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John Lee Hooker
Gift Guide
" picnic. Hooker, a 4-CD, 84-song collection, brings the "Boom Boom" nonetheless, packing in every quintessential single from "Tupelo..."

Dec. 8, 2006 Music Review by Austin Powell

Breaking out of the Film Fest Box
After a festival run, indie movies used to die on the vine. Video-on-demand is changing that.
"...says. "You wake up in your room surrounded by boxes of DVDs, and you figure out what you're gonna..."

Feb. 1, 2013 Screens Feature by Dan Solomon

Clash City Rockers
Unexpurgated Clash box set review
"...A half-dozen box set reviews in the Chronicle this week issue didn’t..."

Sept. 20, 2013 Music Post by Tim Stegall

The Future's So Bright I Gotta Wear Shades
Timbuk 3's Barbara Kooyman looks to a brighter future with
" to rest at the bottom of a cardboard box. Atop it she packed a number of other artifacts..."

Feb. 23, 2007 Music Feature by Margaret Moser

The Future's Still Bright
Barbara K, the woman who turned down $900,000
"...marriage. It's about a husband, a wife, and a boom box. It's about sacrifice, idealism, and a long road..."

Nov. 24, 2000 Music Feature by Andy Langer

"...sights on the Manhattan S&M parlor known as Pandora's Box and comes away with mixed results. Broomfield and his..."

Feb. 13, 1998 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

Austin At Risk
Tech leaders look for solution to Austin's growth problems
"...haven't already. It's an important difference. For when the Boom became the Tech Boom, Austinites finally had someone to..."

May 12, 2000 News Feature by Mike Clark-Madison

Holiday Wish Lists 2004, Part 2
Presents for public service
"...• LCD Projector• Office furniture, filing cabinets, folding chairs• Boom box/room stereo • Shipping envelopes• Memorex CD-Rs..."

Dec. 3, 2004 Features Feature by Kate X Messer

Can a Working Musician Find a Decent Job in This Town?
Musicians looking to subsidize their poverty-level passion already have one strike against them
"...the latter performed solo each night accompanied by a boom box supplying beats created with hands, feet, and mouth...."

Jan. 27, 2017 Music Feature by Leslie Sisson

The Mountain Goats
SXSW Records
"...albums since 1992, mostly recorded on a dual-cassette Panasonic boom box. The music has been mostly spare, with repeated..."

March 14, 2003 Music Review by Michael Chamy

Mostly Martha
"...chef to assist her. Mario (Castellitto) arrives with a boom box under his arm and a gleam in his..."

Sept. 13, 2002 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

Information Wants to Be Worthless
Money was never the most interesting thing about the Internet. Which is a good thing, since now it's gone.
"...creative, a species of creature from way before the Boom. Those characters were never anywhere near the big IPOs...."

March 1, 2002 Screens Feature by Bruce Sterling

Holiday Wish Lists 2005
'Give' is a four-letter word: part two
"...PO Box 301209, 538-1305."

Dec. 16, 2005 Features Feature by Anne Harris

Dancing About Architecture
The Austin Music Awards lineup starts to trickle out.
"...John Kunz on selling 600 copies of the SRV box set over the holidays), note the featurette on Tenacious..."

Feb. 2, 2001 Music Column by Ken Lieck

Echo Chamber
Horse + Donkey collides with Echo & the Bunnymen's Heaven up Here
"...and I went out to what sounded like, "The boom-boom box says there's nothing to fear; it may be..."

Jan. 19, 2007 Music Feature by Audra Schroeder

The Gray Band
How can a band singing almost exclusively about serial killers engender so much life?
"...heavy metal ballads tape I'd cut together on a boom box: AC/DC's "Ride On," Rush's "Losing It," Scorpions' "Holiday,"..."

Jan. 14, 2011 Music Feature by Raoul Hernandez

Parlor Game
The family that plays together makes pizza together
"...nowhere nearby to listen to music, whether on the jukebox or live, or get a beer and some food...."

Feb. 27, 2009 Music Feature by Audra Schroeder

Austin Kiddie Limits
For the young'uns
"...while local hip-hopper Big Don illustrates "where the juice box meets the boom box." Mr. Ray excels at smart,..."

Sept. 26, 2008 Music Feature by Melanie Haupt

In Box
In Box
"...That this 4-CD box set is the first to survey Willie Nelson's entire..."

April 4, 2008 Music Review by Doug Freeman

But You Can Win Her Yet
TexARTS revives a classic musical and a big musical theatre dream
"...Choreographer Robin Lewis presses the "play" button on the boom box and, for what must be the eleventy-seventh time..."

June 23, 2006 Arts Feature by Robert Faires

SXSW Picks & Sleepers
"...his first four releases as well as a seven-disc box set that includes two bonus DVDs with previously unavailable..."

March 17, 2006 Music Feature

The Late Great Daniel Johnston
Texas platters
"...Waits fully embodies "King Kong," bellowing over breathy beat box rhythms and Marc Ribot's guitar stabs. Not every cover..."

Oct. 8, 2004 Music Review by Greg Beets

The Velvet Underground
Box Sets
" the menace of Doug Yule's bass and organ boom. A young Robert Quine, who later guitar noodled for..."

Dec. 7, 2001 Music Review by Kate X Messer

Naked City
The Downtown Austin Alliance presented its annual Impact Awards to groups and individuals responsible for "revitalizing" the Central Business District, but not everyone is happy with what they consider downtown gentrification.
"...been most responsible for setting off the downtown construction boom that's changing life as we know it in Austin's..."

Jan. 19, 2001 News Feature by Kevin Fullerton

SXSW Saturday Record Reviews
Telephone Lovers (Lolipop Records cassette)
"...Girl," "Without You," anything – pop it into your boom box, and find yourself transported into the eternal 1979..."

March 17, 2017 Music Feature by Tim Stegall

Day Trips: Santa Rita No. 1
Site of the original West Texas oil boom still towers above the desert
"...the sparse vegetation and one of the richest oil booms in the world began...."

March 25, 2016 Column by Gerald McLeod

Motown vs. Stax
Local covers showdown Friday at the Cactus Cafe
"...Raina Rose: “I had a boom box growing up and I would walk around the..."

Dec. 3, 2013 Music Post by William Harries Graham

The Mountain Goats
"...up with a song, hit record on a lonely boom box, and lay it to tape right on the..."

Aug. 16, 2013 Music Review by Luke Winkie

Studio Visit: Jerry DeFrese
July 11, 2013. 10 photos.
"...Glue, paint, old work, a boom box, a spindle of CDs..."

July 18, 2013 Photo Gallery

The LuvDoc's Celebrity Corner
An interview with Rachel McGruder, Asst. Events Manager
"...she popped a Jock Jams CD into her desktop boom box with absolutely no remorse, I knew we were..."

Aug. 10, 2012 Chronolog Post by The Luv Doc

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