Greetings Friends, Family, and Fans!

Once again its time for your monthly entertainer. If you no longer wish to get this epistle of awesomeness, just hit the unsubscribe button and you will forever be removed or send me an email and I'll take you off until you want to be added back on later. In the meantime....

NEW NEWS

It's tour planning season: The Solo Sax Sessions is hitting the road.  Late spring in NYC and Pittburgh for some recording and a festival.  If you want to book a show or arrange a jam - let's talk!   Summer time brings Noah and the one-man-sax-band back to the NW: Colorado, Utah, Idaho, Oregon, Washington - let's book some dates! 

Half of the 2016 Southern California LoopFest Videos are up - visit www.socalloopfest.com to click the artist playlists.

BANDS:

West Kings Highway is rolling along nicely.  We're performing at The Mockingbird Festival at HemisFair in downtown San Antonio on Saturday, got a couple of private events booked for the month and the Fiesta Arts Fair just booked us again! We love Fiesta! Southtown 101 has us for Frist Fridays.  8-11pm and Sancho's most other Fridays from 7 to 9pm. www.westkingshighway.com

GrooveTron-X: Livetronica music the way it was meant to be played.  Next performance is March 4th at Bang Bang Bar, 10pm.  Then March 26th at Halcyon, 9pm GrooveTron-X.  Free shows!

La Chichada:  Get your jazz hands shaking, the twisted lyrics and drone music of San Antonio's original Rock Arte group is back on March 25th - Jandro's on St. Mary's Strip - Dirty Genez featuring the very talented Jordan Moonz also on the bill. 

NEW VIDEOS FOR OLD MUSIC:  nada, nil, zlich.. still not quite the season for getting on these.  But I haven't forgotten! (Still doing loopfest videos!!!)

LOOPFESTS: Thanks to the loopers who participated, the attendees, and our sponsors for 2016: www.morleypedals.com, TC-Helicon, Loopinglive.com, and Pigtronix! 

Video Playlists: Southern California LoopFest, (New videos almost daily!) Rocky Mountain LoopFestTexas LoopFestNW LoopFest are fully posted.

 Residencies:

  • Friday nights, 7-9pm, at Sancho’s Cantina with West Kings Highway - 801 Jackson St in San Antonio, TX
  • First Fridays, 8-11pm, at Southtown 101 with West Kings Highway - 101 Pereida St in San Antonio, TX

FUN FACTS:

Top streamed tracks on Spotify according to CD Baby for the month: Once again, by a FAR margin - Ambient Space Sounds take the top 5 spots.

  1. Pulsar - Noah Peterson             (Ambient Space Sounds)
  2. The Vastness of Space                         (Ambient Space Sounds)
  3. Deep Space - Noah Peterson         (Ambient Space Sounds)
  4. Elegant Space Noise - Noah Peterson           (Ambient Space Sounds)
  5.  Uncertainty                         (Ambient Space Sounds)

This month's most watched Youtube videos: 

  1. DJ FlipFlop at NAMM
  2. Andre LaFosse at the 2016 SoCal LoopFest - opening jam
  3. Toaster Music at the 2016 SoCal LoopFest
  4. 2016 NW LoopFest Daves Device - Opening Jam
  5. Cosmic Dust - Journey

DJ FlipFlop is hugely in the top spot by a good 450 views ahead of 2nd place. Andre LaFosse jumps in with a great performance of solo guitar on his echoplex for fun sliced music.  Toaster Music grabs third with a melodic/noise/avant-garde set, Daves Device grabs 4th with some EDM loops from the Portland festival and perennial Top 5 Favorite Cosmic Dust hangs onto 5th with Journey.

SHOWS: Grab yer calendars and dancing shoes!   

Mar 03  West Kings Highway, 8pm

First Friday at Southtown 101

101 Perida San Antonio, TX                                        

 

Mar 04  West Kings Highway, 1pm

Mockingbird Festival     

HemisFair Park San Antonio, TX               

 

Mar 04  GrooveTron-X, 10pm

Bang Bang Bar  

110 El Mio, San Antonio, TX                                       

 

Mar 10  West Kings Highway, 7pm

Friday Night Residency at Sancho's Cantina

628 Jackson St   San Antonio, TX                                              

 

Mar 17  West Kings Highway, 7pm

Friday Night Residency at Sancho's Cantina

628 Jackson St   San Antonio, TX                                              

 

Mar 18  Jean-Pierre and the Zydeco Angels

Bastrop, TX                                       

 

Mar 21  West Kings Highway, 6pm

Paramour           

Pvt Event, San Antonio, TX                                        

 

Mar 24  West Kings Highway Friday Night  7pm

Friday Night Residency at Sancho's Cantina

628 Jackson St   San Antonio, TX                                                              

 

Mar 25  La Chichada and Dirty Genez, 9pm

Jandro’s on St Mary’s Strip         

San Antonio, TX                                              

               

Mar 26  GrooveTron-X, 9pm

Halcyon  at Blue Star

1414 S Alamo San Antonio, TX                                  

 

Mar 29  West Kings Highway, 7pm

Elks Lodge

Pvt Event, San Antonio, TX                                        

               

Mar 31  West Kings Highway, 7pm

Friday Night Residency at Sancho's Cantina

628 Jackson St   San Antonio, TX                                              

 

Apr 07   West Kings Highway, 8pm

First Friday at Southtown 101

101 Perida San Antonio, TX