Walter Sobchak

  • Blogs

    June 19, 2014

    The Westword Music Showcase schedules of a few people who know their way around

    It's a cherished music-festival tradition: You study the schedule, pick the bands you want to see, plot your day and ultimately throw the whole thing out the window. Still, with more than 140 bands playing this year's Westword Music Showcase, you'll have to at least try to make some decisions. We as ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 17, 2010

    Save the verbal tips -- give cash

    ​The meal is going well. The customers are enjoying their food and each others' company. They like the wine I recommended and I even manage to appear witty and competent. The table is compiling a nice bill -- so nice that I'm thinking about upgrading to the second cheapest beer at the bar afte ... More >>

  • Film

    March 5, 1998