Derek Udensi

23 entries
ACL Live Review: Pnthn
Pnthn
San Marcos collective puts on a cafeteria cypher

Music, Oct. 14, 2019

ACL Live Review: Denzel Curry
Denzel Curry
South Floridian MC booms and quakes and commands

Music, Oct. 13, 2019

ACL Live Review: Lil Uzi Vert
Lil Uzi Vert
First weekend no-show puts on a G-rated rager

Music, Oct. 12, 2019

ACL Live Review: Koffee
Koffee
Jamaican reggae teen nuh rise and boast

Music, Oct. 7, 2019

ACL Live Review: 21 Savage
21 Savage
A cold-hearted voice relaying intense indecency over trap beats

Music, Oct. 6, 2019

ACL Live Review: Tierra Whack
Tierra Whack
Philly rapper and ascending goddess reopens Whack World

Music, Oct. 6, 2019

A Timeline of Collegiate E-Sports in Texas
A Timeline of Collegiate E-Sports in Texas

Screens, Oct. 3, 2019

Sunday ACL Fest 2019 Record Reviews
Lizzo
Cuz I Love You (Record Review)

Music, Oct. 3, 2019

UT Students Break Into E-Sports Through Longhorn Gaming
UT Students Break Into E-Sports Through Longhorn Gaming
The university's independent organization gains notoriety in the competitive gaming world

Screens, Oct. 3, 2019

Flying Lotus Orchestrates a DIY IMAX at Emo’s
Flying Lotus Orchestrates a DIY IMAX at Emo’s
L.A. experimentalist becomes the electro god of hellfire

Music, Sept. 16, 2019

Mary J. Blige & Nas Prove Their Royalty at COTA
Mary J. Blige & Nas Prove Their Royalty at COTA
Co-headlining NYC legends marathon 150 nonstop minutes

Music, Aug. 5, 2019

Jackie Venson Strips Off Her Blues Band and Becomes Her Own
Jackie Venson Strips Off Her Blues Band and Becomes Her Own "DJ"
Austin's reigning Best Guitarist scales the ladder to the roof

Music, July 25, 2019

Texas Platters
Jackie Venson
Joy (Record Review)

Music, June 13, 2019

Vieux Farka Touré and Jackie Venson Help Christen the 04 Center
Vieux Farka Touré and Jackie Venson Help Christen the 04 Center
Malian blues meets Austin blues via world-class shredders

Music, June 3, 2019

Smino Slays in Emo’s Sell-Out
Smino Slays in Emo’s Sell-Out
St. Louis rapper gave the Nikes off his feet

Music, April 29, 2019

The Summit on Race in America: Motown at 60
The Summit on Race in America: Motown at 60
Detroit pop icons continue in the name of love

Music, April 11, 2019

The Summit on Race in America: Songwriters in the Round Panel Recap
The Summit on Race in America: Songwriters in the Round Panel Recap
Multiple generations of black artists push for music in schools

Music, April 10, 2019

Texas Platters
The Teeta
Teeta World (Record Review)

Music, April 4, 2019

Texas Platters
Magna Carda
Ladee (Record Review)

Music, March 21, 2019

SXSW Music Panel: The Hip-Hop Bubble That Popped Culture
SXSW Music Panel: The Hip-Hop Bubble That Popped Culture
Long ignored, the genre now takes industry to the next level

SXSW, March 15, 2019

SXSW Music Review: Omar Apollo
SXSW Music Review: Omar Apollo
Chicano psych-soul breakout busts a move

SXSW, March 14, 2019

SXSW Music Review: Boy Better Know Collective
SXSW Music Review: Boy Better Know Collective
London grime collective seizes Seventh Street

SXSW, March 13, 2019

A Boogie Wit da Hoodie at Emo’s
A Boogie Wit da Hoodie at Emo’s
Chart-topper employs Monster Energy on East Riverside Drive

Music, Feb. 21, 2019

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