SXSW Up-and-Comers

Posted by: on March 12, 2013 • 9:10 pm

Austin is proud to host South By Southwest (SXSW) every year in March.  Folks who live and breathe in the technology space, film and/or music industries descend upon the city by the thousands.  There are over 5,000 sanctioned events over … Continue Reading »

Stubb & Stevie Ray Vaughn

Posted by: on February 28, 2013 • 8:10 pm


With SXSW right around the corner, I thought I better get back in the swing of things and share a story or two about Stubb’s love of music. We found this photo of Stevie Ray Vaughn and Stubb. Pretty cool … Continue Reading »

Alternative Music Pairings for Every Sauce

Posted by: on October 11, 2012 • 7:28 pm

"Iron & Wine || 8/7/08" made available under CCL by Flickr user parttimemusic

A little while back I paired Stubb’s Bar-B-Q sauces with classic rock and country artists. While we think Stubb’s is a classic, we like to stretch taste buds so an indie rock and country pairing with our sauces is in … Continue Reading »

Stubb Sings: Humble Beginnings

Posted by: on September 10, 2012 • 7:17 pm


Here is another video of Stubb on stage doing a bluesy number with Jesse “Guitar” Taylor.  There is a nice lead in where Stubb talks about his humble beginnings.  Be on the look out for more from our newly discovered … Continue Reading »

Classic Music Pairings for Every Sauce

Posted by: on August 23, 2012 • 7:53 pm

Stubbs and Joe Ely

There have been so many beer/music and wine/music pairings that I couldn’t resist matching great music with our great bar-b-q sauces. This first pairing will match take on the classics. Look for an indie rendition in the future. Stubb’s Original … Continue Reading »

VIDEO: Stubb Sings the Blues

Posted by: on August 13, 2012 • 6:08 pm


Folks here at Stubb’s are really excited to have uncovered a treasure trove of video featuring our very own C.B. “Stubb” Stubblefield, circa early 1990′s. Over the next month or so we’ll be sharing some of our favorite videos with … Continue Reading »

Live From Stubb’s Chat- Music, BBQ, and Stubb’s

Posted by: on August 3, 2012 • 7:51 pm

Companies can have friends just like people. A good friend of Stubb’s is WCG, a leading communications company that provides integrated marketing, creative and social media strategies for their clients. A couple of WCG leaders started a web series called … Continue Reading »

Top 10 BBQ Songs

Posted by: on June 21, 2012 • 9:07 pm

Billy J Gibbons of ZZ Top

Grilling with Rich, a blogger we follow here at Stubb’s follows, asked us for our Top 10 BBQ songs. I had a lot of fun putting this list together. BBQ and music – the perfect combo. Summertime by Janis Joplin: … Continue Reading »

A Grifter’s Hymnal

Posted by: on June 15, 2012 • 7:48 pm

I recently traded lunch for an hour meandering Waterloo Records, a local record store that helps keep Austin weird. High on the Waterloo charts was Ray Wylie Hubbard. I was familiar with this cantankerous sounding Texas roadhouse singer songwriter but … Continue Reading »

Robert Earl Keen Live at Stubb’s

Posted by: on June 7, 2012 • 7:05 pm

Robert Earl Keen performs live at Stubb's Austin.

Robert Earl Keen was the headliner for the Busby Foundation’s annual Lonestar Crawfish Boil held recently at Stubb’s Bar-B-Q in Austin. The Busby Foundation provides support to Central Texas families afflicted with ALS (Lou Gehrig’s disease). REK put on a … Continue Reading »