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

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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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!

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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!

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Pinballz Combines 80’s Nostalgia With Modern Games Since 2010

Chock full of memories from my childhood days of wandering around arcades, my latest article is about Pinballz, a mecca of classic gaming. Enjoy!

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Emily Bell Celebrates Latest Record With Blistering 3Ten ACL Live Set

Emily Bell rocked 3Ten ACL Live a couple of weeks ago in celebration of her brand new record, “Kali”. Click the image below to read about the show, the album, and this fascinating, ever-changing artist.

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