Rhonda Reinhart

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  • 9 years ago | Restaurant Reviews

    Nothing says family dining like a tawdry tune about love at last call. Jimmy Buffett might agree with that, but Saltwater Willy's Seafood and Steakhouse, well, not so much. Allow us to tell you a story: During a long-ish wait for a late-arriving f...

  • 10 years ago

    In "Django's Lullaby," gypsy songman Jerry Jeff Walker sings about his young son to a sappy-sweet good-night melody. "I hope the music that I play while he's dreaming stays with him all the rest of his days," he sings. Well, it's been 20 years sin...

  • 10 years ago

    We were much too young to fully appreciate Urban Cowboy upon its release, yet we watched the movie over and over, rooting for Bud and Sissy and singing along to the musical performances at the original Gilley's. The hirsute Johnny Lee was clearly ...

  • 10 years ago

    If you think country music is all about longnecks and two-steps, well, you're wrong. But if you're headed to Cowboys Arlington to see Deryl Dodd and the Homesick Cowboys, it won't much matter. Armed with an arsenal of songs about honky-tonks and h...

  • 10 years ago

    When the Xbox 360 hit stores last month and the system sold out within hours, a Berkeley business professor commented on the genius of Microsoft's marketing. "Shortages create a whole mystique of desirability," the prof said. Ryan Adams, take note...

  • 10 years ago

    When Conway Twitty sang, "Don't call him a cowboy till you've seen him ride," we took it to heart. So it is with some reluctance that we recommend a Cowboy Troy performance. The rapping hick-hop artist dresses the part, for sure. (On tour with Tim...

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