Tuesday, February 21, 2017

Valentine's Day With Bob Schneider

Bob Schneider and The Moonlight Orchestra held their annual Valentine's Day concert on February 14, 2017, at Austin City Limits Live at the Moody Theater. The show featured The Tosca Strings and special guests Lex Land and Jackie Venson.

Bob Schneider and The Moonlight Orchestra featuring The Tosca Strings


Schneider's show featured classic love songs as well as favorites from Bob's songbook.  Keeping with the Valentine's Day theme and tradition, audience members were offered red roses as they entered the venue.



Red roses for Valentine's Day


Bob Schneider

Bob Schneider

Bob Schneider and The Moonlight Orchestra featuring The Tosca Strings

Lex Land

Lex Land

Bob Schneider

Bob Schneider

Bob Schneider

Bob Schneider



Setlist for A Special Valentine Evening with Bob Schneider:

Set 1:
La La La Song (instrumental)
Big Blue Sea
The Nearness Of You (Lex Land)
Slower Dear
Let The Light In
Moon Song
Dirty Feeling
How Come U Don't Call Me Anymore? (Prince cover - Lex Land)
Peaches
Blood
The Light In Me (Jackie Venson)
Katie
Honeypot

Set 2:
Love Story (Where Do I Begin?) (Andy Williams cover - instrumental)
A Good Thing
The Way You Look Tonight
Someone New On My Mind (Lex Land)
Easy
Never Tear Us Apart (INXS cover)
Onto Something (Lex Land)
Love Is Everywhere
While My Guitar Gently Weeps (The Beatles cover - Jackie Venson)
40 Dogs (Like Romeo and Juliet)
Tarantula (The Scabs song)



Bob Schneider

Friday, February 17, 2017

Camila Brings Latin Sounds To ACL Live


The Mexican Pop Rock Band Camila stopped by Austin City Limits Live at the Moody Theater on February 12, 2017 as part of Austin's Pachanga Music Series.


Camila

Mario Domm

Pablo Hurtado


Mario Domm and Pablo Hurtado of Camila


Camila is one of the most successful musical groups in Latin America. They have earned three Grammy Awards, three Billboard Awards, and both Diamond and Platinum album certifications.      


Mario Domm and Pablo Hurtado of Camila


Camila is comprised of composer, singer, producer, and multi-instrumentalist Mario Domm and guitarist, co-producer Pablo Hurtado.


Mario Domm and Pablo Hurtado of Camila


Mario Domm and Pablo Hurtado of Camila




Setlist for Camila at ACL Live:

Mientes
Perdón
Abrázame
De Venus
Decidiste de jarme
Entre tus alas
Bésame
Tu tiempo ya se fue
Yo quiero
Aléjate de mí
La vida entera
Fue tan fuerte/ Volverte a amar/ Llorar
Coleccionista de canciones
De mí
Lágrimas
Sólo para ti
Todo cambío





Camila

Mario Domm

Pablo Hurtado


Mario Domm

Camila


Mario Domm



Monday, February 13, 2017

Dashboard Confessional At Emo's

Dashboard Confessional packed the house at Emo's on February 10, 2017 for a sold out show. The rock band from Boca Raton, Florida was formed in 1999 but was on hiatus from 2011 to 2015. Their most recent release, Covered and Taped, was a 4 song EP released in Jan 2017.



Dashboard Confessional


Dashboard Confessional's members include singer, songwriter/guitarist Chris Carrabba, bassist Scott Schoenbeck, lead guitarist AJ Cheek, and drummer Ben Homola.


Chris Carrabba

Dashboard Confessional

Scott Schoenbeck

AJ Cheek

Ben Homola and Scott Schoenbeck

Chris Carrabba




Vinyl Theater

Appearing with Dashboard Confessional was Vinyl Theater. They are an indie rock band from Milwaukee, Wisconsin. Their sophomore album Origami is due out May 2017.  The band members are lead vocalist/guitarist Keegan Calmes, keyboardist Chris Senner, and drummer Nick Cesarz.


Keegan Calmes

Chris Senner


Keegan Calmes

Keegan Calmes




This Wild Life

This Wild Life is an acoustic rock duo from Long Beach, California made up of Kevin Jordan (vocals/guitar) and Anthony Del Grosso (guitar).  The duo's latest album Low Tides was released in September 2016.


Kevin Jordan

Anthony Del Grosso

Kevin Jordan

Dancing With The Stars Live! Visits ATX

Dancing With The Stars Live! - We Came To Dance 2017 Tour stopped by The University of Texas Bass Concert Hall on February 7, 2017. The show was touring the country following the 23rd season of the popular reality show.

Dancing With The Stars Pro Dancers


The Dancing With The Stars Tour troupe is made up of some of the most popular dancing pros from ABC's hit reality show Dancing With The Stars. The 2017 Tour featured the Season 23 Pro Finalists: Valentin Chmerkovskiy - Season 23 Champion, Season 20 Champion, Season 16 - 2nd place, and Seasons 15, 19 and 22 - 3rd place; Sharna Burgess - Season 23 - 2nd place, Season 21 and 23 - 2nd place, and Season 20 - 3rd place; Lindsay Arnold - Season 23 - 3rd place, Season 21 3rd place; Gleb Savchenko - Season 23 - 4th place.  Joining them on tour were Season 23 Pro Dancers Emma Slater, Artem Chigvintsev, and Jenna Johnson, and Dance Trope members Keo Motsepe, Alan Bersten, and Hayley Erbert.


Dancing With The Stars Pro Dancers and Laurie Hernandez


Joining the dance pros was Season 23 Mirror Ball Champion and Olympic Gold Medalist in Gymnastics Laurie Hernandez. During Season 23 she was teamed with Valentin Chmerkovskiy.


Valentin Chmerkovskiy, Laurie Hernandez and Gleb Savchenko

Laurie Hernandez

Valentin Chmerkovskiy and Laurie Hernandez



The show consisted of dance routines representing the various types of ballroom and modern dance routines seen on the television show each season and included group performances, romantic duets, contemporary numbers and original pieces.



The opening group performance was set to the music "Clap Your Hands."


Dancing With The Stars Pro Dancers


Dancing With The Stars Pro Dancers


Dancing With The Stars Pro Dancers



Lindsay Arnold was featured in a routine with Keo Motsepe, Artem Chigvintsev, Gleb Savchenko and Alan Bersten dancing to "Crazy Train."


Keo, Artem, Lindsay, Gleb, and Alan 

Keo, Artem, Lindsay, Gleb, and Alan 

Lindsay and Alan

Lindsay and Alan


Sharna Burgess and Val Chmerkovskiy danced to "Proud Mary."


Sharna Burgess

Sharna Burgess and Val Chmerkovskiy

 Val Chmerkovskiy and Sharna Burgess

Sharna Burgess and Val Chmerkovskiy



Jenna Johnson was featured in a routine with Keo Motsepe, Artem Chigvintsev, Gleb Savchenko and Alan Bersten dancing to "Seduce Me."


Artem, Keo, Jenna, Alan and Gleb

Jenna and Alan

Alan, Jenna, Artem, Gleb and Keo

Keo, Alan, Jenna, Gleb and Artem

Artem, Jenna, Gleb, Keo and Alan



If you missed the Live Tour, stay tuned to your TVs, Season 24 is set to launch next month on ABC.