Hosea Hargrove, godfather of Austin blues, dies

9:59 am Sep. 5, 2018

Guitarist and singer Hosea Hargrove, an artist often referred to as the godfather of Austin blues, died early Monday morning. His daughter, Hosetter Irwin, confirmed the news with an emotional post on his Facebook page

Encore Records is closing in September

1:04 pm Aug. 27, 2018

Encore Records, a record and video store that’s been operating in Austin since the Clinton administration, will close up shop at the end of September.

“It is with a heavy heart that we regretfully inform you