The Paisano

Behind the Beat: Texas T and the Shine Runners

April 19, 2015

The Paisano In this episode of Behind the Beat, I sit down with local San Antonio honky tonk/ rockabilly band, Texas T and the Shine Runners. Listen in as we discuss the start of Texas T and the Shine Runners, recording, and musical influences. Be sure to check out Texas T and the Sh...

Rock Across The Pond: Defining the genre

April 12, 2015

The Paisano Grunge exploded in the early 1990's and found its way into the mainstream, clothes, magazines, and peoples hearts. Join us in a special episode of Rock Across The Pond as we dive deep into the realms of grunge and hear what it's all about. ...

Behind the Beat: Tina the llama

April 8, 2015

The Paisano In place of a band interview, this special episode of Behind the Beat features a conversation with host of Rock Across The Pond, Patrick Martinez, and staff writer, Teia Herrera. Check it out if you wish to expand your knowledge on llamas. Opening song- Jason Kane & T...

Rock Across The Pond: Aaron Keylock

March 30, 2015

The Paisano Aaron Keylock, a 17 year old blues guitarist, has played more shows than many people his age. A veteran of more than 300 shows, Keylock is ready to explode into the hearts of blues fans around the world. Just recently, he signed to Maskot Records. ...

Cinema Corner: Animation v/s Live Action

March 29, 2015

The Paisano Basically this podcast is about me and my friend, Derek May, discussing and analyzing movies. In this case, we take a look at the state of animated films today and how they've been presenting better stories than their live action counterparts. Are studios like Pixar and Dreamworks ou...

Behind the Beat: Girlband

March 22, 2015

In this episode of Behind the Beat, I meet up with Bryan, TX punk rock band, Girlband, before their set at SXSW. Listen in to find out more about the band and some local music news! Opening song: Black Pistol Fire (Austin, TX) - Crows Feet Middle song: Bad Religion (Los Angeles, CA) - American Jesus Closing song: Girlband (Bryan, TX) - Sharkweek ...

Campus Conversations: District 8 Councilman Ron Nirenberg

March 20, 2015

News Editor Matt Duarte sits down with San Antonio's District 8 Councilman Ron Nirenberg to discuss some issues affecting UTSA and San Antonio.

Behind the Beat: Knockin’ Chucks

March 8, 2015

The Paisano In this episode of Behind the Beat, I sit down with local Punk Rock band, Knockin' Chucks, to discuss their recent comeback, upcoming split, and skateboarding. Listen in on some great music and be sure to catch Knockin' Chucks at their next show! Opening song: Knocki...

Rock Across The Pond: Zodiac N’ Black

March 1, 2015

The Paisano This week's episode of Rock Across The Pond features Zodiac N' Black from the U.K. Their gritty sound is enough to compete with the rest of the hard rock scene now and more! Enjoy and be sure to check out their Facebook page and their official website. Opening song: Goat Leaf ...

Behind the Beat: The Grave Babes

February 22, 2015

The Paisano In this episode of Behind the Beat I interview local band, The Grave Babes. Blending elements of shred metal, hair metal, and horror rock into a unique style, The Grave Babes are quickly making a name for themselves in the local San Antonio music scene. Listen to this int...