Elmer's Glue

  • Blogs

    October 19, 2012

    Top 10 Dirt Cheap Rock Star Halloween Costumes

    Yep, it's that time again. Almost Halloween, and you with no costume. There's no time left to execute some grand vision that might impress people you'd like to sleep with. (Unless you want to try these, from our sister blog Art Attack.) That leaves you with only a couple of options: Sit around alon ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 27, 2010

    Simple Success: Remix Artistes Not So Simple After All

    Each Wednesday, Rocks Off arbitrarily appoints one lucky local performer or group "Artist of the Week," bestowing upon them all the fame and grandeur such a lofty title implies. Know a band or artist that isn't awful? Email their particulars to ​Several weeks ago we at ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 31, 2010

    "Healthy" Chorizo: Thanks, But No

    ​I'm not one to turn my nose up at "healthy" chorizo purely because it's healthy. After all, I once made the claim -- highly disturbing to some -- that Soyrizo, made entirely from soy, tasted just as good as the real thing. I'm an equal opportunity chorizo lover. So when I saw the Mexican sau ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 27, 2009

    Crawfish Ravioli at D'Amico's

    When we first heard about the crawfish ravioli at D'Amico's Italian Market Café, we weren't sure what to think other than, "That's worth a try." But watching the dish (and other homemade ravioli) being made in the cafe kitchen last week turned that thought into, "When do we eat?" The stuffing ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 20, 2009

    Food Fight: Battle Cheese Enchilada

    Photos by Katharine Shilcutt​"Cheese enchiladas served in chili con carne -- not thin, meatless chili gravy, or authentic enchilada sauce -- are the hallmark of real Tex-Mex, according to 78-year-old Fort Worth sportswriter and Tex-Mex expert Dan Jenkins," as Robb Walsh stated in his July 2 ... More >>

  • Calendar

    January 26, 2006

    Saved by the Bell

    A new doc finds simple joy in grade school

  • Music

    May 20, 2004

    Three-Ring Circus Maximus

    For avant-garde instrumental progressive funk jazz lovers, Drop Trio's the only game in town

  • Culture

    December 4, 2003

    Final Straw

    Tara Donovan makes things of beauty from ordinary objects

  • Dining

    November 6, 2003

    My Pork Belly Future

    Mi Pueblito is a restaurant for Colombians who miss home, but gringos will still enjoy its fare -- especially the chewy pork bits

  • Film

    July 12, 2001


    Cats & Dogs is all bark and no bite

  • Music

    July 2, 1998

    Wild Man Blues

    Hasil Adkins drinks too much, screws too much and rocks too much