Welcome to "The Dig" our weekly rundown of our favorite things happening in music right now and a look ahead at what we are excited for this week.
Last Friday we premiered "Graceless" the new single from Jenna Clark off her upcoming debut album. Clark says, “Graceless is about the slow deterioration of a relationship coming to an end in which both parties contributed to its destruction”. Check out the song below:
Last Saturday the Royal Mercenaries hosted their 2018 Army of Artists Showcase at Deep Ellum Art Company. The showcase featured live performances from Sam Lao, 88 Killa, French 75, and HONEY LOTUS, as well as artwork from local artists Jeremy Biggers and Chance Foreman. Check out some photos from 88 Killa and Sam Lao below.
Photos: Austin James
Last Thursday night, the pop-punk duo Diet Cig put on an incredible performance to a packed house at Three Links Check out some photos from the show below and full review of the performance here.
Photos: Austin James
Cinderblock's Block Party
Cinderblock is hosting their 2nd Annual Block Party presented by Pacifico Beer! Relax next to the poolside with live music, food, and drinks all day Friday, March 16 in Austin during SXSW.
The Block Party is an extension of Cinderblock's passion of music videos and sessions but with a really large party twist. Cinderblock will bring incredible talent from Dallas as well as featuring musicians from across the country. Already in the lineup is Rayland Baxter, David Ramirez, Suzanna Choffel, Medicine Man Revival, Mitchell Ferguson, and Matthew McNeal. Like any other Cinderblock hosted event, the entire party will be filmed by the Cinderblock video crew including - artists’ sets, event recaps, boomerangs and activations, sponsor promos, social, and more. To purchase tickets click here.
Here is a list of some of our favorite artists playing in the DFW area this week:
Friday, Mar. 2 - Coast Modern @ Trees
Friday, Mar. 2 - Coin @ Granada Theater
Friday, Mar. 2 - Bob Schneider @ Kessler Theater
Friday, Mar. 2 - The Texas Gentlemen @ The Rustic
Friday, Mar. 2 - Matthew McNeal @ Three Links