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Still No Jug: The Original South Austin Jug Band Returns
It's a one-off for now, but cross your fingers
"...Some 11 years ago, the South Austin Jug Band first appeared on the local scene. That's when the..."

Aug. 1, 2012 Music Post by Jim Caligiuri

The Residents
Twelve essential weekly hangs
"...Little Elmore Reed..."

Nov. 27, 2015 Music Feature by Kevin Curtin

Playback: HAAM-er Time
Being a musician doesn't always come with a choice, and rarely includes health insurance, so HAAM Benefit Day remains paramount
"...ago now, when a drummer in one of my bands back home was diagnosed with spinal cancer, it made..."

Sept. 28, 2012 Music Column by Kevin Curtin

Giving up the Swan
Randall Stockton prepares to transfer his 12th street lounge
"...drug-infested corridor. He envisioned it as a lounge and blues bar, but it quickly adapted to host punk rock..."

June 14, 2014 Music Post by Kevin Curtin

Off the Record
Heavy lifting: No Control radio expands, hardcore punks hit the Monolith Training Center, and the Stocktons celebrate 10 years at Beerland
"...metal here; whatever it is, you can find a band that fits that bill." Tune in or stream online:..."

July 8, 2011 Music Column by Austin Powell

Playback: Mac's Love Letters
Ian McLagan got that mojo working
"...hustles overseas for a European tour with his Bump Band – a quartet that includes locals Conrad Choucroun, Jon..."

June 20, 2014 Music Column by Kevin Curtin

Playback: The Legendary White Swan
The Legendary White Swan doesn't bite
"...go there on a Monday night to see the Little Elmore Reed Blues Band rip through a couple sets..."

Aug. 24, 2012 Music Column by Kevin Curtin

Farewell To TC's Lounge
"...– TC's Lounge. TC's was where I discovered the blues. It was where college kids, blues fanatics, swing dancers,..."

June 28, 2011 Postmarks

Critics Poll
"...Curtin: Jayke Orvis & the Broken Band, Holy Mountain..."

Jan. 2, 2015 Music Feature

Legendary White Swan Left off List
"...Sweet Ray Valentine) and I currently manage and book bands at the Legendary White Swan (1906 E. 12th, near..."

Feb. 6, 2012 Postmarks

Off the Record
Sad Days, Lonely Nights: Visiting the Sahara Lounge and The Jon Dee & Friend Show
"...bassist associated with the Austin Waldorf School; and her husband, Ibrahim Aminou, a West African percussionist and chef who..."

Aug. 12, 2011 Music Column by Austin Powell

Dig Deep for Fire Victims
Benefit today for displaced survivors of last weekend's three alarm fire.
"...9pm: Artists confirmed so far include Emilee Burton, Liane "Little Eye", Mars Parker and the Hi-Fi Circus Act, Soul..."

Aug. 2, 2008 News Post by Richard Whittaker

Snapshot: King Bee Lounge
Mezcal and the meaning of life
" common? Well, everything, according to King Bee Lounge husband/wife owners Billy and Colette Hankey, who say mindful empathy..."

July 13, 2018 Arts Column by David Brendan Hall

EAST Eats: King Bee Lounge
Classic pizza meets frozen cocktails
" James Moore, Hankey holds on to the space’s bluesy past and serves classic drinks with a twist...."

Nov. 14, 2014 Food Post by Amira Jensen

Playback: Tip Jar Etiquette
See that tip jar? Give.
"...bad one won't bring the dough: "This is our bandmate Phil ... Phillip the bucket."..."

July 4, 2014 Music Column by Kevin Curtin

SXSW Picks & Sleepers
Picks & Sleepers
"...about. Chicago's the Reputation features former Sarge vocalist Elizabeth Elmore plying a more contemplative blend of pop and punk...."

March 19, 2004 Music Feature

Page Two: Personalizing the Mythic
How a former president's understated decency and the hectic birth of rock & roll electrified Toronto screens
"...As a composer, performer, and bandleader, Alejandro Escovedo contributed to the score for Man From..."

Sept. 21, 2007 Column by Louis Black

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