
"...or that other Western canard, drunk floozies. (7/7-8) --Clay Smith Duck Soup Duck Soup (1933)..."

June 4, 1999 Screens Feature

Recommended Live Music for the Weekend
Not going to Float Fest? Stay dry with these show picks.
"...San Marcos for Float Fest, but from Headcrusher to Sam Smith, there's plenty to keep you around town this..."

July 19, 2018 Chron Events Post by The Music Staff

This Old House
Sam Houston and the historic jigsaw puzzle of Boggy Creek Farm
"...speculation about a possible builder. The house has the same floor plan as a similar Greek Revival home at..."

Dec. 23, 2011 Food Feature by Virginia B. Wood

Mann's film, which has some terrific moments, hits the highlights only. Will Smith, layered in subtle facial prosthetics in order to resemble Ali, does no disservice to the memory of the Greatest, but the best thing here is Jon Voight, who loses himself thoroughly in the role of sportscaster Howard Cosell.
"...Directed by: Michael Mann. Starring: Will Smith, Jada Pinkett-Smith, Jamie Foxx, Mario Van Peebles, Jon Voight,..."

Dec. 28, 2001 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

A Simple Plan
"...Directed by: Sam Raimi. Starring: Chelcie Ross, Becky Ann Baker, Gary Cole,..."

Dec. 11, 1998 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

Like the very word this documentary examines, F*ck can be found all over the place.
"...varied as Hunter S. Thompson, Miss Manners, Steven Bochco, Sam Donaldson, Bill Maher, Alan Keyes, Kevin Smith, Pat Boone,..."

Dec. 1, 2006 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

Confounded Constable
County Judge Sam Biscoe Wins a Bureaucratic & Political Battle With Constable Bruce Elfant.
"...wanted to be a lot of things," County Judge Sam Biscoe mused one day last summer, "but never a..."

Feb. 1, 2002 News Feature by Amy Smith

"...Ione Skye and Michael Ironside. Boy meets girl meets Smith & Wesson. Tamra Davis' directorial debut is a noir-ish,..."

March 12, 1993 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

I Am Legend
After a terrific start marked by the film's striking views of a desolate Manhattan island, Will Smith's mostly solo action movie devolves into a monster-movie malaise.
"...Directed by: Francis Lawrence. Starring: Will Smith, Alice Braga, Charlie Tahan, Salli Richardson, Willow Smith, Dash..."

Dec. 14, 2007 Movie Review by Josh Rosenblatt

Pride and Prejudice and Zombies
The mash-up title just about says it all
"...Directed by: Burr Steers. Starring: Lily James, Sam Riley, Lena Headey, Matt Smith, Jack Huston, Charles Dance,..."

Feb. 5, 2016 Movie Review by Kimberley Jones

Beethoven to Beyoncé
SXSW Music panels – topics over talent. Except they're also star-studded.
"...Internet in the wake of major labels collapsing. That same year, 2009, after well over a decade of sprawling..."

Feb. 27, 2015 Music Feature by The Music Staff

No Knock and No Crack, Pt. 3
"...claiming a confidential informant told them a man named “Sam” was dealing crack out of the small house. They..."

May 4, 2007 News Post by Jordan Smith

Supreme Court judge biopic has bite
"...Dan Stevens, James Cromwell, Keesha Sharp and Roger Guenveur Smith...."

Oct. 13, 2017 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

DVDanger: 'Crimewave'
Sam Raimi's weirdest, plus nunsploitation and swinging sleazy London
"...There are two Sam Raimis: There's the one that does considered, heartfelt adult..."

May 18, 2013 Screens Post by Richard Whittaker

Adapting Pride and Prejudice and Zombies
Writer/director Burr Steers mixes bonnets and the undead
"...Burr Steers had a simple rule when adapting Seth Grahame-Smith's 2009 parody novel, Pride and Prejudice and Zombies. He..."

Feb. 4, 2016 Screens Post by Richard Whittaker

Barrientos Declines to Run
Retired Austin state senator says he'll support Eckhardt
" next year to replace retiring Travis County Judge Sam Biscoe. Instead, he asked supporters to join him in..."

Feb. 20, 2013 News Post by Michael King

Obituary for Molly Ivins
Ivins' obit from the Texas Observer
"...was a homemaker with a B.A. in psychology from Smith College...."

Feb. 1, 2007 News Post by Wells Dunbar

Joan Baez Gots to Ramble
Famed folk activist says fare thee well to touring
"...they exist. I do have my secret enjoyments, like Sam Smith, because he has a brilliant voice. Sia is..."

April 17, 2019 Music Post by Elise Barbin

SXSW Music Review: Low, Josh T. Pearson, SYML
Strange exorcisms in a Downtown church
"...piano and acoustic guitar, touching the delicate breathiness of Sam Smith on new songs “Body” and “Wildfire.”..."

March 14, 2018 SXSW Post by Doug Freeman

SXSW Music News: Wednesday/Thursday
Dignitaries, cancellations, surprise pop-ups, and Thursday picks
"...This English songwriter sings like Sam Smith over DIY electronic tracks that’ll dilate the pupils..."

March 17, 2016 SXSW Post by Kevin Curtin

Playback – SXSW 2016: FOMO
Fear of Missing Out at SXSW Music 2016? Best pack it in now.
"...SXSW's original four founders, Louis Jay Meyers, died that same morning. On its biggest day, the Festival lost one..."

March 18, 2016 Music Column by Kevin Curtin

ACL Review: Disclosure
Surrey electro siblings break out
"...light effects, which include overlays of the featured vocalists: Sam Smith on “Omen,” Gregory Porter in “Holding On,” and..."

Oct. 3, 2015 Music Post by Kahron Spearman

ACL Fest 2015 Friday Interview
Friday, 8pm, Honda stage
"...or not," says Howard. "We work with someone like Sam [Smith] or with the Weeknd because we think they're..."

Oct. 2, 2015 Music Feature by Kahron Spearman

Lollapalooza Reveals Lineup
Expect significant crossover with ACL Fest
"...Machine. Next on the poster are British soul-pop sensation Sam Smith, EDM wizard Bassnectar, and Canadian R&B futurist the..."

March 25, 2015 Music Post by Kevin Curtin

Playback: SXSW Mission Statement
Six lists to get you through SXSW 2015
"...In 2014, last month's Grammy telecast stars Hozier and Sam Smith shared a showcase at the tiny St. David..."

March 20, 2015 Music Column by Kevin Curtin

Playback: Dale Watson's Ameripolitan Dream
Outlaws wanted (for Awards), God calls back Gean West, and SXSW wristbands back on sale!
"..."proud to see so many ACL alumni, including Beck, Sam Smith, and Ed Sheeran from this season alone," and..."

Feb. 13, 2015 Music Column by Kevin Curtin

The Slow Death of R&B
In the face of the Austin Urban Music Festival, where’s the love?
"...some opinions out there. We have Justin Timberlake, Adele, Sam Smith, and to lesser extent (for the moment), Robin..."

Jan. 14, 2015 Music Post by Kahron Spearman

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