ABOUT US


 

 

Austin Underground is an entertainment news show that focuses on the music culture within Austin. Tune in to discover something new about the Live Music Capital of the World!

Live Wednesday Nights at 10:30pm on Texas Student Television! Watch on channel 15/ 16/ 29.1 (Austin local channels)

SENIOR 

ADVISOR-

REESE CASTRO

Graduate / Public Relations
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Reese has been a part of AU since 2017. Her goal is to work in the entertainment industry as an advocate for representation.

STAFF

EXECUTIVE PRODUCER- ROBERTO A. PREZA

5th Year / Radio-TV-Film
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Interested in storytelling and the different mediums used to do it, such as film and video games. Focuses are in writing and post-production (mainly Sound Design and Foley). 

EXECUTIVE PRODUCER- NICK BUTLER

4th Year / Radio-TV-Film, Advertising
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Hopes to pursue a career in the entertainment industry, more specifically in film or music.

PRODUCTION

BRANCH HEAD-

ERIN WALTS

4th Year / Radio-TV-Film, Business
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Erin has been a part of AU since 2017 and became the Associate Producer in 2019. She aims to one day work in the music industry in either artist management or digital marketing.

MEDIA

BRANCH HEAD-

MALANIE GARDEA

3rd Year / Radio-TV-Film

Malanie has been a part of AU since 2018 and became the Social Media Coordinator that same year. Malanie hopes to one day work in the entertainment industry as a host/correspondent. 

SOCIAL MEDIA COORDINATOR-

MEGAN MOSS

5th Year / Radio-TV-Film
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Megan joined AU in 2018. After graduation, she aspires to work in the music industry as a music video director.

SOCIAL MEDIA COORDINATOR- NASTASSJA COLLAK

2nd Year / Radio-TV-Film
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Nastassja joined AU in 2019. She hopes to one day work in the music video industry and direct music videos.

VISUAL CONTENT EDITOR-

SARAH VILLARREAL

2nd Year / Radio-TV-Film

Sarah has been with AU since her first semester at UT in 2019. She would like to go into either the music video or movie industry after graduation.

GRAPHIC DESIGNER-

ANA SANTIAGO

3rd Year / Radio-TV-Film
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Ana has been a part of AU since 2018 and became the Live Production Manager in 2019. Her career goals are: direct a feature film and open a production/

entertainment company/studio.

DIGITAL DIRECTOR-

JULISA CORONA

3rd Year / Radio-TV-Film
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Julisa joined AU in 2019. She aspires to get a career in Spanish Television/Film and hopes to work on projects representing Latinx culture.

VOLUNTEERS

From interviewing and concert photography, to hosting shows and writing reviews, Austin Underground would not be possible without all of our amazing volunteers!

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Ryan and Erin host the show!
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Crew Photo on V-Day!
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Pre-show ritual
Master control room
Abhi and Eddie hosting the live show
Setting up for the live show!
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