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New News:

The Roots in the Shadows of San Antonio Vol II Season has officially come to a close.  Our end of summer bash took place last Saturday, Aug 22nd at Ranger Creek Brewery and was sponosored by Big Hops.  We had over 300 attendees and brought in a nice little bit of funding to get kick-off Roots III - PUNK in the Shadows of San Antonio.  The bands were great and everybody got rocked.  At least twice!  I'm already posting videos from the concert - here's the first one from uber-surf rockers King Pelican.  Our last effort for Roots II promotion is the radio station and media mailing to take place in September.  Remember, you can get your FREE downloads of Vol I and II at www.rootsintheshadows.com!  If you dig it, please donate to support our efforts.  If you want some swag - give here:  http://fnd.us/c/611nle/sh/61jxn2

Roots III is all about the punk.  Tony Chainsaw is our curator and is hosting shows every Third Thursday at The Ten Eleven, 1011 Ave B, in San Antonio, TX.  Visit the website for futher event details.

La Chichada is done recording it's debut record.  We're still in post-production and hope to have something for you soon!

West Kings Highway isn't too far behind either.

O.M.N.I is done with their debut project - we're waiting for mastering and this digital only release will be ready for you!

The debut of Royal Punisher "Bullets for Breakfast" is out and can be found on their website.  We'll be pushing the record to radio stations in a few weeks!  

Loopfests!!!! Things are rolling.  We've got TV spots booked, artists have been interviewed, we've got zines coming out to review shows, we're up online, the FB events are active, we're reaching out to our audiences every way we can, we've got some ads running, and we've got all of YOU!  The artist line-ups are fantastic.  Once again I'm amazed by the music and tech the world is going to put on stage at these festivals. I'm so excited to see them! If you haven't made it out before, please come.  They will blow your mind.  If you've come before - come again.  Every year is spectacularly different. 

The Rocky Mountain LoopFest: www.rockymountainloopfest.com
Sept 24 at The Mercury Cafe in Denver

Sept 25 at Royal Castle Lounge in Colorado Springs

The NW LoopFest: www.nwloopfest.com
Oct 15-16 at The Rendevous at the Jewelbox in Seattle
Oct 17 at The Analog Theatre in Portland
Oct 18 at the Lincoln City Cultural Center
The Southern California LoopFest: www.socalloopfest.com
Oct 28-29 at diPiazza's in Long Beach
The San Antonio LoopFest: www.sanantonioloopfest.com
Nov 14 at 1906 Gallery in San Antonio, TX
The Austin LoopFest: www.austinloopfest.com
Nov 15 at Cherrywood Coffeehouse in Austin, TX

We are still accepting sponsors for these events.  If you want to put your bussiness in front of a whole new audience, contact us today for sponsorship opportunities.  I've got a GREAT package put together for a variety of budgets.

The NW LoopFest is sponsored by Beat Buddy.

It's that time for another BandVanAdventure! This epic adventure kicks off mid-Sept.  Tune into my facebook page for copious updates: pics, musings, road reports, personal stuff. 

Music lessons:  If you live in the San Antonio area and need a sax teacher.  I'm taking students!  Don't miss out. www.noahpeterson.com/lessons_to_you/

                   Summer is coming to end!  Book your bands now before somebody else does!


aaaaaaaand the Calendar:  Grab yer techy-doohicky's and make some notes - here's the shows!

 Wed, Aug 26, J & O's Cantina, 8pm
 1014 S. Presa, San Antonio, TX
 Free Show: Noah Peterson , Matt Bellumini
Fri, Aug 28, West Kings Highway @ Sancho's Cantina, 8:30pm
628 Jackson St, San Antonio, TX 78212
Sat, Aug 29, Jean-Pierre and the Zydeco Angels @ Guero's Taco Bar, 6:30
1412 South Congress Ave., Austin, TX
Wed, Sept 2, J & O's Cantina, 8pm
1014 S. Presa, San Antonio, TX
FREE Show: Noah Peterson, James Sidlo
Fri, Sept 4, Solo Sax Sessions @ Eva's Escape, 5pm
307 Beauregard Street, San Antonio, TX
Fri, Sept 4,  West Kings Highway @ Sancho's Cantina, 8:30pm
628 Jackson St, San Antonio, TX
Sat, Sept 5, West Kings Highway @ Fralo's Pizza, 7pm
Boerne, TX 78613

Sun, Sept 6,  Solo Sax Sessions @ Independence Hill Retirement Community 4pm
Pvt Event, San Antonio, TX
Wed, Sept 9,  Solo Sax Sessions @ J & O's Cantina, 8pm
1014 S. Presa, San Antonio, TX
Fri, Sept 11, Solo Sax Sessions @ Twin Sisters Bakery and Cafe, 7pm
6322 N New Braunfels Ave, San Antonio, TX
Wed, Sept 16,  Solo Sax Sessions @ J & O's Cantina, 8pm
1014 S. Presa, San Antonio, TX
FREE Show:  Telekinetic Mastermind , Thurman Richard, Nick Shan
Sat, Sept 19, Solo Sax Sessions @ Kerrville Hills Winery 2pm
3600 Fredericksburg Road, Kerrville, TX
Mon, Sept 21, 7pm
Professional Musicians Workshop: self-booking tours and capturing revenue @ Denver Musicians Association, 1165 Delaware Street, Denver, CO 80204
Mon, Sept 21, Mon Night Menagerie @ Larimer Lounge, 9pm
2721 Larimer St., Denver, CO
Wed, Sept 23, Solo Sax Sessions @ Little Bear Saloon, 7pm
 28075 Main St., Evergreen, CO
Thur, Sept 24, 7pm, $10 admission
Rocky Mountain LoopFest @ Mercury Cafe
2199 California St., Denver, CO
Line-up: Howard Ostrow, Farrell Lowe, Music Without Intent, One Man Mob , Robert Matheson ,Ben the Sax Guy, Mister, Tim, Michael Gregory Garfield, Just Alliance, Aldo Caldo, Subtleties, Noah Peterson
Fri, Sept 25, 8pm, $10 admission
Rocky Mountain LoopFest @ Royal Castle and Lounge
2355 Platte Place, Colorado Springs, CO
Line-up: Chris Poissant, Subtleties, Aldo Caldo, One Man Mob, Michael Garfield, Mister Tim, Ben the Sax Guy, Noah Peterson, Space Music Prodigy 3000
Sat, Sept 26,  Solo Sax Sessions @ Cherry Creek Fresh Market, 8am
1st Ave. & University Blvd., Denver, CO 80308

Sat, Sept 26, Solo Sax Sessions @ Mirage Sports Bar, 9pm
8340 W. Coal Mine Ave., Littleton, CO
Thur, Oct 1,  Solo Sax Sessions @ Riverside Inns' Portneuf Grille & Lounge, 6pm
255 East Portneuf Street, Lava Hot Springs, ID
Fri, Oct 2, Solo Sax Sessions @ Anchor Bistro & Bar, 8pm
 334 Blue Lakes Boulevard North, Twin Falls, ID

West Kings Highway Website

La Chichada Website

Jean-Pierre and the Zydeco Angels Website