Tag - Music
Words fuel the art form of hip-hop. The strength of any rapper’s artistry lies in his or her ability to tell powerful stories, using poetic license to deliver messages that highlight societal injustices or simply recount life’s ups and downs. Fort Worth’s rap landscape owes much to lyrical luminaries such as Renizance and Scotty Boy — the powerhouse behind Immortal Soldierz, who have been churning out top-selling albums since 2002.
We've parsed through the lineups and cut through the noise to bring you a monthly roundup of the best live shows in Fort Worth. JULY 9 The Summerland Tour at Billy Bob’s Texas The Summerland Tour was founded by Art Alexakis of the 1990s rock band Everclear. The annual tour largely features
In mid-2009, Louie the Singer left a lucrative music tour to return home to Fort Worth to raise his then two-year-old son. The decision to leave Los Angeles is one that Louie said he doesn’t regret. Now a father of four, the songwriter, performer, and producer is preparing to co-headline Centro Popular at Wild Acre Live, the new music stage near Wild Acre Brewing Company.
After years of regular visits to Niles City Sound to record and produce albums, musician/producer Robert Ellis recently moved to Fort Worth to work more closely with the studio’s co-owner Josh Block. After living in Houston, Nashville and, more recently, Austin, Ellis said he chose to make Fort Worth his home for personal and professional reasons.
Live shows are slowly, but steadily, on the rise in the Fort, and one of the most popular spots to catch a socially distanced music act is at a local beer brewery or one of Fort Worth’s craft beer-centric pubs or restaurants.