We’ll be giving away a pair of tickets this Friday afternoon on our Facebook page. All you have to do is click “Like” on our page to qualify. This only applies to fans in the Central Texas area capable of making it to the show. Now, for the bands….
Royal Forest is an Austin-based quintet fronted by Cody Ground, whose haunting Thome Yorke-like vocals have helped the group impress critics and bloggers alike from Austin to the U.K. After what was an impressive SXSW, Royal Forest released their self-titled EP, which they are letting fans download for free here. If the EP is a glimpse of what’s to come in the near future, hipsters in Austin and beyond should be drooling at the mouth in anticipation.
Currently on tour supporting her new album, You (Understood), Samantha Crain has received praise for her sophomore release from indie tastemakers such as Paste Magazine and the Los Angeles-based radio station KCRW. The popular live music blog Daytrotter featured Crain back in January.
Be sure and check out Crain live this Saturday night to see what all the buzz about. Here is her new music video for her single “Santa Fe” from You (Understood):