Karen Martin reviews Silver City

January 20, 2017

Silver City by Jeff Guinn Putnam, 376 pages, $27 Reviewed by Karen Martin for blood,dirt & angels As a former books editor at the Fort Worth Star-Telegram, Jeff Guinn knows what works when it comes to writing a crowd-pleasing novel. …

Robbie Robertson talks to Dan Lybarger

January 20, 2017

“Dead Don’t Bleed” (writer’s demo)

January 18, 2017

“It Ain’t Over Yet” : Rodney Crowell’s New Video With Rosanne Cash, John Paul White

January 11, 2017

Chest Passes

December 31, 2016

Across the years and distances words spent and irrevocable appear behind the iPhone glass that hums softly in my pocket.   And what am I to say to them? But that things have turned out all right. We both survived …

Jay Russell remembers Carrie Fisher

December 28, 2016

Shinyribs covers George Michael

December 28, 2016

Moonlight is SEFCA’s Top 2016 film; Jeff Nichols takes his third Wyatt Award

December 19, 2016

The Southeastern Film Critics Association (SEFCA) has named ‘Moonlight’ the Best Film of 2016. Writer/director Barry Jenkins’ poetic depiction of a gay black man as a child, teenager and adult earned multiple awards, including Best Supporting Actor for Mahershala Ali, …

Live tweeting my SEFCA ballot

December 15, 2016

David Ehrlich’s video countdown of the 25 best films of 2016

December 6, 2016

THE 25 BEST FILMS OF 2016: A VIDEO COUNTDOWN from David Ehrlich on Vimeo.