Concert Recap: Friday at Fun Fun Fun Fest 2014

Below are Mark Shapiro’s photographs from the Friday of Fun Fun Fun Fest 2014. Click HERE to return to the recap. RADKEY PEELANDER-Z JELLO BIAFRA AND THE GUANTANAMO SCHOOL OF MEDICINE AMON AMARTH THE BLOOD BROTHERS YELLE SELF DEFENSE FAMILY ROTTING OUT SICK OF IT ALL...

Concert Recap: Jimmy Cliff at ACL Festival

The confluence of culture, art and music collectively known as the Austin City Limits (ACL) Festival was a feast for the ears. So many bands, all packed into just two weekends made for a delightful though dizzying experience. I had the chance to see many of these acts...

Concert Recap: AFI at ACL Festival

When I first saw the lineup for the 2014 Austin City Limits (ACL) Festival, I was pleasantly surprised to see AFI. I’ve had them on my list as a band I’ve wanted to see perform live again. AFI took the stage at 2PM on the Sunday afternoon of weekend two (a weird time...

Concert Recap: Beck at ACL Festival

In 1994, I was twelve years old and in the sixth grade. Also in 1994, a guy that went by the name Beck became known for his hit song “Loser.” This song quickly became my favorite song and has since made Beck one of my favorite musicians. I finally got to see Beck...

Concert Recap: Lorde at ACL Festival

Austin is indeed weird…at least weather wise! Day one of the second weekend of Austin City Limits (ACL) Festival was a scorching 90+ degrees without a cloud in the sky. It was pure sun with absolutely no shade. Top that with an enormous crowd of eager fans making...