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'Surf Texas'
UT Press makes waves with 'Surf Texas,' a book of photographs by Kenny Braun
"...Longtime Austin photographer and surfer Kenny Braun has spent years on the Gulf Coast,..."

March 21, 2014 Arts Feature

Summer Fun: Last Call for Surf Texas
Autumn's a few weeks away; it's not too late to catch some last Summer Fun
"...released back in May, caught us rolling in the Texas surf. Let's catch up with some of our favorites..."

Sept. 3, 2014 Chronolog Post by Nina Hernandez

Summer Fun: Texas Surf, Turf, and Tequila
Kenny Braun celebrated the release of his 'Surf Texas' this Saturday
"...There ain’t no party like a Texas Surf party, ’cause a Texas Surf party don’t stop..."

May 13, 2014 Arts Post by Lizzie Jespersen

Texas Book Festival 2014: The Full Party List
Among the 275 authors: Oates, Ellroy, Mosley, Lear, Dean
"...And you thought this year's Texas Book Festival was already tantalizing, what with a legend..."

Sept. 11, 2014 Books Post by Robert Faires

Shivery Shakes
Last Texas Platters of 2014
"...prom pop of "Thirsty" all boogie past any simplistic surf designation to authentic H20 pop. As for its 300-mile..."

Dec. 26, 2014 Music Review by Raoul Hernandez

Texas Tiki Week Returns With an All-Star Cast and Tropical Spirit
The annual event is back with the best bits of tiki craft and history
"...or Polynesia, the truth is more amusing: Hollywood, via Texas. East Texas native and former bootlegger Ernest R.B. Gantt's..."

Sept. 7, 2018 Food Feature by Tom Thornton

3 Balls of Fire
"...With their latest shaken-and-stirred salvo, local surf-rock institution 3 Balls of Fire takes a more sophisticated..."

April 11, 2008 Music Review by Greg Beets

Texas Two-Step
Richard Linklater and Matthew McConaughey on their true-crime comedy, 'Bernie'
"...shared by these old friends. Bernie is a supremely Texas movie based on a strange-but-true crime story set in..."

April 27, 2012 Screens Feature by Marjorie Baumgarten

Texas Amusements
"...Schlitterbahn Central Texas' very wet crown jewel! Water coasters, slides, tubing, surfing,..."

May 10, 2002 Features Feature by Elizabeth Morgan

Texas Platters
"...Alamo Suite is the new vehicle for longtime local swamp/surf/boogie guitarist and Tailgator, Don Leady. The name also refers..."

July 31, 1998 Music Review

Behind the Tall Tales of Lester Bangs in Texas
Lester's Last Stand
"...Stand: Behind the Tall Tales of Lester Bangs in Texas" is an excerpt from a longer chapter in Let..."

March 7, 1997 Books Feature

Record Reviews: Texas Platters
"...The instrumental rock invasion surfed in from the ocean on the board of Dick..."

Nov. 29, 1996 Music Review

Surf and Turf, Travis-Style
Lakeside dining 2002: by boat or by car, bring your appetite
"...6. Texas Star Kitchen, 1602 S. RR 620, 402-0222: See review...."

Aug. 2, 2002 Food Feature

Texas Platters
Surfin' Senorita
"...15 songs -- why, it's unspeakable sacrilege! So cometh Surfin' Senorita, an attempt to pay homage to He of..."

March 5, 1999 Music Review

Surf and Turf, Travis-Style
Lakeside dining 2002: by boat or by car, bring your appetite
"...Texas Star Kitchen1602 S. RR 620, 402-0222..."

Aug. 2, 2002 Food Feature by Virginia B. Wood

Texas Platters
"...possess the robust, swaggering, blues-drenched style associated with the Texas tenor tradition, he distinguished himself with a searing intensity..."

Feb. 20, 1998 Music Review

Texas Records
"...whale with the best of them. The opener "Big Surf" is a nice head rush, but "Tinkertoys" gets red..."

Nov. 24, 1995 Music Review

Luv Doc Recommends: Texas Burlesque Festival 2010
ND Austin, Thursday, April 22, 2010
"...waitress. For the exorbitantly high price of a rubbery surf and turf combo, you buy the right to unleash..."

April 23, 2010 Column by The Luv Doc

Country Mile
Country Mile
"..."guero," the local quartet's fiddle flavor is injected with surf-rock licks and Chris Collins' blazing six-string. Instrumental numbers outshine..."

May 16, 2008 Music Review by Doug Freeman

Surf and Turf, Travis-Style
Lakeside Dining 2002: By boat or by car, bring your appetite.
"...Mexican food, and hungry diners will find plenty of Texas country and American cafe classics at Texas Star Kitchen,..."

Aug. 2, 2002 Food Feature by Virginia B. Wood

Texas Platters
"...Star strain of shoegazing would be reached in Mesquite, Texas? Chandelier Musings has irrevocably altered the playing field in..."

Oct. 4, 1996 Music Feature

Horse + Donkey, Baby Robots
Live Shot
"...Kicking teeth in with opener "The Riddle," a stuttering surf tripwire packed with reverb and chopped vocals, they were..."

June 9, 2006 Music Review by Audra Schroeder

The Zoltars
"...pass the time." The Zoltars' chunky, garden-variety combo of surf rock clumps and garage rock lumber suit the scrapyard..."

Dec. 13, 2019 Music Review by Rick Weaver

Delicate Boys
"...with a shot of psychedelia and a splash of surf makes a delicious cocktail the Austin quartet mixes well...."

Nov. 22, 2019 Music Review by Alyssa Quiles

Atlas Maior
"...foreground, Camat becomes the MVP, keeping things fresh with surf beats ("Nastaran"), cumbia ("Cumbia Raposa"), and even a rock..."

June 14, 2019 Music Review by Michael Toland

Being Dead
"...catchy punk intensity. "Hot Car" flips easily from charming surf to total doom with dissonant screams. Demonizing American ideals..."

April 12, 2019 Music Review by Rachel Rascoe

David Israel
"...action on energetic, empathetic "Car Commercial," followed by the surf-charged "Life's a Wave." Machinery and existentialism collide with the..."

Aug. 10, 2018 Music Review by Rachel Rascoe

Black Pistol Fire
"...sweep through a collapsing wreckage of throat-heaved soul, reverb-lashed surf, and garage punk sludge. Deadbeat Graffiti still thrashes with..."

Oct. 27, 2017 Music Review by Alejandra Ramirez

Palo Duro
"...sunny synths. "True Fade" continues the essence, including punchy surf rock drums. Not everything works, specifically the lyrics. For..."

Oct. 27, 2017 Music Review by Kahron Spearman

Tele Novella
"...with mystery. The dark burn in "Dead Canary" and surf rock riff and yelp on "Even Steven" lay out..."

Nov. 18, 2016 Music Review by Doug Freeman

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