Andy

The highly-anticpated debut album from Lorde, Pure Heroine, will be released next Tuesday, but you can already listen to the whole album thanks to the folks at MTV.com. The 17 year-old's "Royals" is arguably KGSR's most-requested tune. Since the album streams as one long chunk...
In June, at Bonnaroo, Jack Johnson stepped in at the last minute to replace Mumford & Sons. The day before the headlining gig, I MC'd a private press-only performance and a chunk of my Q&A from that day is featured in this new behind-the-scenes mini-doc on Jack and his...
Just stumbled upon the fact that somehow, against all odds, tickets are still available for the sure-to-be-a-sellout Petty Fest at the Mohawk on Spetember 25. The lineup included Norah Jones, Doyle Bramhall II, Jakob Dylan, Jason Isbell, Ian McLagan, Erika Wennerstrom of...
In the second edition of a new semi-regular feature, here’s a sampling of music videos for songs that appear regularly on The Music Meeting- KGSR’s new music showcase. Each is a recently recorded live performance. You can hear the show at midnight Monday through Friday and...
Just in. The first single from The Kings Of Leon's next album - Mechanical Bull - is here for you to listen to. The album is set for release on September 24.
A few months back, 20 year-old Austin musician Max Frost landed the #1 song on The Hype Machine - a site that collects and ranks the most popular songs on the web. By now, over 300,000 people have listened to his latest single, "White Lies," on SoundCloud and all those plays...
Sunday, a piece I wrote about Bob Schneider's songwriting game appeared in the Texas edition of the New York Times. The story, "Take a Phrase, Wrap It in a Song, E-Mail It on Friday" is available HERE . Schnedier has been playing the game since 2001. It involves an invitation-...
In the inaugural edition of a new semi-regular feature, here’s a sampling of music videos for songs that appear regularly on The Music Meeting- KGSR’s new music showcase. You can hear the show at midnight Monday through Friday and familiarize yourself with the songs here: The...
In August, Austin's Black Joe Lewis will release Electric Slave , the band's first effort on Vagrant Records. Next Wednesday, he'll headline the third installment of the 2013 KGSR's Blues on the Green series , with openers Dupree. But before everything goes down, you can catch...