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

UTSA Lyric Theatre presents: Ladies Night

UTSA Lyric Theatre presents: ‘Ladies Night’

Sofia Garcia and Saryvette Morales Cadiz April 7, 2021

The UTSA Lyric Theatre presents: “Ladies’ Night: An evening of opera-style works featuring women’s voices” by the UTSA Department of Music. It premiered to the public last night via YouTube with...

Travis Scott

Travis Scott

Kayla Burford May 28, 2020

From attending classes at UTSA to hitting the top of the Billboard charts, Travis Scott has been a huge icon for this generation. Scott is a six-time Grammy-nominated artist who came from humble beginnings...

Taylor Swift

Taylor Swift

Ana Cecilia Martinez May 28, 2020

Taylor Swift had one of the most successful musical careers and genre shifts of the decade. With the release of her third album, “Enchanted,” Swift began her transition from a country musician to one...

Lana Del Rey

Lana Del Rey

Robyn Castro May 28, 2020

Lana Del Rey invented a sound of her own and gave the world a modern melancholy and vintage Hollywood aesthetic it lacked. Although her journey to stardom started years before the decade began, she ultimately...

Katy Perry

Katy Perry

Brysen Streeter, Web Editor May 28, 2020

Over the past decade, few pop-stars have reached the same heights as Katy Perry. She helped shape this decade with her incredible run at the beginning of the 2010s. Her third studio album, “Teenage Dream,”...

Hamilton

Hamilton

Geoffrey Okolo May 28, 2020

The musical “Hamilton” had a unique cast, message and soundtrack that provide a refreshing take on history. Lin-Manuel Miranda used hip-hop and rap to weave together the captivating rags-to-riches...

Drake

Drake

Brysen Streeter, Web Editor May 28, 2020

Over the last 10 years, no artist has had a bigger impact then Drake, aka Champagne Papi, aka Six God, aka light-skin Keith Sweat. What guy hasn’t sat at the edge of their bed listening to “Marvin’s...

Brockhampton

Brockhampton

Alex Hanks, Opinion Editor May 28, 2020

Texas-based collective BROCKHAMPTON innovated hip-hop with a dynamic and diverse collection of artists. Formulated in 2015 and headed by Corpus Christi native, Kevin Abstract, the San Marcos-based rap...

Ariana Grande

Ariana Grande

Jada Teague May 28, 2020

The multi-platinum, Grammy Award-winning recording artist Ariana Grande blew the world away with her wide vocal range. Her rise to fame began when she starred in the Nickelodeon TV show “Victorious.”...

Artist of the Week: Pop Smoke

Artist of the Week: Pop Smoke

Adrianne Kristianto, Social Media Coordinator February 25, 2020

Born Bashar Barakah Jackson, the Brooklynite rapper Pop Smoke was gunned down on Wednesday morning, Feb. 19, in his Hollywood Hills home days after he released his sophomore mixtape, “Meet the Woo 2.”...

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...

Woolworth Watch Day

Woolworth Watch Day

Ryan Houston-Dial, Assistant Opinion Editor February 4, 2020

The Conservation Society of San Antonio hosted a symposium, Woolworth Watch Day, on Saturday, Feb. 1. The symposium emphasized the role and history of downtown San Antonio within Alamo Plaza for Bexar...

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