[SXSW Interview] The Tontons, Well on Their Way

Tontons by Andrew Zeiter at SXSW 2014

Photography by Andrew Zeiter Back in November I was in Austin for a different festival, Fun Fun Fun Fest, where I first met Asli Omar and the guys from The Tontons. At the time, the four piece blues-y rock group… Continue Reading

[Review] The Tontons: “Make Out King and Other Stories of Love”

Album art for The Tontons "The Make Out King and Other of Stories of Love" out Feb. 18

Hailing from Houston, groovy foursome The Tontons put themselves on the national radar with their brand new, soulful album The Make Out King and Other Stories of Love. Out officially today, the album has been streaming for the past couple… Continue Reading

SXSW 2014 Announces Expanded Lineup

Yesterday, South by Southwest organizers announced the full lineup for this year’s massive week-long music-industry meet and greet in Austin, Texas. Included in the avalanche announcement to perform at official showcases throughout the six-day event were Melsisa Etheridge, Action Bronson, Allen… Continue Reading

Artists to Catch at Fun Fun Fun Fest 2013

For the eighth Fun Fun Fun Fest, the organizers of the Austin, TX festival have put together an eclectic mix of bands, rappers, singers, and even comedians for revelers to enjoy. Mix in a handful of extreme sports athletes and… Continue Reading