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Return of the King: George Strait
Megastar plays Gruene Hall for the first time in 34 years
"...The salute to Haggard, and the encore’s breakdown of Johnny Cash’s “Folsom Prison Blues,” set a..."

Nov. 17, 2016 Music Post by Doug Freeman

Arcade Fire – Deep in the Heart of Texas
Bobble heads, confetti canons, and the official afterparty
"...In a tight, three-song encore, the band re-emerged with Butler sporting a Pope Francis..."

April 11, 2014 Music Post by Doug Freeman

Playback: Record Store Day
Record Store Day – inclusive, not exclusive
"...6) Encore Records owner Chuck Lokey has prepared for a big..."

April 19, 2013 Music Column by Kevin Curtin

Diamond in the Rough
Shawn Colvin's memoir in song
"...After an hour-long set, Colvin launches her four-song encore with a surprise. In stark contrast to the bass-laden..."

Oct. 5, 2012 Music Feature by Abby Johnston

The Tallest Man on Earth
Kristian Matsson sells out the Paramount Theatre
"...songs, new cut “There’s No Leaving Now” and soulful encore closer “Sometimes the Blues is Just a Passing Bird.”..."

Aug. 29, 2012 Music Post by Abby Johnston

She Came in Through the Bathroom Window
Joe Cocker killed it at the Backyard Sunday
"...Sunday, we encored Wimberley's Blue Hole by buzzing over to Bee Caves'..."

July 24, 2012 Music Post by Raoul Hernandez

Playback: Worst of Both Worlds
R. Kelly dies in performance only, while Tony Offender and Traci Lamar Hancock leave Austin's astral plain for real
"...Jhovanny, never overestimating my attention to the obvious, translated: "Encore, encore, encore." Tony Offender (1957-2012)..."

May 18, 2012 Music Column by Kevin Curtin

Birthday Suit(e)
Old friends Hanan Alattar and Michelle Schumann tackle the art song artfully
"...was supersatisfying, even taken out of context. As an encore to this studied, delicate night of art songs, though,..."

Nov. 19, 2010 Arts Review by Michael Kellerman

Fantastic Fest Won’t Stop Announcing Awesome Stuff
May the Schwartz be with all of us
"...Other special events include an encore performance of Intergalactic Nemesis and a special screening of..."

Sept. 8, 2010 Screens Post by Kimberley Jones

Off the Record
Ashes to ashes: drying off and winding down after Fun Fun Fun Fest
"...more of an extension of the fest than an encore, with no repeat performances. The UK's Lovvers bashed out..."

Nov. 13, 2009 Music Column by Austin Powell

U2
Gift guide
"...disco ball from which the band emerges for the encore, provides snorts of embarrassment from the group, but no..."

Dec. 21, 2007 Music Review by Raoul Hernandez

Austin City Limits: TV on the TV
The Austin City Limits schedule is up.
"...Arcade Fire 11-17 Brad Paisley/Dierks Bentley 11-24 Van Morrison (Encore) 12-01 Gretchen Wilson/Miranda Lambert (Encore) 12-08 Ladysmith Black Mambazo..."

Sept. 25, 2007 Music Post by Audra Schroeder

Bob Seger & the Silver Bullet Band
Live Shot
"...the opening lines to "Night Moves" in the first encore ("I was a little too tall, coulda used a..."

Feb. 16, 2007 Music Review by Raoul Hernandez

Naked City
"...neighbors near Mueller aren't eager to give transitional house Encore House another encore, but the Planning Commission did approve..."

Feb. 9, 2007 News Feature

Eminem
Record review
"...EminemEncore (Interscope)..."

Nov. 26, 2004 Music Review by Christopher Gray

Exhibitionism
Itzhak Perlman: Extension of His Soul
"...the thousands at the sold-out Bass Concert Hall won encore after encore from this exceptional musical craftsman. Rohan de..."

Feb. 12, 1999 Arts Review

Video Box Sets
"...Encore Video..."

Dec. 11, 1998 Screens Feature by Jerry Renshaw

Live Shots
Cowboy Junkies
"...to cry out over the din during the first encore, "What the hell is this crap?!" And when he..."

Dec. 4, 1998 Music Feature

Fleetwood Mac Goes a New Way at Frank Erwin Center
Slow start aside, don’t dream it’s over
"...The short, three-song encore also acknowledged the new blood in the band, kicking..."

Feb. 11, 2019 Music Post by Doug Freeman

ACL Fest Spoilers
As ACL’s second weekend dawns, here are the most unforgettable moments from week one
"...about what eternal sing-along Paul McCartney chooses as an encore, or how apeshit the crowd goes when Brockhampton takes..."

Oct. 12, 2018 Music Column by Kevin Curtin

Playback: That’s the Breaks
In studio with Confucius and Fresh, hosts of KUTX’s first ever hip-hop specialty show
"...Encore Records' closing appeared a foregone conclusion once it came..."

Aug. 31, 2018 Music Column by Kevin Curtin

Playback: CodeNEXT and the Austin Music Scene
How might the update of Austin’s land development code affect the musical landscape?
"..."one of the world's greatest guitar players" for an encore by him and Jimmie Dale Gilmore during the pair's..."

June 8, 2018 Music Column by Kevin Curtin

Kicked Outta Country, But Still the King
George Strait celebrates Erwin Center at 40
"...to closers “Troubadour” and first single “Unwound.” A four-song encore lit up “The Fireman” and requisite “All My Exes..."

June 4, 2018 Music Post by Doug Freeman

Brandi Carlile’s Cathartic Second Act
Austin City Limits taping prompts waterworks
"...When Carlile re-emerged before her encore of “Hold Out Your Hand” to re-take a couple..."

April 11, 2018 Music Post by Doug Freeman

Playback: No Really, How Are You?
Daniel Johnston provides backstory to Hi, How Are You? Day, plus the first 2017/18 Austin Music Awards talent reveal
"...Floyd into heavy doom rock, surprised fans with the Encore EP last week. Extension of the full-length The Dark..."

Jan. 19, 2018 Music Column by Kevin Curtin

Lady Gaga’s Love-In
Electro-dance validation brings Austin to its knees
"...recent single, “The Cure.” Afterward, she retreated for the encore, then reappeared in a liquid silver jumpsuit and soft,..."

Dec. 6, 2017 Music Post by Isabella Castro-Cota

Chris Stapleton’s Outlaw Triple Threat
Smokin’ guitar licks, howling wail, and forceful songs
"...a fiery fade-out. Returning for the rare ACL taping encore, Stapleton inserted an unplanned solo turn with “Either Way,”..."

Oct. 24, 2017 Music Post by Doug Freeman

Harry Styles’ Near Riotous Nostalgia
UK heartthrob brings Beatlemania to the Moody Theater
"...He skittered offstage afterward, but quickly returned for the encore, escalating shrieks piercing eardrums. A heartfelt “From the Dining..."

Oct. 12, 2017 Music Post by Isabella Castro-Cota

Jay-Z
"...Grandiose sing-along anthems like "Empire State of Mind," "Numb/Encore," and "Young Forever" proved pitch-perfect for the setting...."

Oct. 13, 2017 Music Feature

Best WTFs of ACL Fest Weekend One
The good, the bad, and the myriad Tom Petty covers
"...Jacob Banks' Encore London's contemporary soul singer, boasting a booming voice reminiscent..."

Oct. 13, 2017 Music Column by Kevin Curtin

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