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Playback: Waterloo Music Festival vs. Eastside Kings Festival
Austin music’s fall festival opens with a double-barrel bang
"...Earth, Los Coast, Motet, Leftover Salmon, Hard Proof, Boombox Eastside Kings Festival, Friday 7-Sunday 9..."

Sept. 7, 2018 Music Column by Kevin Curtin

Playback: KINGs and Queens
Kids in a New Groove, Bull McCabe’s bows out, and underground heroes of Austin music
"...Since overtaking unremarkable Eastside dive the Frontier Bar in 2013, the Lost Well..."

Aug. 11, 2017 Music Column by Kevin Curtin

Eddie Stout Is a One-Man Historical Blues Society
On the eve of his Eastside Kings Festival the Dialtone Records founder remains doggedly preservationist
"...Dialtone Records founder and head of the Eastside Kings Foundation and its attendant Eastside Kings Festival this..."

Sept. 8, 2017 Music Feature by Kahron Spearman

Eastside Kings
Eastside Kings (Dialtone)
"...Like a fine-tuned Fifties Chevy, Eastside Kings rev up Austin's remaining Eastside blues joints with..."

March 17, 2017 Music Feature by Alejandra Ramirez

Playback: If the Gloves Fit
Gloves INTL ices funk, Allegro Media Group ices local label, and the ATX6 plan to ice international festivals
"...Dialtone Records CEO Eddie Stout raises money for the Eastside Kings Foundation, a nonprofit preserving Austin's African-American blues, jazz,..."

June 24, 2016 Music Column by Kevin Curtin

Black, Brown & Blue: Must-See Music
Brownout, Birdlegg, and Geto Boys anchor the week live
"...Eastside Kings Fest at Club 40, 5:30pm; Club 1808, 5:30;..."

Sept. 9, 2013 Music Post by Kevin Curtin

Texas Eastside Kings@Victory Grill
"...Texas Eastside Kings@Victory GrillFebruary 1 Location, location, location. When it comes..."

Feb. 8, 2002 Music Review by David Lynch

Texas Eastside Kings
Texas Platters
"...Texas Eastside Kings(Dialtone) On the front of the Eastside Kings CD..."

Oct. 19, 2001 Music Review by Jerry Renshaw

Playback: Festicular Fortitude
Ten music festivals in 10 weeks? Bring it on.
"...Eastside Kings Festival Eastside, Sept. 12-13 This Eastside club crawl..."

Sept. 4, 2015 Music Column by Kevin Curtin

East Austin Videos
"...videos include profiles of bluesman Clarence Pierce of the Eastside Kings; Mrs. Robinson, a neighborhood resident who has been..."

July 1, 2002 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

Thursday Showcases
All the SXSW showcases that fit
"...something more modern, the outgrowth of Martin Crane's musical dinkings spawned not only a full-fledged band in local trio..."

March 19, 2010 Music Feature

SXSW List 8
Peanut Butter Wolf, Kasey Chambers, White Denim and 147 more
"...Jane Ellen Bryant, Cheap Fur, Andrea Dawson, DJ Trademark, Eastside Kings, Flying Turns, Shiela Gonzalez, Grav3y, Tree “Tree G”..."

Feb. 17, 2017 Music Post by Kevin Curtin

Blues Boy Hubbard Passes at 85
Guitarist and bandleader elemental to Eastside music history
"...strips of 11th and 12th Street when the central Eastside existed as Austin's equivalent of Harlem...."

Nov. 25, 2019 Music Post by Kevin Curtin

Come and Take It
Black Joe Lewis & the Honeybears' lightning strike sophomore disc, Scandalous, stops in for a G&T at the Mustang Ranch
"...and stretching his jeans-clad legs. "I had the [Texas] Eastside Kings record. Little Joe Washington. I'm sure there were..."

April 8, 2011 Music Feature by Margaret Moser

Sheiks of Industry
Austin record labels, part 1
"...Dialtone: Makin' History If a tree falls on the Eastside and nobody documents it, does that mean that Austin..."

Nov. 14, 2003 Music Feature by Robert Gabriel

100 Local SXSW Music Acts
A-Z list of 100 Austin acts showcasing at the Fest
"...composes music for films and video games. – Michael Toland Eastside Kings..."

March 17, 2017 Music Feature by The Music Staff

Playback: Mac's Love Letters
Ian McLagan got that mojo working
"...that he plans to shut down his dimly lit Eastside music lounge July 21 (See "Giving Up the Swan,"..."

June 20, 2014 Music Column by Kevin Curtin

Redrawing Austin's musical map with Roadhouse Rags, Rabbit's, and even a word or two from the state Capitol
"...Used to Do," are led by septuagenarian and Texas Eastside Kings drummer Willie Sampson, and word of mouth has..."

June 1, 2007 Music Column by Christopher Gray

Dancing About Architecture
Dee Dee's dead, everything else is crumbling.
"...the hat off a mall rent-a-cop... This Saturday the Eastside's premier venue, the Victory Grill, commemorates Juneteenth and the..."

June 14, 2002 Music Column by Ken Lieck

2018/19 Austin Music Industry Poll Top 10s
Nearly half of this year's Austin Music Poll/Austin Music Awards winners are now known
"...Old Settler's, Waterloo Music Festival, Jmblya, Austin Terror Fest, Eastside Kings Festival Austin Music Industry Hall of Fame..."

Feb. 22, 2019 Music Feature

Event Menu
This week's local foodie events
"...the cafe, and a blues lineup that includes Texas Eastside Kings and Mike Milligan & the Altar Boys. Wednesdays..."

Aug. 7, 2009 Food Column by Virginia B. Wood

Into the Vault
Breaking into Breakaway Records
"...The new Eastside vinyl shop (see this week's "Off the Record" for..."

June 3, 2008 Music Post by Thomas Fawcett

The Hole (birthday) enchilada, record store bargains, and Scott Weiland's screed
"...June 2: Eastside Kings..."

May 21, 2004 Music Column by Christopher Gray

Behind the Desk
"...Texas Eastside Kings, s/t..."

Sept. 21, 2001 Music Column

A Browner Shade of Black
Blazing trails of Chicano soul
" monikers like the Royal Jesters, the Lyrics, the Dell-Kings, and the Sunglows. In their quest, they created a..."

Dec. 28, 2007 Music Feature by Margaret Moser

The Take-Out
What does define Austin dining?
"...slow drifts. It feels like the artichoke manicotti at Eastside Cafe was always just there. And that Austin Land..."

Feb. 12, 2016 Food Column by Brandon Watson

We're Still Here
Assessing the continuing black Austin experience
"...Round Rock and Pfluger­ville." A Long History on the Eastside..."

Jan. 8, 2016 News Feature by Kahron Spearman

Spotlight: Ike Turner
Ike Turner is about to be 70 and still a mack.
"..."Rocket 88" propelled Ike Turner & the Kings of Rhythm to stardom on the juke-joint and roadhouse..."

March 16, 2001 Music Feature by Margaret Moser

First, the good news ...
"...a principal's academy is to be opened on the Eastside, try locally raised and schooled teachers, not privileged swingers,..."

Nov. 5, 1999 Column

Janis Fowler: Opening at Hops & Grain
Brewery's resident artist brings signature style to tap room
"...portraits are reminiscent of European monarchs. These are the kings and queens of our age, the heroes and villains..."

Jan. 24, 2014 Arts Post by Claire Gordon

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