R&B/hip-hop icon Lauryn Hill made the most of her weekend in Austin with a Fun Fun Fun Fest performance and her ‘Austin City Limits’ debut taping. The rare television performance was everything you think it was, and then some.
Atlanta alt-rnb singer-songwriter and Fool’s Gold recording artist BOSCO will be performing a headlining concert in Austin this month at Empire Control Room & Garage. Enter our drawing for a chance to win tickets to the show.
The ultimate purveyor of all things fun, Transmission Events, announced the lineup for this year’s annual Fun Fun Fun Fest. This year is a big one as it will be the festival’s 10th anniversary event. Jane’s Addiction, Wu-Tang Clan, Venom and more are scheduled to perform. Oh, and Bill Nye breaks down the science of fun for you. Yes, that Bill Nye.
Brooklyn-based alt-r&b duo Denitia and Sene create some of the best chilled-out, futuristic soul music you’ll hear today. The duo is on tour and making their way to Austin for a headlining concert at The Parish in February. Enter our drawing for a chance to win tickets to the show.
First Fridays mean that it is time to shake ya’ ass at Body Rock ATX. DJ Chorizo Funk and Riders Against The Storm host the city’s best dance party at The Sahara Lounge. This month they pay tribute to the greats of R&B and then some.
R&B singer Jason Derulo announced the release of his new album and a performance on Dancing With The Stars. Your boy is #official.
Jessica Childress has been impressing professional musicians and the public alike since her breakthrough performance on NBC’s The Voice (Team Usher). See her live during South by Southwest.
The hottest dance party in The Live Music Capital tonight will be at popular eastside hot spot, The Sahara Lounge. DJ Chicken George and the Body Rock crew are paying tribute to the incredible Stevie Wonder. Peace, love and soul y’all.
Nokia and Verizon Wireless presented an exclusive launch event at the legendary Arlyn Studios – Austin’s original premiere recording facility, featuring a special live performance by Solange. Yes, the sister to you know who.
New R&B songstress Bago is headlining at Holy Mountain on Friday, January 18. Win tickets to experience her and all her hotness from Red River Noise. You’re welcome.
Santigold is definitely a keeper. The eclectic artist recently released the video for her song “The Keepers,” on Noisey. The video for “The Keepers” centers around Santigold and the idyllic 1950s American family. As the video goes on, the visuals become much darker as the world around them falls apart, and the present reality of […]
Written by Annar Verold. Austin-based funk/hip-hop/rock and roll– or better defined as “chunk”– band, T Bird and the Breaks have released a new single, “Good So Bad”. In 2011, the band kept busy with the release of their latest album, Never Get Out of this Funk Alive, touring with Galactic, and stealing the show at […]
The daughter of a Nigerian father and a German mother, Nneka portrays the essence of real, emotive music. Growing up the plains of Nigeria, Nneka soaked the rhythms and harmonies of the region and channels it into her music. A balanced combination of reggae grooves, Afropop and hip hop beats, Nneka has performed over 150 […]
Review by Ian Morales. Photos by Kristie Bocanegra. After Austin’s own DJ Mel finished spinning on Wednesday night at Stubb’s, I started to feel like I was in some sort of a time warp. The ticket stub I was holding may have said 2011, but I swear the minute Raphael Saadiq took the stage I […]