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Phone flashlights on across the audience as the stage beams blue and soft white lights as the band performs.

Concert Review

Turning the Moody Center into Margaritaville: Jimmy Buffett Concert Review

By Lexi Delarosa Music Journalist   The Margaritaville multimillionaire himself, Jimmy Buffett, turned the southeast corner of the UT campus into a luau party as he graced the stage at 8 p.m. on June 11, 2022, at the Moody Center. His Life on the Flip Side Redux Tour was the fourteenth event to take place in Austin’s new arena that opened in late April.   Now, I was under the impression that […]

todayJune 20, 2022 28

The top of the stage reads, “SXSW OUTDOOR STAGE,” with a large banner on either side that reads, “SXSW 2022 OUTDOOR STAGE AT LADY BIRD LAKE” with a list of sponsors underneath. On stage, 5-piece group Mt. Joy is performing with purple and blue lights behind them.

Music

Mt. Joy at SXSW

By Hannah Walls Music Journalist In 2018, indie rock group Mt. Joy played a SXSW show at Stubb’s Bar-B-Q with only three songs on their setlist. I had the opportunity to hear this little anecdote this past Saturday while anxiously awaiting their 2022 performance on the Outdoor Stage at Lady Bird Lake, the largest SXSW stage. As I stood in the crowd of what had to be hundreds of people […]

todayMarch 24, 2022 48

Two guitarists play intensely in front of a red background with marquee letters spelling out "SXSJ 2022." The guitarist on the right is standing and playing a brown and white guitar, and the guitarist on the left is on her knees playing a black and white guitar. Between the two in the background is a drummer playing at a yellow drumset.

SXSW Coverage

South by San Jose Makes a Strong First Impression

By Tiera Allen DJ On Wednesday, March 16, I had the pleasure of attending my first South by Southwest event at South by San Jose. South by San Jose (or SXSJ) is an annual all-ages event hosted in the parking lot between Hotel San Jose and Jo’s Coffee on South Congress Avenue. 2022 marks its 21st year, and it prides itself on being “always and forever free.” Doors opened at […]

todayMarch 23, 2022 27

Photo features Tombus sitting on a black stool and singing into a microphone. He is lit by yellow lighting with two microphone stands to his left.

Music

Live Music and Local Business: Canon Take a Shot Showcase at Precision Camera & Video

By McKenna Wells Local Music Director Thursday and Friday at Precision Camera & Film was full of music as they put on the Take a Shot showcase. Canon was lending out cameras so people could come and practice their concert photography skills. Not only was I able to go support local artists but I was able to capture them much better than my iPhone eight could even dream possible. I […]

todayMarch 21, 2022 37 1

Photo features the band Chancla fight club performing on stage lit up with blue and green lights. There is a projection of some cartoons behind them. Front and center is lead singer Ashley Dawson, a bass player to her left, a guitar player to her right, and a drummer behind her.

Music

Emo Lives on at SXSW: Texas Emo Club at The Ballroom

By McKenna Wells Local Music Director The showcase that Texas Emo Club put on at the Ballroom at Spider House was hands down the event I was most looking forward to covering for SXSW 2022 and let me say, I was not wrong to do so. As a self-proclaimed emo kid myself, I put on my fishnets and worn-out doc martens and headed to Austin Wednesday morning. The first band […]

todayMarch 20, 2022 51 1

Photo features Mike and the Moonpies on stage. There are red lights on the band and 6th street in Austin can be seen behind them.

SXSW Coverage

Texas Country Takes On SXSW: Mike and the Moonpies at the Blind Pig Pub

By McKenna Wells Local Music Director Country music isn’t what most would associate with SXSW music festival but, Monday night at the Blind Pig Pub would have changed your mind. I was fortunate enough to able to see Austin band, Mike and the Moonpies headline for KOKE FM’s rooftop showcase. Mike and the Moonpies frontman, Mike Harmeier started the band in 2007 and they have since released eight albums including […]

todayMarch 18, 2022 61 1

There are multiple skyscrapers and light poles in the photo as the sun sets.

Events

Cultures Colliding at SXSW

By Jordan Young Rap R&B Director SXSW has become an event for affluent millennials and older to party under the guise of networking. As I walked the streets of downtown Austin, the sight of middle-aged white men and women in business attire became a common theme. I would be lying if I told you I didn't anticipate that SXSW would lack diversity, However, the lack of college-age kids in a […]

todayMarch 17, 2022 54 2 3

Three-piece live band for Ginger Root performing outdoors at Mohawk in Austin, Texas. Cameron Lew on vocals and keys (left), Matt Carney on drums (center) and Dylan Hovis on bass (right).

Interviews

Ginger Root Plays Brand New Setlist in Austin

Samantha Oesch Music Journalist Cameron Lew, the multifaceted mind behind Ginger Root, played his first show back in Austin, Texas, with a full band on October 18th at Mohawk in the Red River Cultural District. Currently, on tour as support for the Australian rock band, Middle Kids, Lew and his two other band members, Dylan Hovis [bass] and Matt Carney [drums] played a set jam-packed consisting of mostly new tracks. […]

todayOctober 19, 2021 79 2

A poster for the Austin City Limits Music Festival for 2021. It lists the dates of both weekends and shows the landscape of Zilker Park.

Austin City Limits

Underrated Performers Attending ACL 2021

By Cassidy Segovia Music Journalist With the beloved Austin City Limits Music Festival just around the corner, it is normal to start preparing by listening to headliners weeks in advance. Popular artists such as Tyler, The Creator, Miley Cyrus, and Billie Eilish are set to perform at the festival, but a lot of other underrated artists are performing throughout the weekend as well. If you are looking for some fresh […]

todaySeptember 22, 2021 102

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