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GALLERY: HOODIE ALLEN, LUKE CHRISTOPHER, MYLES PARRISH (THE TRUMAN / KANSAS CITY, MO)

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3 GEMS FROM THE AUSTIN MUSIC SCENE

[spb_text_block animation=”none” animation_delay=”0″ simplified_controls=”yes” custom_css_percentage=”no” padding_vertical=”0″ padding_horizontal=”0″ margin_vertical=”0″ custom_css=”margin-top: 0px;margin-bottom: 0px;” border_size=”0″ border_styling_global=”default” width=”1/1″ el_position=”first last”] I couldn’t mention that I was moving to Austin without hearing “oh my god, the music! There’s good music everywhere there!” And there is. It’s not confined to brand-name festivals either – it’s like

CONVERSATIONS: KEMBA

[spb_text_block animation=”none” animation_delay=”0″ simplified_controls=”yes” custom_css_percentage=”no” padding_vertical=”0″ padding_horizontal=”0″ margin_vertical=”0″ custom_css=”margin-top: 0px;margin-bottom: 0px;” border_size=”0″ border_styling_global=”default” width=”1/1″ el_position=”first last”] All photography by Anna Selle.  We caught up with Kemba after his set at The Bay in Lincoln, Nebraska for the city’s annual music festival, Lincoln Calling. [/spb_text_block] [spb_image image=”21105″ image_size=”full” frame=”noframe” caption_pos=”hover” remove_rounded=”yes”

GALLERY: LINCOLN CALLING 2017, DAY 03 (LINCOLN, NEBRASKA)

[spb_text_block animation=”none” animation_delay=”0″ simplified_controls=”yes” custom_css_percentage=”no” padding_vertical=”0″ padding_horizontal=”0″ margin_vertical=”0″ custom_css=”margin-top: 0px;margin-bottom: 0px;” border_size=”0″ border_styling_global=”default” width=”1/2″ el_position=”first”] Day 3 Bands:  Allsortsofgood Charli XCX David Nance Flint Eastwood Pile Plack Blague PUP Last weekend, Lincoln, Nebraska found it’s streets devoid of Cornhuskers. Instead, their presence was replaced by avid music lovers from all

CONVERSATIONS: CAKES DA KILLA

[spb_text_block animation=”none” animation_delay=”0″ simplified_controls=”yes” custom_css_percentage=”no” padding_vertical=”0″ padding_horizontal=”0″ margin_vertical=”0″ custom_css=”margin-top: 0px;margin-bottom: 0px;” border_size=”0″ border_styling_global=”default” width=”1/1″ el_position=”first last”] All photos by Anna Selle Over a glass of white wine and in between his two sets at Lincoln Calling this past weekend, Cakes Da Killa answered a few of our questions about being

GALLERY: LINCOLN CALLING 2017, DAY 02 (LINCOLN, NEBRASKA)

[spb_text_block animation=”none” animation_delay=”0″ simplified_controls=”yes” custom_css_percentage=”no” padding_vertical=”0″ padding_horizontal=”0″ margin_vertical=”0″ custom_css=”margin-top: 0px;margin-bottom: 0px;” border_size=”0″ border_styling_global=”default” width=”1/2″ el_position=”first”] Day 2 Bands:  Beach Fossils Cakes Da Killa Kemba Thalia and Jewel Last weekend, Lincoln, Nebraska found it’s streets devoid of Cornhuskers. Instead, their presence was replaced by avid music lovers from all across the

GALLERY: LINCOLN CALLING 2017, DAY 01 (LINCOLN, NEBRASKA)

[spb_text_block animation=”none” animation_delay=”0″ simplified_controls=”yes” custom_css_percentage=”no” padding_vertical=”0″ padding_horizontal=”0″ margin_vertical=”0″ custom_css=”margin-top: 0px;margin-bottom: 0px;” border_size=”0″ border_styling_global=”default” width=”1/2″ el_position=”first”] Last weekend, Lincoln, Nebraska found it’s streets devoid of Cornhuskers. Instead, their presence was replaced by avid music lovers from all across the midwest who congregated for the three-day festival, Lincoln Calling. This year’s lineup

CONVERSATIONS: MADAME GANDHI (+CONCERT REVIEW)

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ALBUM PREVIEW: VIC MENSA, ‘THE AUTOBIOGRAPHY’ (FROM A LIVE PERFORMANCE AT PITCHFORK MUSIC FESTIVAL)

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ALBUM REVIEW: 2 CHAINZ, ‘PRETTY GIRLS LIKE TRAP MUSIC’

[spb_text_block animation=”none” animation_delay=”0″ simplified_controls=”yes” custom_css_percentage=”no” padding_vertical=”0″ padding_horizontal=”0″ margin_vertical=”0″ custom_css=”margin-top: 0px;margin-bottom: 0px;” border_size=”0″ border_styling_global=”default” width=”1/1″ el_position=”first last”] Def Jam How can anyone resist this album? 2 Chainz’ charming rhymes, tales of redemption and movement-inducing beats make Pretty Girls Like Trap Music an intoxicating listen. On his fourth album, Tity Boi graces