Yesterday the Brooklyn Bowl Family Reunion made its return to the Empire Control Room & Garage in Austin, Texas. The first night, which was curated by relicsaw incredible performances that showcased the wide variety and excellence that is celebrated at Brooklyn Bowls across the country.
The day began with a performance by Goodnight, Texas, and continued with a performance by the husband and wife duo of Michael Trotter Jr. and Tanya Trotter, The War and Treaty. Then came the soulful stylings of Devon Gilfillian, whose voice and style earned immense applause. Sir Woman then broke through her discography with songs from her 2022 self-titled LP before Oh He Dead closed out the day portion of the event.
The evening segment of the event, which connected industry professionals, music lovers, friends and family from the Brooklyn Bowl, kicked off with Eshu Tune, aka beloved comedian Hannibal Burress. Later, Kaelin Ellis shared his rock leanings, as did Monophonics. As the sun went down White Denim made its return to the Brooklyn Bowl Family Reunion before a Dead Inside DJ Set brought the reunion to a close.
Tonight, Brooklyn Bowl Family Reunion will celebrate again with a setlist curated by Consequence with performances by Brigitte Calls Me Baby, Why Bonnie, Barrie, Sunflower Bean and The Nude Party during the day and Arcy Drive, The Moss, Ron Gallo, Thee Sacred Souls and Low Cut Connie at night. Get tickets here.
Photographer Stephen Olker captured last night’s action below.