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The Medium Is the Music
"...early Eighties reggae band Pressure and later MTV darlings Timbuk3 to personal projects. Growing up on an island was..."

March 5, 1999 Music Feature by Margaret Moser

Austin Music Awards Show Performers 1983-2016
Every AMA performance lineup of the past 34 years
"...1988: Joe Ely, Timbuk3, Killer Bees, Wagoneers, True Believers with Ronnie Lane &..."

March 3, 2017 Features Feature

30 Rock
Thirty recordings for 30 years of music Chronicling
"...of blues but a lot in common with MTV. Timbuk3Greetings From Timbuk3 (1986)..."

Sept. 2, 2011 Music Feature by Margaret Moser

Doing the Continental
The LeRoi Brothers and Pat MacDonald at the Continental.
"...last time I remembered talking to him was when Timbuk3 played Hawaii in 1988. We yakked a bit and..."

Aug. 1, 2007 Music Post by Margaret Moser

Dancing About Architecture
"...place Foley performed on stage, opening for his friends Timbuk3 less than a week before his death), and scheduled..."

Jan. 29, 1999 Music Column by Ken Lieck

Margaret Moser Tribute: Barbara K
The power of music for fixing things and opening hearts
"...she played a big role in my life and Timbuk3 from the very beginning. The Austin Music Awards were..."

June 30, 2017 Music Feature by Doug Freeman

Playback: The Austin Music Poll's 11th Hour
A final push to get out the vote in the Austin Music Poll
"...hits have historically dominated the Poll's Best Song category: Timbuk3 capturing it in 1986 with "The Future's So Bright,..."

Jan. 29, 2016 Music Column by Kevin Curtin

Groover's Paradise
The Hole in the Wall has seen it all
"...The Hole's concert calendar in the Eighties regularly included Timbuk3, who in 1986 scored a Top 20 hit with..."

June 20, 2014 Music Feature by Kevin Curtin

Ain't Messin 'Round
Gary Clark Jr. kisses the sky
"...in 28 years of covering local music. For every Timbuk3, Butthole Surfers, and Spoon, there are dozens of Sincolas,..."

Oct. 12, 2012 Music Feature by Michael Corcoran

Returning the Favor to Debbie Rombach
Benefits, fundraisers, stunts, and a closing in local news
"...buyer, she supported local bands including Spoon, Fastball, and Timbuk3 in their infancy, giving them a stage to cut..."

Aug. 16, 2012 Music Post by Kevin Curtin

All Times Through Paradise
Introducing Austin's patron saint of musicians, Saint Cecilia
"...a complimentary shack-up at the Hotel Saint Cecilia yields Timbuk3 co-pilot Pat MacDonald setting up at the Continental Club..."

Nov. 20, 2009 Music Feature by Raoul Hernandez

New mAcdonald
Ex-Timbuk3 man Pat Macdonald plays the Mean-Eyed Cat and Continental this weekend.
"...– and not just those who’ve followed him since Timbuk3 created their Eighties anthem – know what to expect:..."

Nov. 14, 2009 Music Post by Margaret Moser

Media Watch: Animal Stories and Snacking Trends
If you think TV news is quite dumb enough – you have no idea
"...Artists for Media Diversity, a local group co-founded by Timbuk3's Barbara Kooy­man, is producing a half-hour radio documentary on..."

Sept. 25, 2009 News Feature by Kevin Brass

The Future's So Bright I Gotta Wear Shades
Timbuk 3's Barbara Kooyman looks to a brighter future with Texamericana.org

Feb. 23, 2007 Music Feature by Margaret Moser

Picks & Sleepers
Sxsw
"...learned from Pat MacDonald Sleeps With His Guitar, the ex-Timbuk3 frontman's haunting solo debut for ARK21. Whether his lyrical..."

March 20, 1998 Music Feature

Armagideon Time
Hanuman Care Kit Lands in Austin -- Sort of
"...Fame Austin acts: True Believers, Kris McKay, Glass Eye, Timbuk3, and Ed Hall, among others. More importantly, perhaps --..."

Oct. 24, 1997 Music Feature by Marc Savlov

James Mcmurtry
"...call them that anymore"). McMurtry, evoking Talking Heads and Timbuk3 on "Sixty Acres" as his uncle's plot of land..."

June 20, 1997 Music Feature

Recommended
"...make perfect pop songs -- the kind that made Timbuk3 peerless when it came to rock satire. As prolific..."

June 6, 1997 Music Feature

Dancing About Architecture
Eyes on the Prize
"...Looking wistfully around the Hole in the Wall, former Timbuk3-er Pat McDonald was soaking in the view on Monday,..."

Feb. 21, 1997 Music Column

You Can Lead a HORDE To Water...
"...which started out in Telluride in 1992 with headliners Timbuk3 -- will, in part, raise money for Camp Chautauqua,..."

July 26, 1996 Music Column

Lean, Mean, and Smoking!
Kris McKay
"...After opening for Timbuk3 at the Backyard, the venue's owner, Tim O'Connor, promised..."

July 12, 1996 Music Feature by Andy Langer

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