Rollin Soles spent his college days hanging out with Robert Earl Keen and Lyle Lovett. Here's how he became one of Oregon's most prominent winemakers.
In his new book, What Unites Us: Reflections on Patriotism, the former CBS Evening News anchor decries our descent into tribalism.
The Longhorn Ballroom, arguably the state's most historic music venue, is back in business.
The Whiskerinas are leveling the playing field in competitive bearding.
Summer will be here before you know it. Ten things to get out and do ahead of those 100-degree days.
One of the world’s leading collectors of creative output showcases ten of its greatest assets.
Mobile Loaves and Fishes co-founder Alan Graham has published a book about his relationships with Austin’s homeless.
Donald Barthelme’s postmodern novel based on Snow White has its theatrical debut.
A new book on the legendary producer reveals a performer with chops of his own.
Louis Kahn’s life and work on exhibit in the greatest building in Texas.
Though many of Texas’s classic dance halls have been lost to history, there are still a few going as strong as ever. See them for yourself during next week's Texas Dance Hall Tour.
Brush up on your Texas films—or see some of your old favorites on the big screen—during the Heart of Texas Film Series.
Austin celebrates its beloved Eklektikos deejay for his fifty years on air.
Images that have become as iconic as the state itself.
Eva Ybarra is still the queen of the accordion, and she’ll prove it with a mix of conjunto and country at the Briscoe Western Art Museum.
A Valentine's Day match made in heaven.
A grand era of large-scale, site-specific installation art at Rice Gallery comes to an end. But does a new beginning await?
Uncovering the story of a long-lost gospel pioneer who influenced the shape of music to come.
Enjoy one of the rarest—and tastiest—whiskeys known to man.
The loss of the honeybee would be catastrophic to our planet. Here's what you can do to help.
The Dallas Cowboys’ new headquarters and training facility, dubbed the Star, is open for business.
Ten concerts to ring in your new year.
Bob "Daddy-O" Wade has been putting out his iconic artwork for forty years.
A yuletide album that's actually worth listening to this holiday season.
The holiday season is the best time to scope out the majestic sandhill cranes that call Galveston their winter home.
The director of "Tower" brings us another iconic documentary, this one reveling in 40 years of the beloved Austin City Limits show.
Eleven ideas for holiday fun after the turkey sandwiches are gone and Uncle Al wants to talk about politics.
Is a brand a sell-out if it's owned by a large corporation?
Step into the Sistine Chapel to gaze at the famed Michelangelo frescoes—in Dallas.
Get out and about in this fine state of ours to enjoy famous authors, historic photographs, Lone Star films, fancy barbecue, and more.
A former first lady on her lifelong love of all things bookish.
Celebrating fifty years of chili in Terlingua, home of the dueling cookoffs.
Members of Grupo Fantasma have added yet another new sound to their ever-evolving Latin repertoire.
The Rag once made Austin ground zero for progressive journalism.
Jazz pianist Jason Moran returns home to Houston to recreate Thelonious Monk’s seminal 1959 concert.
On the campus of the Orange Show, in Houston, is a new three-dimensional immersive folk art experience that’s a whimsical explosion of colors, textures, and community spirit.
The eleventh annual Trans-Pecos Festival, at El Cosmico in Marfa, brings together not just top musical acts but a community of baseball aficionados.
Austinite Lawrence Wright chronicles almost fifteen years of terrorism in his latest book, The Terror Years: From Al-Qaeda to the Islamic State.
Can Ted Gioia save the Live Music Capital of the World?
Amanda Shires on the birth of an album and becoming a matriarch.
The story behind Andy Warhol’s unfinished film, commissioned for the 1968 HemisFair and now being screened at the Menil.
A disturbing yet uproarious dark comedy featuring a foul-mouthed puppet ends its Broadway run bound for Houston.
Rick Linklater appears in front of the lens in a new documentary being screened in Dallas.
The beloved tradition of taquerias in Brownsville, on display for all to see.
A series of séances, events made popular in the Victorian era, is making an appearance in Austin through next week.
"Converse: Real Talk," an exhibit by Ann Johnson, encourages attendees to discuss tough issues like gentrification, Black Lives Matter, and immigration.
How the essence of the Lone Star State was captured on film.
Chronicling a mythic ranch—and its cowboys—with twenty-first century technology.
It’s another round of “Whiskey River” for honky-tonk crooner Johnny Bush.
Painting as a form of social activism.