Posts Tagged ‘artists’

– Words by Philip James – HAND DRAWN RECORDS PRESENTS: The Unofficial South-By Showcase BRASS HOUSE – AUSTIN, TX // MARCH 20 & 21, 2015 No wristbands. No cover. // Two days. 40 bands. North Texas based label, Hand Drawn Records, announces second annual unofficial South-By showcase, coinciding with Austin’s famed music…

Hand Drawn Records. A Compilation. Volume 3. Live Studio Session at Big Acre Sound (Copper Canyon, TX) – Words by Michal Elizabeth Smith // Photos by Ronnie Jackson – Hand Drawn Records concluded the first night of tracking their third compilation album with indie-rock quartet, Always the Alibi. Previously featured on…

– Words by James Schultz – Next Saturday (3/8), famed Texas booking agency, Spune, is bringing the second installment of Untapped Festival back to Fort Worth, Texas, this time with alternative-pop headliner, The Joy Formidable. Fronted by enigmatic female lead, Rhiannon “Ritzy” Bryan, this Welsh band broadcasts an easy…

– By Michal Elizabeth Smith – Culture is continuously manipulating us into believing only musicians that are attractive can be successful. Society requires artists to measure up to a certain standard of “looks”, and if the benchmark is not met, they are thrown to the side. We are all guilty of scrolling through music w…

Gexa Energy Pavilion (Dallas, TX) –  Words by Krishen Anthony / Photos by James Villa – “A Side Stage, a Side-Side Stage, AND a Main Stage? Rockstar Energy Indeed!” Dallas’ Gexa Energy Pavilion hosted the Rockstar Energy Uproar Festival this week, headlined by 90’s alt-rock legends Alice in Chains and Jane’s Addiction.…

– By Austin Reed – Say what you will about the virtues of rock and roll. Say that it stands apart from other genres because of the malleable properties that effortlessly blend the best of every genre that surrounds it. Say it’s progressive because it provides a no-holds-barred creative outlet for some of the most obscu…

– We’rewolves by Dustin Blocker – RATING: “PUSH PLAY” Eight tracks of crunchy, blues border the thin line between an overt amount of grime and just enough grease in the debut eponymous effort of Fort Worth’s We’rewolves.  The results are as singularly trippy as they are lavishly conventional. A salient mash of heavy rh…

MUSIC WE CURRENTLY ENJOY “Listen to This! Thank us Later.” JUNE 2013: Music “On Tour Monthly Recommends” Track List: “Morning Sickness” by BOSNIAN RAINBOWS “Sweater Weather” by THE NEIGHBOURHOOD “Jack (LIVE Version)” by W.A. FITE “A New Life” by JIM JAMES “Pretty Pain” by OURS “DNA” by EMPIRE OF THE SUN “Affection (Tar…