Social Music – Anyone up for a mashup? This one’s going to be good. What happens when you combine Beethoven’s stately and rather august Symphony No. 5 with Pérez Prado’s Mambo No. 5? Sheer joyful genius, that’s what. Composer, conductor, and musician Akira Miyagawa is nothing short of this, and knows how to take everyone on a swingin’ time. Just […]
Social Music – Tom DeLonge made history as the guitarist in Box Car Racer and then Blink-182, he’s worth around $80 Million. The supergroup broke up a few years ago and they each kind of went their different ways. DeLonge founded Angels & Airwaves, Travis Barker became a superstar drummer. But recently there’s been news that DeLonge is […]
Social Music – Trey Pearson is a founding member of the wildly successful Christian rock band Everyday Sunday. Recently, he teamed up with a writer from 614 Columbus to announce to the world that he is gay. Excerpts from the moving letter are going viral, and it’s easy to see why: “Most of us reach at least one pivotal moment […]
Social Music – Patric Johnston on His Latest Album ‘Old Friends, New Friends’ From tragic folk heroes like Townes Van Zandt to grunge bands like The Butthole Surfers and legendary hip-hop artists like DJ Screw, Texas is the birthplace of so many music legends, it’s getting hard to keep track of them all. Hailing from Lubbock, the same town as […]
Social Music – Today we heard the sad news that another musician dead at 27
Social Music – The second annual Further Future Festival had something for everybody, as long as everybody was pretty rich.
Social Music – It’s a sad day for the few fans Puddle of Mudd has left. The once-popular post-grunge band, most notable for their songs Blurry and She Hates Me, will more than likely be going their separate ways after lead singer Wes Scantlin arrived at a show heavily intoxicated, causing his bandmates abandoned him there to ramble incoherently […]
Entertainment – Everything you need to know about Austin's SXSW Festival this week.