Twin Shadow: A love Story.

Blessed are the forgetful.   "I think we're gonna be so close." These words ruled my life for little under three years. My fascination with the romanticism of Ernest Hemingway got the best of me and...
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The Many Lives of Daniel James

Leopold and His Fiction front man Daniel James has lived many lives, his musical career and personal life taking sharp turns in unpredictable and seemingly unrelated ways. James’ artistic career started as a fiction writer,...
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GALAX Z FAIR III – The Secret is Out

GALAX Z FAIR has remained one of South Texas’s best kept festival secrets, drawing waves of enthused, impassioned supporters of the underground arts to the downtown McAllen area. This year, though, the all ages event has expanded to two days, with the main, heaviest presentation of talent happening March 10th, and a freshly added soirée happening Thursday, March 13th. Despite the growth, the vibe is alive and the song remains the same: underground, unsponsored, and deep in quality acts.
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Fungi Girls Colonize the Valley

Fort Worth based band, Fungi Girls to perform in McAllen, read their interview conducted by Michael Flanagan
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Seeing Through Rose-Colored Glasses

Back when I was an eight-year old, frizzy haired little girl, my dad bought a circular plastic star map, showing all the constellations present in the night sky, complete with labels, and a small...
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Mannequin pussy to make you purr this friday

When I was in the 5th grade I came up with THE GREATEST BAND NAME IN THE HISTORY OF ROCK AND ROLL. That band name was Kool Kidz Korporation. ( I later in life...

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      How would you describe your sound to people who have never heard it? I think I'm more known for not having one particular sound than for having a certain distinct sound. I like to go...

Christian Bland; a psychadelic experience

Christian Bland is the lead guitarist of Austin Tx psychedelic group, The Black Angels, as well as co-founder of the annual Austin Psych Fest which will be taking place for the 7th time in...

Cafeteria Dance Fever Drinks Up At The Thirsty Monkey

  Cafeteria Dance Fever are a garage rock group hailing from Portland, Oregon, whose sound has been described as equal parts Swell Maps (English iconoclasts of the late seventies) and the Sonics (original Seattle garage...

The Thermals’ Energy is Still Hot

The Thermals’ Energy is Still Hot Ten years after their conception, The Thermals raw energy still burns hot as ever. Hailing from Portland, Oregon, this band is known for creating conceptual art in the form...