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Kerrville Folk Festival Celebrates 50 Years of Music, Community, and Lasting Memories

Kerrville Folk Festival Celebrates 50 Years of Music, Community, and Lasting Memories

…the bill, including Allen Damron, Kenneth Threadgill, Carolyn Hester, Peter Yarrow, Michael Murphey (no Martin in his name then), Steve…

With New Performances, John Lomax III Fuels the Lomax Family Legacy of Preserving American Folk Songs

With New Performances, John Lomax III Fuels the Lomax Family Legacy of Preserving American Folk Songs

…opening act for Michael Martin Murphey, and two October dates confirmed for Houston, the “Lomax On Lomax Show” appears to…

What Is the Greatest Piece of Art in Texas?

What Is the Greatest Piece of Art in Texas?

…out in the public? — Michael Hoinski (@michaelhoinski) March 31, 2022 The most popular reply was a photo of a…

Skip the Beach and Go Antiques Shopping Instead in Galveston

Skip the Beach and Go Antiques Shopping Instead in Galveston

…Tropical Décor on Ship Mechanic Row. Photo by Randy Straach. That probably speaks well for Michael and Adriene Culpepper, who…

A Hiker Confronts Monoculture in Austin Parks

A Hiker Confronts Monoculture in Austin Parks

…In February, I opened a tweet by Michael Barnes, a journalist with the Austin American-Statesman, containing a link to an…

Cemetery Strolls Offer an Opportunity to Meditate on Life’s Big Questions

Cemetery Strolls Offer an Opportunity to Meditate on Life’s Big Questions

…dead By Michael J. Mooney | Photographs by Kenny Braun Oak Cliff Cemetery Parallel tire-width trenches in the earth made…

What a 500-Year-Old Tree Taught Me About Putting Down Roots

What a 500-Year-Old Tree Taught Me About Putting Down Roots

…derives from its independence of man, its pristine Otherness,” writer Michael Pollan mused in an essay about trees for The…

Celebrate World Sake Day at Texas’ First and Only Sake Brewery

Celebrate World Sake Day at Texas’ First and Only Sake Brewery

…plus taproom exclusives. Every week, they also make frozen sake cocktails that can be enjoyed over dishes by Chef Michael

Editor’s Note: Deep in the Heart

Editor’s Note: Deep in the Heart

…Editor Michael Hoinski proposed the story after we ran last year’s feature on Buc-ee’s. It got him thinking about what…

At the Toilet Seat Art Museum in The Colony, You’ll Feel Moved By the Creativity

At the Toilet Seat Art Museum in The Colony, You’ll Feel Moved By the Creativity

…to the public (capturing Michael Jackson’s likeness, memorializing NASA’s 1986 space shuttle disaster, and paying homage to each state and…

The Stories Behind Texas’ Quirkiest Town Names

The Stories Behind Texas’ Quirkiest Town Names

…Marfa Strogoff in Jules Verne’s 1876 Michael ­Strogoff: The Courier of the Czar. Many incorporate Native American words (Navasota, Anahuac)…

The Texas Shell Game

The Texas Shell Game

…Misho’s son Michael had agreed to take me out on the oyster boat and show me how the dredging business…

Caching in

Caching in

…2014 event takes place in Bastrop. (Photos by Michael Amador) If my husband, John, buys a gadget, he’s going to…

Author Jesse Sublett Delves Into Austin’s Criminal Underbelly

Author Jesse Sublett Delves Into Austin’s Criminal Underbelly

Frank Smith went from a preacher’s son to one of Austin’s most notorious criminals. Courtesy University of Texas…

For Female Country Singers From Texas, There’s Something in the Water

For Female Country Singers From Texas, There’s Something in the Water

Kacey Musgraves performs at Lollapalooza in Chicago. Courtesy Henry Holt and Co. When Miranda Lambert won the Country…

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