Category Archives: About Last Night

About … last night. Or the night before. Or the night before that. We’re not lazy, we are deliberate. That’s it, deliberate.

Take Me Out To The SXSW Ball Game

And so it comes to pass, South by Southwest 2005 comes to a close with the traditional barbecue and softball game (Print Media routs Club Bookers 14 to 3) on this sunny Sunday afternoon. Linus will explore the barbecue issues … Continue reading

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If it’s Thursday, it must be Kathleen Edwards

Kathleen Edwards returns to SXSW. Also, Slaid Cleaves, Martha Wainwright, Tracy Bonham, and the ghost of Rocky Erikson, among others. And a nice little barleywine from Lovejoy’s to round up the day.

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Through Rosa-Tinted Glasses

Dateline: Austin. The sun is out, but I’m still indoors. After a cold and overcast start, the South by Southwest music conference is finally greeted by a clear blue sky, which is a piece of luck, since this afternoon Linus … Continue reading

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The Ratonettes are (is?) a hoot

The Ratonettes are a 4-piece band, with one lone human on vocals, bass and harmonica (that’s Doby Daenger, she of the classic punk band The Anti-Elvis Club), two large, inflatable rats on air-guitar and air-drums, and a portable CD player … Continue reading

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Gated Community

The sky is blue, the clouds are white, the city is grey, and the Park is orange. If you don’t see these colors, the trouble may be in your mindset. Continue reading

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Waiting for the End of the World

Seeing the bare walls and empty floor kick-started the healing kind of grief. We were all bewildered together, which felt right. Continue reading

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Spider’s Sense

I have a deep, open, and abiding love of crap pop culture. This is neither as bad as it could be nor as much fun as you might imagine. Continue reading

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A Date with Undestiny

In which Our Hero goes up to New Haven and finds that You Can’t Always Get What You Want. Continue reading

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Demon Lover?

How do you know she’s a witch? Continue reading

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2005: Turning Over a New Aleve

After due deliberation, we decide to go with the mostly nekkid girls for New Year’s Eve. Once is a fluke, twice a tradition in Ritalin City. Continue reading

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