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Emily McCullar was hired as Texas Monthly’s front desk receptionist in 2014.She worked her way through the fact department before becoming a staff writer in 2019. She has written about celebrities, literature, music, film, politics, and history, and she likes to think of herself as a Matthew McConnoisseur. Her writing has also appeared in the New York Times, and New York and was longlisted in The Best American Sports Writing.

172 Articles

Music|
September 11, 2023

Tanya Tucker, Outlaw

Decades after the Nashville establishment turned its back on Tanya Tucker, the spitfire from Seminole is finally getting the recognition she deserves. But maybe Music Row needs her more than she needs Music Row.

Music|
July 6, 2023

Ryan Bingham Goes Nineties Dad Rock in a New Cover of “Possum Kingdom”

On the latest single from ‘Texas Wild,’ a forthcoming tribute album stacked with state classics, you can hear the joy in Bingham’s weathered voice.

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