Posts Tagged ‘Live Shows’

– Words by Philip James // Photos courtesy the Artist – Even the hardiest of road musicians would exclaim that thirteen show dates in sixteen days is no joke. It’s a beating: physically, mentally and typically, even financially. Sleeping on friend’s couches, eating a steady glut of fast food and battling through middli…

– Words by Philip James – North Texas based label, Hand Drawn Records, hosts it’s second annual unofficial South-By showcase, coinciding with the famed music weekend on Friday, March 20th and Saturday, March 21st at Austin’s Brass House. Check out this playlist of the performing acts below and you’ll clearly hear why t…

15 SONG SET AVAILABLE ON DOUBLE VINYL, CD AND DIGITAL An occupational hazard of musical genius is categorization. Most humans, in the face of greatness crave sourcing. This desire can lead to labeled boxes impeding an evolving brilliance. Miles Davis began blowing big band tunes. Keith Richards, Eric Clapton and Albert…

Alt-pop band Echosmith has announced they will be joining American Authors on this fall’s Honda Civic Tour, a 3-week trek kicking off October 1 in Reno, NV. Following that run, the band will headline a handful of shows starting November 12 with stops in New York, Philadelphia, Chicago and more. See below for a full lis…

QuikTrip Ballpark (Grand Prairie, TX) March 14-16th With over 100 bands scheduled for this year’s South By So What?! Music Festival including heavy hitters; The Used, Taking Back Sunday, Between The Buried & Me, Of Mice & Men, and The Devil Wears Prada, the now, 3-day festival is expected to be the biggest in it’s seve…

– Words by Karl Heinz // Art by Dustin Blocker – Our independent label partners, Hand Drawn Records will be hosting their first-ever showcase during Austin’s SXSW this year at one of the city’s premiere jazz lounges, Brass House. The showcase, however, will be not be bringing jazz to the rooms, rather focusing on the l…

Lords of LA

LORD HURON @ TREES (DALLAS, TX) – Words by Austin Reed // Photos by James Villa – Lord Huron drew the short straw in terms of musical fairness. Which is a huge bummer. Back in September 2013, I had the pleasure of catching Alt-J at the House of Blues. Opening for Alt-J were these guys: an alarmingly talented Los Angele…

ON TOUR // SOLD OUT Trees (Dallas, TX) – Photos by James Villa –