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Down in the Delta
"...Directed by: Maya Angelou. Starring: Wesley Snipes, Esther Rolle, Al Freeman Jr., Mpho Koaho, Mary Alice and..."

Dec. 25, 1998 Movie Review by Russell Smith

Last of the Delta Bluesmen
Pinetop Perkins goes home to Mississippi
"...A peculiar darkness penetrates nights in the not-so-Deep South – heavy, humid, dense at 3am. By..."

April 22, 2011 Music Feature by Margaret Moser

The Delta
"...orientation crises, class and racial divisions, cultural aftershocks of the Vietnam war, dysfunctional families and teen sociology in the..."

Nov. 28, 1997 Movie Review by Russell Smith

Austin Finally Gets the Delta Blues
Singing the praises of the latest ice cream flavor to swirl into town
"...You might recall the major conniption fit I had last summer when I..."

April 27, 2007 Food Feature by Mick Vann

Strange Cases on the 40 Acres
"Best of 2006", worst of frat hazing
"...apparently available to CW's e-mail subscribers but not on their Web site. Therein, the UTPD posse has assembled what..."

Jan. 4, 2007 News Post by Wells Dunbar

The Good Eye: Of Pomp and Pompadours
Beautiful people at the launch of slow-fashion brand Essential Oliver
"...launch of Austin-based slow-fashion brand Essential Oliver had all the ingredients for a season three Gossip Girl B-plot: a..."

Feb. 7, 2014 Column by Amy Gentry

The Rebirth of Doyle Bramhall II
For his first solo LP in 15 years, Eric Clapton’s top lieutenant may have put out the blues album of 2016
"...of multiple modes – producer, singer, songwriter, sideman – the Dallas-born guitarist, 47, began his journeyman's path as a..."

Nov. 18, 2016 Music Feature by Alejandra Ramirez

The Complete Jake Langley
Guitarist makes dazzling choices and then some
"...here in 2010, but he’s impressed huge swaths of the local music scene. Jazz heads upstairs at the Continental..."

March 28, 2014 Music Post by Tim Stegall

Page Two: The Suburbs
Growing up with Phoebe Snow, whose presence and music transcended the ordinary
"...It's a music story – a story of the blues and jazz and even rock – but one..."

May 6, 2011 Column by Louis Black

The Last Laugh
Guy Forsyth signs off on God's Favorite Band
"...In honor of the Asylum Street Spankers' Farewell Tour of Austin, kicking off..."

April 21, 2011 Music Post by Austin Powell

Ribbon on the Highway
Here comes Jimmy LaFave
"...Maybe he's walking onstage to sing or slipping into the back of the Cactus Cafe to hear an old..."

May 6, 2005 Music Feature by Dave Marsh

The Soul of ConjuntoI
Flaco Jimenez and the Conjunto Dream Team
"...says Flaco Jimenez, reclining against a picnic table under the afternoon shade in a Southside San Antonio back yard...."

July 5, 1996 Music Feature

Lalee's Kin: The Legacy of Cotton
"...one of its "direct cinema" looks at poverty at the end of the millennium, director Susan Froemke had no..."

Sept. 6, 2001 Movie Review by Anne S. Lewis

The Last Lions
This stunning nature documentary about the vanishing lions of Africa is not your children’s Lion King.
"...Directed by: Dereck Joubert. This nature documentary about the vanishing lions of Africa is not your children’s Lion..."

March 18, 2011 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

Going Upriver: The Long War of John Kerry
This nonpartisan documentary seeks to identify the sparks that made John Kerry and so many others of his generation so eager to serve their country.
"...George Butler. If you were thinking that Going Upriver: The Long War of John Kerry is just one more..."

Oct. 1, 2004 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

Only the Strong
"...Lewis, Stacey Travis, Paco Christian Prieto and Todd Susman. The hook driving this latest entry in the martial arts..."

Sept. 3, 1993 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

Take Me to the River
Memphis and Stax Records music artists from an earlier era mentor a younger generation in this ambient documentary.
"...Everybody gets caught up in the lovefest Take Me to the River, the scruffy documentary..."

Sept. 26, 2014 Movie Review by Steve Davis

Queen of the Hill: 3805 Red River Stands Another Day
Demolition efforts are delayed by the HLC
"...of One Texas Center on Monday night, one had the idea that this routine meeting of the Texas Historic..."

July 30, 2014 News Post by Anne Harris

'The Powerful Odor of Mendacity'
An interview with Molly Ivins and Louis Dubose, authors of Bushwhacked: Life in George W. Bush's America.
"...Last month Molly Ivins, the queen of Austin political columnists, and former Austin Chronicle..."

Oct. 3, 2003 News Feature by Michael King

The AggreGAYtor: October 29
Your daily dose of LGBTQIA news
"...mouth, President Obama hedges his bets, and Elvira discovers the fountain of youth. 1 – 2, today’s AggreGAYtor is..."

Oct. 29, 2012 Qmmunity Post by Brandon Watson

The Luv Doc: Slobs!
Nobody wants a fiery taint on their first date
"...Austin men are great in many ways. They are usually intelligent, reasonably well-mannered, interesting, and usually entertaining,..."

July 15, 2016 Column by The Luv Doc

Before the Lights Go Out
One last local look
"...The Nortons and Friends Hip Replacement (Pipebomb Records)..."

Dec. 19, 2008 Music Post by Margaret Moser

A Night at the Opera
Opera for dummies: Name one male tenor
"...Fun Fun Fun Fest 2010 was a week away, the final music festival of Austin's yearly marathon, but Saturday..."

May 27, 2011 Music Feature by Raoul Hernandez

Off the Record
Scouting reports on Austin Psych Fest and Reckless Kelly's Celebrity Softball Jam
"...The Black Angels started Austin Psych Fest to link the..."

April 29, 2011 Music Column by Austin Powell

Up From the Skies
Dana Falconberry's debut long-player gets "Fluorescent"
"...On the second floor of the Downtown Intercontinental Stephen F. Austin..."

Oct. 10, 2008 Music Feature by Doug Freeman

Off the Record
Robert Plant and Alison Krauss raise sand in Dallas, Lick Lick goes big in Japan, Dutch hip-hop sprouts in Austin, and a homecoming for Doyle Bramhall II
"...Bramhall II has never had a problem standing on the shoulders of or alongside giants. The former Fabulous Thunderbird..."

July 11, 2008 Music Column by Austin Powell

Webb on the Web
Don Webb: Surreal but Awake
"...with magic, myth, alternative cultures, technology, secret histories, conspiracy theories, and sex. Webb shares his life over the Internet..."

July 31, 1998 Screens Feature by Jon Lebkowsky

Chief Priest of the Shrine
The epic life story of Nigerian soul superstar Fela Kuti.
"...Anikulapo-Kuti's funeral procession to make its way to Ikeja, the working-class district of Nigeria's metropolis Lagos and center of..."

July 14, 2000 Music Feature by David Lynch

Moon-Shaped Panties & the Saint of White Trash
The Late Lucinda Williams
"...The morning starts normally for Lucinda. Well, maybe not normal,..."

Oct. 23, 1998 Music Feature by Margaret Moser

The Luv Doc: Phallocentrism
Austin is not a swirling cesspool of sexual deviance and obsession
"...with that approach? All I ever do is share the pic with all my friends so we can laugh..."

Jan. 23, 2015 Column by The Luv Doc

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