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Robbie and the Robots

Thursday, July 25th, 2013

Q&A: Kabomba! on how their name, somehow, says it all

Kabomba! bends each genre of music they sound like into new melodic vistas with more textures and depths. It's familiar but somehow so much better.

Friday, December 21st, 2012

San Marcos Tonight 12/21/12

Yes, it's the last night to see Robbie Doyen with the Robots but that's not the only reason to go (see the current Mercury interview for details.)

Thursday, December 20th, 2012

Q&A: Robbie Doyen on leaving San Marcos, sans robots

ROBBIE DOYEN, a beachhead of eccentric pop in the local music scene, is leaving San Marcos for Taiwan. The founder of Robbie and the Robots says he decided to move after losing his partner, home and most...

Wednesday, June 27th, 2012

San Marcos Tonight: 06/27/12

A rundown of live music and other entertainment in and around San Marcos tonight including The Penny Dreadfuls at Triple Crown.

Friday, February 11th, 2011

The Weekend: Something for everyone, including … football fans?

We're still waiting for real signs of spring around here, and Valentine's Day is a sign of spring everywhere. Waiting for spring, though, the weekend will have to be good enough, and this isn't going to be...

Friday, October 29th, 2010

The Weekend: Halloween on the Wurst weekend

It's a weekend of bests and wursts as New Braunfels starts up Wurstfest and Chasca puts on a Rocky Horror Review. There's also ballet, music and Halloween fun for all. Is it fall, yet?

Friday, October 15th, 2010

The Weekend: The paddle battle, pets in costumes

If you can't find anything to do this weekend, you just aren't trying. The Kyle Fair and Music Festival is loaded with music and carnival rides and cook-off excitement. There's also football, volleyball. more music and theater,...

Friday, July 23rd, 2010

The Weekend: A road opens, art beckons and bands, as always, play on

The Wonder World extension linking east to west San Marcos will open grandly this weekend. You can also hear music, catch a good movie out in the Texas moonlight and see some mighty pretty quilts.

Friday, July 23rd, 2010

I, Robbie; they, Robots

Robbie and the Robots are a San Marcos band with a lot of history in the area. The center and songwriter of the band remains the talented Robbie Doyen. They will be at the Triple Crown Friday...

Friday, April 30th, 2010

The Weekend: Nuthin' weak about this one

From menudo to Sousa to Mariachi to disc golf to theater to ballet to soapbox derby, there's enough stuff to do this weekend that you'll need a big healing bowl of the Mexican soup to soothe you....

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