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ACL Fest Interviews
"...What distinguished the Staple Singers are the messages they delivered during the civil rights..."

Sept. 19, 2003 Music Feature by Margaret Moser

Story Book Children
Chip Taylor and Carrie Rodriguez duet their way into Austin's heart.
"...divided into two parts. The first half, she didn't sing, but everyone watched her play fiddle and loved her...."

Dec. 20, 2002 Music Feature by Margaret Moser

Analyze That
"...as being consistently entertaining and original. That's exactly what's missing from Analyze That, which while being consistent in its..."

Dec. 13, 2002 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

Sharing the Swing
Cabaret artist Ann Hampton Callaway returns to Austin to share not only her talents in performance, but, in working with a select group of local singers, she'll be sharing her insights into the form of cabaret, ways in which they might find their own place in it, and literally sharing the Scottish Rite stage with them.
"...the week working with a select group of local singers, sharing her insights into the form of cabaret and..."

Nov. 1, 2002 Arts Feature by Robert Faires

Letters at 3AM
The Flatlanders' collective voice of experience still dares the odds and rings true.
"...there are the Flatlanders floating above the frantic headlines, singing irrepressibly joyful and generous songs that convince precisely because..."

July 26, 2002 Column by Michael Ventura

A Class Act
Called by no less than The New York Times "the suavest of all male cabaret performers," Steve Ross is the personification of refined, romantic, elegant, and effervescent cabaret, and that makes him an ideal guest artist for the debut season of Austin Cabaret Theatre.
"...This singer and pianist, who has been performing the great popular..."

Dec. 28, 2001 Arts Feature by Robert Faires

Back Home in Texas
The return of the reigning Queen of Austin Country Music
"..."You may have heard of it," writes the singer in Libbiville's booklet. "Bluebonnets. Cowboys. Heat that could refry..."

Oct. 19, 2001 Music Feature by Raoul Hernandez

Public Notice
Hey, lookee! More info on the Wizard of Oz Sing-Along and some lowdown on Meals on Wheels beat the heat program.
"...course is Project Transitions and aGLIFF's second annual Summer Sing-Along, this one, of course, tackling The Wizard of Oz..."

July 20, 2001 Column by Kate X Messer

Postscripts
"I have a big fan base of five-to-ten-year-olds," Austin actor Marco Perella confides in his new book Adventures of a No Name Actor. "I get invited to speak at elementary schools and Cub Scout pack meetings. I'm a big draw at after-school library parties."
"...prison guard instead, will discuss his book Newjack: Guarding Sing Sing, which is just out in paperback, on Wednesday,..."

June 8, 2001 Books Column by Clay Smith

God Willing
Two disparate cultures come together in Austin's Ojalá.
"...the roots music of their own countries very seriously, focusing instead on outside influences...."

April 13, 2001 Music Feature by Belinda Acosta

Short Cuts
Upcoming events and workshops of interest to the Austin film community.
"...take on a whole new vocal dimension in a "sing-along" screening -- a la The Rocky Horror Picture Show..."

July 14, 2000 Screens Column by Marc Savlov

Neither Fish nor Fowl
"...also a bee obsessive! What are you supposed to sing about -- rivets? The lyric police are out and..."

Aug. 6, 1999 Music Feature by Ken Lieck

Women Who Run With Warrior Princesses
Reneé O'Connor ROCs
"...know! That was my reaction! Especially since I can't sing!..."

Feb. 13, 1998 Screens Feature by Kate X Messer

Texas Platters
"...band in Austin's country scene, the "cool" bands all sing their praises, honky-tonk legend Johnny Bush has been recording..."

Jan. 23, 1998 Music Review

Lifelong Loves
James White's Formula for Success
"...she'll be two-stepping long before she learns to say "Sing & Snore Ernie." It's practically in her blood...."

Dec. 26, 1997 Music Feature by Christopher Gray

A Life of Destinations
"...share his delight. That's what he calls "songwriting" and "singing" and this, too, makes him seem taller...."

Dec. 19, 1997 Column by Michael Ventura

Fractured Fairytales
The Songwriting Castle
"...New York Post herself, Bijou Phillips. She's a flamboyant model/actress/singer-songwriter, and more importantly, the 17-year-old daughter of the Mamas..."

Oct. 17, 1997 Music Feature

Out of the Shadows
photograph by Todd V. Wolfson
"...a local blues watershed, and when Graham made the surprising transition from the Skunks straight into the heart of..."

July 25, 1997 Music Feature by Andy Langer

Texas Platters
"...the southern accents that punctuate her voice -- itself singularly capable of soothing while still being sturdy and confident...."

April 11, 1997 Music Review

Search & Destroy
Pages That Rock
"...warranted the lowest rating, a block (Laverne & Shirley Sing). I read every page, studied it, memorized it, and..."

March 14, 1997 Books Feature

Record Reviews
"...some neutral ground between the crash and the strum. Singer Carol Van Dijk's drama is not gone, just toned..."

March 7, 1997 Music Review

The Challenge of Figaro
Tackling an Operatic Everest
"...thing is that it can be enjoyed on every single level. You can enjoy this music on a totally..."

Nov. 3, 1995 Arts Feature

Reissues
"...Walker, New Orleans blues belter Roy Brown, Chicago blues singer Muddy Waters, and expatriate pianist Memphis Slim all had..."

July 28, 1995 Music Feature

Once Upon a Forest
"...I'm pretty sure this picture won't be generating any merchandising.) It boasts only two musical numbers. Which, of course,..."

June 18, 1993 Movie Review by Hollis Chacona

Conspirare's Quarantine Madrigals Creates a Choir of One
This new song cycle gives isolated singers music to build a choir with – a choir of just themselves
"...If the member of a choir sings when no one is around, is there a sound?..."

March 12, 2021 Arts Feature by Robert Faires

Amid the Coronavirus Pandemic, Austin Choirs Seek Community Through Virtual Worship
Music remains an integral part of most religions, so what happens when the choir can't meet?
"..."I don't know if you've ever tried to sing with a group of people all at the same..."

July 10, 2020 Music Feature by Nataleah Small

Checking In: Carrie Rodriguez Passes a Few Precious Days
“The lyrics for Kurt Weill’s ‘September Song’ I quoted should be: ...”
"...try songs we’ve never done before, and also just sing whatever feels right for the day...."

April 7, 2020 Music Post by Raoul Hernandez

Levitation Interview: Lingua Ignota
Kristin Hayter on academia, catholicism & the complexity of violence
"...brutality and reprisal expounding on a justifiably vengeful concept: abusing your abuser...."

Nov. 7, 2019 Music Post by Kevin Curtin

Reliving Roky Erickson: July 15, 1947-May 31, 2019
Creature with the Atom Brain
"...howled "You're Gonna Miss Me" on a 45 rpm single from his garage band the Spades. Last Friday, more..."

June 7, 2019 Music Feature by Kevin Curtin

Moontower 2019 Review: Amanda Seales
Her wide-ranging set proved this comic can't be pigeonholed
"...“white bubbles.” She demonstrated her point through an impromptu sing-along. Given one line of songs like "This is How..."

April 30, 2019 Arts Post by Ashley Moreno

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