• Blogs

    September 15, 2011

    Tag, We're It: Ben Eine, Renowned Graffiti Artist, Leaves His Mark on Dallas Today

    Photos by Jim Schutze​Ben Eine, the international street-art star and former graffiti fugitive, was out on Fort Worth Avenue this afternoon painting a mammoth graffiti-style mural based on his tag -- EYN -- on the side of a building. Listen: This is huge.Earlier this year Eine was given a big wall ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 6, 2010

    Japan House: Overabundance Does Not a Good Meal Make

    ​I really wanted to like Japan House. Upon first glance, I was in love. The staff is incredibly friendly, the dining area is modern, and the spread looks vast and promising. Because of all the above, it's difficult for me to write what I'm about to write. Located off of 75 in Plano, Japan Ho ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 1, 2008

    Weekend Roundup: Disney on Grass, Cully Woods, Dir en Grey, and More

    OK, so the time of year specifically celebrating ritual turkey slaughter has come and gone and we're all the groggier for it.However, it's Monday now, and the time has come to shake off that holiday feeling and wade back into the everyday weekday life. And what better way to do that than with video ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 25, 2008
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    August 31, 2007
  • Music

    August 3, 2006

    A New Lease

    The Rentals weren't sure about their return at first. Thousands of screaming fans later, they're feeling better.

  • Blogs

    May 11, 2006

    Piano Playa

    Usually I don't do brunch outside of Sundays, but today was the exception. Who can turn down free eggs and sausage when Ray Nasher is handing it out? The Nasher Sculpture Center hosted a press preview and breakfast buffet for its new exhibit, On Tour with Renzo Piano. You know him. He designed the N ... More >>

  • Music

    April 21, 2005

    Odds & Ends

    Fry Street Fair returns to Denton; Braidy Bingham is a teen titan; and Lizard Lounge offers reward for burglary information

  • Dining

    May 15, 2003

    Rough Landing

    You'll need to make a couple of laps around Osaka's buffet table

  • News

    January 18, 2001

    A Real Bangfest

    Pounded by state regulators and rabbit-punched by promoters, the gladiators at Fighter's House struggle for legitimacy

  • Culture

    November 4, 1999

    The shape of things

    Form, function, and abstraction blend in sculptor Anthony Wright's new show

  • Music

    August 26, 1999


    Slap Happy (Wax Tadpole/Bong Load)

  • Dining

    February 26, 1998

    Fog is lifting

    Fog City Diner clears a clouded focus

  • Film

    April 3, 1997

    Joe Bob Briggs

    Drive-In Movie Critic of Grapevine, TX