Michael Hoinski


January’s must-attend concerts, shows, and festivals.

December’s must-attend concerts, shows, and festivals.

The Drop Everything List

Bob “Daddy-O” Wade’s new exhibition, the Robisons Family Thanksgiving Show, The Santaland Diaries, and Bob Schneider …

The Drop Everything List

Underground Kingz, Sandra Cisneros, Wassailfest, and Phillip Glass …

The Drop Everything List

Kenny Rogers, Stallion Boots Trunk Show, the Wyeths Across Texas, and Bill Clinton …

The Drop Everything List

Patty Griffin and “Her Driver,” Painted Churches Tour, Jerry Jeff Walker, and Masterpieces from the Prado …

November’s must-attend concerts, shows, and festivals.

The Drop Everything List

Cryptopalooza, the Rothko Chapel Poem, Norah Jones, and the Chocolate & Wine Festival …

The Drop Everything List

A Victorian sèance in Galveston, the Spurs v. the Thunder, Roky Erickson, and the Texas Custom Bicycle Show …

The Artist's Transformation

How Trenton Doyle Hancock is reinventing his work.

The Drop Everything List

Dobie Dichos, Marfa Architecture and Design Symposium, the World Championship Wild Hog Cook-Off, and Farm Fest …

The Drop Everything List

Tesla v. Edison, the East Texas Pipe Organ Festival, Nick Curran’s posthumous CD release party, and the Ferrari Festival …

The Drop Everything List

Lyle Lovett, a trip to the King Ranch, and a talk about “ancient Rome’s equivalent of a celebrity sex tape” …

Why Is Willie Nelson Called Booger Red?

Willie reveals this and several other details in an excerpt from his new memoir, Roll Me Up And Smoke Me When I Die.

Waylon Jennings Loved Big Bird More Than Mitt Ever Could

The outlaw country musician, who had a close friendship with Big Bird, would probably blast Mitt Romney for his threats to stop funding PBS.