January 2018 archive

Interview with Pilots of Venus by Kitty Kat Star

Interview with Pilots of Venus by Kitty Kat Star El Paso’s Pilots of Venus experimental punk rockers dropped single, “Dioxie” in November of last year, teasing this year’s yet-to-be-released EP. The following month, The Comic Clash’s Kitty Kat Star cornered the quartet into an interview.  We love the new single, it’s intensity grabs the listener right …

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Interview with Phobia the Prophet by Carleigh Venus

Interview with Phobia the Prophet by Carleigh Venus On December 31, 2017  The Cosmic Clash’s  “New Beginnings: Local Live Vol 1” event launched with a blast bringing in the New Year. The show featured some of El Paso’s talented musicians, Pilots Of Venus, Phobia the Prophet, Liz Tina, The Genders and a DJ set by Vic Da …

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The Cosmic Clash Free Week 2018 recap – BLXPLTN, Como Las Movies, Major Grizz, Sometimes A Legend, Sun June

So we’re late to posting about our Free Week event at The Sahara Lounge on January 5 but it’s only because we’ve been furiously working to bring you a 50-band lineup, swag, High Brew Coffee and free drinks for SXSW. The multi-day event,  dubbed Four Daze of Clash takes place March 14-17 at three East …

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Saturnalia Festival 2017

Article by Greg Ackerman – 2017 was a tough year for mid-tier Austin music festivals LEVITATION and Sound on Sound Festival both of which had their destination festival cancelled, then furiously rebooked acts into downtown clubs. Enter brainchild of The Electric Church guys and owners of The Sahara Lounge who hosted Saturnalia Festival at Sahara …

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