Planning on swimming through people on 6th Street until something sparks your interest? Although that might work, here’s our recommendations for making NYE kick ass.
Another year of music, festivals and fun in the “live music capital of the world.” In a city where there is always a show to see, picking favorites is not something I try to do. A music scene so iconic has produced some of the most influential artists spanning a myriad of different genres.
It’s the most wonderful time here at OV. A time for cheer, beer and gallons of eggnog. I barely had enough time to sleep off my Thanksgiving hangover before I was floored by a holiday that requires more time spent at home, which requires a little more rum than I would like to admit.
If you’re like me and you’re home for winter break, spending most of your time away from your folks even though you’re staying in their house (thanks for moving into my old room, Mom…), some music to relax to can be some real fun.
As a holiday gift to its fans, Vivid Sound Entertainment has added a rare fully-plugged electronic Above & Beyond set to its Euphoria lineup in April. The festival is celebrating its fifth anniversary at Carson Creek Ranch from April 7-10, 2015. Unlike the Above & Beyond Acoustic Tour, the Euphoria date will be a full plugged in electronic set.
Austin has nothing short of music stores with a plethora of vinyl, both used and new, waiting to be bought and prized in your trophy collection of vinyl records. The holidays are the best time to start or expand on your record collection. What’s warmer than a cup of marshmellowed hot chocolate (or wine) and popping on a wonderful, crisp vinyl while the cold weather blankets the city of Austin? Here are five of my favorite Austin local music stores to get your music on vinyl.
For this one-on-one interview with On Vinyl’s co-founder Nathalie Phan, we go to the beautiful hills of Bastrop State Park to learn what fueled the initial project of On Vinyl Music, the OV mission, Nat’s insight on plans for the future (The Collective!), and the family OV has created.