Local Talent

Key players in New Braunfels' thriving local music and art scene.
Allus Killus
• Award winning Alternative-Rock band from New Braunfels, Texas
• Played with bands such as Bush, Filter, Oleander, The Heroine, Ionia, & The Iron Maidens
• Their sound represents the melding of Heavy Metal/Modern Rock of San Antonio and the Punk/Indie of Austin

DJ b.read
• A lifelong resident of New Braunfels, has been DJ’ing for several years and has big musical aspirations for the city of NB
• Opened at the Hip Hop Rewind at River Road Ice House featuring Tone Loc, Rob Base, and Young MC
• Began making a name for himself hosting Hip Hop Night in Friesenhaus’ Biergarten
• Was the drummer in the punk band, The Belgraves for several years...

Go To Stereo
• A collective imagining of the dreams survived by Daniel Furman, Nico Aguilar, Jason Rodriguez, and Julias Thompson
• The group blends classic song writing with hallucinogenic arrangements and ripping guitar.

Johnny Duncan
• Professionally known as Jenkins2d
• Inspired by street art, video games, and comic books, his work marries the attention-grabbing audacity of graffiti with nostalgic, classic cartoon imagery, inviting us into his world of sorbet-colored grotesqueries and fantastic visuals
• Founder of up and coming street wear brand, Outlandish Apparel

Justine Beech
• Illustrator, painter and designer
• A real renaissance woman, her work includes sculpture, toy design, editorial and children's illustration, comics, murals, book covers, tile art, album art, as well as commissioned paintings and original nursery art

Kelsey Huckaby
• Kelsey is a mixed-media artist who enjoys getting creative with anything from upcycled materials and found objects to acrylics on canvas
• Fascinated with nature and animals
• Even her bad art is good, and can be seen at the Museum of Bad Art in Boston

Luke Leverett
• Singer/songwriter, guitarist, music instructor, father, and person of interest
• Playing my songs for groups of people who like me is my absolute favorite thing to do

Mathew Dixon
• Guitarist/Composer Mathew Dixon captures the spirit of Spain in every note he plays
• His compositions can be heard in several sound tracks for multi media products, film, and commercials
• He operates his own independent label, Rio Verde Music, where he records his own self-produced CD’s and those of talented local artists

Poor J. Brown
• Their music combines soul, country, and an occasional splash of rock and even funk to create a sound that is memorable, fun, and down right addictive

Sara Hawk
• Sara loves to play with texture, color, and uncommon objects such as feathers and gemstones in her paintings
• She draws inspiration from music, nature, design, food and interesting, forward-thinking people
• Her work has been seen throughout the US and she is also an internationally published artist

The Whiptails
• Born during a Johnny Cash prison show, The Whiptails were raised by Loretta Lynn and Bo Diddley before heading off to school with Woody Guthrie, Bob Dylan, and Gram Parsons. Restless teen years chasing the Clash, the Cramps, and Minutemen, followed by binge drinking in college with Townes Van Zandt, Gillian Welch, and Cowboy Junkies led to years wandering the desert, seeking truth, finding...

These Mad Dogs of Glory
• We're a rock n roll band. We live in Austin, Texas.
• Brian Bowe - drums
• Nick Richman - pedal steel
• James Hart - bass/vocals
• Ryan O'Sullivan - guitar/vocals/accordion/harmonica