Everything we saw as L.A. Guns and Faster Pussycat rocked San Antonio's Paper Tiger

L.A. Guns and Faster Pussycat — two legendary acts from the Sunset Strip glam metal scene — hit San Antonio's Paper Tiger…

By San Antonio Current Staff

Everything we saw as L.A. Guns and Faster Pussycat rocked San Antonio's Paper Tiger
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What we saw as Deftones and Gojira laid waste to San Antonio's AT&T Center on Tuesday

Deftones and Gojira, two of metal's biggest and most innovative acts, blew the roof off of San Antonio's AT&T Center on Tuesday.…

By San Antonio Current Staff

What we saw as Deftones and Gojira laid waste to San Antonio's AT&T Center on Tuesday
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Everything we saw as Smashing Pumpkins played the first show at San Antonio's Tech Port Center

Smashing Pumpkins performed Monday night at Tech Port Center and Arena, making the '90s alt-rock favorites the first act to play San…

By San Antonio Current Staff

Everything we saw as Smashing Pumpkins played the first show at San Antonio's Tech Port Center
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Everything we saw as Arch Enemy and Behemoth blew away San Antonio's Aztec Theatre

On Monday, European metal heavyweights Arch Enemy and Behemoth co-headlined a San Antonio bill that also included grindcore pioneers Napalm Death and…

By San Antonio Current Staff

Everything we saw as Arch Enemy and Behemoth blew away San Antonio's Aztec Theatre
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Everything we saw at the Thursday, Appleseed Cast and Cursive show at San Antonio's Paper Tiger

Post-hardcore flag-bearer and Warped Tour mainstay Thursday blew into San Antonio's Paper Tiger as part of a package tour that also included…

By San Antonio Current Staff

Everything we saw at the Thursday, Appleseed Cast and Cursive show at San Antonio's Paper Tiger
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Everything we saw as post-hardcore band Glassjaw's 20th anniversary tour hit San Antonio

Influential post-hardcore band Glassjaw brought its 20th anniversary tour to San Antonio's Vibes Event Center on Thursday, playing sets dedicated a pair…

By San Antonio Current Staff

Everything we saw as post-hardcore band Glassjaw's 20th anniversary tour hit San Antonio
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Everything we saw as Piñata Protest, Fea and Ratas En Zelo rocked San Antonio's Paper Tiger

High-energy bands Latinx punk bands stormed the stage at the Paper Tiger on Sunday. The show included San Antonio's Piñata Protest and Fea…

By San Antonio Current Staff

Everything we saw as Piñata Protest, Fea and Ratas En El Zelo rocked San Antonio's White Rabbit
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Everything we saw as Underoath blew away its fans at San Antonio's Aztec Theatre

Tampa-based metalcore stalwarts Underoath shook San Antonio's Aztec Theatre on Sunday with a raging performance that also featured openers Bad Omens and Spiritbox.…

By San Antonio Current Staff

Everything we saw as Underoath blew away its fans at San Antonio's Aztec Theatre
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Everything we saw as country star Brad Paisley performed at the San Antonio Stock Show & Rodeo

Country music giant Brad Paisley performed at the San Antonio Stock Show & Rodeo on what you might call an "American Tuesday…

By San Antonio Current Staff

Everything we saw as country star Brad Paisley performed at the San Antonio Stock Show & Rodeo
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Old-school California punks Agent Orange caught a wave into San Antonio, and here's what we saw

Veteran Southern California punk band Agent Orange brought its old-school sound to San Antonio's Vibes Underground on Thursday. The Orange County-born trio…

By San Antonio Current Staff

Old-school California punks Agent Orange caught a wave into San Antonio, and here's what we saw
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Gary Clark Jr. absolutely slayed Wednesday night at San Antonio's Tobin Center

Grammy Award-winning singer and guitarist Gary Clark Jr. wowed the Tobin Center crowd on Wednesday night with a stirring performance that blended…

By San Antonio Current Staff

Gary Clark Jr. absolutely slayed Wednesday night at San Antonio's Tobin Center
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Everything we saw as Tool blew away San Antonio's AT&T Center on Wednesday

Tool — arguably prog-metal's biggest-drawing band — brought its complex and pummeling sound to San Antonio's AT&T Center on Wednesday. The tour,…

By San Antonio Current Staff

Everything we saw as Tool blew away San Antonio's AT&T Center on Wednesday
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Everything we saw as the Decibel Magazine tour crushed skulls at San Antonio's Vibes Underground

Decibel Magazine brought its package tour to San Antonio's Vibes Undergound on Tuesday. Obituary, Municipal Waste, Gatecreeper, Enforced and Spirit World honored the periodical's…

By San Antonio Current Staff

Everything we saw as the Decibel Magazine tour crushed skulls at San Antonio's Vibes Underground
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Everything we saw during Khruangbin's second mind-bending night at San Antonio's Tobin Center

On Sunday, Houston trio Khruangbin played a second night at San Antonio's Tobin Center for the Performing Arts, treating the sold-out crowd…

By San Antonio Current Staff

Everything we saw during Khruangbin's second mind-bending night at San Antonio's Tobin Center
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100 gecs dazzled San Antonio at the Paper Tiger on Saturday

Experimental pop duo 100 gecs brought its autotuned sonic circus to the Paper Tiger on Saturday, awing the San Antonio crowd with…

By San Antonio Current Staff

100 gecs dazzled San Antonio at the Paper Tiger on Saturday
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All the music fans and performers we saw Saturday at San Antonio's Jazz'SAlive festival

The 38th Annual Jazz'SAlive festival took over downtown's Travis Park this weekend. Thousands turned out to enjoy free music from legendary Grammy-winning…

By San Antonio Current Staff

All the music fans and performers we saw Saturday at San Antonio's Jazz'SAlive festival
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All the crazy headbangers we saw when Soulfly played in San Antonio on Saturday

The mighty Soulfly brought its crunching riffs back to San Antonio for a Saturday show at Vibes Event Center. Led by former…

By San Antonio Current Staff

All the crazy headbangers we saw when Soulfly played in San Antonio on Saturday
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Everyone we saw at '90s dance party The Throwback at San Antonio's Paper Tiger

On Saturday night, San Antonio's Paper Tiger hosted The Throwback, a dance party billed as a "journey through the sights and sounds…

By Sanford Nowlin

Everyone we saw at '90s dance party The Throwback at San Antonio's Paper Tiger
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All the party people we saw at Snoop Dogg's San Antonio concert on Friday

Hip-hop legend Snoop Dogg rolled into San Antonio's Sunken Garden Theater Friday for a pre-Independence Day gig — and his alter ego DJ…

By San Antonio Current Staff

All the party people we saw at Snoop Dogg's San Antonio concert on Friday
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Everyone We Saw on Opening Night of the 2020 Tejano Music Awards Fan Fair

Coronavirus, who? Despite numerous event cancellations and postponements, the party went on for this year's Tejano Music Awards Fan Fair. The annual…

By San Antonio Current Staff

Everyone We Saw on Opening Night of the 2020 Tejano Music Awards Fan Fair
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Big Freedia Brought the Booty-Shaking to Paper Tiger and We're Still Speechless

With Big Freedia shows being the spiritual experience that they are, we made sure that we got our ass to her Sunday…

By San Antonio Current Staff

Big Freedia Brought the Booty-Shaking to Paper Tiger and We're Still Speechless
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15 Iconic Cher Looks To Remind You She's a Badass

Cher is headed to San Antonio on Tuesday, December 17 and we couldn’t be more excited. Because, Cher, duh. Releasing music over…

By San Antonio Current Staff, Chris Conde

The sparkle. The drama. Only Cher can pull off a chain mask. 
Photo via Facebook / Cher
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Luke Combs Stopped By the AT&T Center and Blew All of San Antonio Away

Country fans filled the AT&T Center Saturday night to catch Luke Combs in concert. Here's a look at the star on stage…

By San Antonio Current Staff

Luke Combs Stopped By the AT&T Center and Blew All of San Antonio Away
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17 Songs That Shoutout San Antonio or Alamo City-Related Things

Even though there aren't a huge amount of artists and bands making it big out of San Antonio, the Alamo City continues…

By San Antonio Current Staff, Chris Conde

“Folsom Prison Blues” by Johnny Cash
“I hear the train a comin' it's rollin' round the bend
And I ain't seen the sunshine since I don't know when
I'm stuck in Folsom Prison and time keeps dragging on
But that train keeps a rollin' on down to San Antone.”
Photo via Facebook / Johnny Cash
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15 Things to Do in San Antonio Instead of Hanging Out with Your Family This Thanksgiving

Whether you/your family are in town just on Turkey Day or are here all week, you'll likely want to get out of…

By San Antonio Current Staff, Chris Conde

Feed the hungry
San Antonio Food Bank, 5200 Enrique M. Barrera Pkwy, (210) 337-3663, safoodbank.org
The San Antonio Food bank is always looking for volunteers, so peep the website and see how you can go help. You’ll be helping others while avoiding your annoying tia who always has some shit to say about your clothes.
Photo via Instagram / safoodbank
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Catch These Three Can't-Miss Exhibitions at San Antonio Museums Before They're Gone

As we tumble into December, it's not just the decade that's coming to a close – three major exhibitions at the San…

By San Antonio Current Staff, Kelly Nelson

Alexandra Exter: Lighting design for a tragedy, 1928 
Gouache, graphite, and ink on paper 
Photo courtesy of the McNay Art Museum
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Fun Moments from the 2019 Mala Luna Music Festival

Back for a fourth year, we had loads of fun living it up at Mala Luna — and we know you did…

By San Antonio Current Staff

Fun Moments from the 2019 Mala Luna Music Festival
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All the Sexy People We Saw at the 2019 Mala Luna Music Festival

Back for a fourth year, the Mala Luna Music & Arts festival brought out plenty of young music lovers to Nelson Wolff…

By San Antonio Current Staff

All the Sexy People We Saw at the 2019 Mala Luna Music Festival
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Tool Stopped By the AT&T Center and Blew All of San Antonio Away

We'll be reliving this night for weeks — if not months — to come. Seriously. Here's a look at Friday night's show…

By San Antonio Current Staff

Tool Stopped By the AT&T Center and Blew All of San Antonio Away
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Wu-Tang Clan Stopped By the Majestic for its 25th Anniversary Tour and Reminded San Antonio of its Lasting Power

From scoring films to building full-on movie careers, this hip-hop juggernaut has managed to remain relevant in pop culture for over a…

By San Antonio Current Staff

Wu-Tang Clan Stopped By the Aztec for its 25th Anniversary Tour and Reminded San Antonio of its Lasting Power
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