Saturday, October 24, 2020

The Hottest Season: 9 Album Releases for Summer ‘16

What’s better than cruising through the city banging that new record?  That new new. As soon as that baseline hits. That first chord blares. Those vocals start coming through. Man! There’s nothing better than jammin’ out and just...

October Events in Port Isabel

October will be a great time to visit Port Isabel as the city will host multiple events throughout the month, each perfect for families and individuals alike. Another Year, Another Pachanga The city will kick off...

M.A.C. Nites: An Opening for All Artists

Finding unique acts in the Valley can be a tough but rewarding experience. Finding the perfect place that helps promote local artists is special and getting the chance to see that talent up close...

Catch These Performers at This Year’s Galax Z Fair!

Galax Z Fair is upon us. People from all walks of life will soon fill downtown McAllen’s 17th Street eagerly waiting to hear their favorite musicians perform. To an outsider, this eclectic scene of...
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Documentary Looks Deeper Into South Texas’ Rock Music

Music is an integral part of everyday life in the Rio Grande Valley. Yet, for all the sounds, melodies and vocals created by our community, people outside of South Texas are often unfamiliar with...

Costello Brings Valley Flair to Classic Country

Finding good country music in Texas isn’t hard. After all, we are home to the “two-step” and some of the best country music ever recorded. It’s a little harder, though, to find it deep...

Ariel Pink Makes His Way to McAllen

Since the early 2000s, Ariel Pink has wooed his listeners with an eclectic musical style and zany persona. Now, the Los Angeles-based multi-instrumentalist is making his way to McAllen to delight the masses with...

Get Ready to Celebrate AQUInceañera!

A well-organized, star-studded and wholly entertaining music festival in the Valley would have seemed like a far-fetched fantasy several years ago. Now, with the region’s demand for top-class musical acts, our beloved Rio Grande...

Breaking Boundaries, Old School-Style

With Pandora, Spotify and iHeartRadio, the music industry has no doubt changed. When you ask high-school students today what a vinyl is, they look at you with a confused daze. When you ask them...
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A Diamond in the Rough, Genesis Nava’s Climb to Stardom

It’s not everyday we hear of a Valley native making it big in the music scene, but we’ve got a rising star in our midst. Genesis Nava, born on February 27th, 2002, is a...