Friends of the band. All Images © Matt Rainwaters
Rainwaters will continue the project during Austin’s South by Southwest (SXSW) festival which starts today. He will be asking concert-goers to stop by his new studio for a quick portrait session. “My studio is right in the middle of the chaos so it’s going to be a lot of fun.”
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Dave Witte, drummer of Municipal Waste and the great Nicki Longoria of Texas Monthly.
Summer runs the show at FFF Fest, managing up to four stages simultaneously.
Stage manager for the Black stage. The Black stage is where all the punk and metal performances happen.
Eidan Thorr, guitarist for Valient Thorr.
Dennis Lyxzen, singer for the recently reunited band Refused.
Manuf Rayani of Explosions in the Sky.
Brian King, vocalist and guitarist for Japandroids.
A view into the pit during the Municipal Waste set.