If life takes you to Hollywood, there are some places that can help you miss Texas less.
Will Boone’s first solo exhibition probes what the Lone Star State means to outsiders and insiders alike.
The Port of Laredo overtook the Port of Los Angeles as the nation’s busiest for trade in March. How else do the second and 80th-largest cities in the U.S. stack up?
Joyce Pickens—interior designer and granddaughter of T. Boone—gives us a tour of her adopted hometown.
Even after I moved to Los Angeles, there was no question that I’d always be a Texan at heart. But what about my daughter?
All she did was walk into the bar, sit down, and smile. But I knew right away why, even at age fifty, Farrah Fawcett is still an angel.
A match made in heaven and blessed by Hollywood.
Ready for her close-up.
On her new album, Summer Skin, and more.
Wade Steffen, a champion steer wrestler, was arrested after TSA officials found $337,000 and photos of rhino horns in his carry-on luggage at the Los Angeles airport.
Musicians's "endorsement" on Twitter of Ron Paul for president turns out to be the work of hackers.
Megachurch pastor and televangelist Joel Osteen, who is no stranger to the camera, will step his exposure up a notch by starring in a new reality show, tentatively titled Pack Your Bags.
The cult-favorite grocery chain will finally bring its discount wine, organic frozen food, and gourmet snacks to Texas.
So Raising Sand, the collaborative album between Robert Plant and Alison Kraus, produced by Fort Worth native T Bone Burnett, cleaned house with five trophies at Sunday night’s Grammys. Was anyone besides me not surprised? I guess it could have been a disaster, with all the egos involved, but anything…
Just a few years after nearly being written off the map, the region has become a roaring engine of growth and social transformation.
"While I was in Hollywood, I wrote for Eddie Arnold and Ernest Tubb and Roy Rogers and Tex Ritter—everybody you can think of."
"I moved to Austin in 1974, and it was this kind of magical place. The whole alternative culture controlled the town."
Baytown wunderkind. Officer in Vietnam. Founding editor of this magazine. A-list screen writer. With a resume this stellar, you'd think he'd be satisfied. Not even close.
Alexis Bledel fits in as one of the girls.
On which two sitcoms did Sharon Tate have a guest-starring role?
Like the coffee and pie in the fictional town of Twin Peaks, the Arlington-based fanzine Wrapped in Plastic is damn fine.
As long as she spends most of her free time on a ranch outside Fredericksburg, Madeleine Stowe may never become, by Hollywood’s definition, a successful actress. And that’s fine with her.
An epilogue to Austin Stories: Why did MTV cancel the critically acclaimed slacker sitcom?
Anna Nicole Smith’s bar mitzvah brouhaha.
With a major retrospective of his work at three Houston museums, Robert Rauschenberg is once again the talk of Texas. What’s he been up to? A portrait of the artist as an old man.
She’s got a secret.
A couple of indie film producers.
Drawn by the success of The Simpsons and Beavis and Butt-head, three of Texas’ top cartoonists are going Hollywood. Houston’s Michael Fry, for instance, has sold the television rights to two of his comic strips—Committed and When I Was Short—to production companies in Toronto and Los Angeles, respectively, and both…
So what if consistency is the hallmark of the record business? As the chameleonlike career of Darden Smith suggests, you can go your own way.
The surprising sound of the Internet.
Introducing El Rey, the Venezuelan chocolate that is wowing chefs everywhere, thanks to the efforts of a Texan with a taste for treats.
Edgar and Johnny Winter sing the blues over a comic book.
The rodeo belt buckle is prized by cowboys and collectors alike. By the look of these handcrafted samples, it’s easy to see why.
Paving the way for girls in cyberspace.