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SXSW Music 2023: The Best Things We Saw on Tuesday
Bartees Strange, Coco & Clair Clair, plus a PinkPantheress misfire
"...that gravity is working.” Belting about unrequited love, the group’s live version of “I Wanna Prove to You” stood..."

March 15, 2023 SXSW Post by Nayeli Portillo

"Andy St. Martin: The Weight" at Prizer Arts & Letters
In his newest show, the artist is, as ever, nothing if not commitment incarnate
" among the other makers (woodcrafters, blacksmiths) of the Splinter Group. They'll be those things as long as he's..."

Feb. 26, 2021 Arts Feature by Wayne Alan Brenner

Day Trips: Seminole Indian Scouts Cemetery, Brackettville
Remembering Black Seminole heroes outside of Brackettville
"...After the Seminoles were forced to Indian Territory, a splinter group went to Mexico to escape slave hunters and..."

Jan. 31, 2020 Column by Gerald E. McLeod

The Battle of Small Beer vs. Big Distributors Rages on With Texas Beer-To-Go Bill
Another chippy round of political beer pong
"...employment, loss of efficiency, probably, because we'd have to splinter into multiple operations. Austin Beerworks would basically cease to..."

Feb. 1, 2019 Food Feature by Eric Puga

A Broken Trust at the Alamo Drafthouse
After executive mismanagement of sexual harassment accusations, the movie chain reconsiders what it means to do the right thing
"...came back last month with a lengthy article on Splinter (part of the Univision-owned Gizmodo Media Group, formerly and..."

March 2, 2018 Screens Feature by Richard Whittaker

"...A Koch Brothers-backed lobbying group has mounted opposition to Casar's proposal. The National Federation..."

Feb. 16, 2018 News Feature

Gary Numan’s Songs From a Broken World
New Wave pioneer takes on global warming
"...21st studio album and titularly tied to 2013 predecessor Splinter (Songs From a Broken Mind), is a wonderfully heavy,..."

Dec. 15, 2017 Music Post by Julie Holden

Connecting More Than Dots With Cloud Tree Artist Brian David Johnson
Wood and resin beautifully encode philosophies in this new solo show
"...years of working as part of the Eastside’s celebrated Splinter Group of craftspeople, has landed himself in an expansive..."

Sept. 13, 2016 Arts Post by Wayne Alan Brenner

Making the Most of EAST
Ten tips to help you keep your head in the crush of the East Austin Studio Tour
"...Some of EAST's key players such as Splinter Group, Big Medium at Canopy, Museum of Human Achievement,..."

Nov. 20, 2015 Arts Feature by Caitlin Greenwood

Gemma Bovery
Flaubert's heroine gets a modern spin, courtesy of Posy Simmonds’ comic strip
"...Still, his control of the story is an irritating splinter in the heel of a movie that’s ostensibly about..."

July 17, 2015 Movie Review by Kimberley Jones

Saturday Picks & Sleepers
Last night blurbs – hip-hop Picks and slept-on Sleepers
"...varied lineage contributes to its eclectic sound, as the group weaves thick threads of Latin and gypsy music into..."

March 20, 2015 Music Feature

Touring the Tour
A very meta experience, guided by Heather Pesanti, senior curator of the Contemporary Austin
"...Pesanti's tour began with custom fabricator Mark Macek at Splinter Group. While tour-goers drooled over his midcentury-modern walnut stereo..."

Nov. 21, 2014 Arts Feature by Seth Orion Schwaiger

My Dove Springs ... and Ours
What life in 'the 44' says about the two worlds of Austin
"...Side streets splinter into longer curved roads and cul-de-sacs named after various..."

April 11, 2014 News Feature by Sam Ramos

SXSW Saturday Showcases
Park your hiney at a Saturday night SXSW showcase
" Hotel Vegas' back patio. After midnight, Sixties girl group-inspired NYC outfit Habibi, fronted by the transfixing Rahill Jamalifard..."

March 14, 2014 Music Feature

HD 50: Will Dem Split Enable GOP?
Front-runners emerge in the race to replace Strama
"...Travis County Democrats, and the Capital Tejano Democrats, a splinter group of the well- and long-established Austin Tejano Democrats...."

Oct. 4, 2013 News Feature by Christopher Hooks

The Lieutenant of Inishmore
There's plenty of blood in Capital T Theatre's staging, but also plenty of laughs and plenty to think about
"...about Padraic, the crazy, young lieutenant of an IRA splinter group, who returns home to the tiny island of..."

June 14, 2013 Arts Review by Dan Solomon

Stumbling Into a New Architecture of Music
Convergence is where you find it, scheduled or not
"...I stumbled upon a convergence. Actually: Convergence. They're a group of vocalists working along the borders of the classical..."

Aug. 8, 2012 Chronolog Post by Wayne Alan Brenner

K-NACK Reunion, Night 2
Live review of K-NACK's reunion concert Saturday
"...same name. One of my favorite Austin punk rock groups, they were tighter on Saturday than at the last..."

Jan. 30, 2012 Music Post by Michael Toland

11/11 EAST Stops
The Chronicle Arts editor's recommendations for the 2011 tour
"...Splinter Group North, 4709 E. Fifth, 771-8911,"

Nov. 11, 2011 Arts Feature by Robert Faires

That Fighting Spirit
Sons of Perdition
"...Fundamentalist Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, a splinter group of the Mormon group (the polygamist sect's leader,..."

Oct. 22, 2010 Screens Feature by Kimberley Jones

Art for Days
Can you handle two weeks' worth of the East Austin Studio Tour?
"...headquarters, a warehouse remodeled by Lake|Flato and the Bommarito Group into a environmentally friendly facility. A tour follows. Open..."

Nov. 13, 2009 Arts Feature by Robert Faires

Austin Film Festival Announces Full Lineup
AFF's finalized lineup
"...In this charming film, a group of fifth graders in upstate New York stages a..."

Sept. 24, 2008 Screens Post by Kimberley Jones

East Austin Studio Tour Map
"...38: Splinter Group North..."

Nov. 16, 2007 Arts Feature

East Austin Studio Tour
Art-savvy locals offer tips for where to go and who to see when you go EAST this year
"...Splinter Group Don't miss the top-notch furniture design and craftsmanship...."

Nov. 16, 2007 Arts Feature by Rachel Koper

Heavy Metal
Even in blazing summer, Austin's welders and forgers fire it up and make like rock & rollers
"...Watching a group of people forging metal with sledgehammers and tongs is..."

July 27, 2007 Arts Feature by Rachel Koper

Andy St. Martin: Break on through to the other side
For nearly two decades, Andy St. Martin has been making large, mixed-media paintings, and a recent run of sales and new solo exhibition suggest he's finding an audience
"...A member since 1999 of the Splinter Group, one of the Eastside's creative collectives, St. Martin..."

May 25, 2007 Arts Feature by David Bradford

EAST, at Ease
The 2006 East Austin Studio Tour reveals 86 studios and one stacked pod art city with a shared alphabet
"...Abelman stated, "There is a shared alphabet amongst the group that feeds everyone's artistic needs. This alphabet is not..."

Nov. 17, 2006 Arts Feature by Rachel Koper

2006 EAST Studio Tour
The full list of studios and artists
"...33) Splinter Group South, 405 Springdale, 385-7220 Hawkeye Glenn, Macek Solid..."

Nov. 17, 2006 Arts Feature

She's Her Own Grandma
Carole Keeton Strayhorn – what a long strange trip it's been
"...the Anybody-but-Perry field of contestants, has allowed her to splinter the labor vote with political endorsements from the Texas..."

July 28, 2006 News Feature by Amy Smith

Our readers talk back.
"...Greenways" ["Naked City," News]. The correct name of this group is the Southeast Trails and Greenways Alliance. This group..."

Feb. 17, 2006 Column

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