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Musician of the week: Underground artist makes history

Musician of the week: Underground artist makes history
Adrianne Kristianto, Social Media Coordinator January 28, 2020

Songwriter Snoh Aalegra returned with her sophomore album, “Ugh, those feels again,” in August 2019, after debuting her first album, “FEELS,” in October 2017. A nominee for album of the year at...

Yung Gravy takes to San Antonio

Yung Gravy takes to San Antonio
Alex Hanks October 21, 2019

Matthew Hauri, also known as rapper Yung Gravy, recently sat down with the Paisano to discuss his music, fashion and headlining his “Experiencing the Sensation” tour to highlight his hit album Sensational....

Are you even listening?

FRITOGANG hyping the crowd.
Alex Hanks April 16, 2019

In preparation for their upcoming project “Garage Sale,” hip-hop collective FRITOGANG took the stage at the Rock Box in San Antonio, Texas. Over the past couple of years, the group has accumulated...

Time flies

Mac Miller on stage
Zach Truesdale September 12, 2018

Mac Miller, a voice of a generation, passes at 26. On Sept. 7, artist Mac Miller, born Malcom McCormick, passed away from an overdose in his Studio City home.  The proud Pittsburgh rapper, singer,...

Is ’90s Rap Overrated?

Is '90s Rap Overrated?
Ricardo Rodriguez November 20, 2017

In an interview with TIME magazine, well-known rapper Vince Staples weighed in on why he thinks ‘90s rap is overrated. “Tupac and Biggie, they were the golden era. There’s not a 50 Cent...

Coming in & coming out: Chris Conde talks hip-hop, SA’s LGBTQ music scene & having a gay time

Photo Courtesy Julián P. Ledezma
Casey Luna December 17, 2016

Around ten years ago, our city’s music scene was widely considered lackluster in comparison to other thriving Texan musical hubs like Austin or Houston; but today, San Antonio is in the midst of its...

Mala Luna promises to thrill San Antonio

Courtesy of Mala Luna Music Festival
Casey Luna September 7, 2016

The Mala Luna Music Festival is kicking off its inaugural year with a lineup some of the hottest names in EDM and hip-hop. Headlining the festival is Kaskade, an EDM artist who formerly headlined at...

Sex, Love & Hip-Hop

Sex, Love & Hip-Hop
Jade Cuevas April 18, 2016

Think of the last party you went to. Perhaps it was a casual kickback with friends (and friends of friends). Or maybe it was littered with people you had never met. Drake’s “Hotline Bling” or Travis...

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