Led by the likes of Frank Ocean, FKA twigs and Anderson .Paak, alternative R&B is arguably the trendiest and most experimental genre in music today. With her newest work, Kelela makes a strong argument that she deserves a place amongst these names.
Months ago, Mario Sanchez, a resident of Puebla, Mexico, came across an ad on Instagram for Austin City Limits. When he realized opening day overlapped with one of his closest friends’ birthdays, Sanchez decided they were going.
The Austin Music Commission recently began a genre diversity initiative in partnership with UT-Austin to promote artists of color in underrepresented genres of music. KVRX has taken a proactive role by premiering a series called Live ATX at local music venue Hole in the Wall with a cover charge of $3.