Ume’s “That’s My Girl” Is A Rallying Cry For Sheryl Cole

emilytreadgold #2, Premiere

In case you weren’t aware, The New Nine is all about women. We’re also founded by Texans, and I’m so proud to be from Texas. Even though we get a bad reputation as gun-toting, bible-thumping, and ultra-conservative. Texans are truly so diverse. That’s why we’re doing our best to elect officials that are pro-women. While we don’t pick parties, we do pick people and unfortunately, the Republican party is getting way too out of hand right now.

Walker Lukens Is The Next Big Thing Out Of Austin

emilytreadgold #1, Features

He’s the babe of the Austin music scene, that’s what every musician told me when I told them I was about to interview Walker Lukens. Walker has created quite the buzz for himself and just from my end on his clever Instagrams and damn catchy music. I’ve had his songs stuck in my head since I saw him perform. We walked to a side street to get away from the hustle at the Modern Outsider showcase at SXSW to talk about the local music scene.

Our Entire SXSW Recap

emilytreadgold #2, Editorial, Festivals

I was so equally excited and nervous for SXSW this year. I think it is hands-down the most important music event of the year. The bands that are performing aren’t your usual festival round-makers, they’re up-and-comers, and there’s just endless possibilities to meet new people in the industry. All opportunities await!