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Cold Jackets

July 21st @ 5:00 pm

Join us Sunday, July 21st for an evening of live music with Cold Jackets!!   Adam Johnson has been playing his version of Chicago blues and funky, Texas twang in bars, dancehalls and theaters for over a decade. As well as penning many of his own original tunes, he has also played side man to many of Texas’ country, Americana and rock acts. While his roots may lie in these classic generes, living in Austin has allowed many new sounds to influence and make their way into Johnson’s original music.   These “new sounds” are now finally coming to life…

“Driftwood Nights” w/ Padre Paul Handelman

July 26th @ 7:00 pm

Vista Brewing Presents: "Driftwood Nights" w/ Padre Paul Handelman Padre Paul Handelman is a midwesterner at heart, born and raised in Missouri. After attending college at the University of Montana he spent the next five years serving his country as an infantry officer in the 82nd Airborne Division and 2nd Ranger Battalion Paul left the military in early 2017, and began a career pursuing music. He was able to move back to Missouri briefly before hitching his wagon down to South Central Texas to work as Cowboy and Ranch Manager on two beef cattle ranches near San Antonio. Paul The…

Sarah Burton

July 28th @ 5:00 pm

Join us Sunday, July 28th for live music under the oaks with Sarah Burton!! Burton’s career started in 2006 with a broken heart, a broken down van, and a haphazard tour across Canada in a van named Lucky. This set the tone for an artist life driven by adventure, spontaneity, and a desire to connect with people from all walks of life. 3 Minivans, and several greyhound trips later, Sarah has played 200+ shows a year, released 4 albums and played many festivals across North America, finding and sharing the inspiration for hundreds of songs. Rooted in folk, and skirting…

“Driftwood Nights” w/ Shad Blair

August 2nd @ 7:00 pm

Vista Brewing Presents: "Driftwood Nights" w/ Shad Blair Texas singer/songwriter Shad Blair was born and raised on a cattle ranch southeast of Post, Texas, learning to play guitar and sing from his dad and older brothers. He wore out his parents’ old country vinyl, spending the long Texas summers soaking up the music of Merle Haggard, Gene Watson, Johnny Cash, Bobby Helms, and Hank Williams. At age 14, Shad’s father taught him to play “Fraulein” and soon after he began playing gigs, later working in the oilfields to put himself through college. Over the years, Shad has created a sound…

Curtis Roush

August 4th @ 6:00 pm

Join us Sunday, August 4th for an evening of live music with Curtis Roush!! Fusing bedroom soul with the ambient expanses of shoegaze, singer/songwriter and multi-instrumentalist Curtis Roush explores love and loss away from the purview of his psych-rock comrades The Bright Light Social Hour. Suffused with the 70s album rock of his Californian parents, Austin-born Roush buried himself in instruments and musical genres shifting from the metal and classic rock of his teenage years, the hardcore and post-rock of his college years, and into the expansive psychedelia as a member of The Bright Light Social Hour. Reeling from the…

“Driftwood Nights” w/ Adam Johnson

August 9th @ 7:00 pm

Vista Brewing Presents: "Driftwood Nights w/ Adam Johnson Adam Johnson has been playing his version of Chicago blues and funky, Texas twang in bars, dancehalls and theaters for over a decade. As well as penning many of his own original tunes, he has also played side man to many of Texas’ country, Americana and rock acts. While his roots may lie in these classic generes, living in Austin has allowed many new sounds to influence and make their way into Johnson’s original music. www.facebook.com/adamjohnsonband

The Wheelwrights

August 11th @ 6:00 pm

Join us Sunday, August 11th for an evening of live music under the oaks with The Wheelwrights!! The Wheelwrights are an acoustic Americana trio based in Austin, Texas, creating roots-based, indie-folk wrapped in rich vocal harmonies. Three songwriters, Seth Grueneberg, Anna Larson, and Jon-Michael Rogers, joined forces to create authentic, finely-crafted music, and forge their own path. They’ve established themselves as multi-instrumentalists dedicated to all things handmade. This is music that drives the back roads, sings on a Sunday morning, and knows better than to leave any whiskey in the bottle. www.thewheelwrights.com

“Driftwood Nights” w/ Daniel Thomas Phipps

August 16th @ 7:00 pm

Vista Brewing Presents: "Driftwood Nights" w/ Daniel Thomas Phipps Daniel Thomas Phipps is an indie-folk-rock-roots singer/songwriter and multi-instrumentalist from New Braunfels, Texas. He leads a band he calls ‘The Kinfolk’ in a variety of formations from simple acoustic duos to full five-piece ensembles  that have included many area musicians including: Jonathan Horstmann, Caleb Hoffmann, Paul Theiss, DW Howe, Chris Compton, Jimmy Hartman, Tom Raines, Little Brave, Kevin Hoetger, Ben Triesch, Ernest Klein,  Jacob Jaeger, Mark Henne, Morgan Thompson, Simon Page, Jon Greene, Kris Nelson, Seela, Jeremy Menking, Rory Grametbaur, and Ryan Quiet. A ‘fixture’ in Hill-Country honky-tonks and venues as…

Carson McHone

August 18th @ 6:00 pm

Join us Sunday, August 18th for an evening of live music under the oaks with Carson McHone! Years before Rolling Stone was praising Carson McHone's rule-breaking roots music, the Austin, Texas native played weeknights in local bars like The White Horse, keeping dancers dancing and drinkers drinking. With her 21st birthday still in the distance, McHone entertained late-night crowds bearing witness to the good times and bad decisions that fill a busy bar. It was a rare, raw education. She pumped her music full of details from an early adulthood spent in the company of the heartbroken and high-toleranced. In 2015, McHone…

“Driftwood Nights” w/ Jacob Jaeger

August 23rd @ 7:00 pm

Vista Brewing Presents: "Driftwood Nights" w/ Jacob Jaeger Jaeger was established in the city of Austin in 2012, making specialized soundscapes based on the compositions of Jacob Alan Jaeger. Today, Jaeger is admired the world over for their fashionable approach to traditional American music. www.jacobalanjaeger.bandcamp.com

Lew Card

August 25th @ 6:00 pm

Join us Sunday, August 25th for an evening of live music under the oaks with Lew Card!! Lew Card is not just a songwriter, he is a song. He is a story. Born the son of a wealthy business man in the hills of East Tennessee, he had it all laid out for him. A legacy, riches, romance, country club swimming pools, the top tier of the social elite. But after a brief modeling career in the early nineties he made the decision to leave it all behind to make hundreds of dollars a year in the music business. He grinded…

“Driftwood Nights” w/ Selena Rosanbalm

August 30th @ 7:00 pm

Vista Brewing Presents: "Driftwood Nights" w/ Selena Rosanbalm Selena Rosanbalm is a honky tonk/country/singer-songwriter based in Austin, TX. She is best known as the frontwoman for Rosie and the Ramblers. Rosanbalm was classically trained and earned a degree in Musical Theatre Performance, but she grew up singing Faith Hill and Shania Twain songs into her hairbrush. She has been performing professionally in Austin for over a decade, having performed with Zach Scott Theatre and Zilker Theatre Productions. She played the title role in TexARTS’ production of Always… Patsy Cline for which she received a Best Acting in a Leading Role nomination from the…

“Driftwood Nights” w/ Nichole Wagner

September 6th @ 7:00 pm

Vista Brewing Presents: "Driftwood Nights" w/ Nichole Wagner Austin-based Nichole Wagner’s music is rooted in Americana-folk traditions, with disarmingly honest lyrics accented by wistful alto. Her debut album, And the Sky Caught Fire, was released July 13th to rave reviews both locally and internationally. "…Wagner’s 1st full-length record establishes her as one of Austin’s most promising young singer-songwriters…” –Peter Blackstock, Austin-American Statesman   www.nicholewagnermusic.com

Garner Sloan & Amanda Kitchens

September 8th @ 5:00 pm

Join us Sunday, September 8th for an afternoon of live music with Garner Sloan & Amanda Kitchens!! Garner takes residency in Austin, but originally hails from the burgeoning west Texas metropolis of Coleman. When not on the road touring with his band, Garner can be found locked away in his room holding a pen, staring at empty pieces of paper, questioning every decision that's led him to this… A songwriter since the age of 22, Amanda Kitchens has been making music since 2003. Austin has a long standing history of defying popular music genres and industry trends while simultaneously pumping…

“Driftwood Nights” w/ Daisy O’Connor

September 13th @ 7:00 pm

Vista Brewing Presents: "Driftwood Nights" w/ Daisy O'Connor In response to her quarter life crisis, singer-songwriter Daisy O’Connor quit her career in social work and hit the road to write songs, live simply, and “do be do” what she loves today. “Music saved my life, reaching my darkest moments and reminding me I’m not alone. I want to shine that light back.” An engaging, humorous, and candid performer, Daisy prefers to perform solo - folksinger style- and tours as much as she can, always taking the road less travelled. Daisy’s debut full length album “Lightchasers” (released February 2017) mixes indie…

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