Live Music: Huck Johnson & The Jackknives

Join us Sunday July 15th for an evening of live music with Huck Johnson & The Jackknives!! Huck Johnson and the Jackknives play swinging Texas Blues. The Austin TX based band is currently touring in support of their first studio recording: “Mason Jar Martini” which was released in the spring of 2015. Consisting of six original compositions, the EP demonstrates the band’s love for West Coast Jump and Texas Blues, as well as Traditional Jazz and Surf instrumentals. Along with their catalog of original music, this dynamic trio’s ability to play Jazz and Blues standards, Soul, and high energy Rock […]

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Driftwood Dinner Party: Salt Lick + Vista Brewing

Join us Wednesday, June 5th at Salt Lick Cellars for a chef collaboration dinner! Chef Devin Glenn of The Salt Lick Cellars and Chef Andrew Stiver of Vista Brewing’s grill are joining forces for one amazing pairing dinner!  Each chef brings their unique perspective on modern Texas cuisine, including ingredients sourced from Vista’s 1-acre organic farm.  Each course is expertly paired with one of Vista’s brews. Tickets are available on Vista’s ticketing site for $75 per person.  Your ticket includes Vista beer pairings and all gratuities. The Menu* Amuse Bouche: Watermelon Gazpacho Beer Pairing: Merriwether – Foraged Hefeweizen First course: Vista Spent Grain Sourdough with Mixed Tomato, Fermented […]

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Wilkinson’s Quartet

Join us Saturday, August 11th for an evening of live music with Wilkinson’s Quartet!! Wilkinson’s Quartet is a Western Swing/Blues/Country/Jazz quartet from Austin led by guitarist and songwriter Candler Wilkinson IV. For more information visit: www.facebook.com/WilkinsonsSwing www.vistabrewingtx.com

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Kevin Galloway

Join us Sunday, August 12th for an evening of live music with Kevin Galloway!! “The Change” is the debut solo album from singer/songwriter and longtime Uncle Lucius frontman Kevin Galloway. “It’s a love letter, and a promise to my newly formed family”, says Galloway. “My wife and I have two children under the age of 3 now. After touring almost incessantly with a band for over a decade, I’ve decided to take a different approach. This album is a sincere reflection of my mindset while reorganizing priorities.” As for the sound, Galloway and producer Vorpahl call it “Gulf Coast Country […]

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Clay Parker & Jodi James

Join us Friday, August 24th for an evening of live music with Clay Parker & Jodi James!! In ‘When the Curfew Blows,’ Woody Guthrie bellows, “Was the lonesomest sound, boys/ that ever heard sound, boys/ like the midnight wind, boy/ when the curfew blows.” Gaining their footing in the marshy bayous of Baton Rouge, Louisiana, CLAY PARKER AND JODI JAMES would later hear Guthrie’s lyrics and model a life off of the late songwriter’s distinctive demeanor. Taking a cue from Louisiana traditions and closely following in the footsteps of Guthrie, the duo have followed the streams of Southern music sources, generating […]

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Bo DePeña

Join us Sunday, September 23rd for an evening of live music with Bo DePeña!! Somewhere between the concrete jungle of New York City and the dirt road expanse of the West, resides the “American Roots” music of Bo DePeña. With a blended sound of blues, country, folk, and hints of rock ‘n roll, the singer, songwriter, and multi-instrumentalist (guitar, harmonica) has traveled the country as a lone wolf troubadour. Through collected trinkets of musical influences, Bo’s music taps into many vantage points of the American story, and does so gracefully. Since 2014, Bo has performed in 22 states and over 65 […]

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Cold Jackets

Join us Sunday, September 30th for an afternoon 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 thier way into Johnson’s original music. These “new sounds” are now finally coming to life through the […]

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The Page Turners

Join us Sunday, August 19th for an evening of live music with The Page Turners!! “The Page Turners, Carolyn Kendrick and Jake Howard, are an award-winning group (2016 Freshgrass Best Duo) who began their friendship at Berklee College of Music through a mutual love for American Roots music. All together they blend their love of bluegrass, old time, country, swing and fearless song-writing into one all-purpose seasoning of good ole’ fashioned roots music. Now on tour nationally, their debut EP is available and you can catch them where they turn the page next. Bruce Molsky had this to say about […]

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Hartley Hall

Join us Sunday, October 14th for an afternoon of live music with Hartley Hall!! Texas singer-songwriter Hartley Hall writes about love, heartache, and the nightlife between. Songs for two-steppin’ with someone you love or hardly just met. Folks say we’ve got a special vintage country-western sound. For more information visit: www.hartleyhallmusic.com www.vistabrewingtx.com

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Carson McHone

Join us Saturday, August 18th for an evening of live music with Carson McHone!! Carson McHone, a songwriter from Austin, Texas, “writes songs like her life depends on it” (Ray Wylie Hubbard), bringing an intelligence to alt-country that is both immediate and lyrical. She released her debut self titled EP in 2013 and toured nationally and internationally in its support. Her vocals are featured on Shinyribs’ newest album (Okra Candy, 2015), on Ray Wylie Hubbard’s 2015 song “Chick Singer Badass Rockin”, as well as a duet on Mike and The Moonpies 2015 release ‘Mockingbird. She has shared the stage with […]

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