Tuesday, February 25, 2020

Reel Big Fish and Aquabats Summer Tour Swinging Through San Antonio

Posted By on Tue, Feb 25, 2020 at 12:42 PM

Orange County ska stalwarts Reel Big Fish and new wave-inspired pop-punk weirdos the Aquabats are hitting the road together with a stop at the Aztec Theatre scheduled for Sunday, June 6. Reel Big Fish is touring in continued support of 2018’s Life Sucks… Let’s Dance, while The Aquabats are...

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Grammy-Nominated Pop Songstress Maggie Rogers Coming to San Antonio This Spring

Posted By on Tue, Feb 25, 2020 at 12:36 PM

On the heels of being nominated for Best New Artist at the 2020 Grammys, singer-songwriter Maggie Rogers has launched a tour that will hit the Aztec Theatre on Sunday, April 19. Breathy and soulful, Rogers combines the catchy elements of pop and layers on whispers of Americana, folk and...

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Tejano Music Awards Fan Fair Returns to San Antonio With Chris Perez and More

Posted By on Tue, Feb 25, 2020 at 12:31 PM

The Tejano Music Awards Fan Fair will return to Market Square in March. More than 200 bands from Mexico and the U.S. will perform at the annual event, which runs Thursday, March 12, through Sunday, March 15. This year's lineup includes Chris Perez, widower of the late Tejano star Selena, plus...

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Monday, February 24, 2020

Metal Gods Judas Priest Returning to San Antonio on Tour Celebrating 50 Years as a Band

Posted By on Mon, Feb 24, 2020 at 1:41 PM

“Breaking the Law” leather daddies and perennial local favorites Judas Priest are returning to San Antonio's Freeman Coliseum on Tuesday, October 6. The band, which formed in Birmingham, England in 1970, is embarking on its 50 Heavy Metal Years Tour celebrating, as the name suggests, five decades in the...

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Friday, February 21, 2020

Spanish Singer and Reality TV Star David Bisbal Coming to the Aztec Theatre

Posted By on Fri, Feb 21, 2020 at 1:48 PM

Spanish singer, songwriter and actor David Bisbal is headed to San Antonio for a an Aztec Theatre show on Thursday, October 29. Bisbal was launched into the public eye via an appearance on the reality TV show Operación Triunfo, a singing competition similar to American Idol. The key difference,...

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Stripes Convenience Stores Launch New Selena Cups

Posted By on Fri, Feb 21, 2020 at 1:46 PM

On the heels of the Selena XXV tribute concert announcement, the Stripes convince store chain is again releasing limited-edition collectible cups bearing the Tejano queen's image. Because "Anything for Selenas” right? (Cue up the movie if you don't remember that line.) Fans of the late singer will able to...

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Thursday, February 20, 2020

Bulldozers Raze Most of What Remained of San Antonio Punk Institution Taco Land

Posted By on Thu, Feb 20, 2020 at 2:40 PM

Work crews have demolished most of what still stood of Taco Land, the north-of-downtown dive that served as one of Texas' longest-surviving underground music venues. Last fall, the city granted approval to developers to make structural changes to the property, including demolishing on-site structures. At the time, the property's...

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Fea Kicks Off U.S. Tour With Show Saturday at Hi-Tones

Posted By on Thu, Feb 20, 2020 at 2:30 PM

Fresh off national press highlighting their special brand of Xican riot grrrl punk, local heroes Fea will play a show Saturday at Hi-Tones to kick off a new U.S. tour. Since releasing an eponymous debut in 2016, the four-piece has put in extensive road work, won the praise ofIggy Pop and...

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The Weeknd Returns to San Antonio on the After Hours Tour

Posted By on Thu, Feb 20, 2020 at 11:43 AM

R&B star The Weeknd's newly announced headlining tour will include a stop in San Antonio's AT&T Center on Wednesday, August 19. The “Starboy” singer will be touring in support of new album After Hours, which is slated for release on Friday, March 20. The singer launched his career in...

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Wednesday, February 19, 2020

Korn and Faith No More Headed to Texas This Summer

Posted By on Wed, Feb 19, 2020 at 3:31 PM

Nu-metal Gods Korn and '90s funk-metal icons Faith No More have just announced a co-headlining North American Tour, which hits Texas at the end of August. No, San Antonio, the tour won’t be making its way here, but some of you may be willing to caravan to other stops,...

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