Posts Tagged ‘denton’

Words by Jordan Buford – Photos by James Villa Rockin Rodeo – Denton, TX / Thursday, June 18th, 2015 Barely more than three months ago, Aaron Lewis played a more than memorable show in Fort Worth. That marked my first time seeing the man who is most well known for fronting the alt metal band Staind doing his solo count…

-Words by Philip James // Photos by James Villa – Exit 380’s “Photomaps”  vinyl reissue in new alternative packaging – only 300 produced – Ships: April 3rd, 2015 Last year’s release of Photomaps (August 2014) marked a seminal time in Exit 380’s storied 16 year history. In the band’s previous five full length efforts (a…

Exit 380’s New Album, Photomaps, Available Exclusively on Vinyl – Words by Jordan Buford // Photos by Brooke Adams, James Villa and Ronnie Jackson – It was right at noon when I pulled up in front of a house somewhere in the city of Murphy, Texas. Upon stepping out of my car, I noticed a sign in the front yard. “Yard of…

– By Danielle Longueville – Push Play Denton, Texas: A city known for its “keep it local” mentality, thrives on raw, unprecedented creations courtesy of their residents. From local eateries and home roasters to indie pop artists and techno fiends, there is an eclectic foliage of artisans here. However, there is a group…

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 – Post-rock glitch duo, Summer of Glaciers recorded their newest song, “To the Ground” for Hand Drawn Records’ third compilation album. Pulling from electr…

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 – Four-piece rock band, Swindle Boys, kicked off the second day of recording HDR’s third compilation album with an atmospheric track, “The Stranger.” This…

– By Austin Reed – “PUSH PLAY” Sure, snagging the Best Label nod from the 2013 Dallas Observer Music Awards back in November probably carried with it a little much-deserved pomp and circumstance. But the folks over at Hand Drawn Records have since acted relatively unphased. Which is weird. At the moment, they’re hummin…

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 – John Earle Mainord charmed the ears of many with his transcending vocals and humbling story. Maindord’s amiable personality combined with his distinguish…