By Laura Youngs, Contributing Music Editor The words read “To Laurie – Good luck in your singing ambitions. Fondly, Vikki Carr”. I was a star struck young girl at the time, waiting in line...
by Laura Youngs We had finally gotten some relief from the hot Texas weather and when I walk into the local restaurant to do our interview Ruben V is wearing a black knit cap in place of his signature bandana. But...
Faith Duarte Photo Courtesy: Bella Martinez  Dream Place photo courtesy of : Faith Duarte On day four of the second annual San Antonio Girls Rock Camp, the campers have just finished checking in and await the 9:30 a.m. workshop on zine making,...
by Laura Youngs Photos by Michie Turpin It is a great time to be a classic rock fan. Think of one of your favorite bands and there is a good chance they will be playing at a venue in your area...
by Laura Youngs I like my Bacon hot and I like my Bacon sizzling and with the Bacon Brothers I get a double order! Admittedly that is a bit cliché but there is no denying that all that star p...
By Faith Duarte In February of this year, San Antonio became the fourth city in the state to be designated as a “music friendly community” by the Texas Music Office, joining Austin, Fort Worth and Denton. Mayor Ron Nirenberg said at...
By Faith Duarte Photo Courtesy:  Kat Tan When I get on the phone with Erica Monzon, the mastermind behind the singing-songwriting project Ila Minori, she’s on the road with her live band, heading to Houston for the second show of their...
by Faith Duarte Photos by Madeline Ritter One particular quote from Bruce Lee came to mind while watching Verisimilitude perform mid-November at Paper Tiger: "You must be shapeless, formless, like water. When you pour water into a cup, it becomes the...