Fall 2013

Digital Edition



Table of Contents

On the Cover

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    Peter Bay: A Classic Maestro with an Austin Attitude

    The musical odyssey of Peter Bay. By Steve Uhler; Photos by Cody Hamilton; Hair by Maegan Foster, Avant Salon; Makeup by Lauren Lumsden, Rae Cosmetics; Styling by Ashley Hargrove; Shot …

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Special Feature

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    Three of Austin’s Most Creative Men

    By Andy East; Photos by William Russell There is nothing more human than creativity. In fact, everything from the streets on which we drive to the art that inspires us …

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    The Ultimate Bison Tailgate

    Bison connoisseurs Corey Harris and John Russell share their recipes for an unforgettable tailgate menu. By Caroline Khoury, Photos by JoJo Marion, Styling by Andrea Doyle It’s time for a …

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Letters

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    From the Editor

    By Deborah Hamilton-Lynne, Photo by Destry Jaimes Heart and Soul. It is a classic, catchy piano duet that from the first three notes almost everyone recognizes. What most people don’t …

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Contributors

The Buzz

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    The Buzz

    Comedy Russell Brand: Messiah Complex The Paramount Theatre, Sept. 26 Beginning his career as a stand- up comedian, Russell Brand shot to fame with the Judd Apatow comedies Forgetting Sarah …

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    5 Things We’re Loving Right Now

    By Courtney Bell CD: The Warren Hood Band The Warren Hood Band released its self-titled debut album this summer, kicking off a tour to showcase what the talented trio has …

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    ACL 2013

    Our picks of artists you don’t want to miss for the Austin City Limits music festival 2013. By Caroline Khoury Austin’s beloved music festival is drawing near, with full intentions …

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    Fall Festival Preview

    Austin Film Festival and Conference Fall is the season to see and be seen in Austin. This year, the Austin Film Festival (AFF) and Conference celebrates its 20th anniversary, so …

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    Women of ACL

    Four must-see ladies who will rock your world come October. By Katie Paschall Court Yard Hounds You might recognize this folk duo from a little trio known as the Dixie …

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    Natural Rhythm

    Playing to his passion for music, the co-founder of Daily Juice and Rhythm Superfoods launches Karmakaze Productions. By Jane Kellogg, Photo by Elizabeth Shear Keith Wahrer did not set out …

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    Playing it Cool: The Founders of Yeti Coolers

    Roy and Ryan Seiders, cofounders of YETI Coolers, build on their love of the great outdoors. By Andy East; Photo by Rudy Arocha Co-founders of Austin-based YETI Coolers, brothers Roy …

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The Good Life

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    Food Trucking Through Texas

    A journey to find the quirkiest gourmet trailer treats in the Lone Star State. By Tiffany Harelik, Easy slider photo by Tiffany Harelik; Craft Infusion photo by Kelly Wendt Photography. …

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    Fired Up

    Tips and tricks of the trade for novice grillers or the ultimate barbeque snob. By Rachel Merriman, Photo by Rudy Arocha If the reactions to Texas Monthly’s list of the …

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    Austin Classic: Scholz Garten

    Steeped in 147 years of fun-loving history, Austin’s oldest operating business is a far cry from your local sports bar. By Erin Gray, Photo by Elizabeth Shear When first-time visitors …

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    So you want to be a sommelier?

    What it takes to join the elite and become the ultimate wine authority. By Matt McGinnis; Photo courtesy of Forgotten Man Fimls/Samuel Goldwyn Films; Bottom right photo courtesy of Forgotten …

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    F1 Returns to Austin

    How the ultimate Euro-centric motor sport took ATX by storm, and what to look for this year. By Anthony French “It’s not vital for F1. There are bigger markets for …

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    Great Golf on the Emerald Isle

    Moving beyond the coast, inland travel in Ireland begets great golf. By Steve Habel The idea that comes to mind when one thinks of playing golf in Ireland is of …

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    A Night with Andy and Sir Elton

    A grand slam gala benefiting under-privileged Austin youth. By Erin Gray He is best known for being a grand slam singles champion, but recently, Andy Roddick has been hitting grand …

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The Essentials

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    Gearing up for Cooler Weather

    Photos by Rudy Arocha Dress it Up John Varvatos USA chukka boot, $198 and John Varvatos USA blazer, $199, available at Nordstrom, 2901 S. Capital of Texas Hwy., 512.691.3500.. WANT …

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    The Bonobos Guideshop

    The men’s clothing store opens a location in Austin, dedicated to personalized shopping, fit and style. Austin welcomes the latest trend in men’s fashion—The Bonobos Guideshop—a new men’s shopping experience, …

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    6 Ways to Get Clean

    Seven Products to Keep the Most Active Men Fresh and Clean. Photo by Rudy Arocha Aveda Men Pureformance Shampoo, $19, available at Avant Salon & Spa, 507 Pressler St., #800, …

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The Opposite Sex

In the Know

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    Noise Control: Keeping Your Ears Safe

    Preventing and dealing with hearing loss. By Jill Case Fall is coming, and with it some of the things we especially enjoy in Texas— hunting season, sporting events, F1 and …

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    Chained to Your Desk?

    Try a simple workout with a colleague at the office to stay in shape, clear your mind and increase productivity. By Ryan Nail, Photos by Rudy Arocha You’re at your …

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    College Football Preview

    By Brian Jones, Photo by Cody Hamilton You know how the saying goes: Fool me once, shame on you. Fool me twice, shame on me. The Texas Longhorns sure fooled …

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    The Art of Persuasion

    Seven winning ways to approach your boss with a problem. By John Langenfeld, Illustration by Sarah Quatrano There are good butterflies to have in your stomach, and there are bad …

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    Creative Language in the Digital Age

    Understanding the new shorthand. By Clay Nichols What do I think about emotipros and emoticons? Fair warning: This column will include closed captioning for non-native digital citizens and may still …

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    It’s Not About Getting Rich Quick

    Staying on track with your retirement investments. By James W. Hamilton, III Investing for your retirement isn’t about getting rich quick. More often, it’s about having a game plan that …

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    Eyes of Texas

    Attention sports fans: We’ve found the girl of your dreams. By Adam Linehan, Photo by Rudy Arocha If you’re a fan of UT sports, chances are you’re familiar with this …

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    Looking for Love in All the Wrong Places

    There is no shortcut to finding a compatible partner. By Eric Leech The best way to find a woman with similar values is while you are out enjoying your favorite …

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The Last Word

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    The Last Word

    By Roy Spence Veteran’s Day is Nov. 11. It is a federal holiday, a day set aside to honor those men and w omen who served their country in the …

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