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Transformer: A Trans Woman's Story
Award-winning documentary on powerlifter Janae Marie Kroczaleski
"...celebration and exploration of a gender-fluid transgender woman’s life, Transformer, is coming to the Alamo Drafthouse on April 10..."

April 9, 2018 Qmmunity Post by Mikaila Rushing

Sterling Allen: The Allen transformer as self-generator ...
Sterling Allen's irrational, exuberant drawings in the exhibit 'Writesy Drawsy' are so decisive in placement and texture that they immediately send you to a happy place as a viewer

June 29, 2007 Arts Feature by Rachel Koper

Imagine a world without the Beatles ... then imagine a better film
"...home from a disastrous gig the moment the global transformer blew. After Jack’s repeated Google searches confirm the band’s..."

June 28, 2019 Movie Review by Steve Davis

Five Movies to See in Austin This Week
Your weekly film guide for April 5-12
" say hi to Tim Stegall for me.Get Tickets Transformer..."

April 6, 2018 Events Post by Danielle White

Transformers: The Last Knight
Stick meet dead horse
"...original. The Last Knight falls flatter than the rogue Transformer dubbed Canopy, whose goofy power is turning himself into..."

June 23, 2017 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

Guitar Pedals
Gas prices are down, so the boutique guitar pedal boom is up
"...of Duane Eddy. Prior to his cue, an output transformer on the three-channel recording console fries. Martin's solo sputters,..."

Feb. 6, 2015 Music Feature by Tim Stegall

Transformers: Revenge of the Fallen
Full metal racket.
" the ante on big and dumb. His new Transformers movie, the extraterrestrials of which are based on the..."

June 26, 2009 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

Terminator Salvation
Despite a couple of good action sequences, Terminator Salvation is loud, talky, and entirely lacking any sort of soul or sense of good old summer-matinee fun.
" think of it – wherein a hulking, three-story, Transformer-esque Terminator tears apart an abandoned roadside gas station (and,..."

May 22, 2009 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

Roger Duncan's Night Visions
Austin Energy's GM invites us to wrestle with the conundrum of clean energy
" that if a thunderstorm blows through and a transformer blows out, they'll expect us to put in a..."

Oct. 24, 2008 News Feature by Katherine Gregor

Queen Latifah and Jimmy Fallon comedy stalls at the starting gate.
" is NASCAR and her cab is a supercharged, quasi-Transformer of a ride, complete with nitrous tanks, blowers, and..."

Oct. 15, 2004 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

SXSW Picks and Sleepers
"...TRANSFORMER LOOTBAG: Madison, Wis.'s Transformer Lootbag sounds like a dangerously..."

March 14, 2003 Music Feature

Tiny Dive Bar Indian Roller to Close
Far South Austin’s boutique roadhouse calls it quits
"...crazy part is, we just put in a large transformer with a 1200 watt amp, for the venue. We..."

Oct. 13, 2022 Food Post by A. Richmond

Day Trips: The Traveling Man, Dallas
Sculptures along the expressway keep Dallas weird
"...splash of gin hit a buried locomotive and the transformer emerged as the ambassador for Deep Ellum's future...."

June 3, 2022 Column by Gerald E. McLeod

The Animated Childhood of Milo Coy in Apollo 10½
The young Austin actor takes one giant leap in Richard Linklater's tale of the space race
"...far from off the dream of being a CGI Transformer. As in two of his earlier films, Waking Life..."

March 25, 2022 Screens Feature by Jenny Nulf

Texas Officials Optimistic as Freezing Temps Approach
Peak energy demand forecast for Friday morning
"...tree limb snapping a power line or a blown transformer in a neighborhood...."

Feb. 2, 2022 News Post by Kimberly Reeves

The All-Overs Brings Badass Baseballish Thrills to Modern Dance
Jennifer Sherburn & company are batting 1000
"...But it is about an acclaimed dance company’s return..."

Nov. 10, 2021 Arts Post by Wayne Alan Brenner

The Origins of Austin Punk in the Aftermath of the 13th Floor Elevators
Roky Erickson hurtles toward Doug Sahm in Chapter 1, Part 1 of the Austin Punk Chronicles
"...Memphis on the 1973 tour promoting his David Bowie-produced Transformer LP, plus reading an enthusiastic Rolling Stone review of..."

Aug. 2, 2019 Music Feature by Tim Stegall

The Titmouse That Roared
Chris Prynoski on Venture Bros., tech, and more
" ran into a telegraph pole that had a transformer on it, and zapped the entire block. Light bulbs..."

Aug. 12, 2018 Screens Post by Richard Whittaker

Gay Place
The Great Show brings modern cabaret to Austin
"...Audience Award Series: Transformer A documentary on Janae Kroczaleski. Tue., April 10, 7pm...."

April 6, 2018 Column by Sarah Marloff

Austin Film Festival Puts Diversity First
Writer-focused fest plans to amplify more unheard voices
"...Night: Portraits of Life and Death), Michael del Monte (Transformer), and Virgil Williams (Mudbound) who either represented diversity themselves,..."

Dec. 19, 2017 Screens Post by Richard Whittaker

Austin Film Festival Picks
Local flavor and Texas ties
"...TransformerSat., Oct. 28, 6:45pm, St. David’s Episcopal Church Mon., Oct...."

Oct. 27, 2017 Screens Feature by Josh Kupecki

Austin Film Festival Snags Chappaquiddick as Closing Night Film
Full lineup includes Call Me by Your Name, Three Billboards
"...Transformer Writer/Director: Michael Del Monte..."

Sept. 26, 2017 Screens Post by Kimberley Jones

Top 40 Vices Playlist
A walk on the wild side with songs of the seven deadly sins
"...hit from Lou Reed's finest non-Velvet Underground LP, 1972's Transformer, counts off male prostitution, fellatio, and tranvestism. AM radio..."

Jan. 6, 2017 Music Feature by The Music Staff

Lou Reed Box Set Tells Tale of Early Solo Career
The RCA & Arista Album Collection's 17 discs document the Seventies and Eighties
"...Albums like Transformer, famously produced by David Bowie and guitarist Mick Ronson,..."

Dec. 16, 2016 Music Feature by Bill Bentley

'The Tesla Project' / 'Lifecycles'
We need more science – and more art shows inspired by science – as pleasing and stimulating as these two
"...says, "an electric duck powered wirelessly by Tesla's coil transformer." Ponder the existential resonance of Morgan Chivers' Particulate Pulse..."

July 11, 2014 Arts Review by Wayne Alan Brenner

The Good Eye: Rekh & Datta Studio
December 19, 2013. 15 photos.
"...Layton based this print on transformer towers. Too involved for the sample line, it's reminiscent..."

Dec. 19, 2013 Photo Gallery

Wizard World Austin Comic Con 2013
Nov. 22-24, 2013. 39 photos.
"...Mario, Toad, Aladdin, a Transformer, two Luigis, Link, and more show off their costumes..."

Nov. 25, 2013 Photo Gallery

Creature Construction
How Trouble Puppet creates those ingenious, inhuman figures that populate its plays
"...before opening, it looked like a pasty white, half-joking Transformer doll. Closer to opening, it had become a steely..."

Oct. 4, 2013 Arts Feature by Elizabeth Cobbe

Power to the People
Cue the linemen! 'Trash Project' choreographer Allison Orr is making Austin Energy dance
"...Show Barn studded with utility poles and a 100-foot-tall transformer tower – she moves like a general on a..."

Sept. 20, 2013 Arts Feature by Robert Faires

Austin Pride Parade 2013
September 7, 2013. 29 photos.
"...Shoe designer/transformer by day, go-go boy by night, Roosevelt Cevallos..."

Sept. 10, 2013 Photo Gallery

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