The Year In Music: Top 10 Albums of 2016

Happy New Year’s Eve, my friends! I hope you’re in the midst of a tremendous holiday season, ready to kiss this year goodbye and fully prepared for an incredibly successful 2017. With the 2016 chapter of our lives nearly complete, I am ringing in the new year with my annual review of “the year in music.” Despite […]

The Year In Music: Top 10 Albums of 2015

Happy, Happy New Year, my friends! I hope you’ve rung in 2016 in a large way and your blank canvas to another excellent annual spin around the sun is off to a tremendous start. After an incredibly busy 2015 peddling tequila around the globe at Dulce Vida Organic Tequila, it dawned on me that it’s been way too […]

The Year In Music: Top 14 Albums of 2014

Happy Holidays, my friends! It’s been far too long since I’ve written and about damn time that I got back to the “blogosphere” and shared a bit of my world from The “Unofficial Mayor of Austin” to you. Hope that 2014 has brought much success, happiness, love and laughter in your lives. As quickly as time […]

The Year In Music: Top 10 Albums of 2013

Against all odds and despite the rumors in the gossip columns, I have not been kidnapped and held for ransom, nor have I forgotten about the “Unofficial Mayor of Austin” blog and apologize to my readers for failing to maintain frequent posts throughout 2013. Truth be told, my life working at Dulce Vida Organic Tequila […]

2013 ACL Music Festival Weekend 2: Barton Springs Block Party, Artist Recommendations and more…

Yes, hard to believe that October is upon us already but, with that, comes one of the greatest events every year here in the excellent city of Austin, Texas – the Austin City Limits Music Festival. Thanks to the fine folk over at C3 Presents, this year’s bonanza for the senses takes place not just one weekend, […]

2013 ACL Music Festival Weekend 1: Barton Springs Block Party, Artist Recommendations and more…

Yes, hard to believe that October is upon us already but, with that, comes one of the greatest events every year here in the excellent city of Austin, Texas – the Austin City Limits Music Festival. Thanks to the fine folk over at C3 Presents, this year’s bonanza for the senses takes place not just […]

Tales of the Cocktail 2013: Dulce Vida Hits NOLA!

Every year, the multitudes of spirits brands from throughout the world converge on the great city of New Orleans for the annual rite of passage known as “Tales of the Cocktail,” a week dedicated to the celebration of imbibing, the business behind it all, the learning on how much better the industry can get and […]

“Live Free and Fly” 2013 – Celebrating Our Independence In The Texas Hill Country

With huge thanks to local Austin-area musicians, great friends and rock stars in their own right, Walt and Tina Wilkins, Dulce Vida Organic Tequila was a participating sponsor of Walt and Tina’s 8th Annual “Live Free and Fly” Independence Day Celebration in the Texas Hill Country on July 3rd and 4th, 2013. Benefiting an excellent cause, […]

Boozin’ On The Bay: 2013 San Francisco Craft Spirits Carnival

While it’s already been a whirlwind Spring and Summer 2013 in my world, admittedly not able to post on here near as often as I would like, I cannot express to you how much fun I am truly having on this amazing journey of life. Another chapter of greatness was written a few weekends back, […]

Benji’s Cantina: Austin’s Newest Downtown Dining Oasis

This past Saturday, I was invited to attend the VIP “Pre-Grand Opening” Celebration for a stellar new downtown Austin dining spot and watering hole – Benji’s Cantina – located at 716 West Sixth Street, across from Molotov Lounge and The Dogwood. Designed by Jamie Chioco, this brilliant location is home to stunning decor, outstanding culinary […]