What should we make of radiant Lincoln and blubbering Private Ryan?
London's Johnny Flynn released his debut album, A Larum, in 2008 when he was just 24-years-old -- although you'd never guess it. Though credited as a release from Johnny Flynn & The Sussex Wit, that disc saw Flynn at the far and away front-and-center, his flair for traditional British folk music ... More >>
‚ÄčIf you fell prey to the siren call of the Discovery Institute's 2007 Darwin vs. Design conference at Southern Methodist University, well, dust off your fossil records and get your ape suit to the dry cleaners, because next Thursday night we're gonna do it all again.Next week's panel discussion, " ... More >>
Heritage Auction Gallery/The Estate of Charles MartignetteGil Elvgren's A Near Miss (Right on Target), from 1964, is among the pieces being auctioned off tomorrow.A couple of weeks back, Todd Hignite -- Heritage Auction Gallery's consignment director and a scholar on the subject of illustration and ... More >>
Hard-sell coin dealers make chump change
Heritage Auction Galleries made a fortune selling rare coins. Now itís making a mint offering gems from Americaís rich past.
MAMFW exposes its Motherwells
For the supergroup The Flatlanders, three albums in three decades ainít so bad
Back to the '80s for comic Girl's Guide; into the depths of despair in Belly
Itinerant minister Charles Wilkerson promised to restore two ailing Christian schools to financial health. So why did the patients take a turn for the worse?
Charting the not-so-grand endeavors of Frank Reaugh and Edward Sheriff Curtis
Thirty years later, Harry Belafonte finds closure in a once-lost project
Two decades later, Sonic Youth is younger than ever
Dallas-born Harry Babasin was one of jazz's great bass players--and is one of its most forgotten pioneers
Ken Burns wants you to know why Jazz is America's music
The new Broadside boxed set resurrects the intimacy and immediacy of New York in the 1960s
Tary Owens helped rescue the early roots of Texas music. Then those songs saved Owens from himself.
aka the mad cat trio (LumpyDisc)
Trade in dinosaur bones pits entrepreneurs against scientists
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.
With Mermaid Avenue, Billy Bragg and Wilco turn a myth into a man
Creation scientist Dr. Carl Baugh claims he's found evidence that will explode the 'myth' of evolution. But the biggest myth is Baugh himself.
Haunted by his mother's suicide, Dallas-born artist barron Storey has won fame drawing the darkness