The Broken Spoke: Austin’s Texas Dancehall Time Machine

Amongst Austin’s massive expansion, a historic dancehall sits in the middle of modern hotels and condos like a stubborn mule. Two weeks ago, I spent an evening there, learning why this 52 year old joint has survived all these years. One of the better pieces I’ve done this year.


(image credit: Christopher Rose via Flickr CC)

About Bill Tucker

Jersey based and New York bred, Bill Tucker is an author of film reviews, short fiction and articles for variety of sites and subjects. He currently blogs for The Austinot (Austin lifestyle), the Entertainment Weekly Blogging Community (TV and film) and (retro gaming). He's also contributed articles to Texas Highways magazine. His favorite pastimes include craft beer snobbery, gaming and annoying his friends with random quotes from The King of Comedy. You can check out all of his literary naughty bits at View all posts by Bill Tucker

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