Posts Tagged ‘pictures’

Trees (Dallas, TX) -Words by Jordan Buford // Photos by James Villa – I have never seen Deftones. To be perfectly honest (and please, don’t hate me for this), their music is just too heavy for my tastes. So, obviously, I have never seen the great Chino Moreno perform; but when the opportunity came to check out his side…

Trees (Dallas, TX) – Words by Jordan Buford // Photos by James Villa – At only nine-o’clock Trees was already packed with a sold-out crowd who were on anxiously awaiting Crosses. They still had some time to wait, though, as Birds of Tokyo was serving as the main support band. “Here in this moment, the silence is comfor…

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 – Seasoned veterans, Exit 380 tracked their single, “The Love Sleeps” for Hand Drawn Records’ third compilation album. The track is tinged with an alt-coun…

Trees (Dallas, TX) – Words by Jordan Buford // Photos by James Villa – These last eight to nine months have been huge for Nothing More. The San Antonio four-piece released their long-awaited new album last summer and did a series of shows all over Texas and in the surrounding states supporting it. Then came the Aftersh…

Trees (Dallas, TX) -Words by Jordan Buford // Photos by Ronnie Jackson – It’s all in a name. That’s what they say, anyway; and that was probably what Joshua Epstein and Daniel Zott were thinking when they formed Dale Earnhardt Jr. Jr. It’s not only an easy name to remember, but also one that gets you attention as soon…

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

Lola’s Saloon (Fort Worth, TX) – Words by James Schultz // Photos by James Villa – It was the Sunday night before Christmas, and it was cold, really cold, like witch’s teat type of cold. It was also a night for celebration, as the long-anticipated debut album for Un Chien was set to be released on this frigid evening a…

The Joy Formidable | Paramore – Words by Michal Elizabeth Smith | Photos by James Villa – I was faced with a myriad of trials throughout 2013, but two concerts acted as an I.V., keeping me strong during each adversity. I think we’re all ready for the New Year, but let’s take a look at what concerts 2013 brought us. The…