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SXSW Music Review: Abhi the Nomad
Third-culture kid sweats up some Childish Gambino
"...Abhi the Nomad bounces around onstage like a second grader..."

March 17, 2018 Music Post by Clara Wang

Playback: A Nomad in Austin
Abhi the Nomad drops anchor, Whip In’s new soul, and Wilson Marks makes his mark
"...my life except my family and my music," reveals Abhi Sridharan Vaidehi, the 23-year-old rapper/singer better known as Abhi..."

Feb. 23, 2018 Music Column by Kevin Curtin

Faster Than Sound: KVRX Launches the Largest College Radio Festival
KVRX station manager Gab Soong starts the largest ever student-run radio fest, national phone theft ring uncovered from ACL Fest, and Big Thief’s Buck Meek settles down outside the city
"...her first meeting for KVRX 91.7FM. She asked if the UT radio station put on a festival. Aside from..."

March 1, 2019 Music Column by Rachel Rascoe

Free Week 2019 Is in the Rearview Mirror, but These Homegrown Standouts Aren't
10 local showcases that got us excited for what’s to come this year
"...Abhi the Nomad, the Bishops, Magna CardaStubb’s, Jan. 3..."

Jan. 11, 2019 Music Feature by Rachel Rascoe

A Year in Local Music Crams Onto One Stage at the 2018/19 Austin Music Awards
Unique musical moments make for a night of fan-voted accolades
"...Community, legacy, and the Austin music of today. That's a tough trio to..."

Feb. 22, 2019 Music Feature by Kevin Curtin

Photos From the Final Weekend of SXSW 2019
"...Del the Funky Homosapien..."

March 18, 2019 Photo Gallery

SXSW Unveils Third Artist List
Bedouine, Priests, Mystery Lights, Kokoko!, and 297 more
"...that’s thick with Austin buzz acts – Molly Burch, Abhi the Nomad, the Teeta – and international intrigues including..."

Jan. 9, 2019 Music Post by Kevin Curtin

SXSW’s Eighth Artist List
Nathaniel Rateliff, Bun B, Rob Stone, and 141 more
"...by Southwest added 144 new acts this morning, among them R&B breakouts Nathaniel Rateliff & the Night Sweats, Houston..."

Feb. 15, 2018 Music Post by Kevin Curtin

Playback: SXSW Again Pivots on Rap
Hip-hop sustains the Festival's star power
"...South by Southwest remains the only time of the year you'll see a rapper..."

March 16, 2018 Music Column by Kevin Curtin

Austin Music Awards Announce a Special Performance by Ryan Bingham
Oscar-winning onetime local makes AMA debut
"...Ryan Bingham, the gritty troubadour whose award-winning career took root in Central..."

Feb. 27, 2019 Music Post by Kevin Curtin

SXSW Music Steps Up Ninth Artist List
Japanese Breakfast, Broken Social Scene, Ambar Lucid and 154 others
"...until South by Southwest Music week swings into action, the fest’s booking picks up the pace, adding 157 acts,..."

Feb. 21, 2019 Music Post by Kevin Curtin

Faster Than Sound: 15 SXSW Buzz Bands to Cure Millennial Burnout
By legs, Lyft, or Lime scooter, get to the following 15 acts
"...suddenly recall promising a friend I would stop by their dinky afternoon set. And I can just see it..."

March 8, 2019 Music Column by Rachel Rascoe

37th Annual Austin Music Awards Kick Open Some Back Doors
Generations old and new nab honors and rock the Moody
"...Margaret Moser, who directed the AMAs for decades and turned the event into the..."

Feb. 28, 2019 Music Post by Doug Freeman

Austin Music Awards Reveals 2019 Lineup
Punk icons, big name scions, viral rappers, and more top the talent
"...one city,” Austin’s big, busy, boundless music scene comes together at the Austin Music Awards on Feb. 27 at..."

Jan. 22, 2019 Music Post by Kevin Curtin

Playback: My Top 100 Austin Records of 2018
Kevin Curtin picks his favorite local sounds of the year
"...The Bible, which I've never actually read, says we judge..."

Dec. 21, 2018 Music Column by Kevin Curtin

Playback: 2018-19 Austin Music Poll Ballot
Kevin Curtin votes in the only election that matters, and you can too
"...Up all night pacing the floor, sweating, jotting names down on pieces of paper,..."

Nov. 16, 2018 Music Column by Kevin Curtin

99 Austin Acts at SXSW Music
Support the home team!
"...own truncated moniker in 2016 for Get Out of the City. The shift allowed the decadelong Austin scene veteran..."

March 16, 2018 Music Feature

Here Are Your 2018/19 Austin Music Award Winners
Best band, musician, song, radio station, and more Top 10s chosen by you
"...BEST OF THE YEAR Best Austin Band..."

March 1, 2019 Music Feature

10 Free Week Acts to Watch This Weekend
Keep an eye out for these musicians in 2019
"...Abhi the NomadStubb’s, Thu. 3 For the next three years,..."

Jan. 4, 2019 Music Feature by Rachel Rascoe

Faster Than Sound: A Tale of Two Red River Fests
Free Week and This Is Austin, Not That Great share Red River
"...Amid the treacherous landscape of Texas music festival profitability, two multi-venue..."

Jan. 4, 2019 Music Column by Rachel Rascoe

Our Music Critics Pick Their Top 10 Austin Albums of 2018
80 local picks from Molly Burch to Brownout
"...1) Young Mothers, Morose (Self Sabotage)..."

Dec. 28, 2018 Music Feature by Greg Beets

Abhi the Nomad
"...Abhi the Nomad comes by his moniker honestly. Son of..."

April 13, 2018 Music Review by Abby Johnston

31 Bands From Free Week 2019
"...Abhi the Nomad at Stubb's..."

Jan. 8, 2019 Photo Gallery

Dungeon Family Headlines SXSW’s Free Outdoor Stage
Big Boi & Co. rolling into Auditorium Shores next Friday
"...Dungeon Family, Atlanta’s sprawling hip-hop and Southern funk supergroup anchored by Big Boi, Goody Mob, Sleepy..."

March 4, 2019 Music Post by Kevin Curtin

SXSW Music: Friday, March 16, 2018
"...Cifica at the Belmont..."

March 17, 2018 Photo Gallery

2018-19 Austin Music Awards
"...DJ Mel smoothed all transitions between the handing out of honors and..."

Feb. 28, 2019 Photo Gallery

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