• Live Shots: Kerrville Folk Festival

    The first Saturday in June was a great late spring/early summer day to be at the 2019 Kerrville Folk Festival. John Craigie kicked things off on the main stage.The Brother BrothersMipsoMipsoPokey LaFarge! If you’ve never heard him, his music is...

  • Live Shots: Old Settler’s Music Festival 2019

    We’ve been wondering if Shinyribs is a fan of the Austin Daze, now we know he’s at least a fan of our stickers. Kevin Russell was looking suave in these party glasses, but moments after taking this pic Kevin gave...

  • Old Settler’s Music Fest 2019 Music Preview

    Music festivals are a celebration of creative work done all year long. Day in, day out, artists work on new songs, promoters plan festivals, audiences tell each other about the good music they’ve heard lately, until it all comes together...

  • Old Settler’s 2019

    @ Rockslide Photography, 2017 Old Settler’s Music Festival (OSMF) is a chance to get out to the country for a weekend and soak-in some spring before it gets blazing hot. After the lull of a short winter, and a confused...

  • Review: Brownout “Fear of a Brown Planet”

    Public Enemy’s 1990 album “Fear of a Black Planet” was a powerful and defining moment that pushed Hip Hop into the forefront of pop culture. It was as rebellious and full of energy as anything Punk Rock or Heavy Metal...

  • Akio Sakurai is “Mr. Jimmy”

      Akio Sakurai is Mr. Jimmy. A Japanese son of a Kimono designer, Akio became entranced with Led Zeppelin at the age of 19 after seeing The Song Remains the Same. Specifically smitten with the great Jimmy Page. In the...

  • Her Smell

    Her Smell, stars Elisabeth Moss as Becky Something, the self destructive, drug addict front-woman for a all female grunge-rock trio. Accompanied by her bassist, Marielle Hell (Agyness Deyn), and drummer, Ali (Gayle Rankin), Becky is a ticking time-bomb and her...

  • The Beach Bum

      I walked out of The Beach Bum wondering if I was the only one who thought it was senseless self-indulgent Bantha fodder.  Harmony Korine, is known for making some off color underdeveloped films like Kids or Gummo. Somehow Spring...

  • Little Monsters

    I kind of walked in to Little Monsters thinking, I’m about over zombie films. I never thought I’d ever say that in a million years, but I feel like the genre is over saturated. Why would I knowingly go into...

  • Slim fOUr, Terlingua, TX

    © Rockslide Photography Far Out Booking puts on Slim Fest every February at the Starlight Theater in Terlingua, TX. The latest iteration was Slim fOUr, February 7-10, 2019. Home base is the Terlingua Porch, equipped with a long bench, ideal...

  • SXSW 2019 Film: On My Radar

    Surviving SXSW unscathed is definitely a delicate dance. This year, be sure to check yo’ self before the scooter epidemic wrecks… yo’ self. Be smart, be safe, and always bring a lil snack or something for those long lines. Although...

  • Bill Leissner Brings Austin Icons from the Eighties to Life at Esther’s Follies

    © Rockslide Photography, 2018 Miss Old Austin? Wish you could go back in time and hang out at Liberty Lunch? You’re in luck. Photographer Bill Leissner has a fundraiser for his upcoming book, “Austin Icons of the Eighties,” at Esther’s Follies...

  • Live Shots: Wolfmother at Emo’s

    Wolfmother rocked out a packed Emo’s on a Tuesday night.Andrew Stockdale of Wolfmother, November 6th, 2018.Wolfmother bassist Brad HealdWolfmother!Shred isn’t dead

  • Live Shots: Utopia Fest 2018

    © Rockslide Photography, 2018#lukasnelson #utopiafest2018 This was Utopia’s first year at Reveille Ranch out near Burnet, TX, so it was a little rough around the edges no doubt. But, when it came to the goods, this little-fest-that-could delivered. The highlight...

  • UTOPiAfest Preview: November 2nd-4th, 2018

    Good news, nature has rescheduled early fall’s mild enjoyable weather to this week. September and October saw sweltering heat on rotation with rain, rain, and more rain. It was just too much to enjoy the outdoors. Now we’re in the...