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

Ray Prim Celebrates New Record During Soul-filled Set at North Door

Bad ass rock-n-soul played by a genuine musician who’s put in his dues, Ray Prim has skyrocketed to the upper echelon of the Austin scene. Read more about this up and coming artist by clicking the pic below!

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credit: Katie McDowell Photography

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Enjoy Comfort Food, Craft Beer, Good Times at Red’s Porch

When Jamie and I first moved to Austin, the second beer spot we visited was a two-story spot on South Lamar. A few years later, it was the last place we had drinks at before discovering she was pregnant.

Needless to say, I have a connection with Red’s Porch, a chilled out hangout with solid food, great beer, and fun vibes. Read all about it by clicking the image below!

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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!

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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

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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!

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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!

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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!

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