Peter Calvin

  • Blogs

    February 15, 2011

    Natinsky Gets Dallas Police Association Nod

    Peter CalvinGlenn White‚ÄčIt's probably not the most surprising press release of the week: "Dallas Police Association PAC Unanimously Votes to Support Ron Natinsky For Dallas Mayor." After all, as we noted way back in September 2004 -- two months into David Kunkle's tenure as Dallas Police Departmen ... More >>

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    September 24, 2009
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    October 31, 2008
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    July 1, 2008

    Lou Reese, One of Deep Ellum's "Pioneering" Land Owners, Has Died

    Peter Calvin Lou Reese Lou Reese, a major Deep Ellum property owner, died over the weekend while fly-fishing in Montana -- a passion of his, according to his biography on the Madison Partners Web site. Theresa Martin, Reese's assistant, says he suffered a heart attack Saturday and died Sunday; Rees ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 8, 2008

    The Only Person Who Can Do a Good Bobby Patterson is Jeff Tweedy

    Peter Calvin Did you ever hear about the night Bobby Patterson played with Golden Smog at South by Southwest? Goes a little like this. Ladies and gents, Mr. Bobby Patterson as performed by Golden Smog on April 18, 1996, at a place called Cat's Cradle in Idunnowhere, Someplace. It's courtesy Captain ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 4, 2008

    After Being Drugged and Dragged to DFW, A Stay of Execution

    Rrustem Neza's case was front-page news in his native Albania. Eight years ago in the paper version of Unfair Park, now-editor Mark Donald wrote about Dallas immigration attorney John Wheat Gibson, who, back then, was sparring with Immigration and Naturalization Service over the fate of seven Yugosl ... More >>

  • Calendar

    January 17, 2008

    Take Your Pix

    Critics support up and coming artists

  • Blogs

    October 18, 2006

    Who Stole the Soul?

    Peter Calvin One of our fave MP3 blogs kinda, sorta suggests today that an old Bobby Patterson song sounds familiar--if you're a fan of Ethopian soul music of the 1970s. Here's a local music grab bag for your consideration. Today, one of the best MP3 blogs out there, Said the Gramophone, plays comp ... More >>

  • News

    July 5, 2001


    Just Plain Mean, Blaming the Music, Field of Dreams