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The Cult of Ray
Ray Benson steps out from behind the Wheel.
"...Everybody knows Ray Benson: the big guy with the big hat, booming baritone, and..."

July 18, 2003 Music Feature by Joe Nick Patoski

Back to the Garden
The musical Candide has had as tumultuous a life as its wandering hero. Robert Faires catalogs its journey and explains what has kept it alive and why it's always a pleasure to revisit.
"..."The trouble with Candide is that it didn't fail." So..."

Jan. 14, 2000 Arts Feature by Robert Faires

Going the Distance
The International Movement of Sharir Dance Company
"...to Austin," says Rina Schenfeld, and she should know. The accomplished choreographer and dancer, who makes her home in..."

May 2, 1997 Arts Feature by Robert Faires

Behind the Bars
Why are gay bars not counted within Austin club histories?
"...Dirty Sally's (The Apartment)2828 Rio Grande, approximately 1968-1988..."

June 5, 2009 Features Feature

Playback: HAAM's Time of the Season
HAAM Day fills its coffers for uninsured live music capitalists
"...Rare are the entities in Austin music that transcend the subjective barriers..."

Sept. 19, 2014 Music Column by Kevin Curtin

The Luv Doc: The LuvDoc's SXSW Tip Sheet
I've done this before. Trust me.
"...The LuvDoc’s SXSW Tip Sheet..."

March 15, 2013 Column by The Luv Doc

Off the Record
SXSW news and carryings-on
"...This year, the biggest breakout success at South by Southwest Interactive wasn't..."

March 16, 2012 Music Feature by Austin Powell

Playback: ACL Fest – Can't Stop the Music
ACL Fest met both supply and demand. Mostly.
"...year will go down as an unprecedented year for the Austin City Limits Music Festival. It was the first..."

Oct. 18, 2013 Music Column by Kevin Curtin

Music News: The Pros & Cons of Hitchhiking
C3 Presents acquires Emo's
"...had ceased, Emo's owner Frank Hendrix was headed to the East Riverside music venue for a drizzling, 6pm rendezvous..."

Feb. 15, 2013 Music Feature by Raoul Hernandez

Off the Record
SXSW News and Carryings-On
"...Last year, the MTVu Woodie Awards were a prime-time spectacle shoehorned into..."

March 16, 2012 Music Feature by Austin Powell

Off the Record
South by Southwest turns 25, the Austin Music Awards score a Bubble Puppy coup, and Ted Nugent leaves his hat on
"...chronicled in new documentary Outside Industry, on display at the Austin History Center exhibit "5X5Y: 25 Years of SXSW..."

March 18, 2011 Music Column by Austin Powell

Three Weeks of Bear(ing) Soul
Nakia begins his three-week residency at the Belmont tonight
"...A seven-foot wide piano now sits inside the Belmont. And Austin’s one and only Nakia couldn’t be..."

Jan. 15, 2014 Qmmunity Post by Sarah Marloff

SXSW Music Review: Rico Nasty/Tierra Whack/Dreezy
Three of the many women in hip-hop clawing new self-expression
"...Rico Nasty has blown up. Only last year did the Brooklyn rapper, born Maria Kelly, perform to a modest..."

March 15, 2019 SXSW Post by Alejandra Ramirez

“A Watershed Night”
Mayor Steve Adler basks in a big victory, big plans
"...“The city spoke with a single voice tonight,” declared re-elected..."

Nov. 6, 2018 News Post by Michael King

Peter Hook: Life in a Northern Town
Joy Division/New Order bassist resurrects two classic LPs
"...Manchester to sun-baked Texas. For Peter Hook, source of the driving and defining bass lines of Joy Division and..."

Sept. 17, 2013 Music Post by Richard Whittaker

Prince Charming: Adam Ant
King of the Wild Frontier returns to Austin – tonight
"...Adam Ant is speaking by phone from the offices of his new, self-owned independent label, Blueback Hussar..."

July 26, 2013 Music Post by Tim Stegall

Family Affair
Akina Adderley adds her name to the family ledger
"...particular night, it's affixed in big, black letters on the Belmont's bright white marquee: Akina Adderley...."

June 10, 2011 Music Feature by Margaret Moser

Gay Place
Every few years, Austin dykes wake up and smell the lack of lesbian bar, then do something about it
"...Austin women are doing it for themselves, with two new meetups happening this week (see Thursday..."

Jan. 24, 2014 Column by Kate X Messer

Audio Hype: Dumpstaphunk
This veteran outfit affirms that the NOLA funk feel is alive and well.
"...Dumpstaphunk is the toe-jamming, loud-talking, duck-squatting brain child of Ivan Neville, son..."

June 7, 2013 Chron Events Post by Derek Van Wagner

Gay Place
Expect a good time, safe space, and lots of fine-looking peeps at the Gender Unbound Art Festival
"...eased up, but 2017 refuses to back off. On the small end of tragedies Harvey left in its wake..."

Sept. 1, 2017 Column by Sarah Marloff

ACL Music Fest Late Night Shows On Sale Thursday
Five days of aftershows, from gospel brunches to Big K.R.I.T.
"...out your credit cards and book your pedicab now: The Austin City Limits Music Festival aftershows have been announced...."

Aug. 22, 2012 Music Post by Richard Whittaker

Drunk on Civic Pride
Announcing the Official Drink of Austin
"...The annual search for "the Official Drink of Austin" took..."

Sept. 7, 2007 Food Feature by Claudia Alarcón

Alejandro Escovedo on a Wire
Leonard Cohen’s Austin equivalent fetes the master poet
"...Catching a beloved rock & roller fresh from his mother’s memorial service does’t exactly constitute good timing, but in..."

Jan. 8, 2016 Music Post by Tim Stegall

Zombies for HAAM
Rod Argent’s down with the Health Alliance for Austin Musicians
"...The Zombies, known for Sixties hits “Time of the Season,”..."

Sept. 22, 2014 Music Post by Kevin Curtin

AFS Hosts 'True Grit' Sneak Peek
The Coen Brothers' update to screen at Paramount Dec. 15
"...True Grit, the Coen Brothers' new Western that was shot around Austin..."

Dec. 6, 2010 Screens Post by Kimberley Jones

SXSW Music Live: No Brain
Seoul’s answer to Green Day
"...Most punk bands fall prey to the eventual “inactive” hiatus or flame-out. No Brain’s different. Proving..."

March 18, 2017 SXSW Post by Alejandra Ramirez

Tuesday's Not Gone
A smattering of Tuesday night music clubs.
"...Hardcore Country is back at the Broken Spoke. This homey little aggregation of local and..."

Oct. 16, 2007 Music Post by Margaret Moser

Best of Austin: Segway Tours
"Best of Austin" 2013 is coming. Let's look back at some previous bests.
"...be Apple co-founder Steve Wozniak's Segway polo team, but the adorably geeky Segway tours caught a "Best of Austin"..."

Sept. 7, 2013 Chronolog Post by Nina Hernandez

Dropbox Like It's Hot
The data storage giant is opening its second U.S. office in town later this year
"...When Dropbox began searching for a second location in the U.S., they probably got wind of Austin's culture, music,..."

Aug. 23, 2013 Screens Feature by James Renovitch

Election Night Party People
Celebrate (or commiserate) with the candidates
"...across city, county, state, and federal races will host their last hurrahs once the sun goes down and voting..."

Nov. 2, 2018 News Feature by Sarah Marloff

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