Category Archives: Featured Artist

Euphoria Music Festival

Euphoria Music Festival releases line-up for April 2017 featuring 70 artists Euphoria will be hosting its sixth annual music, camping and community festival at Carson Creek Ranch in Austin, Texas from Apr. 6-9, 2017. Founded by Mitch Morales, the 2017 festival includes headliners like Chromeo, … Continue reading

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Death of A Dream

On a balmy Texas winter evening, in that hazy space between Christmas and New Year’s, I sat with members of one of Austin’s emerging metal bands, Death of A Dream, to talk shop. After a formidable debut year in 2015, … Continue reading

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Velvet Caravan

Velvet Caravan is a musical ensemble of artists from around the world based in The Deep South of Savannah, Georgia. Their genre is often described as “European redneck” music: an infusion of Southern, Gypsy, Latin and Honky-tonk styles all morphed … Continue reading

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David Yow Fronts the Jazzus Lizard…Wendy WWAD

David Yow first blew my mind back in the 80’s when my roommate turned me on to Austin local band Scratch Acid‘s self-titled debut EP, and also their first full length album Just Keep Eating. A newcomer to drugs, UT, … Continue reading

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Stardust art legend David Bowie dies after his 69th birthday — Written by Nicolette Mallow

Recently the world lost an illustrious artist: David Bowie. After battling cancer in secret for 18 months, Starman David Bowie died on January 10, 2016 at the age of 69. Around the globe fans are mourning the loss and memorializing … Continue reading

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Venomous Maximus Interview…by Vanessa Hadrych

Since their inception in 2009, Venomous Maximus has grown from a fledgling local band, enduring the growing pains of establishing their brand and building a fanbase; today, they sport an ever-growing resume of music, videos, tours, and… hot sauce? With two … Continue reading

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Elvis Costello’s memoir: Unfaithful Music & Disappearing Ink — by Nicolette Mallow

Elvis Costello was the featured guest for an interview with Evan Smith at Book People in Austin, Texas on October 20, 2015. Recently, Costello wrote a memoir titled Unfaithful Music & Disappearing Ink. This exclusive interview was part of his book tour. Entering … Continue reading

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Tears of Diamonds & A Heart of Silver: The Legendary Bill Carter and The Blame — Written by Nicolette Mallow

Tears of Diamonds & A Heart of Silver: The Legendary Bill Carter and The Blame  Walking into The High Road to see Bill Carter play music, I knew I would recognize him on stage but I was ambivalent whether or … Continue reading

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Bloody Valentine ~ Interview with Devallia of Bloody Hammers by Madame X

Bloody Hammers is self-described Southern Gothic Mountain Fuzz from Transylvania County (Charlotte, NC). The beautiful and bewitching Devallia shared with me the bloody love story that is key to the band’s prosperity though veiled in the macabre.      Photo by Anders … Continue reading

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Angelo Moore and Eric McFadden…by Shirley Can

So I went to this show on Valentine’s Day, alone. Not that I wasn’t asked out, but the options were limited so, I decided to wing it solo. I had never heard of Eric McFadden, but being a longtime fan … Continue reading

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