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He’s Daniel Johnston, And He Was Gonna Be Famous

Feb 1, 2005 By Michael Hall

He was, for a while, and look what happened: Today one of the great songwriters in the alternative-rock universe is a 44-year-old manic-depressive living with his parents in Waller. And the worst thing about it is, he’s about to be famous again.

Elka

Aug 31, 1997 By Erin Gromen

Like sadistic teenagers who introduce fire ants into an otherwise docile ant farm, the producers of MTV’s voyeuristic soap opera The Real World make casting decisions based not on avoiding conflict but on encouraging it. This season’s stereotypes are a jock, a poet, a comely lesbian, a city girl, a…

Word of Mouth

Apr 1, 1995 By Jason Cohen

Never mind the bullocks, here’s Sincola: An Austin band tries to live up to the hype.