[10/18] Preview: Chicano Batman at The Sahara Lounge

Tonight and every Saturday night at popular East Side hot spot The Sahara Lounge plays host to the weekly Africa night residency with house band Zoumountchi. Before each set from Zoumountchi, which usually takes place at midnight, there is always one or two special guest bands from the world or Latin music genres. Tonight’s special […]

Feature: Chicano Batman on what inspires their sound, touring Japan and returning to Austin

Last year Chicano Batman had a brief encounter with the city of Austin. They enjoyed the city’s culture, vibe and of course the tacos! Now they are on a quest to bring their groovy-funky-psychedelic sounds to next year’s South By Southwest Festival (SXSW). I talked with Chicano Batman’s—bassist and songwriter—Eduardo Arenas to get the scoop […]

[11/1] La Santa Cecilia & Chicano Batman at Flamingo Cantina

East L.A. is taking over Flamingo Cantina this Thursday, November 1, for Dia de los Muertos. Two of the best Latin Alternative bands in the country will share the stage for one incredible night of live music. Attendees will enjoy the psych-rock meets tropicalia stylings of Chicano Batman and the Latin roots rock vibe of […]

[10/30] Preview: Chicano Batman at Sahara Lounge

This week Austin music venues are bringing their “A” game this week for Halloween and Dia de los Muertos. The first show we want to spotlight this week will be happening Tuesday, October 30, at The Sahara Lounge. The East Austin neighborhood venue on Webberville is formerly TC’s Lounge. Making a stop there Tuesday night […]