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Alejandro Escovedo: R-O-C-K with the U.S.A.
Iconic rocker’s love affair with the Austin, part two
"...It’s obvious Alejandro Escovedo took his time picking the acts both highlighted and performing in his United Sounds..."

Jan. 10, 2014 Music Post by Margaret Moser

The Best of the Rest of the Fests, Etc.
"...all those turkeys and pumpkins and pilgrims with muskets. The weather might dump freezing rain here but more likely..."

Nov. 2, 2007 Music Post by Margaret Moser

Bill Leissner: I Shot the Eighties
Event to fund photographer's book showing the decade in Austin
"...With so much recycling of the Eighties going on – Stranger Things, Ready Player One,..."

Dec. 7, 2018 Arts Post by Robert Faires

Best Week of the Year
Glancing at this week's sonic landscape, old and new
"...Make that the best two weeks, give or take a few days...."

Dec. 29, 2008 Music Post by Margaret Moser

Out of the Shadows
photograph by Todd V. Wolfson
"...There are a lot of things of which I'm probably..."

July 25, 1997 Music Feature by Andy Langer

Off the Record
A personal introduction to 'The Austin Chronicle Music Anthology'
"...and countless special editions. How much was left on the cutting-room floor for The Austin Chronicle Music Anthology? Just..."

March 4, 2011 Music Column by Austin Powell

'Never the Same Again'
Jesse Sublett's 'Rock 'n' Roll Gothic': an excerpt
"...is a contributing writer for and a friend of The Austin Chronicle; Lois Richwine, his wife, is a senior..."

May 7, 2004 Books Feature

SXSW Music Review: The Klitz
Memphis punk pioneers endure
"...As the Violators and Skunks helped invent Austin punk in 1978,..."

March 14, 2019 SXSW Post by Tim Stegall

Austin Punk Pioneer Steve Marsh Climbs the Star Ladder
Ex-Terminal Mind vocalist explores outré galaxies in Evil Triplet
"...even seated. At 6-foot-5, he towers above most of the hustle and bustle at a South Austin eatery during..."

Feb. 10, 2017 Music Feature by Tim Stegall

Off the Record
Austin Music Poll winners are just going to have to wait until the Austin Music Awards, plus a closer look at SXSW's international acts
"...Hot Off the Presses..."

Feb. 25, 2011 Music Column by Austin Powell

The Readers Pick the Winners, but We Need Someone to Attack
"...Dear Editor, Why would the Skunks be nominated as this year's punk band in..."

March 20, 2008 Postmarks

The Witnesses
"...in Dallas in 1978. He is now publisher of The Austin Chronicle...."

Jan. 10, 2003 Music Feature

Where Are the Dicks?
"...Dear Chronicle, The absence of the Dicks in your Hall of Fame..."

March 18, 2008 Postmarks

Fantastic Fest Review: Under the Silver Lake
Fantastically ambitious love letter to Tinsel Town
"...The ultimate Fantastic Fest experience is coming out of a..."

Sept. 27, 2018 Screens Post by Richard Whittaker

The Football Prophecies
NFL week two
"...The Football Prophecies foretell the outcomes of each week’s slate..."

Sept. 14, 2012 Sports Post by Russ Espinoza

The Geranium Cabbages
Accompanying piece to the Uranium Savages, in which author Margaret Moser founds her own parody band, the Geranium Cabbages.
"...Imitation is the sincerest form of flattery, right? I should know. I..."

Dec. 10, 1999 Music Feature by Margaret Moser

Do Not (Po)Go Gently Into the Night
Punk Rock(ers): Not Burning Out, Not Fading Away
"...by Roy Tompkins Saturday night, a few weeks back: The phone rings. It's a rather drunken acquaintance of mine,..."

May 23, 1997 Music Feature

Chapter 1: Before the Beginning
The Austin Chronicle is founded and struggles quite a bit.
"...This is the story of a group of people who got together..."

Sept. 7, 2001 Features Feature

Chapter 4: The Nineties!
March 1991 -- December 2000
"...Austin: The recovery blossoms into the second boom. The first half..."

Sept. 7, 2001 Features Feature

Urban Coyotes: Meet the neighbors
Keeping coyotes at bay without messing with the ecosystem
"...At a recent meeting of the Allandale Neigh­borhood Association to discuss the presence of coyotes,..."

May 2, 2008 News Feature by Melissa Gaskill

Coexisting With the Coyotes of Travis County
Austin’s wildlife management program goes countywide
"...Just over one year ago, there was a coyote showdown of sorts in Travis County...."

Feb. 22, 2019 News Feature by Lindsay Stafford Mader

Off the Record
South by Southwest turns 25, the Austin Music Awards score a Bubble Puppy coup, and Ted Nugent leaves his hat on
"...chronicled in new documentary Outside Industry, on display at the Austin History Center exhibit "5X5Y: 25 Years of SXSW..."

March 18, 2011 Music Column by Austin Powell

Off the Record
Stephen Bruton's final cut, a parting gift from At All Cost, and other holiday stocking stuffers
"...The Weary Kind..."

Dec. 18, 2009 Music Column by Austin Powell

Off the Record
Reunion fever hits close to home: Faces, the Kinks, the Jesus Lizard, and more
"...For the first time in more than three decades, the surviving..."

Dec. 5, 2008 Music Column by Austin Powell

35 Years of the Austin Music Awards
Living in a dream
"...Blame the Big Boys, whose scathing punk for a classed-up Austin..."

March 3, 2017 Features Feature by Doug Freeman

Young, Loud, and Cheap
The Skunks were a band. A loud one.
"...Maybe you were actually there to see the Skunks at Raul's. Maybe you weren't..."

Dec. 8, 2000 Music Feature by Ken Lieck

Jingle Bell Rock and Blues
Two legendary Austin bands reunite for the holidaze.
"...It’s one of my favorite weekends on the town, when the students are gone and the traffic..."

Dec. 21, 2007 Music Post by Margaret Moser

Wednesday Rewind
The Skunks at The Austin Chronicle Music Anthology release party
"...Thanks to the archival specialists at Austin Music Weekly, here’s proof that..."

April 13, 2011 Music Post by Austin Powell

Margaret Moser Tribute: Jesse Sublett
When the Queen calls, you come
"...Even in 1977, the smart ones knew Margaret was the best fan you..."

June 30, 2017 Music Feature by Jesse Sublett

Revolution Rock
At the crossroads of the Clash and the great state of Austin, Texas.
"...I use the pre-dawn hours to drink coffee, get caught up on..."

Jan. 17, 2003 Music Feature

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