On Saturday, August 11, Oakland-based hip hop duo Los Rakas performed a headlining show at Flamingo Cantina in Austin, Texas. It was the group’s first appearance in Austin since South By Southwest. Their “Pana-bay” style of hip hop was quite the crowd pleaser as attendees were dancing throughout their entire set. San Antonio-based Bombasta opened the show along with Peligrosa member DJ Sonora. Austin Vida contributing photographer Chris Carrasquillo was in attendance to capture the live photos below.
Extreme death metal band Brujeria are the legendary side project founded by Dino Cazares, founding member of Fear Factory. In Brujeria, the members all go by aliases and usually cover their faces to conceal their identities. Despite the concealed indentities and member changes over the years, their popularity remains and their cult followers all over the world remain loyal.
Brujeria performed a headlining show at Emo’s East on Saturday, October 8. Pinhead opened the show. Austin Vida contributing photographer Chris Carrasquillo was on hand to capture the performance in these live photos below.