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Slash ft. Myles Kennedy & The Conspirators: Living the Dream in Austin!

Slash ft. Myles Kennedy & The Conspirators Stubb’s Amphitheater September 24, 2018 Photos by Jim Chapin Slash featuring Myles Kennedy and the Conspirators brought their US tour to Stubb’s Waller Creek Amphitheater on Monday, September 24, 2018. The sold-out show was in support of their latest album “Living the Dream.” Local guitar wizard Eric Tessmer opened the show. PHOTO GALLERY Click …

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Eric Tessmer Blows the Crowd Away at Stubb’s

Eric Tessmer Stubb’s Amphitheater, Austin, TX September 24, 2018 Photos by Jim Chapin Local guitar God Eric Tessmer played before a sold-out show at Stubb’s Waller Creek Amphitheater on Monday, September 24, 2018 opening for Slash featuring Myles Kennedy and the Conspirators. ERIC TESSMER PHOTO GALLERY Click to View Full Images   Setlist: Treatment, See You Tonight, Good So Bad, …

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A Smashing Good Time with Metric

Metric Frank Erwin Center, Austin, TX July 16, 2018 Photography by Jim Chapin Canadian rock band Metric played the Frank Erwin Center on Monday, July 16, 2018 in support of the Smashing Pumpkins. founded in 1998 in Toronto, Ontario, the band consists of Emily Haines on lead vocals, synthesizers, guitar, tambourine, harmonica, snf piano; James Shaw on guitar, synthesizers, theremin, …

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Tony Bennett Proves He Still Has it at 91 Years Young

Tony Bennett with Antonia Bennett ACL Live at the Moody Theater, April 29, 2018 Photography by Jim Chapin Tony Bennett, the 19-time Grammy Award-winning musician whose music spans over six decades, visited Austin City Limits Live at The Moody Theater on April 29, 2018. Opening the show was his special guest (and daughter) Antonia Bennett. With worldwide record sales in …

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Jack Johnson Chases Away the Rain For a Memorable Night in Austin

Jack Johnson with Fruition Austin360 Amphitheater, Austin, TX February 25, 2018 Photos by Jim Chapin After a little rain delay, Multi-platinum recording artist Jack Johnson kicked off the North American dates on his “All The Light Above It Too” World Tour at the Austin360 Amphitheater in Austin Texas on April 25, 2018. Fruition was the supporting act for the evening. …

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Ween Returns to Austin with Music and Mirth

Review by Ward Lowe Photos by John Croxton “Are they really brothers?” “Dude, I don’t know. You’re the one who took acid.” The sold-out crowd buzzed with questions and anticipation minutes before the first Ween show in Austin in seven years. And they roared approval when the five-piece band launched into “Marble Tulip Juicy Tree” from their debut album. That love …

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ACL 2017: Sunday Weekend 2 – A Chill Ending to a Hot Festival!

Austin City Limits Music Festival came to a close with a much cooler Day Three on Sunday, October 15. The day featured The Killers, Gorillaz, Run the Jewels, The Head and the Heart, Vance Joy, Zhu, Milky Chance, Portugal the Man, First AId Kit, Dram, Louis the Child, Danny Brown, Badbadnotgood, The Growlers, Broods, Brothers Osbourne, Rainbow Kitten Surprise, Whitney, …

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ACL 2017: Saturday Weekend 2 – Hot Fun in Austin!

Austin City Limits Music Festival Weekend Two continued on Saturday, October 14. The day featured Red Hot Chili Peppers, Chance the Rapper, Ice Cube, Spoon, Glass Animals, Tove Lo, A$AP Ferg, Rufus Du Sol, Russ, Cody Jinks, Live, The Black Angels, Angel Olsen, Getter, Car Seat Headrest, Dreamcar, Grace Vanderwaal, Benjamin Booker, Missio, Tash Sultana, Mondo Cozmo, Ought, Dreamers, Karen …

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ACL 2017: Friday Weekend 2 – The Fun Continues!

Austin City Limits Music Festival Weekend Two continued on Friday, October 13. The day featured Jay-Z, Martin Garrix, The xx, Ryan Adams, Solange, Foster the People, Bonobo, Crystal Castles, Skepta, The Revivalists, O.A.R., James Vincent McMorrow, Eagles of Death Metal, Vulfpeck, Andrew McMahon in the Wilderness, Hamilton Leithauser, Big Wild, MUNA, The Lemon Twigs, Valerie June, Coin, Lukas Nelson & …

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ACL 2017: Sunday Weekend 1 – The Killers, Gorillaz and more

Austin City Limits Music Festival Finished the first of two weekends with Day Three on Sunday, October 8. The day featured The Killers, Gorillaz, Run the Jewels, The Head and the Heart, Vance Joy, Zhu, Milky Chance, Portugal the Man, First AId Kit, Dram, Louis the Child, Danny Brown, Badbadnotgood, The Growlers, Brothers Osbourne, Rainbow Kitten Surprise, Whitney, Jacob Banks, …

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ACL 2017: Saturday Weekend 1 – Red Hot Chili Peppers, Chance the Rapper and more

Austin City Limits Music Festival continued for Day two on Saturday, October 7. The day featured Red Hot Chili Peppers, Chance the Rapper, Ice Cube, Spoon, Tove Lo, Cut Copy, A$AP Ferg, Rufus Du Sol, Russ, Alison WOnderland, Cody Jinks, Live, The Black Angels, Angel Olsen, Car Seat Headrest, Joseph, Thundercat, Dreamcar, Grace Vanderwaal, Benjamin Booker, Muna, Mondo Cozmo, Ought, …