Thursday, April 2 2015
Homegrown captures the weirdness of Austin, as depicted in music poster art from the hippie days to the punk days.
Monday, March 23 2015
Americana legend James McMurtry is fiery, opinionated, and smart as a whip. His latest (accidental) endeavor: Occupy spokesman.
Thursday, March 19 2015
BØRNS, Ryn Weaver, and Stromae all stand out as artists poised to break out big in 2015 after their stellar performances at SXSW.
Wednesday, March 4 2015
Catchy guitar riffs and political acumen make up the new tune by the Denton, Texas outfit the Demigs, "Melamine".
Monday, December 1 2014
To the seizure-prone, be wary of the latest track by the Austin, Texas band Knifight, "Young Lovers". If the relentless groove of the song's fretless bass riff doesn't get you, the flashy visuals of the lyric video will.
Monday, October 27 2014
With his new self-titled album, Wade Bowen has made what he calls "the record to start the next phase of my career."
Monday, May 5 2014
Texas singer-songwriter Collin Herring is back after a five-year absence with an exciting new album. Sometimes things really are worth the wait.
Sunday, July 21 2013
Shine is a giddy collection of songs, but therein lies the biggest problem with the LP: it feels like a compilation.
Sunday, April 7 2013
Allen ponders the meaning of life, sex, and dreams to a sparse musical accompaniment.
Monday, April 1 2013
For Parquet Courts, "slacker" isn't just a lifestyle, it's a full-blown worldview and in Light Up Gold, they play like revolutionaries.