Independent Student Newspaper for the University of Texas at San Antonio

The Paisano

Independent Student Newspaper for the University of Texas at San Antonio

The Paisano

Independent Student Newspaper for the University of Texas at San Antonio

The Paisano

Harry Potter

Harry Potter

Edysa Vasques May 28, 2020

The “Harry Potter” franchise evolved alongside a generation that followed the same journey as its protagonist. They were young, confused, often misguided by the adults in charge, and everybody knew...

Key Glock and Young Dolph take the stage at The Aztec Theater. Photos by Raekwon Campbell

Next Up: Key Glock & Young Dolph

Ryan Houston-Dial and Kayla Burford February 25, 2020

On Friday, Feb. 21, hundreds lined up outside San Antonio’s The Aztec Theatre to witness Key Glock and Young Dolph’s sold out “No Rules” tour. The line wrapped around the theater and excitement...

The SpongeBob Musical is politically charged

‘The SpongeBob Musical’ is politically charged

Christina Troy, Copy Editing Coordinator February 11, 2020

Tony-winning production “SpongeBob SquarePants: The Broadway Musical” made its way to the Majestic Theatre, Jan. 24-26, for nostalgia-seeking 90s kids and begrudging parents alike. Both groups left...

Photo by Jake Striebeck

An improvised spook

Jake Striebeck October 16, 2019

Bexar Stage is San Antonio’s hub for improv and comedy. A variety of performance acts, such as improvisational theater and stand-up comedy, are showcased and workshopped Thursday through Saturday at...

Crowd at the Lonesome Rose

The Lonesome Rose

Kirkland Luther November 30, 2018

On Nov. 16, 2016, an electrical fire burned down the beloved San Antonio bar and nightclub The Phantom Room. The building was considered a total loss and despite reopening a year later, the owners decided...

ACL festival goers

All things considered: The ACL guide

Ryan Thompson and Katrina Clements October 10, 2018

What to wear Festivals bring the perfect opportunity to experiment with your style by incorporating new trends and looks. Austin City Limits Festival (ACL) fashion typically consists of cute-casual looks,...

Country artist playing guitar

Flying through NASA country

Kirkland Luther September 12, 2018

A night with local country artist Garrett T. Capps. The sun sets on the river outside of Ocho as people find their places among the chipped turquoise patio furniture. At the end of the alley, and on a...

Despedida de verano: recommendations for summer 2018

Despedida de verano: recommendations for summer 2018

Enrique Bonilla April 24, 2018

As the stress of deadlines and exams come to an end, summer’s sunny skies lie a few short weeks away. For many, this break is the first sight of the unfamiliar concept of “free time” in a few months. After...

Photo by Amber Chin.

Artist to Artist: Something to say

Amber Chin April 17, 2018

The McNay art museum’s newest special collection, Something to Say, chronicles 100 years of African American art. Those visiting the exhibit are greeted by a neon sign spelling out the word “America”...

Sonidas de el sur: San Antonios spring music lineup

Sonidas de el sur: San Antonio’s spring music lineup

Enrique Bonilla April 17, 2018

It’s no surprise that hidden within the hill country of the I-35 corridor you will find an abundance of music culture, particularly in San Antonio. Home of Music Biz Day, Mala Luna, Maverick Music Festival...

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Katrina Clements April 17, 2018

Music festivals have generally been a place for positivity, fashion and connecting others through a mutual love for music, but Coachella has recently been surrounded with infamy due to many controversial...

Preview of In Relation To. Courtesy of New Media Collective

Algorithmic anomalies

Enrique Bonilla April 10, 2018

New Media Collective unveils exhibit exploring unchartered art territories. Advertisement. Tweet. Radio. Like & Share. Roadsign. Painting. Mural. Buy now! Go! Go! Go! The decentralized world...

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