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Beaches Be Trippin': Five Texas Coast Spots Worth the Drive

Arts & Culture: Let’s face it, most of us Lone Stars view the Texas coast as a poor man’s Waikiki. Hell, maybe just a poor man’s Panama Beach — only to be used... By Callie Enlow 7/10/2013

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Chris Pérez, Selena’s Husband, Faces His Past and Looks Forward, Musically

Chris Pérez, Selena’s Husband, Faces His Past and Looks Forward, Musically

Music: Chris Pérez never saw it coming. “All I ever wanted to do was play guitar,” he told the Current. “I never thought I’d be the subject of an interview... By Enrique Lopetegui 8/28/2013
What to Know Before You Go On A Cleanse

What to Know Before You Go On A Cleanse

Food & Drink: It’s been a year since I’ve taken up this gig of eating and drinking across San Antonio. Since then, no fewer than seven juice shops have opened in the area... By Jessica Elizarraras 8/20/2014
Big Hops Gastropub Brings Beer-centric Eats to the Northside

Big Hops Gastropub Brings Beer-centric Eats to the Northside

Food & Drink: On a recent Sunday, my wife and I drove up 281 and into the heart of San Antonio’s ever-expanding Northside suburbs to try out... By Lance Higdon 8/20/2014
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Hip-hop’s Clown Prince Biz Markie Has Got What We Need

Music Unfortunately, rapper and beatboxer Biz Markie’s pop culture headstone will highlight just one track: “Just A Friend,” a karaoke mainstay that... By J.D. Swerzenski | 8/20/2014
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SA R&B crooner Eddie B. returns with new EP ‘Melodies for a Goddess’

Music For San Antonio R&B virtuoso Eddie Brickerson (better known as Eddie B.), failure is not an option. In fact, his last solo project, F.I.N.A.O., a 2007 mixtape... By M. Solis | 8/20/2014
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SA Sound: Pop Pistol Remixes and Mount Sherpa Psych-outs

Music Listen loud and carry good headphones: Mount Sherpa’s Tabor’s Head “I really do recommend you listen to this at around 85-90 percent volume through... By Matt Stieb | 8/20/2014
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Neo-soul Pioneer Maxwell Wants to Shake up R&B, Again

Music It’s been four years since neo-soul icon Maxwell performed in San Antonio behind BLACKsummers’night, his first album after an eight-year sabbatical and the... By M. Solís | 8/12/2014
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Hip-hop’s Clown Prince Biz Markie Has Got What We Need

Hip-hop’s Clown Prince Biz Markie Has Got What We Need

Music: Unfortunately, rapper and beatboxer Biz Markie’s pop culture headstone will highlight just one track: “Just A Friend,” a karaoke mainstay that... By J.D. Swerzenski 8/20/2014
SA R&B crooner Eddie B. returns with new EP ‘Melodies for a Goddess’

SA R&B crooner Eddie B. returns with new EP ‘Melodies for a Goddess’

Music: For San Antonio R&B virtuoso Eddie Brickerson (better known as Eddie B.), failure is not an option. In fact, his last solo project, F.I.N.A.O., a 2007 mixtape... By M. Solis 8/20/2014
SA Sound: Pop Pistol Remixes and Mount Sherpa Psych-outs

SA Sound: Pop Pistol Remixes and Mount Sherpa Psych-outs

Music: Listen loud and carry good headphones: Mount Sherpa’s Tabor’s Head “I really do recommend you listen to this at around 85-90 percent volume through... By Matt Stieb 8/20/2014
Neo-soul Pioneer Maxwell Wants to Shake up R&B, Again

Neo-soul Pioneer Maxwell Wants to Shake up R&B, Again

Music: It’s been four years since neo-soul icon Maxwell performed in San Antonio behind BLACKsummers’night, his first album after an eight-year sabbatical and the... By M. Solís 8/12/2014
Willie, Sahm and Snoop: Famous weed busts in Texas

Willie, Sahm and Snoop: Famous weed busts in Texas

Music: It’s no secret that musicians and weed find solace in each other’s company, augmenting and amplifying each other’s effects. But thanks to Texas’ strict... By Matt Stieb 8/13/2014
SA Sound: Saakred revived and the cassette culture of Yippee Ki Yay

SA Sound: Saakred revived and the cassette culture of Yippee Ki Yay

Music: “This is an important night for me as I revisit where I started and where I am now,” says Melissa Ruizesparza Rodriguez, the artist behind the... By Matt Stieb 8/6/2014
The Genius of Tex-Mex Legend Joe King Carrasco

The Genius of Tex-Mex Legend Joe King Carrasco

Music: When you go searching for the sound of Texas, you’ll find out that it’s as multifaceted and bafflingly huge as the state itself. While many see Texas... By James Courtney 8/6/2014
Punk OFF!: The Merits of Greg Ginn’s Black Flag and Keith Morris’ OFF!

Punk OFF!: The Merits of Greg Ginn’s Black Flag and Keith Morris’ OFF!

Music: It’s the punk equivalent of John Lennon and Paul McCartney playing the same venue two days apart from each other. In a cosmic event of synchronicity, or just... By Matt Stieb 8/6/2014
Mondo Nation’s Gonzo Approach to Live Music

Mondo Nation’s Gonzo Approach to Live Music

Music: It’s a pretty common tale in post-industrial America: Commercial and manufacturing buildings sprout up, business moves elsewhere, buildings go vacant... By Matt Stieb 7/30/2014
Saytown Beatdown: Something Biz-y, Something Blu

Saytown Beatdown: Something Biz-y, Something Blu

Music: As many of our thoughts turn back to the productivity and responsibility that is required of us during the school year, this August promises to provide... By James Courtney 7/30/2014
Justin Timberlake’s Secret Ingredients

Justin Timberlake’s Secret Ingredients

Music: Outside of rap, there aren’t a lot of artists with the XY chromosomes, staying power and tunes to be anointed as the definitive male pop star of 2014... By Matt Stieb 7/30/2014