Jack Kerouac

  • Music

    April 17, 2014
  • Film

    November 14, 2013

    Kill Your Darlings Misses the Beat

    Ginsberg, Kerouac, et al. in an iffy biopic.

  • Film

    March 21, 2013
  • Film

    December 20, 2012

    Team Kerouac

    Kristen Stewart and Garrett Hedlund chat about the film version of On the Road

  • Blogs

    January 21, 2011

    Couch Potato: What Is It With This Guy?

    Matthew McConaughey (left) and Guy Fieri​Everything about Guy Fieri is big and boisterous, and has been that way ever since he walked off a winner in the Food Network's second season of the Next Food Network Star. His voice's volume and rasp call to mind an overworked cattle-auctioneer. His sh ... More >>

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    January 20, 2011
  • Film

    December 16, 2010
  • Blogs

    October 29, 2010

    Bonus MP3: Black Stone Rangers -- "Plug It In"

    Black Stone Rangers‚ÄčA couple weeks back, we caught the very tail end of a performance from new local duo called Black Stone Rangers. It wasn't much, but it was enough to pique our interest in the outfit, which, apparently, is named after an infamous 1960s Chicago gang. So we did as we do, and we c ... More >>

  • Music

    November 6, 2009

    Edward Sharpe and the Magnetic Zeros

    Saturday, November 7, at The Loft

  • Blogs

    August 21, 2009

    Today In Music News: Yellow Submarine Getting Remade, The Gallagher's Hate Each Other and Ben Gibbard Love Jack Kerouac

    Your daily dose of national music news for Friday, August 21, 2009...Robert Zemeckis is planning on remaking the Yellow Submarine movie for Disney. Since it's Disney, there will probably be plenty of vampy teens in it. Liam Gallagher says he and brother Noel do not speak to each other anymore. Soun ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 18, 2008

    Top Ten Americana Albums of 2008

    In next week's paper, we'll unveil our national package on the best music of the year (the following week, we'll tackle the best in DFWd music). But, as a teaser, here's our paper's contribution to the national package: Noah W. Bailey's picks for the best Americana/folk releases of '08. Picking the ... More >>

  • Calendar

    September 18, 2008

    Hobo Historian

    Ramblin' Jack steams into Fort Worth

  • Blogs

    August 24, 2007

    Borders is Just Loving This

    If you see "Big" Bucks Burnett coming, this is the book he's after. Do not cross him, bookseller. So, now Barnes & Noble feels just awful about chucking all them books behind the Preston Royal Shopping Center location. "They were clearly wrong," Barnes & Noble regional director, Stephanie Horblit, t ... More >>

  • Music

    July 28, 2005

    Find the River

    Smog's Bill Callahan discovers new sounds and voices...and cleans up with Chloe Sevigny

  • Music

    January 6, 2005

    Road Rules

    The Deathray Davies remember a few of 500 shows

  • News

    May 13, 2004

    20 Bands 7 Days

    For one week, Sarah Hepola saw every band that invited her. God help her.

  • Music

    February 5, 2004

    10,000 Maniacs

    Campfire Songs: The Popular, Obscure & Unknown Recordings (Elektra/Asylum)

  • News

    October 30, 2003

    Nobody's Fool

    He has three Oscars, co-wrote Bonnie and Clyde and Paul Newman digs him. So why don't you know Dallas-born filmmaker Robert Benton?

  • Culture

    April 3, 2003

    A Grand Guy

    How Steven Soderbergh kept the Terry Southern tale from turning tragic

  • Music

    October 31, 2002

    War on War

    Almost four decades later, The Fugs' Ed Sanders is still fighting

  • Culture

    March 14, 2002

    Confess, Greg

    For years, Fletch was out of print. Now, his father explains why.

  • News

    May 31, 2001

    Trick Town

    Boys will be boys, especially in Nuevo Laredo, Where legal prostitution draws generations of Texas men across the border for cheap, sleazy and anonymous sex

  • Music

    March 29, 2001

    Blues Valentine

    Tom Waits for no one--except guitarist-singer John Hammond

  • Calendar

    June 1, 2000

    Momma's boy

    Mighty humorous tall tales

  • Music

    May 11, 2000

    Some things he did

    Roxy Gordon was "one of the great outlaw artist misfits" and so much more

  • Film

    March 16, 2000

    Naked eye

    Turn on and tune in to the Dallas Video Festival

  • Music

    February 17, 2000
  • Music

    January 13, 2000

    On the Road, again

    Two CDs devoted to Kerouac and Ferlinghetti give history a Beating

  • Music

    December 23, 1999

    Book 'em

    Separating the wheat from the chaff in this year's crop of rock-and-roll tomes

  • News

    September 30, 1999

    Maverick rides again

    Democratic media whiz Mark McKinnon left partisan politics behind until George W. Bush swept him off his feet

  • Calendar

    August 5, 1999

    On the road...still

    An Odyssey in Real Life on the Virtual Road

  • News

    June 10, 1999
  • Calendar

    May 13, 1999

    Night & Day

    May 13-19, 1999

  • Music

    May 6, 1999

    The variations of Tom Waits

    Or: What do Liberace, Rodney Dangerfield, and a one-armed pianist have in common?

  • News

    January 28, 1999

    Odd Man Out

    Dallas-raised Terry Southern wrote Easy Rider, hung with the Beatles, and influenced a generation. But he died penniless, and now his son must pay off Terry's debts--and restore his father's legacy.

  • Calendar

    May 28, 1998
  • Music

    July 24, 1997
  • News

    May 16, 1996

    Rhyme and Reason

    Leaning House Records puts a new slant on poetry

  • News

    November 23, 1995

    Paint it Black

    Haunted by his mother's suicide, Dallas-born artist barron Storey has won fame drawing the darkness

  • Music

    October 12, 1995

    Heart-shaped box

    Velvet Underground set charts the still-unknowable

  • Calendar

    September 21, 1995
  • Music

    April 20, 1995
  • Film

    April 13, 1995

    The importance of being Pauly

    Pauly Shore, the crown prince of Valley Dudes, ponders the secret of his success