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 Tori Amos performed at San Antonio's Majestic Theatre on Friday

Singer-songwriter Tori Amos delivered a riveting performance Friday at San Antonio's Majestic Theatre, the second stop of a North American tour that…

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Everything we saw as Tori Amos performed at San Antonio's Majestic Theatre on Friday
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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…

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Everything we saw as Arch Enemy and Behemoth blew away San Antonio's Aztec Theatre
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Everything we saw as hip-hop supergroup Mount Westmore held court at San Antonio's AT&T Center

Supergroup Mount Westmore rolled into the AT&T Center on Thursday, bringing together four iconic West Coast emcees: Snoop Dogg, Ice Cube, Too…

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Everything we saw as hip-hop supergroup Mount Westmore held court at San Antonio's AT&T Center
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Everything we saw as Ministry, the Melvins and COC brought the pain to San Antonio's Aztec Theatre

Check out Current writer Brianna Espinoza's review of the show. Ministry's Industrial Strength Tour, which features support from the Melvins and Corrosion…

By San Antonio Current Staff

Everything we saw as Ministry, the Melvins and COC brought the pain to San Antonio's Aztec Theatre
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Everything we saw as Judas Priest brought its 50 Heavy Metal Years tour to San Antonio

Judas Priest, one of heavy metal's defining bands, brought its 50-year anniversary tour to San Antonio's Freeman Coliseum on Monday. Queensrÿche opened the…

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Everything we saw as Judas Priest brought its 50 Heavy Metal Years tour to San Antonio
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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…

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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…

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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…

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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,…

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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…

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Everything we saw as the Decibel Magazine tour crushed skulls at San Antonio's Vibes Underground
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Everything we saw as tribute band the Iron Maidens blew the minds of San Antonio metal fans on Friday

The five rocking women of touring tribute act the Iron Maidens treated San Antonio metalheads to a set of Iron Maiden classics…

By Sanford Nowlin

Everything we saw as tribute band the Iron Maidens blew the minds of San Antonio metal fans on Friday
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All the San Antonio Current's best music photography from 2021

After COVID-19 put live music on hiatus for more than a year, 2021 marked the resurgence of touring acts and the chance…

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Jinjer at Aztec Theatre, Dec. 8
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Art-pop band Buttercup charmed the crowd at San Antonio's Pearl development on Thursday

Quirky art-pop band Buttercup performed an outdoor set Thursday at the Pearl development. As per most of its shows, the long-running San…

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Art-pop band Buttercup charmed the crowd at San Antonio's Pearl development on Thursday
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Breathtaking moments you missed at Luminaria 2021

Luminaria 2021 was a feast for the senses. This year, the festival was spread across Hemisfair, the Henry B. González Convention Center…

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Breathtaking moments you missed at Luminaria 2021
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A Day to Remember played Whitewater Amphitheater and blew away their San Antonio fans

Florida-based A Day to Remember hit New Braunfels' Whitewater Amphitheater on Sunday, bringing emo-tinged metalcore to South Texas fans hungry for its…

By Sanford Nowlin

A Day to Remember played Whitewater Amphitheater and blew away their San Antonio fans
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Everything we saw as Dance Gavin Dance played San Antonio on Friday night

San Antonio loves post-hardcore band Dance Gavin Dance's hard-thrashing anthems, as evidenced by the band's sold-out performance Friday at Vibes Event Center. Veil…

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Everything we saw as Dance Gavin Dance played San Antonio on Friday night
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Everything we saw as Knocked Loose tore the roof of San Antonio's Vibes Event Center

Oldham County, Kentucky's Knocked Loose hurled San Antonio music fans into a frenzy Thursday night with its catchy yet brutal mix of…

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Everything we saw as Knocked Loose tore the roof of San Antonio's Vibes Event Center
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Avatar and Magic Sword came to San Antonio's Aztec Theatre and blew everyone away

A package tour led by Gothenburg, Sweden’s Avatar brought dark and heavy sounds to the Aztec Theatre on Tuesday. The headliner's theatrical but…

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Avatar and Magic Sword came to San Antonio's Aztec Theatre and blew everyone away
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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…

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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…

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All the crazy headbangers we saw when Soulfly played in San Antonio on Saturday
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Post-hardcore giants Hail the Sun came to San Antonio Friday and blew everyone away

Hail the Sun — known for its blistering blend of post-hardcore, math rock and screamo — delivered a punishing set at San…

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Post-hardcore giants Bright Like the Sun came to San Antonio Friday and blew everyone away
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Everything we saw as Garrett T. Capps played his album release show at San Antonio's Paper Tiger

Alt-country singer Garrett T. Capps held an "album release fiesta" on Friday for his latest release I Love San Antone. The bill…

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Everything we saw as Garrett T. Capps played his album release show at San Antonio's Paper Tiger
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Everything we saw as soul singer Leon Bridges blew the roof off San Antonio's Aztec Theatre

Grammy-nominated singer, songwriter, record producer and guitarist Leon Bridges brought his retro-soul sounds to the Aztec Theatre on Friday. The Texas-raised performer…

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Everything we saw as soul singer Leon Bridges blew the roof off San Antonio's Aztec Theatre
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Everyone we saw on Saturday saying goodbye to San Antonio's Imagine Books and Records

Imagine Books and Records, an independent retailer that doubled as a DIY music venue, is closing this weekend after 10 years in…

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Everyone we saw on Saturday saying goodbye to San Antonio's Imagine Books and Records
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Marc Anthony played San Antonio's AT&T Center on Friday and blew everyone away

Salsa heavyweight Marc Anthony's Pa'lla Voy Tour rolled into the AT&T Center on Friday, August 27. Here's what we saw as the…

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All the emo people we saw celebrating the 10-year anniversary of San Antonio nightclub Hi-Tones

St. Mary's Strip fixture Hi-Tones celebrated its 10-year anniversary this weekend with an emo party featuring Melissa Marie of Millionaires and Bad Girls Club…

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All the emo people we saw celebrating the 10-year anniversary of San Antonio nightclub Hi-Tones
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Everyone we saw rocking out to FEA and Lonely Horse at San Antonio's Lonesome Rose

Three powerhouse San Antonio bands piled into the Lonesome Rose on Sunday and got local rockers up off their barstools. Here's what…

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Everyone we saw rocking out to FEA and Lonely Horse at San Antonio's Lonesome Rose
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All the metalheads we saw as San Antonio's Brokenboard Productions celebrated its 15th anniversary

San Antonio-based concert promoter Brokenboard Productions celebrated its 15th anniversary this weekend with a three-day music festival at St. Mary's Strip venue…

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All the metalheads we saw as San Antonio's Brokenboard Productions celebrated its 15th anniversary
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