Category Archive: Austin, Texas

Jeff Lofton: Jazz to the People

By JOSEP PEDRO Born in Germany and raised in South Carolina, Jeff Lofton’s trumpet sound has become a striking force in Austin’s music scene since moved there about four years ago. Friendly and… Continue reading

Texas Eastside Kings

by JOSEP PEDRO Texas Eastside Kings features a fine constellation of blues and jazz musicians from different generations, that offer an accomplished, heartfelt sound collage of East Austin’s cultural legacy. The collective character… Continue reading

Blue J featuring Bree Bruns

by JOSEP PEDRO Formed in 2007 as a power trio with guitar, bass and drums, Blue J has evolved into a dynamic combo that smoothly brings in piano, Hammond, tenor saxophone and trumpet,… Continue reading