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Thursday, April 22, 2021

Ted Nugent tested positive for COVID-19 days after performing at 'anti-mask' Florida grocery store

Posted By on Thu, Apr 22, 2021 at 4:57 PM

On Monday, COVID-denier and NRA-mouthpiece Ted Nugent admitted that he tested positive for coronavirus, telling followers: “I have had flu symptoms for the last 10 days. I thought I was dying. Just a clusterfuck." Now it appears Nugent, 72, a part-time Texas resident, found out he was sick with...

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Tuesday, April 20, 2021

COVID-denier Ted Nugent admits he has COVID-19: 'I thought I was dying'

Posted By on Tue, Apr 20, 2021 at 10:17 AM

If there's anything the past year has shown us, it's that those who underestimate COVID-19 are soon humbled.  The latest person to learn that the hard way is Ted Nugent, who earlier this month posted a misinformation-stuffed video on Facebook in which he downplayed the severity of COVID-19 and said...

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Texas Country artist Shane Smith's truck was stolen in San Antonio — with his dog inside

Posted By on Tue, Apr 20, 2021 at 10:00 AM

Austin musician Shane Smith is experiencing a pet lover's worst nightmare. Around 2:30 p.m. Monday, Smith's Ford F-150 was stolen from the Pearl Historic District in San Antonio. That would be bad enough, but it was made exponentially worse by the fact that his 10-pound gray and white Havanese...

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Thursday, April 15, 2021

Ted Nugent claims Capitol rioters were Black Lives Matter and Antifa 'wearing Trump shirts'

Posted By on Thu, Apr 15, 2021 at 9:18 AM

Mid-level state fair draw Ted Nugent has one again opined on political matters. And without much surprise, the racist cartoon some rock fans would prefer to remember as the "Motor City Madman" was once again talking pure shit. During an April 12 appearance at Seed to Table grocery in...

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Monday, April 12, 2021

Smoke BBQ + Skybar will bring rapper Nelly to San Antonio on 4/20 for its 6th anniversary

Posted By on Mon, Apr 12, 2021 at 9:48 AM

Smoke BBQ + Skybar is celebrating its sixth anniversary in a big way: by inviting rapper Nelly to get things “Hot in Here.” The downtown-area outdoor bar has only been in operation since last November, but the Smoke family of restaurants has been around for nearly six years, including...

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Friday, April 9, 2021

claire rousay's a softer focus gets a surprise early release

Posted By on Fri, Apr 9, 2021 at 4:12 PM

If you thought you'd have to wait until the end of the month to hear the new album from prolific San Antonio percussionist and composer claire rousay, have we got a surprise for you. In a Thursday tweet that opened with "oh what the hell," rousay announced the early...

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Thursday, April 8, 2021

Snoop Dogg is headed to San Antonio for summer show at the Sunken Garden

Posted By on Thu, Apr 8, 2021 at 5:06 PM

As if anticipating the oncoming onslaught of feral behavior as more of the local population gets vaccinated against COVID-19, Tobin Entertainment made a bombshell announcement today. It's bringing Snoop Dogg to San Antonio this summer in what may well signal the resumption of big-name musical tours. He'll be stopping...

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Rockabilly and country-rock touring acts round out San Antonio's live music offerings this weekend

Posted By on Thu, Apr 8, 2021 at 11:17 AM

In addition to a pair of album-debut shows this weekend from San Antonio stalwarts — doom metal outfit Thunder Horse and experimental composer and percussionist claire rousay — local music fans have a chance to catch a couple of notable out-of-towners. Whether you prefer a present-day take on rockabilly...

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Wednesday, April 7, 2021

a softer focus: Percussionist claire rousay celebrates release of new album with virtual performance

Posted By on Wed, Apr 7, 2021 at 2:35 PM

Prolific San Antonio percussionist and composer claire rousay is dropping a new album, a softer focus, April 23 on American Dreams Records. It’s an appropriate title, since the ambient release features, well, a softer focus compared to much of her previous work, which falls largely in the avant-garde realm....

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Catching up with rockabilly revival giant Danny B. Harvey before his San Antonio gig on Friday

Posted By on Wed, Apr 7, 2021 at 1:50 PM

Couple and musical partners Danny B. Harvey and Annie Marie Lewis are damned near rockabilly royalty. Harvey's a luminary in the music's ongoing revival, having played guitar with early '80s outfit Levi and the Rockats, real-deal pioneer Wanda Jackson and supergroup HeadCat, which included Lemmy of Motörhead and Slim...

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