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Behind the Beat: Jakob Lopez

May 4, 2014

This is the last episode of Behind the Beat for the semester. I threw together something special by providing an in the studio acoustic performance by the Paisano managing editor, Jakob Lopez. Jakob and I also discuss some plans for this summer and I suggest some shows to check out during the summer in the San Antonio area. Take a listen, spread the word, and GET BEHIND THE BEAT! ...

Rowdy Plus: Episode 7

April 20, 2014

Thanks for listening in for another episode of Rowdy Plus! Listen as we touch on UTSA sports, the NBA playoffs and pop culture topics. Stay tuned for our surprise next episode! ...

Behind the Beat: Episode 12

April 13, 2014

In this episode of Behind the Beat, I try out something a bit different. Instead of an interview, I talk about Fiesta with Patrick Martinez, a writer here at The Paisano. Also, I have included music from bands that I have had the chance to interview these past few semesters from the following bands; Hydra Melody, Armando Martinez, Good City Modern, I.R.D., Andrew Reynosa, Hard Luck Rebels, and Rick Barroso. Check it out, give these songs a listen and GET BEHIND THE BEAT! Opening song: The Bad Ones ...

Rowdy Plus: Episode 6

April 6, 2014

Hey everyone, thank you for tuning in for this weeks episode of Rowdy Plus. This episode we talk about UTSA Baseball, Softball, as well as other Roadrunner sports. We also touch on the Spurs and some various pop culture topics. Listen in to hear us forgetfully discuss the Marvel and DC Universes. Thanks for stopping by! ...

Behind the Beat: Hard Luck Rebels

March 31, 2014

Michael Turnini/ The Paisano In this episode of Behind the Beat, I have Gabriela Rosas in the studio to talk about April fools day and also an interview with local physcobilly band, Hard Luck Rebels. Hard Luck Rebels are a phenomenal band that can put heart, soul, and horror into ...

Behind the Beat: SXSW

March 18, 2014

Daryl Smith In this episode of Behind the Beat, I sit down and discuss our SXSW adventure with the Paisano’s photo editor, Rafael Gutierrez. SXSW was an amazing experience that both Rafael and I are truly grateful for. Day recaps, band interview, show recaps, and tons of photos can be found here on the Paisano website. Opening song: The Black Math Experiment (Houston)- Molly’s Walk Closing Song: Hydra Melody (San Antonio)- Sunsets ...

Rowdy Plus: Episode 4

March 9, 2014

Whats up everybody! This is the latest episode of Rowdy Plus. Today we touch on UTSA sports and the Spurs. We have some good pop culture topics too, so listen in and tell us what you think! ...

UTSA Dialogues EP02: Civic Participation

March 7, 2014

Edidiong Adiakpan In this episode of "UTSA Dialogues," Judge Irene Rios, Attorney Jennifer Pena, Ms. Pamela Craig, Attorney Michele Petty, Attorney Rochelle M Acevedo, and local activist Carlos De Leon, discuss how to increase political participation in San Antonio youth. ...

UTSA Dialogues EP01: Immigration Reform Discussion

March 7, 2014

Edidiong Adiakpan In the first episode of UTSA Dialogues; Dream Activists Maria Rocha and Johana De León, Professor Margarita Machado-Casas and Local activist Carlos E. de León sit down to discuss some aspects of the Immigration Reform movement as well as raise awareness about ...

Behind the Beat: Bass Line Bums

March 4, 2014

In this episode of Behind the Beat, we discuss plans for the upcoming Spring Break, and I have an interview with the Austin, Texas punk rock band The Bass Line Bums. Behind the Beat will be covering SXSW during spring break week so make sure to check the website frequently to view show recaps throughout the week. Bass Line Bums are an Austin, Texas punk rock band who bring high energy, sing along songs, and a great performance wherever they go. Since their release of “Gettin By” in 2012, a new ...

Rowdy Plus: Episode 3

February 23, 2014

Listen here: Rowdy Plus Hey everyone! Welcome to the third episode of Rowdy Plus. In this episode we talk about all of the active UTSA sports teams as well as the Spurs and the Rampage. We touch on Jimmy Fallon’s first week as the new Tonight Show host, and other pop culture topics. Hope you enjoy...

Behind the Beat: Andrew Reynosa

February 18, 2014

In this episode of Behind the Beat, I discuss this past Valentine’s Day weekend and the secrets to a successful, happy Valentine’s Day with my good friend Ashley Longoria. Also in this episode, I interview local singer/songwriter Andrew Reynosa. From hosting open mics, playing local shows, and the founder of the Starving Artfest, Andrew Reynosa is a true known local musician. The energy and raw emotion that he brings to the stage creates a connection with the audience listening. Andrew has a sin...