Jack the Ripper

  • Culture

    October 23, 2014
  • Blogs

    March 15, 2013

    Nick Cave and the Bad Seeds at McFarlin Auditorium: Review, Photos and Setlist

    A spitting, snarling, unbridled Nick Cave stalked McFarlin Auditorium last night, displaying the same unmatched punk fury he's been doling out since The Birthday Party. Audience members got abused. Cave thrust his crotch everywhere. He sung particularly intense lyrics directly into the faces of peop ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 11, 2013

    The Ten Best Nick Cave Songs

    People of Dallas! One of the greatest singer-songwriters of his generation is coming to our fair city in March, and the tickets haven't sold out yet. I know they're $80, but come on. He's very unlikely to come back again, and for some reason that no one can explain he's not only started his entire U ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 4, 2012

    Ten Bells Tavern Gets Ready to Open in Oak Cliff, If They Can Just Find a Dark Enough Marker

    Two years ago Meri Dahlke and Michael Hickie jumped on the crazy train of bar ownership. They found an old building on a nice plot in the Bishops Arts District and decided to give it a go. Now, it's just a matter of weeks now before they actually open Ten Bells Tavern at 232 W. 7th Street. They've l ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 6, 2012

    Japandroids Do Nick Cave's "Jack the Ripper"

    The last time Vancouver's Japandroids came through town, they played the modest live room at Bryan Street Tavern. Odds are they'll command a larger venue next time around, considering the widespread anticipation of sophomore album Celebration Rock. The duo gets the most noise per capita of any band ... More >>

  • News

    April 28, 2011

    City Hall's Kennedy Conspiracy

    Kennedy assassination author and conspiracist Robert Groden says the city's out to get him. He may be right.

  • Calendar

    January 28, 2010
  • Film

    July 27, 2006

    London Fog

    Woody Allen's second straight English excursion is a failed return to comedy

  • Culture

    March 30, 2006

    Kitsch in Sync

    Serial killer, masked man and ghetto diva--but, dang it, not in the same show

  • Music

    August 5, 2004

    Monsters of Metal

    Rob Halford rides again with the mighty Judas Priest

  • Calendar

    April 15, 2004

    Bad Boy

    Peer Gynt is a cautionary tale in tights

  • Calendar

    January 22, 2004

    Criminal Intent

    This exhibit is so much fun it must be a crime

  • Film

    July 10, 2003

    Minor League

    The comic-book Gentlemen have never been more flat

  • Film

    October 18, 2001

    Blood Brothers

    Albert and Allen Hughes deliver a sensuous but grisly message From Hell

  • News

    February 1, 2001

    The Phantom Menace

    In 1946, a serial killer haunted sleepy Texarkana, stalking his victims under the cover of night. Investigators wonder if he died decades later in a Dallas rest home--or simply disappeared.

  • Film

    August 10, 2000

    London Calling

    Lovelorn misfits across the pond go walking through an insightful Wonderland

  • Film

    July 29, 1999

    Quick -- run away

    Speak now, or forever wish you hadn't wasted eight bucks

  • Calendar

    February 18, 1999
  • News

    June 25, 1998
  • News

    March 12, 1998
  • Music

    November 13, 1997

    Jerry's kids

    Jam bands burst into bloom

  • Music

    February 27, 1997