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

Sunflower Bean returns to San Antonio

Sunflower Bean returns to San Antonio

Cesar Soto, Staff Writer November 1, 2022

Four years had passed since the New York power rock trio Sunflower Bean played in San Antonio — until last Friday, Oct. 28, when they brought the bands Blushing and grandma to take the stage at Paper...

Photo by Emilio Tavarez

Indie in a new light

Lindsey Mione October 16, 2019

An indie rock band from Southern California, Bad Suns, returned to San Antonio after two years. Bad Suns’ stylistic performance combines ‘80s post-punk with Elvis Costello's melodic sensibilities...

Singers ignite the crowd. Photo by Sofia Garcia

¡Eso Es! Fest heads to San Antonio

Laura C. September 3, 2019

Last Wednesday at the Paper Tiger and put on by South Texas based booking group, Margin Walker, ¡Eso Es! was a summer party celebrating the diversity of Latinx artists consisting well-known acts such...

Free to Please

Free to Please

Kirkland Luther January 16, 2019

Paper Tiger, located downtown on the St. Mary’s Strip, recently concluded their annual “Free Week” concert series where local and surrounding area musicians perform free concerts at the venue for...

Veronica G. Carden’s work focuses on issues regarding the U.S.-Mexico border. Courtesy of 4x5 Photo Fest

The moment captured

Brandon Armstead November 14, 2017

Paper Tiger hosts 4x5 Photo Fest highlighting local and national photographers. On Nov. 18, 4x5 Photo Fest will return to San Antonio for its second year. This time, it will be held at the Paper Tiger. 4x5...

The band sold out San Antonio show.
Photo courtesy of Bad Suns

Alternative pop rock band Bad Suns rocks Paper Tiger

Casey Luna March 28, 2017

On March 18, fans camped outside of the Paper Tiger music venue hours before the show in anticipation of the sold out concert. Even though it was the first time the band had ever played in San...

Burger Hangover Fest announces this year’s lineup

Alex Birnel February 23, 2017

The fifth annual Paper Tiger hosted Burger Hangover fest is guaranteed to leave us all in its fuzzed-out Lone Star soaked wake. That’s because this time around, the festival’s organizers Nick Ivarra...

The Levees is a desert rock band composed of brothers that individually migrated to San Antonio to attend Trinity University. Courtesy of Leeves

Local band Levees releases new EP

Casey Luna November 30, 2016

Local voodoo desert rock band, the Levees, is back to release their new EP “Another Medicine.” Following their self-titled EP released earlier this year, the band has gained recognition from local...

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