• Film

    February 7, 2013

    The Partners!

    Steven Soderbergh and Scott Z. Burns talk Side Effects -- and collaboration.

  • Blogs

    August 7, 2012

    The Top Ten DFW Punk Albums

    See also: The top 10 North Texas blues albums See also: The top 100 Texas songs The Telefones, Vibration Change Released in 1980, this album is more punk in spirit than execution. Songs like "Rocket Rocket" and "The Ballad of Jerry Godzilla" fuse punk rock's oomph with a new wave sensibility. Th ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 19, 2010

    Pokémon Company Goes After Dallas-Based Beckett Media Over Trading Cards Guides

    ​Beckett Media, HQ'd off Welch Road and LBJ Freeway, publishes monthly price guides for damned near everything you can buy, sell, trade and collect -- from sports cards to Beanie Babies. And though business ain't what it used to be -- myriad titles have been dropped over the years as baseball card ... More >>

  • News

    July 1, 2010

    An Immigrant's Heart

    To survive the ordeal of escaping Guatemala, Julia needed a big Heart. But not this big.

  • Blogs

    June 15, 2009

    Vacation Scorecard: Dallas v. Seattle

    Took this pic out my airplane window. I was not flying over Dallas.Spent the first half of my vacation in the Pacific northwest. Seattle, to be exact. I'd been there several times, covering Cowboys-Seahawks and Mavericks-Sonics after my initial trip in 1987 for, would you believe, Dallas ... More >>

  • Music

    September 28, 2006

    Magnolia Electric Co.

    Fading Trails (Secretly Canadian)

  • Music

    February 17, 2005

    Odds & Ends

    Congrats to Brave Combo, finalists named in Ultra DJ contest, Erykah Badu hosts Jill Scott afterparty

  • Music

    October 16, 2003
  • News

    June 29, 2000

    Granny get your gun

    Dallas' pistol-packing 'Second Amendment Sister'--63-year-old grandma Mary Thompson--takes aim at a million moms

  • Music

    October 7, 1999

    War in peace

    Skip Spence recorded one brilliant album, then spent the next 30 years dying in obscurity. Now, a tribute album is giving him life again.

  • Film

    July 13, 1995

    Joe Bob Briggs

    Drive-In Movie Critic of Grapevine, TX