Everything we saw as Taking Back Sunday brought its emo sounds to San Antonio's Aztec Theatre

Taking Back Sunday brought its signature blend of emo, melodic rock and post-hardcore to San Antonio's Aztec Theatre on Thursday, bringing fans those…

By San Antonio Current Staff

Everything we saw as Taking Back Sunday brought its emo sounds to San Antonio's Aztec Theatre
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Everything we saw as Amon Amarth and Cannibal Corpse crushed San Antonio's Boeing Center

A stacked bill of extreme metal acts headlined by Sweden's Amon Amarth slammed into Boeing Center at Tech Port Tuesday, allowing local…

By San Antonio Current Staff

Everything we saw as Amon Amarth and Cannibal Corpse crushed San Antonio's Boeing Center
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Everything we saw at the Hot Water Music and Quicksand show in San Antonio

Post-hardcore heavyweights Hot Water Music came to San Antonio's Paper Tiger Saturday on the band's 30th Anniversary Tour. Fellow '90s stalwarts Quicksand…

By San Antonio Current Staff

Everything we saw at the Hot Water Music and Quicksand show in San Antonio
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All the fun we saw at San Antonio's Tejano Conjunto Festival on Friday

The annual Tejano Conjunto Festival, presented by the Guadalupe Cultural Arts Center, is back this weekend for its 42nd year. The gathering…

By San Antonio Current Staff

All the fun we saw at San Antonio's Tejano Conjunto Festival on Friday
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Everything we saw as Night Club brought its darkwave sounds to San Antonio's Paper Tiger

Darkwave duo Night Club brought its delicious, keyboard-driven brand of gloom to Paper Tiger on Tuesday. Touring behind its album Masochist, the…

By San Antonio Current Staff

Everything we saw as Night Club brought its darkwave sounds to San Antonio's Paper Tiger
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Everything we saw as Interpol brought its moody sounds to San Antonio's Boeing Center

Post-punk revivalists Interpol treated fans at Boeing Center at Tech Port to a riveting set of brooding but beautiful music built around…

By San Antonio Current Staff

Everything we saw as Interpol brought its moody sounds to San Antonio's Boeing Center
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Everything we saw at the return of San Antonio's La Semana Alegre

Thursday marked the first night of the resurrected La Semana Alegre music festival, which featured amazing performances from artists including Toadies, Girl…

By San Antonio Current Staff

Everything we saw at the return of San Antonio's La Semana Alegre
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Everything we saw as Bad Religion and Social Distortion rocked San Antonio's Boeing Center

Legendary California punk bands Bad Religion and Social Distortion brought their anthemic sounds to Boeing Center at Tech Port on Friday night. Here's…

By San Antonio Current Staff

Everything we saw as Bad Religion and Social Distortion rocked San Antonio's Boeing Center
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Everything we saw as STRFKR brought synth-pop sounds to San Antonio's Aztec Theatre

STRFKR treated the audience at San Antonio's Aztec Theatre to a barrage of catchy synth-pop and post-punk sounds on Tuesday night, and local…

By San Antonio Current Staff

Everything we saw as STRFKR brought synth-pop sounds to San Antonio's Aztec Theatre
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Everything we saw as Movements and Tigers Jaw brought the emo vibes to San Antonio

Emo and post-hardcore group Movements delivered a riveting performance Thursday night at Vibes Event Center. Here's a look at the SoCal-based band's set…

By San Antonio Current Staff

Everything we saw as Movements and Tigers Jaw brought the emo vibes to San Antonio
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Everything we saw as reggaeton superstar Don Omar played San Antonio on Sunday

Don Omar, one of the earliest and defining superstars of reggaeton, brought his infectious beats and socially conscious lyrics to Frost Bank…

By San Antonio Current Staff

Everything we saw as reggaeton superstar Don Omar played San Antonio on Sunday
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Everything we saw as Latin pop trailblazer Gloria Trevi played San Antonio on Saturday

Gloria Trevi, the groundbreaking Mexican pop singer-songwriter, electrified Freeman Coliseum on Saturday, bringing feminist lyrics, scintillating dance moves and an array of…

By San Antonio Current Staff

Everything we saw as Latin pop trailblazer Gloria Trevi played San Antonio
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Everything we saw as Descendants and Circle Jerks slammed their way into San Antonio

A package tour featuring three legendary groups that put Southern California on map as ground zero for hardcore punk — the Descendants,…

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What we saw as Descendants and Circle Jerks slammed their way into San Antonio
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Rapper Noname brought truth to San Antonio's Paper Tiger, no matter how uncomfortable

"Washing one's hands of the conflict between the powerful and the powerless means to side with the powerful," Brazilian educator Paulo Freire said.…

By Kevin Sanchez

Rapper Noname brought truth to San Antonio's Paper Tiger, no matter how uncomfortable
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Everything we saw at San Antonio's inaugural Winter Vibes Live festival

The inaugural Winter Vibes Live festival took over St. Paul Square Saturday, providing a showcase for nearly three dozen San Antonio bands.…

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Everything we saw at San Antonio's inaugural Winter Vibes Live festival
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Everything we saw as the Black Pumas electrified San Antonio's Stable Hall

Multi-time Grammy nominees the Black Pumas brought their blend of neo-soul and psychedelic R&B to Stable Hall on Friday, delivering a riveting…

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Everything we saw as the Black Pumas electrified San Antonio's Stable Hall
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Everything we saw as Portugal. The Man played San Antonio's Stable Hall

Portugal. The Man brought its experimental indie-pop sounds to Stable Hall at the Pearl on Friday with Snacktime opening. Here's a look at…

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Everything we saw as Portugal. The Man
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Elvis Costello performed compelling, if unfamiliar, set for first-ever San Antonio show

Elvis Costello’s creative capabilities were on full display during his first-ever San Antonio show, performed Monday night at the Majestic Theatre. It’s…

By Sean Wood

Elvis Costello performed compelling, if unfamiliar, set for first-ever San Antonio show
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Everything we saw as Explosions in the Sky created soundscapes at San Antonio's Paper Tiger

Austin-based instrumental group Explosions in the Sky brought its moody post-rock sound to San Antonio's Paper Tiger on Friday. Here's a look…

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Everything we saw as Explosions in the Sky created soundscapes at San Antonio's Paper Tiger
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Everything we saw at the debut of new San Antonio music venue Stable Hall

Stable Hall at the Pearl, San Antonio's newest live music venue, made its public debut Saturday with a free performance by Texas singer-songwriters…

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Everything we saw at the debut of new San Antonio music venue Stable Hall
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What we saw as Toadies rocked San Antonio's Aztec Theatre on Thursday

North Texas group Toadies brought its classic alt-rock sounds to San Antonio's Aztec Theatre on Thursday. The band treated the enthusiastic and…

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What we saw as Toadies rocked San Antonio's Aztec Theatre on Thursday
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All the San Antonio Current's best music photography from 2023

Long gone are the days where you had to drive to Austin to catch the hottest touring acts. Whether your tastes run…

By San Antonio Current Staff

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Everything we saw at Girl in a Coma's first San Antonio reunion show

Beloved San Antonio indie-rock trio Girl in a Coma has reunited for four shows, including two at hometown venue Paper Tiger. The…

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Everything we saw at Girl in a Coma's first San Antonio reunion show
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Everything we saw as Silverstein rocked San Antonio's Vibes Event Center

Long-running Canadian post-hardcore group Silverstein brought its powerful blend of emo and indie-rock to San Antonio's Vibes Event Center on Wednesday. Here's…

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Everything we saw as Enrique Iglesias, Ricky Martin and Pitbull electrified San Antonio

Three of Latin music's biggest names came to the Frost Bank Center Sunday night for one of The Trilogy Tour's 19 North…

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Everything we saw as Enrique Iglesias, Ricky Martin and Pitbull electrified San Antonio
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Everything we saw as Pierce the Veil destroyed San Antonio on Friday night

Post-hardcore giants Pierce the Veil brought The Jaws of Life Tour to San Antonio venue The Espee on Friday and unleashed the…

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Everything we saw as Pierce the Veil destroyed San Antonio on Friday night
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Everything we saw as Junior H and his fans partied at San Antonio's Freeman Coliseum

Junior H — one of the undisputed heavyweights of the corrido tumbado sound — brought his Sad Boyz Tour 2023 to San…

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Everything we saw as Junior H and his fans partied at San Antonio's Freeman Coliseum
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Everything we saw as Luis Miguel and fans shared a magical night in San Antonio

Crooner Luis Miguel, one of Latin music's biggest stars, returned to San Antonio with a stellar show at Frost Bank Center on…

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Everything we saw as Lacuna Coil and Fear Factory rocked San Antonio

Italian goth-metal band Lacuna Coil and nu-metal pioneers Fear Factory brought crushing sounds to the Aztec Theatre on Tuesday night, and San…

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Everything we saw as Lacuna Coil and Fear Factory rocked San Antonio
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Everything we saw during ACL Music Festival 2023's opening weekend

Austin's 2023 ACL Music Festival just had its opening weekend, which included performances from Ben Kweller, Mt. Joy, Tanya Tucker, Thirty Seconds to…

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Everything we saw during ACL Music Festival's opening weekend
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