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Isabella Castro-Cota

23 articles in 2018

ACL Live Review: Amber Mark

Main stage opener preps for headlining status

Music Daily, Oct. 15, 2018 9:20 AM

ACL Live Review: IamDDB

Brit MC prompts instant loyalty through strut, charm, and XOX

Music Daily, Oct. 14, 2018 8:55 AM

ACL Live Review: Big Thief

Adrianne Lenker and company cradle the human condition

Music Daily, Oct. 13, 2018 8:30 AM

Shawn Mendes

Shawn Mendes

Music Feature, Oct. 11, 2018

Ravyn Lenae


Music Feature, Oct. 4, 2018

Blood Orange

Negro Swan

Music Feature, Oct. 4, 2018

Camila Cabello


Music Feature, Oct. 4, 2018

Breaking the Ice With Iceage

“Difficult” singer Elias Bender Rønnenfelt isn’t

Music Daily, May. 24, 2018 7:00 AM

Unplugged: Lowering the Volume of the Live Music Capital

Ley Line, Aaron Stephens, Team Goodtimes, Uncle Pie Hole, and more grounded sounds

Music Feature, May. 17, 2018

The War & Treaty

Down to the River

Music Review, Apr. 19, 2018

Ibeyi Transmits

Sisters prove the measure of their society

Music Daily, Apr. 13, 2018 2:00 PM

King Krule Rules

UK singer-rapper slings predominantly bro catharsis

Music Daily, Apr. 11, 2018 1:55 PM

SXSW Music Review: Mozart La Para

“Viva Latinos!”

SXSW Daily, Mar. 17, 2018 1:20 PM

SXSW Music Review: Princess Nokia

Breakout rapper reps an entire matriarchy

SXSW Daily, Mar. 16, 2018 11:05 AM

SXSW Music Review: Kelela

D.C. electro R&B diva entrances fan girls

SXSW Daily, Mar. 15, 2018 10:42 AM

SXSW Music Review: Bad Gyal

Catalonian feminist anthems for lux-filled lives

SXSW Daily, Mar. 14, 2018 11:10 AM

Priority Pop at SXSW Music

If you've gotta pick and choose, you can't go wrong with these 11 breakouts

Music Feature, Mar. 14, 2018

SXSW Music Interview: Mozart La Para

Dominican singer born Erickson Fernández never had a plan B

Music Feature, Mar. 14, 2018

SXSW Music Review: Ivy Sole

“Black girl magic”

Music Daily, Mar. 13, 2018 10:59 AM

12 Breakthrough Austin Bands at SXSW Music

This fuzzy rock fourpiece is the first to admit – they’re better live

Music Feature, Mar. 8, 2018

Lana Del Rey Hypnotizes

Throwback diva prompts Erwin Center to song

Music Daily, Feb. 12, 2018 2:00 PM

Jeff Bryant

Sleeping With the Lights On

Music Review, Feb. 8, 2018

How José González Took Off

Swedish Argentine reflects on his quietude

Music Daily, Feb. 1, 2018 9:00 AM

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