Andy Langer

Stories

Stevie Ray, Thirty Years Ago All Over Again

Stevie Ray Vaughan and Double Trouble's 1983 debut album gets the a classy-rerelease for a new generation of listeners

Introducing a New Way to Promote Emerging Hip-Hop Talent

ScoreMore is a boutique promotion agency in Austin—“For students, by students”betting a fair amount of money on young talent and what it considers to be the next big thing.

Straight Outta Golden

At the Sweet Potato Festival with Nashville’s next big thing from small-town Texas.

A Holiday Gift Guide for Music Lovers

Gary Clark Jr.'s newest set, Blak and Blu, and five other albums by local artists.

Six Degrees of Will Johnson

A new album from the Centro-Matic front manand indie rock's one-man social network.

EXCLUSIVE: Lance Armstrong Talks Candidly About Cancer and Comedy

A conversation with the world's most famous cancer survivor about Tig Notaro's new comedy album about being diagnosed with cancer.

Making an Austin City Limits Debut

Terry Lickona, the television show's executive producer, talks about some of the acts that will step on the Austin City Limits stage for the first time, including Radiohead and Kat Edmonson.

Not Fade Away

Can a posthumous release of Waylon Jennings’s last recordings keep his legacy from disappearing?

Ryan Bingham Strikes Out on His Own

Starting a new label is a dicey proposition, but the country star who co-wrote the Oscar-winning song "The Weary Kind" thinks the time is right.

Years Later, Old 97’s Still Embrace One Special Record

It might have been recorded fifteen years ago, but the Dallas-based band will mark an important anniversary with the album that began their alternative-country journey.

For the Toadies, a Fresh Start

Success has never come easy for the Toadies, but the Fort Worth-based rock band is back with its fifth studio album Play. Rock. Music.

For the Toadies, a Fresh Start

Success has never come easy for the Toadies, but the Fort Worth–based rock band is back with its fifth studio album, Play. Rock. Music.

Billy Gibbons on the “Zee Zee Top” Prom Photo

Billy Gibbons tells Andy Langer that he would date an early photo of the band that went viral this week to May 1970. 

Five New Albums You Shouldn’t Miss

Including new sets from Alejandro Escovedo, Rhett Miller, and more.

Shawn Colvin’s Survival Story

The Austin-based singer-songwriter talks about her new autobiography, Diamond in the Rough, and her sixth studio album.

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