Bob Schneider and Erin Ivey for Love Hope Strength

    Bob Schneider and Erin Ivey for Love Hope Strength

    Bob Schneider and Erin Ivey performed at a Live Vibe house concert in Austin last night, benefiting Love Hope Strength, the world’s leading rock ‘n roll cancer foundation. Erin Ivey opened the show. It was my first time to see her perform and I liked her a lot, especially “Chocolate”, which really wound the crowd [...]

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    Will Hoge with Waylon Payne for Love, Hope, Strength

    Will Hoge with Waylon Payne for Love, Hope, Strength

    Christina Shipley’s Live Vibe Collective put on another stellar house concert in Austin Saturday night, benefiting Love, Hope, Strength, the world’s leading rock ‘n roll cancer foundation. This night had a little bit of everything – gorgeous setting, great music, tasty tapas, and incredible music. Will Hoge even slung hot wax on his drummer’s nipples. [...]

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    Dave Madden & Wendy Colonna @ Threadgills

    Dave Madden & Wendy Colonna @ Threadgills

    Dave Madden and Wendy Colonna put on a great show at Threadgills the other night. The band was tight (as always) and the lovely Ginger Leigh and Noëlle Hampton brought the sweet background vocals.

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    Fabulous Thunderbirds @ Uncle Billy's Rooftop

    Fabulous Thunderbirds @ Uncle Billy’s Rooftop

    The last time I saw the Fabulous Thunderbirds was back in the 80′s at the Astrodome, I think opening for ZZ Top.  No Jimmy Vaughn anymore of course, but Johnny Moeller was pretty damn good.

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    Joe Ely @ Uncle Billy's Rooftop

    Joe Ely @ Uncle Billy’s Rooftop

    Joe Ely performed a free concert as part of the KGSR summer concert series at Uncle Billy’s.

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    Love. At the Cantina

    Love. At the Cantina

    Carolyn Wonderland and Will Taylor String Quartet joined Ginger Leigh at Flamingo Cantina in Austin on Thursday as part of Ginger’s weekly performance series Love at the Cantina.

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    Portraiture

    John Pointer Portrait Session

    Finally got together with John Pointer for a portrait session. John’s a blast to work with and I think we got some good stuff.

    Portrait of musician John Pointer. Photo by Austin Commercial Photographer Jeff Twiss. (Jeff Twiss)

    Portrait of musician John Pointer. Photo by Austin Commercial Photographer Jeff Twiss. (Jeff Twiss)