Ogden Payne, a 19-year-old hip-hop artist in Austin, is largely inspired by Kanye West. Payne’s upcoming mixtape, Late Night Thoughts, focuses on the struggle advancing in the music industry and attracting an audience.
Martin Kihn’s dog Hola is an absolute mess. She’s a Bernese Mountain dog: 90 pounds of unbridled canine enthusiasm, unable to sit on command, heel on a walk around the neighborhood or even look at a friendly-looking human sideways without bounding into them with violent gusto. She’s what most would describe as a “bad dog.”
Austinites can expect the thunder of drums Saturday as a small fleet of whimsically-painted, authentic dragon-faced boats cut across the water on Lady Bird Lake and people come together to celebrate a deeply rooted Chinese tradition.