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Weird City Hip-Hop Live Shot: Phranchyze, Jean Grae, Homeboy Sandman
First-year fest sends home its vets with noodles for brains
"...As Monch lit up Empire next, Queens MC Homeboy Sandman closed up across the street at Red 7 to..."

Sept. 28, 2014 Music Post by Nina Hernandez

The Twenty-Fourth International Tournee of Animation
"...shorts here are humorously grim, with Paul Berry's “The Sandman” heading up the lot. Berry was head puppeteer on..."

April 15, 1994 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

Rise of the Guardians
Santa, the Easter Bunny, the Tooth Fairy, and the Sandman team together like Cartoon All-Stars in this animated picture.
"...Easter Bunny (Jackman), the Tooth Fairy (Fisher), and the Sandman (a mute) team up with Jack Frost (Pine) to..."

Nov. 23, 2012 Movie Review by Leah Churner

Neil Gaiman's Greatest Delights
Author Neil Gaiman brings his Dreamy self to Austin on Friday the 13th
"...The man who transformed DC Comics' old Sandman character from a science-based sort of avenging detective to..."

Nov. 13, 2015 Arts Feature by Wayne Alan Brenner

Spider-Man 3
When cascading through the cityscape, Spider-Man 3 still makes us gasp with delight, but on Earth those gasps come solely in reaction to the cynical dreariness of the script.
"...are many more adversaries for Spider-Man to battle. There’s Sandman (Church), whose molecular processes are a wonder of movie..."

May 4, 2007 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

MirrorMask
The work of fantasist Neil Gaiman finally makes it to the screen with its innate sense of wonder intact, despite this sporadically overstuffed package of magic, mystery, and masked madwomen.
"...him the respect of the genre and beyond. His Sandman comics, frequently illustrated by longtime creative partner (and this..."

Sept. 30, 2005 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

Princess Mononoke
Japanese animated feature is packed with an environmentally aware storyline, breathtaking animation, and clever dialogue penned for this American release by Brit fantasist Neil Gaiman and delivered in English by a slew of American actors.
"...by none other than Brit fantasist Neil Gaiman (The Sandman). As if that weren't enough, Miramax wisely decided to..."

Nov. 26, 1999 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

Freddy's Dead: The Final Nightmare
"...Scott or Stephen King, Freddy Krueger -- Hollywood's resident Sandman From Hell -- has devolved from the horrific, ill-defined..."

Sept. 20, 1991 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

What the Streets Feel
SouthBound gets right
"...about making the most of your time. With Michael “Sandman” Hein given a few weeks off his Naval obligations..."

Oct. 29, 2009 Music Post by Chase Hoffberger

Goin' Hard
SouthBound's vice verses
"...yet. The brotherly duo of Robert “Lowkey” and Michael “Sandman” Hein have the pieces in place for two LPs..."

July 16, 2009 Music Post by Chase Hoffberger

A Sort of Legend
Author Neil Gaiman is a fantastist and storyteller. Marc Savlov talks to the author and reveals why he's also a legend. Sort of.
"...representations of Death and her brother Dream, aka The Sandman, or miraculous, disturbing adventures beneath London's cobbled, fog-bound thoroughfares...."

Sept. 10, 1999 Books Feature by Marc Savlov

Mark Sandman
Gift guide
"...Mark SandmanSandbox (Kufala)..."

Dec. 17, 2004 Music Feature by Jim Caligiuri

You Can't Bury Me
Octavis Berry died, but he left behind the League of Extraordinary G'z
"...Stephan "S.Dot" Sweeney, Johnathan "Lil' J" Brea, and Michael "Sandman" Hein, who's currently serving in the Navy. "It wasn't..."

June 8, 2012 Music Feature by Chase Hoffberger

SXSW 2012 Tuesday Picks & Sleepers
"...Sinclair's lustrous, yet gloomy vision. – Jim Caligiuri Homeboy Sandman..."

March 9, 2012 Music Feature

Spotlight: Clipse/Re-Up Gang
Clipse Re-Ups a new collaboration
"...change speeds they've teamed up with two Philadelphia rappers, Sandman and Ab-Liva, to form the Re-Up Gang. Both new..."

March 14, 2008 Music Feature by Chase Hoffberger

Dancing About Architecture
Final fareweall to the Texas Tornado; Frank Kozik Sells Out?; Sixteen Deluxe and Meat Purveyors shake up, but don't break up.
"...without him. Of course, not long before that, Mark Sandman of the band Morphine succumbed to an unexpected heart..."

Dec. 3, 1999 Music Column by Ken Lieck

SXSW Music's Hip-Hop Hierarchy
From up-and-comers to rap royalty, 20 key sets to see
"...Ferguson inspired the Bronx native's 2017 disc Negus. Homeboy Sandman..."

March 16, 2018 Music Feature by Alejandra Ramirez

SXSW List No. 9, No. 9, No. 9
Khalid, Japandroids, Speedy Ortiz, and 159 more
"...Cold War Kids, Stones Throw Records rap talent Homeboy Sandman, Lone Star State rock/country conglomerate the Texas Gentlemen, and..."

Feb. 22, 2018 Music Post by Kevin Curtin

The Dead Boy Detectives
Vertigo's adventurous adolescent apparitions are an appealing throwback to the junior sleuths of the past
"...by Neil Gaiman and Matt Wagner in the original Sandman comics series in 1991, the Dead Boy Detectives have..."

Dec. 2, 2016 Arts Feature by Robert Faires

Shut In
Naomi Watts stars in ho-hum thriller
"...cheer the hearts of the countless others whom the sandman regularly flips the bird to that Shut In, an..."

Nov. 18, 2016 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

Saturday SXSW Picks
"...Homeboy Sandman10:45pm, Empire Garage It's all a game for Angel Del..."

March 18, 2016 Music Feature

Final SXSW List: No. 10
Nas, Vince Staples, Lucius, and 198 more
"...Stones Throw Records pillars Peanut Butter Wolf and Homeboy Sandman, Mike Zombie (producer of Drake hit “Started at the..."

March 4, 2016 Music Post by Kevin Curtin

Planned Parenthood Sues Texas Over Medicaid Exclusion
The provider claims the state is breaking federal law
"...accusations are false. PP Federation of America attorney Jennifer Sandman called the state’s allegations “trumped up justifications.”..."

Nov. 23, 2015 News Post by Mary Tuma

Friday Picks & Sleepers
Obvious Picks and loads of not-so-obvious Sleepers!
"...Homeboy Sandman 10:30pm, Empire Garage In the waning hours of ATX's..."

March 20, 2015 Music Feature

SXSW Music: Third Whopping List
Another 547 acts booked for the 2015 Music Conference
"...party punks Diarrhea Planet, and Stones Throw MC Homeboy Sandman...."

Jan. 13, 2015 Music Post by Kevin Curtin

Weird City Hip-Hop Festival
"...Homeboy Sandman at Red 7..."

Sept. 29, 2014 Photo Gallery

Dark Skies
Aliens mess with a suburban family's peace of mind in this unsettling, slow-burn thriller.
"...and youngest son Sam (Rockett) starts talking about the Sandman, a malevolent character he sees in his dreams. For..."

March 1, 2013 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

Bedside Manner: The October Country
By the pricking of our thumbs, some books wicked this way come
"...that all five slipcased volumes of Neil Gaiman's Absolute Sandman -- together weighing in at 40-plus lbs -- miss..."

Oct. 31, 2011 Books Post by Marc Savlov

Thursday Picks & Sleepers
Blurbing SXSW 2010
"...focused as its title suggests. – Chase Hoffberger Homeboy Sandman..."

March 19, 2010 Music Feature

Fucked Up
Hardcore rules, falls count anywhere
"...presence that's equal parts Abdullah the Butcher and the Sandman. "Wrestling is a huge influence on the way that..."

Nov. 6, 2009 Music Feature by Austin Powell

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