Austin declares May 12, 2011, as “David Garza Day”

Austin mayor Lee Leffingwell  issued a proclamation declaring it “David Garza Day.”  For over 20 years Garza has been one of Austin’s most talented and hardest working musicians. He has come a long ways since his days of busking on the West Mall at UT Austin in the early ’90s. Entering the university with a […]

Interview: The folky and philanthropic Gina Chavez

The Spanish culture runs deep in the heart of Texas and Latin-folk singer/songwriter Gina Chavez is taking it all in. Despite her Mexican blood, Chavez claims she grew up a “gringa” in Austin, Texas. However, Chavez proves that she has grown otherwise with her passionate interest in the Latin culture and community. With a few […]