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Off the Record
Electric Lounge's second act on the Eastside, catching up with Scratch Acid and Austin's other Voice contestants
"...songwriter working in a genre she calls "post-brontosaurus indie folk/crunk."..."

Sept. 9, 2011 Music Column by Austin Powell

Your Name Here
Big Boys guitarist Tim Kerr put Austin punk on the map, then spent the next quarter century painting on it
"...nights Kerr can be found at Rio Rita, sharing folk standards with a small assemblage of friends and colleagues...."

Feb. 25, 2011 Music Feature by Austin Powell

Thursday Picks
SXSW Music Fest preview guide
"...blew minds at both Lollapalooza and the ACL Music Festival, then sold out Hogg Auditorium for January's laser spectacular...."

March 16, 2007 Music Feature

Dancing About Architecture
Tricks and Treats
"...his music is enjoyable for deaf people. SXSW Film Festival officials say that as of yet, the film has..."

Nov. 6, 1998 Music Column by Ken Lieck

Dancing About Architecture
The New Blues Revue
"...his European stage debut in mid-September, playing in a festival called La Bâtie in Geneva, Switzerland, where he performed..."

Oct. 16, 1998 Music Column by Ken Lieck

Hootie and the Reivers?
"...Liberty Lunch... Another big show worth mentioning is the Kerrville Folk Festival, which has just announced the line-up for..."

Feb. 9, 1996 Music Column

Recommended Austin Events
Highlights for your week in music, arts, community, and more
"...the 20th anniversary of the Austin Asian American Film Festival with a showcase revealing how the small film fest..."

Jan. 26, 2024 Column

Spreading the Word
Six "New' acts for people who appreciate good music
"...are an extraordinary mix of blues, gospel, roots, and folk. What's equally amazing is that she makes her music..."

Aug. 16, 2002 Music Feature by Jim Caligiuri

SXSW Picks & Sleepers
Picks & Sleepers
"...Plow to the End of the Row, to like-minded folk heavyweights Iris DeMent and Nanci Griffith. – Jim Caligiuri..."

March 19, 2004 Music Feature

Off the Record
It has begun: Breaking down the full South by Southwest band list and learning the secret handshake at the Austin Moose Lodge No. 1735
" SXSW, also put a net value on the Festival's coverage – some 200 million media impressions – at..."

Jan. 16, 2009 Music Column by Austin Powell

The Voice: Rebecca Loebe
TV breakout debuts solo Feb. 5 at Strange Brew
"...Loebe was a finalist in the Grassy Hill New Folk Songwriting Competition at the Kerrville Folk Festival. She moved..."

Jan. 22, 2015 Music Post by William Harries Graham

We Have an Issue: All in the Family
Inside the House of Lepore
"...Chronicle this year. (Sometimes it really is that easy, folks.) Fast-forward to now, and James' profile of the family,..."

June 23, 2023 Column by Kimberley Jones

Faster Than Sound: The Fall Music We Always Talked About
Music columnist returns to two major venues and a new one
"...With October weekends reading like a directory of area festivals (ACL, Utopia, Old Settler's, Levitation), this reporter figured she'd..."

Sept. 24, 2021 Music Column by Rachel Rascoe

Panhandle Rambler
Walkabout with Joe Ely
" a few weeks to play Hardly Strictly Bluegrass Festival," he says. "We do it every year and that's..."

Sept. 18, 2015 Music Feature by Kevin Curtin

Playback: Uprooting Antone's
Antone's moves for the fourth time in 37 years
"...After local folk stomper Possessed by Paul James christened the brand-new Buzz..."

Jan. 25, 2013 Music Column by Kevin Curtin

Thursday Picks
SXSW picks & sleepers
"...2001. – Jim CaligiuriMICHELLE SHOCKED11pm, Cactus Cafe The venerable folkie will be all over the Festival this year, from..."

March 18, 2005 Music Feature

Dancing About Architecture
"...George Jones in his musical slot for the weeklong festival. With a new single, "It's Only Love," out as..."

June 4, 1999 Music Column by Ken Lieck

So Buy Some Wristbands
"...wouldn't survive was getting kind of ridiculous... Yet More Festivals The Kerrville Folk Festival announced the lineup last week..."

Feb. 16, 1996 Music Column by Ken Lieck

What to Know Heading Into ACL Fest
Forecast calls for vaccine cards, clear bags, mask areas, and rain
"...awaits the in-person return of Austin City Limits Music Festival, October 1-3 and 8-10. Local ACL promoters C3 Presents,..."

Oct. 1, 2021 Music Column by Rachel Rascoe

Tim Kerr Sets His Own New Colors
Austin "Self-expressionist" paints visionary artists, photographs their environments, accompanies with old time music duo Up Around the Sun
"...utilizing the fingerpicking and open tunings of his teenage folk days, during which he twice qualified for Kerrville Folk..."

Aug. 27, 2021 Music Feature by Tim Stegall

Segle George Fry III, 1937-2015
Restaurateur, musician brought two scenes together at Good Eats Cafe
"...played both guitar and five string banjo during Austin's folk heyday of the Checkered Flag and Castle Creek in..."

Jan. 15, 2015 Food Post by Virginia B. Wood

Love Your Shoes
Jenny Reynolds sneaks up
"...Boston to Austin in 2003 after she attended the Kerrville Folk Festival and was named a New Folk Finalist...."

Feb. 27, 2008 Music Post by Jim Caligiuri

Faster Than Sound: Only in Austin: The 2020-2021 Austin Music Award Sweepstakes
Austin Music Poll's 40th anniversary inspires mobile sweepstakes and emotional write-ins
"...message read. Tickets are not yet available for the festival's 20th anniversary. Dates align with a statement shared last..."

March 5, 2021 Music Column by Rachel Rascoe

Day Trips & Beyond: Out of Town Closures Due to COVID-19
Here are the latest updates
"...Geographic Society will host its Earthx2020 Conferences and Film Festival virtually from April 23-25 and into May while some..."

March 24, 2020 Travel Post by Gerald E. McLeod

Ways to Watch the Total Solar Eclipse in Austin Based on Your Sun Sign
Beer, BBQ, raves, rooftop parties, and calming yoga, to name a few
" with a multi-day rave at the Texas Eclipse Festival at Reveille Peak Ranch. Almost too good to be..."

March 26, 2024 Events Post by Christina Garcia

Day Trips
The live oak tree at the top of Enchanted Rock, which has inspired religious devotion for centuries, is now in a fight for its life.
"...Rock. As a leading authority on the history and folklore of the mountain, he has also been one of..."

May 19, 2000 Column by Gerald E. McLeod

"...event due to funds granted from the Texas Book Festival, which early this month announced that the $204,607 raised..."

April 17, 1998 Books Column by Clay Smith

Dancing About Architecture
Arista out of Austin?
"...Or call 512/467-7979 and they'll mail you one. The festival is open to all interested parties; you need not..."

April 17, 1998 Music Column by Ken Lieck

Dancing About Architecture
The Ins and Outs of SXSW
"...more immediate is the event that kicks off the festival, the 1997-98 Austin Music Awards on March 18. Actually,..."

Jan. 23, 1998 Music Column by Ken Lieck

Jinx McGee and Lizzy Lehman Collab on Ode to Queer Intimacy
New song “Skin Against Skin” premieres on Qmmunity
"...orbits for almost a decade. We met at the Kerrville Folk Festival, where songwriting is a religion, and lyrics..."

April 14, 2020 Qmmunity Post by Beth Sullivan

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