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Yesterday marked the 22nd anniversary of the death of famed Texas musician Stevie Ray Vaughn, who helped to reignite the blues revival of the 1980's. Vaughn and Double Trouble began their path to notoriety in 1982, when they performed at the Montreux Jazz Festival in Switzerland...
John Mayer , My Morning Jacket and Ray LaMontagne are among more than a dozen acts who will pay tribute to iconic musician Levon Helm as part of a benefit concert October 3rd at the Izod Center in East Rutherford, New Jersey. Dubbed "Love for Levon," the lineup also features...
Yesterday marked the 35th anniversary of the death of Elvis Presley. Or did it? We may never know if the "Love Me Tender" crooner is really six feet under, but one thing's for sure - he had some great hits that has spawned cover songs from many generations. Check out some of the...
We're back with another episode of Fast Foodies , where we dive into the growing community of Austin's Food Trailers, getting to know the cooks, the patrons, and the signature dishes that make these can't-miss Capitol City eateries. In this episode, we head over to The Jalopy...
He may have been born a "poor black child," but he's come a long way since his humble beginnings. White-haired funnyman Steve Martin celebrates his 67th birthday today, and we're celebrating it by bringing you some of our favorite moments from the "wild and crazy" star of The...
Neil Peart - Rush Keith Moon - The Who John Bonham - Led Zeppelin Ginger Baker - Cream Buddy Rich Ian Paice - Deep Purple Mitch Mitchell - The Jimi Hendrix Experience Terry Pozzio - Frank Zappa Phil Collins and Chester Thompson - Genesis Carter Beauford - Dave Matthews Band...
Rolling Stone Magazine conducted a readers poll, HERE is what they came up with. What are some of your favorite progressive albums and artists?
This past weekend, Austin graciously hosted the Star of Texas Bowl: a battle to the end determining roller derby royalty. The competition brawl took place in the heart of downtown at the Austin convention center. It allowed for out-of-town teams to view our home base, but more...
It appears the Mitt Romney campaign finds itself to be tighter with Britain due to its lack of melanin. In other words, Romney advisors suggested they were in a better position to comprehend the ties between Britain and the U.S. than Obama because the President has African roots...