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Sugar Hill
"...for them, but their efforts pay off big time: Sugar Hill is arguably the most beautiful-looking crime drama since..."

March 4, 1994 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

Bitter Sugar
"...Revolution becomes a disillusioned would-be assassin of Castro. Bitter Sugar is a dramatic amalgam of true stories about life..."

June 6, 1997 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

DVD Watch: 'Hill Street Blues'
An aural history of the cop show that changed TV
"...Blue. On January 15, 1981, a cop drama called Hill Street Blues aired to low ratings on NBC. When..."

April 29, 2014 Screens Post by Richard Whittaker

Point Austin: A Hill of Beans
Tom DeLay's story is a profile in political corruption
" a lifelong political hustler and petty tyrant, from Sugar Land to Congress to Saipan. "I tried to ask..."

Nov. 19, 2010 News Column by Michael King


June 27, 1997 Music Review

Terry Allen: A Discography
"...on Fate Records. Reissue due in April 2004 on Sugar Hill Records, with new liner notes by Dave Alvin...."

Dec. 19, 2003 Arts Feature by Robert Faires

Songs of Innocence and Experience
From poetry scrawled on walls to poetry inscribed on CD: the saga of the Gourds.
"...the states by the highly respected American roots label Sugar Hill, who are also reissuing the band's entire back..."

Sept. 22, 2000 Music Feature by Christopher Hess

Top Tens of 1997 Local Top Ten
Raoul Hernandez
"...(Ark 21) 6. Bad Livers, Hogs on the Highway (Sugar Hill) 7. Ana Egge, River Under the Road (Lazy..."

Jan. 9, 1998 Music Feature

In the Shadow of the Dinosaurs
The Death of Indie Labels: Reports Have Been Exaggerated
"...Columbia last year and landed with North Carolina-based indie Sugar Hill, explains the biggest difference between majors and indies...."

May 2, 1997 Music Feature by Michael Bertin

Phantom Power & Spiritual Benefits
The Return of the Bad Livers
"...Highway CD (their first for stalwart traditional music specialists Sugar Hill Records), they'd find "bluegrass" just as confining and..."

Feb. 14, 1997 Music Feature

Austin Top Nines
Greg Beets
"...5. Enduro, Half Rack of Sugar..."

Jan. 8, 1999 Music Feature

Some films are saccharine, but Hop is pure sugar – processed sugar.
"...Directed by: Tim Hill. Starring: James Marsden, Kaley Cuoco, Gary Cole, Elizabeth Perkins,..."

April 1, 2011 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

SXSW Picks & Sleepers
"...the studio soon to record a solo project for Sugar Hill Records. (Broken Spoke, 9pm) -- Jim Caligiuri..."

March 16, 2001 Music Feature

Complete Freedom
A profile of Bad Livers banjo player Danny Barnes
"...themselves the Goose Creek Symphony, a group featuring a hillbilly fiddler they'd molded into a "Frank Zappa-esque kind of..."

Nov. 5, 1999 Music Feature by Raoul Hernandez

Record Reviews
"...INDUSTRY AND THRIFT (SUGAR HILL) With their fourth full-length, Industry and Thrift, their..."

Oct. 9, 1998 Music Review

Terry Allen Revisits His Definitive Albums
Lubbock musician on Juarez and Lubbock (On Everything)
"...the first time, vinyl. Both collections were reissued by Sugar Hill Rec­ords in the Nineties, but Allen says the..."

Oct. 21, 2016 Music Feature by Jim Caligiuri

Austin Top 10
Making local lists and checking 'em twice
"...4) Sarah Jarosz, Follow Me Down (Sugar Hill)..."

Jan. 6, 2012 Music Feature

Seven Days in Utopia
Robert Duvall and Lucas Black join forces for this film version of psychologist/golfer David Cook's memoir, Golf's Sacred Journey: Seven Days at the Links of Utopia.
"...the metaphorical road only to arrive in the Texas Hill Country idyll of Utopia (and, in some sequences, Fredericksburg)...."

Sept. 2, 2011 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

Morning Glory
Well-acted and ingratiating, this rom-com starring Rachel McAdams, Harrison Ford, and Diane Keaton should still be tarter than it is.
"...newsman, Mike Pomeroy (Ford), to co-anchor the program with sugar (on-camera) and spice (off-) Colleen Peck (Keaton). Mike is..."

Nov. 12, 2010 Movie Review by Kimberley Jones

Twistable Turnable Man: A Musical Tribute to the Songs of Shel Silverstein
"...Man: A Musical Tribute to the Songs of Shel Silverstein(Sugar Hill)..."

July 2, 2010 Music Review by Audra Schroeder

Sarah's Muse
Sarah Jarosz, 'tweener' no more
"...Up in Her Head on North Carolina roots beacon Sugar Hill Records took off, not only in the sales..."

Jan. 15, 2010 Music Feature by Margaret Moser

Best of 2009 (So Far)
A mid-year walk through Geezerville
"...5) The Greencards, "Chico Calling," Fascination (Sugar Hill)..."

July 8, 2009 Music Post by Jim Caligiuri

Summer Pickin'
May is Bluegrass Month!
"...It’s a sign of the times: Looking Glass (Sugar Hill), the solo debut of banjo master Chris Pandolfi,..."

May 20, 2009 Music Post by Jim Caligiuri

Dolly Parton
Gift Guide
"...The Acoustic Collection: 1999-2002 (Sugar Hill)..."

Dec. 8, 2006 Music Review by Darcie Stevens

The Lizards of Aus
'Never an Adult Moment' With Austin's Veteran Bluegrass Pranksters
" their biggest label yet, the Lawrence Welk family-owned Sugar Hill Records, that they were in the clear to..."

Sept. 22, 2000 Music Feature by Ken Lieck

Top 10 Decade/Local
"...Christopher Hess 1. James McMurtry, It Had to Happen (Sugar Hill)..."

Jan. 7, 2000 Music Feature

Dancing About Architecture
The Star System
"...In other label news, the Welk Group has purchased Sugar Hill Records. Yes, that's right, Sugar Hill, current or..."

Oct. 9, 1998 Music Column by Ken Lieck

"...1/100th bad. The rest is Brown pickin' music from hillbilly to hellfire on his custom guit-steel guitar. It takes..."

March 14, 1997 Music Feature

The Great Roots-Rock Scare of '96
The Americana Chart, Alternative Country, and Austin
"...Rounder Records and Sugar Hill Records are both big supporters of the chart,..."

Dec. 27, 1996 Music Feature

Exit to Eden
"...pleasure resort and grafts onto it lame jokes, Benny Hill-type sex gags, a tired “undercover cop” plot, and enough..."

Oct. 21, 1994 Movie Review by Robert Faires

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