Go Fly a Kite
, which the man himself said “might be my best album so far,”
was released five years ago on his own label at 30. The albums may be coming fewer and far between, but lucky for us he still tours and will be stopping by Party On the Plaza on Wednesday. Support act Wild Child – an Austin-based seven-piece that really burst on the scene in 2014, a year after the release of their sophomore album The Runaround
– is currently on Kweller’s Austin-based label, The Noise Company. Of Fools
, their 2015 release, the Austin Chronicle
said, “Wild Child epitomizes bittersweet, upbeat, and inviting string-swelled pop that belies the often intimate angst and poignancy between co-songwriters and vocalists Kelsey Wilson and Alexander Beggins.
Ben Kweller signed his first record deal at the tender age of 15, and his last album,