Photos by Craig Hlavaty
Wanda Jackson, unquestionably the true Queen Mother of rock and roll, was fashionably late getting on the stage Saturday night at the Continental Club. It was her seventy-second birthday, and she had played Austin the night before. Who could blame her for being a little sl ... More >>
Photos by Nick DiFonzoTo find out, a trip to Schulenburg and the recently revived Sengelmann Hall is in order. Schulenburg lies exactly halfway between San Antonio and Houston along Interstate 10. While the small town itself was formally established in 1875, Czech and German settlers had already m ... More >>
www.halatamusic.comPolka may be a musical punchline to a lot of people, but it's no joke to others. That's why no one was laughing when the Recording Academy announced last week that it was eliminating the Best Polka Recording category starting with next year's awards. As reported in The New York Ti ... More >>
Sengelmann Hall, a 115-year old saloon and dance hall in Schulenberg, has been closed up since the 1940s. Until last week, that is, when Houston entrepreneur Dana Roy Harper opened the doors to his million-dollar renovation on this sleepy main street halfway between Houston and San Anto ... More >>
A-Trak, Rye Rye,
Treasure Fingers: Sat., July 11.
Arc Angels: Fri., July 10. Warehouse Live.
Asleep At The Wheel: Sat., Aug. 1. Sengelmann Hall
Beto Cuevas: Wed., Aug. 26. House of Blues.
Blue October, Switchfoot, Ours: Fri ... More >>
Asleep At The Wheel: Sat., Aug. 1. Sengelmann Hall (Schulenburg).
Balaclavas, Cave, Twisted Wires: Thu., June 4. Mango's.
Babasonicos: Thu., Aug. 20. House of Blues.
Billy Joe Shaver: Tue., Aug. 4. Dosey Doe Coffee Company.
"Sean Hannity Freedom Concert" with Billy Ray Cyrus, The Charlie Daniels B ... More >>