The State Hornet

Andrew Castro overcomes stage fright, gains fans from coast to coast

Andrew Castro overcomes stage fright, gains fans from coast to coast

Edrian Pamintuan

October 18, 2016

A man who has suffered from a myriad of obstacles such as stage fright, anxiety, and ruptured vocal chords has grown into a performer whose fan base extends from coast to coast. This man is local singer-songwriter Andrew Castro, who will bring his unique blend of pop, folk and deeply personal lyric...

Xochitl excites Nooner audience

Xochitl excites Nooner audience

Vu Chau

March 16, 2016

At this week’s Nooner concert, Xochitl achieved something that most Nooner performers hadn’t before: audience members left the show with the musician’s CD in hand. At the show in the University Union Redwood Room, the 23-year-old local singer-songwriter Xochitl (pronounced "so-chee") performed...