John Kenyon

  • Blogs

    January 9, 2014

    Photos: Inside The Vagabond, a Neighborhood Bar and Texas Songwriter Hangout

    There was still bubble wrap on the rafters and plastic over the doorway at the Vagabond last night, but it was still easy to see what the newest bar from some familiar faces will become. "It's just a neighborhood bar with snappy background decor," says owner John Kenyon. They'll have music every W ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 6, 2008

    Muddy Waters Has Dried Up. But Something "Exciting" Is Taking its Place.

    View Larger Map A Friend of Unfair Park wonders: Is Muddy Waters on Greenville Avenue closed? Sure looks like it: The number's disconnected; the Web site's down; there's a huge hole in the front of the place. All good hints. Because, yes, the longtime blues-and-booze haunt is gone; has been since m ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 22, 2006

    Arcadia Fire Sale

    We recall the Arcadia Theater in better days. Yesterday wasn't one of 'em. It would seem imprudent and rude to let the Arcadia's passing pass without so much as a "so long" this morning. (I'd do the same for Cafe Nostra or Syn Bar or Condom Sense, but, really, just don't have the warm memories attac ... More >>

  • Dining

    November 27, 2003

    Missile Crisis?

    Nikita is sticking around

  • Calendar

    September 27, 2001

    Dog (And Cat) Days

    Disco Doggy and Kitty Adoption helps animals find homes

  • Music

    June 17, 1999

    The preacher and the Prophet

    Why can't we all just get along? The history, or not, of Russell and Jeff's Deep Ellum

  • Music

    July 11, 1996

    Ja, das is country punk

    The old world discovers the Old 97's

  • Dining

    February 22, 1996