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San Antonio hosts fifth Maverick Music Festival

Bastille playing at San Antonio’s Maverick Festival. Jessica Salinas, The Paisano.

Jessica Salinas

April 11, 2017

The fifth installment of Maverick Music Festival boasted bands such as Bastille, The Naked and Famous, De La Soul and Young the Giant on April 7 and 8. Maverick took place at La Villita Historic Arts District in downtown San Antonio. Maverick Plaza hosted the main stage. Local artists, bands and DJs were ...

Congress moves to curb ticket scalpers

Graphic by Tristan Ipock

Jessica Salinas

February 1, 2017

Ticketing bot scalpers—the bane of every concert goer’s existence. Recently, I found myself on a Young the Giant kick after listening to the band’s 2016 album, “Home of the Strange” on repeat. Despite listening to the band’s music since its eponymous studio album, I have yet to see the ba...