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Austin Events: August 16 – 22

Monday, August 16th Austin Fashion Week: Dean Fredrick – The Heist with LAX, Quiet Company & The Soldier Thread A great FREE opportunity to see three of the best local bands in Austin right now.  It’s tonight, doors at 9 pm, at the ND at 501 Studios. Karnivool with Tides of Man, Nothing More, [Continue]

Pachanga Latino Music Festival Preview

Pachanga Latino Music Festival Preview

Well, it’s a new week in Austin, which means – what else -  there is another festival over the horizon!  But this weekend promises to hold an especially good one.  It’s the Pachanga Latino Music Festival and it’s taking place on Saturday, May 22nd at Fiesta Gardens.  Pachanga is only a couple of years old, [Continue]

Austin Events: May 10 – 16

It’s already 10 days into May, but I still can’t believe April’s already over!  This year is going by at lightning pace, but the good news is that summer is here.  So let’s get started with this week’s events… Monday, May 10th Grupo Fantasma The Latin super-band makes a FREE appearance at Waterloo, tonight [Continue]

Austin Events: December 28 – January 3

This is it…the final Austin Events of 2009.  Once again I’m posting for each day this week, including my music picks for New Year’s Eve!  Check it out and have a happy New Year! Monday, December 28th Matt the Electrician, Bob Schneider, Jeff Plankenhorn A local music showcase of some of Austin’s best singer-songwriters [Continue]

Austin Events: August 7 – 9

Friday, August 7th Guy Forsyth At the Nutty Brown Cafe, 7:30 pm.  Cost $10. Saturday, August 8th Grupo Fantasma At Tim’s Porch at the Backyard at 8 pm.  Tickets $12. Sunday, August 9th Method Man, Redman, Ghostface Killah Emo’s 10 pm.  Advance tickets $23 and you can get them here.  $25 at [Continue]

Austin Events: June 24 – 28

Thursday, June 25th 2 Live Crew plus Guests These guys are seriously still around.  If you’re a fan of raunch, catch them at Mohawk at 9 pm.  Cost $15. Friday, June 26th The Eggmen Austin’s favorite Beatles cover band plays at the Nutty Brown Cafe at 7:30 pm.  Cost $5. Saturday, June 27th Ben [Continue]

What I'm listening to this week: Grupo Fantasma

What I'm listening to this week: Grupo Fantasma

Sonidos Gold – 2008 I’ll readily admit that I have a love/hate relationship with music of the Latin genre. Growing up in a Mexican family, listening to Latin music also meant that you were a young kid bored out of your mind, sitting in a dank VFW hall watching the worst Tejano bands imaginable play [Continue]