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Hong Kong Wigs is Energizing Austin’s Rock Music Scene

Power trio Hong Kong Wigs–Jon Fitcher, Anastasia Wright and Adam Lee Galvan–played their first show on Halloween 2018 and never looked back. Hong Kong Wigs is the brain child of veteran Austin musician Jon Fitcher,...

How The Gonzos are Following their Dreams Through Eclectic Alternative Rock

Erick Soberanes, Brian Garcia and Andrea Zaramella are the powerful trio behind The Gonzos. Their influences span genres and generations, from Led Zeppelin to BB King, all of which you can hear in their eclectic...

Megafauna on the Reward and the Sacrifice of Shredding

For the last 14 years, Megafauna has been shredding infectious riffs and raw garage energy in Austin. Dani Neff started Megafauna in 2008, after moving from Brooklyn to Austin. Along the way she teamed up...

How Moni’ye is Finding His Path Through Experimental Hip-Hop

In 2019, Moni'ye decided to put everything he could into the thing that fulfilled him most–making music. After years of writing and rapping on his own, Moni'ye reset and started pursuing music more seriously. This...

James Robinson’s New Project is the Ultimate Music Collaboration

James Robinson is adding some soul to the gumbo that is Austin's music scene. He is the resurgence of soul, R&B and jazz–bringing together artists from all genres to collaborate on his newest project, Rivers...

Versatile Singer-Songwriter S.L. Houser is Austin’s Secret Weapon

S.L. Houser is the self-described “swiss army knife” in Austin’s music scene. With her classical training and highly developed technique, she’s able to take many forms as a musician–recording and performing with different bands of...

Urban Heat is Synth Pop for the Future

After transitioning from punk bands to synth pop, Jonathan Horstmann formed Urban Heat. It’s not your typical 80’s synth pop, it’s music for now. And soon to be music for the future. The trio performed...

All Aboard the Funky, Soulful Space Trayn

Space Trayn is the funkadelic, jazz-infused musical project from Jerome Vivino. After holding down the lead guitar position in various local bands, Jerome decided to show a different side of himself. He traded in the...