Harry Connick Jr.

  • Blogs

    August 15, 2014

    The Best Concerts in Dallas This Weekend, 8/15 - 8/17

    Hey, you're really close to surviving Shark Week. This means you won't have to listen to that weird guy at the office talk about whatever last night's special was, and him swearing all of the footage was real. Your water cooler chat can move to other things, like the awesome shows Dallas has to offe ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 9, 2014

    The 10 Best Songs from Awful Musicians

    Stopped clocks are right twice a day. Geoffrey Arend is married to Christina Hendricks. Performance artists get federal funding. Canada is south of Detroit. People wear Google Glass and think they look awesome. Some things you just can't explain, like how really shitty bands occasionally luck into r ... More >>

  • Calendar

    January 3, 2013
  • Calendar

    May 13, 2010
  • Blogs

    May 6, 2010

    Idol Rich: "Blue Skies" Were Smiling on Casey James

    ‚ÄčAmerican Idol opened its results show with the Top Five performing a medley of Frank Sinatra classics and the announcement that, next week, the remaining contestants would get the guidance of Jamie Foxx. Genre? Songs of the cinema. With Foxx, I would've expected vocal impersonations (what up, Fau ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 5, 2010

    Idol Rich: Blue-Eyed Prime Time with Sinatra and Harry Connick, Jr.

    ‚ÄčThe Idol competitors were challenged this week with the task of reinterpreting the classics of Frank Sinatra. Ol' Blue Eyes' daughters were even in the audience (no pressure, singers) and presented Sinatra fan Simon Cowell with a monogrammed FAS hankie. Awesomely cool. Made me really wish his shi ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 29, 2010

    Idol Rich: CJ Inexplicably a B3

    ‚ÄčAmerica gave up 33 million votes last night. I'm not sure who I would've swapped Big Mike for to keep him out of the Bottom Three, but I would've definitely put Aaron Kelly in there instead of Fort Worth's Casey James. The B3 announcement came relatively quickly in the show, after a Rascal F ... More >>

  • Film

    January 29, 2009

    Fish Out of (Frozen) Water

    Renee Zellweger as the anti-Norma Rae

  • News

    January 8, 2009

    Blown Over: Galveston and Texas Gulf Coast Struggle After Hurricane Ike

    Forgotten and overlooked, Galveston residents try to put the pieces back together

  • Film

    May 31, 2007


    Break out the citronella candle: This creepy thriller gets under the skin

  • Summer Guide

    May 24, 2007

    Flick It

    Your guide to summer's hottest films

  • Calendar

    May 10, 2007

    Mr. Sandman Jr.

    Connick plays Nokia

  • Dining

    November 9, 2006

    Alley Fat

    This grill requires a high-cholesterol billfold

  • Home Entertainment

    June 1, 2006
  • Calendar

    June 24, 2004

    Rock It

    Concerts in the Garden features rockets' red glare and the birth of rock and roll

  • Dining

    April 15, 2004

    Bury Frank Already

    Blade's needs an update

  • Calendar

    January 15, 2004

    Nerd Herd

    Bookworms munch on two days of films

  • News

    November 20, 2003

    Monica at 10

    A decade ago, Eduardo Greene abandoned his wife, his home and a successful restaurant, expecting a nightmare in pursuit of a dream

  • Music

    November 13, 2003
  • Film

    October 23, 2003

    Five Golden Reels

    The Deep Ellum Film Festival grows up--nicely

  • Calendar

    June 5, 2003

    Weasel Out

    Pocket Sandwich Theater kills and grills

  • Film

    March 27, 2003

    Basic Straining

    Oh, look--another bad John Travolta movie. How original.

  • Music

    September 19, 2002

    Don't Know How

    On her way to the Top 10, Norah Jones had to decide what to do--and what not to do

  • Music

    December 21, 2000


    Unwrapping our annual roundup of musical season's greetings--and beatings

  • Film

    March 2, 2000

    Dog, gone

    The power of Willie Morris' memoir, My Dog Skip, is diluted on-screen

  • Calendar

    September 30, 1999

    Retro acted

    Sinatra used to find pieces of guys like this in his stool

  • Film

    August 5, 1999

    He comes in peace

    Gentle and breathtaking, The Iron Giant is a most human film

  • Music

    July 22, 1999

    Harry Connick Jr.

    Starplex Amphitheatre, July 23

  • News

    June 10, 1999

    Radio-Free Garland

    An unlikely suburban airwave pirate lands in the FCC's crosshairs

  • Film

    May 28, 1998

    Pretty vacant

    The sodden Hope Floats sits on the surface

  • Film

    August 28, 1997

    Women under the influence

    Robin Wright Penn and Alicia Silverstone are looking for a few good men

  • Music

    December 5, 1996

    Jingle bells, Jingle sells

    The industry aims for the heart of Christmas-- with a shotgun

  • Film

    July 11, 1996

    Might vs. right

    Boys and their toys take charge in Courage Under Fire and Independence Day

  • Film

    October 26, 1995

    Second-hand thrills

    Two great actresses get stuck holding the Xerox in Copycat