Kristen

Kristen totally teased us before she left the station on Friday. Her side of the conversation went something like this: "Oh by the way, I'm going to play the Sheppard Music Lounge on Acoustic Sunrise." But that's not all... "Oh! Also, I'll play a couple artists that are going to...
Round Rock Express is holding auditions for solo singers and small ensembles from 6-9pm on Monday, February 16th (choirs and larger groups are welcome to sign up to perform our National Anthem at games without trying out). Musical instrument accompaniment is OK, but the audition...
Honesty hour: I avoid most Top 40 pop music and have never heard the original version, so this is like a new Hozier song for me! But I'd listen to this man sing the phone book, so whatever. Maybe we can get him to do that if he agrees to a KGSR Music Lounge this April? In the...
Have you noticed something a little different on Sunday mornings on KGSR? For the past couple of months, the Music Department has been working on the perfect Sunday playlists, known as Acoustic Sunrise . It's pretty much exactly what it sounds like: acoustic music from some of...
We're constantly trying to bring you the best new music on KGSR, but every time December rolls around (when did that happen?!), we always feel like some of the good stuff got crowded out or otherwise slipped through the cracks. You know my love for Hozier (his self-titled...
First , we should mention the Blue Genie Art Bazaar, now in its 14th annual run at the Marchesa Hall & Theater. Parking and admission to this collection of work from over 200 local & regional artists is always free. Just to throw in some extra awesome, a portion of the...
VH1 named Hozier their You Oughta Know artist of the month and put him on a timer. They gave him 60 seconds to play "Take Me To Church" and 15 seconds for a rapid fire Q&A. And you know what? The 60 second song wasn't bad! Watch the song and Q&A here...
All this week, The Daily Show with Jon Stewart is broadcasting from the Zach Theatre right here in Austin. Why? Well, because it's the week before midterm elections, and Texas is a hotbed for all political issues. Here's a great clip exploring this issue from last night's...
Ooooh boy, does this make me happy! "Budapest" is my favorite song we're playing on KGSR right now. Here's OneRepublic covering the 21-year-old English singer/songwriter George Ezra's gem.