Weekend music picks: Roky Erickson, Nakia and more

WEEKEND MUSIC PICKS: ROKY ERICKSON, NAKIA AND MORE

It's a great weekend to take in some local faves. OUR TOP PICKS Roky Erickson performs at the SXSW Outdoor Stage at Vic Mathias Shores...

Ethan Hawke, Ben Dickey to celebrate ‘Blaze' at Waterloo Records

ETHAN HAWKE, BEN DICKEY TO CELEBRATE ‘BLAZE' AT WATERLOO RECORDS

Waterloo Records will host a free celebration of the Blaze Foley biopic, “Blaze,” at Waterloo Records on Sunday. Ben Dickey, left,...

 
 
 
ACL Fest: Another single-day sell out for the massive fall festival

ACL FEST: ANOTHER SINGLE-DAY SELL OUT FOR THE MASSIVE FALL FESTIVAL

Single-day tickets for two of three days of Austin City Limits Festival's first weekend are now sold out. The crowd reacts as Skepta...

This week's music picks: Sound and Cinema's summer finale

THIS WEEK'S MUSIC PICKS: SOUND AND CINEMA'S SUMMER FINALE

As summer winds down, we bid a favorite music series farewell til next year. Erika Rich for American-Statesman Wednesday: Sound & Cinema...

 
 
 
Seven Austin-area fall music festivals

SEVEN AUSTIN-AREA FALL MUSIC FESTIVALS

Yes, it's approximately 900 degrees outside and the idea of an outdoor music festival is hard to fathom, but let's look ahead to the...

Austin360 On The Record: William Clark Green, Ben Ballinger, more

AUSTIN360 ON THE RECORD: WILLIAM CLARK GREEN, BEN BALLINGER, MORE

 
 
 
Weekend music picks: Big brass, hot jams with Brownout, Dispatch, more

WEEKEND MUSIC PICKS: BIG BRASS, HOT JAMS WITH BROWNOUT, DISPATCH, MORE

Our top picks for live music in Austin this weekend. Saturday-Sunday: Dispatch at Stubb's outdoor. Not many jam-bands this century...

Video premiere: Western Youth's ‘Hangin' On' offers peek at upcoming debut album

VIDEO PREMIERE: WESTERN YOUTH'S ‘HANGIN' ON' OFFERS PEEK AT UPCOMING DEBUT ALBUM

Western Youth's “Hangin' On” will be part of their self-titled album due out Sept. 21. Peter Blackstock/American-Statesman Austin band...

 
 
 
District Cultural Arts Fest celebrates rich arts legacy of East Austin

DISTRICT CULTURAL ARTS FEST CELEBRATES RICH ARTS LEGACY OF EAST AUSTIN

Six Square, a local organization dedicated to preserving and celebrating the historic legacy of the African American community that...

‘Austin City Limits' to kick off season 44 on Oct. 6

‘AUSTIN CITY LIMITS' TO KICK OFF SEASON 44 ON OCT. 6

Austin's storied music television show, “Austin City Limits” will kick off its 44th broadcast season with an hour-long performance...

 
 
 
Video: See highlights from Austin360 Artist of the Month Kevin Galloway's record-release shows

VIDEO: SEE HIGHLIGHTS FROM AUSTIN360 ARTIST OF THE MONTH KEVIN GALLOWAY'S RECORD-RELEASE SHOWS

Our Austin360 Artist of the Month for August is Kevin Galloway, the former Uncle Lucius leader whose first solo album, “The Change,”...

This week's music picks: Blues on the Green finale, Ben Ballinger

THIS WEEK'S MUSIC PICKS: BLUES ON THE GREEN FINALE, BEN BALLINGER

Wednesday: Blues on the Green with Oh Hellos, Bidi Bidi Banda at Zilker Park. Have we already reached the end of the road for this...

 
 
 
ACL Fest: We have our first sell-out for a single day

ACL FEST: WE HAVE OUR FIRST SELL-OUT FOR A SINGLE DAY

Austin City Limits Festival hits Zilker Park on Oct. 5-7 and 12-14 and the festival put single-day tickets on sale on Wednesday . Jason...

Austin club crawl: 13 music venues to explore downtown

AUSTIN CLUB CRAWL: 13 MUSIC VENUES TO EXPLORE DOWNTOWN

Where should you go see live music in Austin? Glad you asked. Here are 13 music venues to check out downtown. Soweto Kinch plays the...

 
 
 
Song premiere: Hear Ian Moore cover Doug Sahm's ‘At the Crossroads'

SONG PREMIERE: HEAR IAN MOORE COVER DOUG SAHM'S ‘AT THE CROSSROADS'

Alessia Cara shows how far she'll go at debut ‘ACL' taping

ALESSIA CARA SHOWS HOW FAR SHE'LL GO AT DEBUT ‘ACL' TAPING

In an energetic “Austin City Limits” debut, 22-year-old pop breakout Alessia Cara delivered a solid set of sing-along pop songs that...

 
 
 
Report: Two popular Austin dance clubs were suddenly shuttered last month

REPORT: TWO POPULAR AUSTIN DANCE CLUBS WERE SUDDENLY SHUTTERED LAST MONTH

The Austin Chronicle reports that two Austin clubs specializing in shows by electronic dance music artists have suddenly closed. Misa...

Austin360 On The Record: Kevin Galloway, ‘Blaze' soundtrack news, more

AUSTIN360 ON THE RECORD: KEVIN GALLOWAY, ‘BLAZE' SOUNDTRACK NEWS, MORE

Kevin Galloway celebrates the release of “The Change” on Friday at 5 p.m. at Waterloo Records and 9:30 p.m. at the Continental Club....

 
 
 
Album premiere: Hear Jeremy Nail's new ‘Live Oak' in its entirety

ALBUM PREMIERE: HEAR JEREMY NAIL'S NEW ‘LIVE OAK' IN ITS ENTIRETY

ACL Fest: Paul McCartney headlines night one; Gambino to close out the fest

ACL FEST: PAUL MCCARTNEY HEADLINES NIGHT ONE; GAMBINO TO CLOSE OUT THE FEST

Single-day lineups for Austin City Limits Festival have been released and rock ‘n' roll legend Paul McCartney will take opening night...

 
 
 



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Teyana Taylor Drops Off Jeremih Tour, Calling Him “Lazy, Sneaky, Jealous...

Teyana Taylor Drops Off Jeremih Tour, Calling Him “Lazy, Sneaky, Jealous, Conniving, Selfish”

Teyana Taylor released her long-awaited, Kanye-produced album K.T.S.E. back in June, and since then she's been on the road with R&B singer Jeremih. The tour launched in Tampa... Read more ...

Pandora Partners With T-Mobile For Free One-Year Pandora Plus Subscription

Pandora Partners With T-Mobile For Free One-Year Pandora Plus Subscription

Pandora has become the latest music streaming service to sign a partnership with a telecoms company. Today , Pandora announced a new deal... Read more ...

The 1975 Unleash Glistening Electro-Pop Bop 'TOOTIMETOOTIMETOOTIME': Listen

The 1975 Unleash Glistening Electro-Pop Bop 'TOOTIMETOOTIMETOOTIME': Listen

Recent Billboard cover stars The 1975 are rocketing toward the release of their third album, and on Wednesday , they dropped the third new... Read more ...

Yep, Jack Brooksbank Is Older Than Princess Eugenie, but Only by a Few Years

Yep, Jack Brooksbank Is Older Than Princess Eugenie, but Only by a Few Years

Princess Eugenie and Jack Brooksbank first met during a ski trip in Switzerland back in 2010 and have been going strong ever since. Because they've been together for so long... Read more ...

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Celebrate Madonna's 60th Birthday With Her 10 Most-Viewed YouTube Videos

Queen of Pop Madonna extends her reign into another decade on Thursday, when the singer will celebrate her 60th birthday. To honor the milestone,... Read more ...

Paul McCartney - “Fuh You”

Paul McCartney - “Fuh You”

Paul McCartney's new song is quite cheeky. It's called "Fuh You," and although the lyric "I just want it for you" suggests the title is a play on "For You," Macca sings it in a... Read more ...

Robert Glasper Accuses Lauryn Hill Of Stealing Music, Mistreating Band

Robert Glasper Accuses Lauryn Hill Of Stealing Music, Mistreating Band

Robert Glasper went in on Lauryn Hill in a recent interview on The Madd Hatta Morning Show in Houston, as XXL points out. The musician and producer accused Hill of mistreating... Read more ...

Elizabeth Banks To Star In Movie About 1986 “Win A Date With Prince” Contest

Elizabeth Banks To Star In Movie About 1986 “Win A Date With Prince” Contest

Elizabeth Banks will star in and produce a film about the 1986 "Win A Date With Prince" contest, as Deadline reports. The film, which is called Queen For A Day, will be based... Read more ...

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Nicki Minaj Teams Up With Don C For Nicki x Just Don Collection

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Iggy Pop Eats A Hamburger

Iggy Pop Eats A Hamburger

Iggy Pop appears in the music video for Death Valley Girls' "Disaster ," the first single from the Los Angeles band's upcoming new album Darkness Rains. The video is a... Read more ...