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Neon Desert Music Festival 2018, El Paso, TX: Photos – Write-up

Written by ManVsParty For the 8th year in a row, the Neon Desert Music Festival had the El Paso/Juarez borderland dancing on Memorial Day weekend. The West Texas festival boasted an impressive lineup of chart toppers, up and comers, and local acts from a variety of musical backgrounds. What made Neon Desert stand out this year,…

Neon Desert Music Festival 2018, El Paso, TX: Photos – Write-up was originally published on Music Felon

Son Lux, 5/19/2018, Mohawk, Austin, Photos – Write-up

Written James ATX and Photos by Bang Ho Son Lux is an enigma in this world of cookie cutter pop groups; they create deep, dynamic and dreamy electro pop. The three piece of Ryan Lott, Rafiq Bhatia, and Ian Chang filled the sold out venue with such robust sound, you’d swear there were more musicians on…

Son Lux, 5/19/2018, Mohawk, Austin, Photos – Write-up was originally published on Music Felon

Molly Burch and Courtney Barnett, 5/14/2018, Mohawk, Austin, Photos – Write-up

Written and Photos by Bang Ho Molly Burch opened the show with her lovely strong vocals.  A mix of loungey soft perfection that was evocative and powerful, their sound backed with a surf rock guitar keeps you entranced.  They even treated us to some new songs as well. Courtney Barnett rocked the stage after Molly Burch. …

Molly Burch and Courtney Barnett, 5/14/2018, Mohawk, Austin, Photos – Write-up was originally published on Music Felon

Kid Koala, 5/15/2018, 3TEN, Austin, Photos – Review

Written and Photos by Phil Barton  Saturday, May 12th was a very special evening in Austin, TX when Kid Koala’s Vinyl Vaudeville – Floor Kids Edition tour, touted as the silliest show on Earth, stopped into the 3TEN at ACL Live for a night to remember.  Upon arriving, fans were greeted with four video game consoles…

Kid Koala, 5/15/2018, 3TEN, Austin, Photos – Review was originally published on Music Felon

VÉRITÉ, 3/2/2018, Scoot Inn, Austin, Photos – Write-up

Written and Photos by Bang Ho VÉRITÉ has sold out the last few shows she has played in Austin, if not all of them.  When she got on stage at Scoot Inn, her voice resonated through everyone, perfectly riding the line between a slower ballad and an outright dance party.  Each song seemingly had a different…

VÉRITÉ, 3/2/2018, Scoot Inn, Austin, Photos – Write-up was originally published on Music Felon

Japanese Breakfast, 4/10/2018, Scoot Inn, Austin, Photos – Write-up

Written and Photos by Bang Ho Japanese Breakfast/Michelle Zauner came out on stage full of energy in white high stop sneakers lit up with LEDs and a beautiful white one piece Super Saiyan armor style jump suit with the protruded shoulder pads, much in the way of Vegeta.  Not only were her looks from outer…

Japanese Breakfast, 4/10/2018, Scoot Inn, Austin, Photos – Write-up was originally published on Music Felon

Caroline Rose, 3/23/18, Antone’s Austin, Photos – Write-up

Written and photos by James ATX   Caroline Rose is force of nature! Being one of the most talked about artists at SXSW 2018 and on our SXSW Top 20 list, Caroline performs a very high energy set and deserves all the accolades. The onstage energy gets the crowd moving and Caroline’s quirky sense of…

Caroline Rose, 3/23/18, Antone’s Austin, Photos – Write-up was originally published on Music Felon