YBN Cordae feels like a rare breed within the sometimes divisive world of hip-hop due to his mixture of old-school soul and new-school style. X certainly marked the spot as Cordae Dunston, a young man formerly without coordinates, swiftly sold out Come & Take It Live on Friday.
“Me and Joe [Boley, bassist] were in the van one day, driving to Austin,” recalls Ethan – guitarist/vocalist for Austin’s most prominent acid-punk sibling band, the Boleys – between sniffles mere hours before he and his brother head into town for the Bernie Sanders rally. “We were trying to think of video ideas, when we saw this ambulance driver.”
South by Southwest unveiled its lineup this morning for the music festival’s largest annual series – the trio of free outdoor shows at Auditorium Shores. This year’s programming breaks down into pop, Americana/indie, and a Latin concert highlighting immigration support initiatives.
You know Val Kilmer as a superhero, a pilot, a gunfighter, and a bank robber, but he’s also - in real life - a painter who’s enthusiastic about the creation, facilitation, and presentation of art. Recently, the actor's found a kindred spirit locally with Mosaic Sound Collective.
Four years running and Hot Luck Festival just keeps getting better. The best backyard party of the year is back this Memorial Day weekend, May 21-24, featuring celebrity chefs, live music, and one-of-a-kind bites and sips.
A public information officer for the Travis County Sheriff’s Office confirmed to The Austin Chronicle this morning that the body of then-unidentified male had been found in the water near Hippie Hollow. This afternoon, Foster's sister, Queen Deelah, confirmed via Facebook that the body was that of her missing brother, Brenden Foster.