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Local Artist, Chamel Raghu, Creates “The Rebirth of Asia”

In our global economy and political spectrum, two worlds seem to exist. We are either productive or fruitless in the gross domestic product and leaning to the right or the left in political stance.  Austin artist, Chamel Raghu, highlights these issues in his latest creation, “The Rebirth of Asia,” an …

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MusicSXSW

KING SAINT GERMAIN presents “THE GRINDER”

Unofficial SXSW showcase & party featuring ​ Yonatan Gat, Thor Harris ​ (Swans) & 10 more Wed., March 16, 12pm – 2am  ||  Sahara Lounge, 1413 Webberville, Austin, TX  78721 21+  ||  Suggested donation: $5 (day) / $7 (night)  Free ample parking  ||  Felicia’s BBQ  ||  RSVP:  http://tinyurl.com/sxGRINDER __________________________________________ S …

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BlogFilmMusic

Promethean Waltz: A New Production Featuring Robot Drummers and New Music

Austin’s very own Voyager Fest will be hosting an event to be headlined by avant garde act, Ponytrap. This group’s enthralling mix of classical and industrial music provides the foundation for Promethean Waltz, a new theatrical production that tells the story of a search for meaningful connection in a world overrun by …

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Mix, Dance, and Listen at Subspace ATX: Two DJs Open Underground Electronic Venue

If you plan on seeking an alternative to the downtown electronic music scene, there is hope on the north side of Austin and potentially an emblem of growth and music appreciation. While the bar-hopping culture of our city influences a channel-surfing logic among patrons, Subspace ATX-located in Windsor Park-wishes to …

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MusicReviews

A Spree Outside The Atmosphere: Opposite Day Releases Space Taste Race, Pt. 2

I sat down and tried to describe Opposite Day to myself. The words came to me, and then they left. Then, I smiled at the thought that this could be one of the aesthetics the band is trying to achieve: a pleasant disarray of emotion and interpretation. This Austin fusion, …

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Churn Out Your Rebel Soul: Chasca Celebrates Second EP, Barbarians

With much splendor and glitter splatter, Chasca marches into the next EP, Barbarians (2015), and brings us everything from pop progressive rock to heavy metal to piano mini-serenades. Indeed, Chasca always encompasses the perfect balance of accessibilty, adventurous songcrafting, and a full-body good time. The first track, “Salvation,” begins with …

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MusicReviews

Elephantenna in the Room: Electro-Acoustic Band Creates A Fresh Duality

Perhaps one of Austin’s little secrets, but definitely not something to hide, one-man act, L F Antenna, has been promoting his debut album this year entitled Anthills Rise & Governments Fall. On December 5, 2015 at Carousel Lounge, he performed every track off the album, and the musical integrity was …

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