Author Archives: Bill Tucker

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 SkirmishFrogs.com (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 www.thesurrealityproject.com

Top 22 Geek Spots in Austin

Geek OUT!! My latest Austinot story highlights the greatest places in Austin to get your nerd on. From tabletop gaming to comics to conventions, it’s all here in this fascinating trip through epic fandom. Enjoy!

Top-Geek-Spots-in-Austin-1024x584

Advertisements

No Experience Necessary: Bougie’s Donuts Serves Fresh, Creative Donuts and Coffee

Donuts! My latest Austinot article is about a brand new donut shop with an interesting story behind it. Plus there’s a picture of Will in there. #incentive

feature 2


Nakia Celebrates 10-Year Anniversary With His Southern Cousins at Antone’s

From Austin soul man to contestant on The Voice and everything in between, Nakia has become a staple of the local Austin music scene. Was great of fun interviewing him and checking out his show for the story!

nakia-singing


Celis Brewery: Austin’s First Craft Brewery Reborn

My latest article features Austin’s first craft brewery returned to the local beer scene after a 15 year absence. Read all about it!

celis-beer-line

 


Tip Back a Glass of Our 8 Must-try Austin IPAs

IPA’s are all the rage in the craft beer world, and I’ve conjured up 8 local varieties for your tasting approval. Guaranteed to make you thirsty for a pint, even if it’s a school night!

pinthouse-pizza-electric-jellyfish


Top 7 Grilled Cheese Sandwiches in Austin

Three years ago, my first Austinot article was about gooey, delicious grilled cheese. Today, a refreshed version of the story has been published, and in my humble opinion, made more gooder. Click the image to drool!

emojis_grilled_cheese


The Black Angels Celebrate Latest Record With Stunning ACL Taping

While I’m not the biggest fan of psychedelic music, I appreciate when artists do it right. Fresh off their ACL Live taping, The Black Angels celebrated their latest record with a hard rocking performance. Click the pic to check it out!

feature