Category Archive: Austin, Texas

Austin Blues: Upcoming Eastside Kings Festival (September 2016)

by: EASTSIDE KINGS FESTIVAL Eastside Kings Fest is a celebration for the great living musicians who have given us some of the best years of music. The Eastside Kings Fest takes place the… Continue reading

Blues Boy Hubbard: Black Music and Race Relations in East Austin

by JOSEP PEDRO Born in La Grange, Texas in 1934, Henry “Blues Boy” Hubbard is one Austin’s most legendary living musicians. He arrived to the Texas capital in the 1950s, while he worked… Continue reading

The Steve Power Sessions (3): cultural and racial dialogues within blues appropriation

by JOSEP PEDRO Based in Austin since 2003, Steve Power is a widely experienced musician whose extensive trajectory spans over more than forty years, including intense periods in different states and countries both… Continue reading