Liz Phair brings joy and buoyancy to sold-out Mohawk show

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French band Phoenix added to ACL Fest first-weekend lineup

FRENCH BAND PHOENIX ADDED TO ACL FEST FIRST-WEEKEND LINEUP

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ACL Fest: Lil Wayne added to Saturday of weekend two

ACL FEST: LIL WAYNE ADDED TO SATURDAY OF WEEKEND TWO

Following the cancellation Sunday headliner Childish Gambino , Austin City Limits Festival organizers added a couple new artists to...

Austin360 On The Record: Bright Light Social Hour, Jerry David DeCicca, more

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Jerry David DeCicca with keyboardist Eve Searls and guitarist Don Cento at Beerland in February 2018. DeCicca celebrates the release...

 
 
 
Trombone Shorty brings the fire, and a Neville, to ‘Austin City Limits' taping

TROMBONE SHORTY BRINGS THE FIRE, AND A NEVILLE, TO ‘AUSTIN CITY LIMITS' TAPING

Trombone Shorty and his Orleans Avenue bandmates perform for “Austin City Limits” at ACL Live on Wednesday, September 26, 2018. Scott...

Lil Dicky postpones ‘Life Lessons' tour, including Erwin Center date

LIL DICKY POSTPONES ‘LIFE LESSONS' TOUR, INCLUDING ERWIN CENTER DATE

Rapper, comedian and internet sensation, Lil Dicky has postponed his “Life Lessons” tour which included a stop at the Erwin Center...

 
 
 
Rattletree School of Marimba to close

RATTLETREE SCHOOL OF MARIMBA TO CLOSE

On Tuesday afternoon, Joel Laviolette announced on Facebook that he and his wife Rakefet Laviolette will be closing the Rattletree...

Charlie Robison announces retirement after surgery complications

CHARLIE ROBISON ANNOUNCES RETIREMENT AFTER SURGERY COMPLICATIONS

Charlie Robison in a 2009 Dualtone Records promotional photo. Texas country-rock singer-songwriter Charlie Robison announced to fans...

 
 
 
ACL Fest: 3-day passes for both weekends are now sold out

ACL FEST: 3-DAY PASSES FOR BOTH WEEKENDS ARE NOW SOLD OUT

Austin City Limits Festival kicks off in less than two weeks and if you were holding out for a last-minute cheap wristband, we're sorry...

Tis not the season, yet, but here's the Armadillo Christmas Bazaar lineup

TIS NOT THE SEASON, YET, BUT HERE'S THE ARMADILLO CHRISTMAS BAZAAR LINEUP

Austin rising star Mélat will play the Armadillo Christmas Bazaar on Dec. 21 at noon. Tom McCarthy Jr. for AMERICAN-STATESMAN 2016 It's...

 
 
 
Reports: Childish Gambino ends Dallas show early, might be injured

REPORTS: CHILDISH GAMBINO ENDS DALLAS SHOW EARLY, MIGHT BE INJURED

Childish Gambino's “This is America” tour has been earning a slew of ecstatic reviews as it winds its way around the country. The tour,...

Video premiere: Nobody's Girl seeks their own level on ‘Waterline'

VIDEO PREMIERE: NOBODY'S GIRL SEEKS THEIR OWN LEVEL ON ‘WATERLINE'

Nobody's Girl : Grace Pettis, Rebecca Loebe, Betty Soo. Contributed/Nikki Gell The new Austin trio Nobody's Girl grew partly from the...

 
 
 
Piknic Électronik at Auditorium Shores to feature Moon Boots, Claude VonStroke, DJ Mel

PIKNIC ÉLECTRONIK AT AUDITORIUM SHORES TO FEATURE MOON BOOTS, CLAUDE VONSTROKE, DJ MEL

House DJs Moon Boots and Claude VonStroke top the lineup for the inaugural Piknic Électronik at Auditorium Shores on Oct. 27-28. DJ...

Fall Out Boy pairs sonic blasts with sensational visuals at Erwin Center concert

FALL OUT BOY PAIRS SONIC BLASTS WITH SENSATIONAL VISUALS AT ERWIN CENTER CONCERT

Pete Wentz of Fall Out Boy performs at the Erwin Center on September 23, 2018. ANA RAMIREZ / AMERICAN-STATESMAN When you buy a concert...

 
 
 
This week's music picks: Nick Lowe, Kali Uchis, Alejandro Escovedo, more

THIS WEEK'S MUSIC PICKS: NICK LOWE, KALI UCHIS, ALEJANDRO ESCOVEDO, MORE

Monday: “Lazy Lester Forever” tribute at Antone's. Among the many old-school greats who've played Austin's home of the blues over the...

Willie Nelson on Stephen Colbert's show: ‘I don't hold any grudges against people'

WILLIE NELSON ON STEPHEN COLBERT'S SHOW: ‘I DON'T HOLD ANY GRUDGES AGAINST PEOPLE'

It's been a media-blitz week for Willie Nelson supporting his new album “My Way,” a collection of songs widely associated with Frank...

 
 
 
Maybe I'm amazed at this Barton Hills Choir ‘Abbey Road' video

MAYBE I'M AMAZED AT THIS BARTON HILLS CHOIR ‘ABBEY ROAD' VIDEO

It's still two weeks before Paul McCartney arrives in town for the first of two concerts in Zilker Park as part of the Austin City...

Austin360 On The Record: Western Youth, Jaimee Harris, Will Courtney, more

AUSTIN360 ON THE RECORD: WESTERN YOUTH, JAIMEE HARRIS, WILL COURTNEY, MORE

 
 
 
Jim James' ‘The Future Is Voting' tour set to kick off at Emo's

JIM JAMES' ‘THE FUTURE IS VOTING' TOUR SET TO KICK OFF AT EMO'S

My Morning Jacket frontman, Jim James has launched ‘The Future Is Voting' tour, a run of six dates in swing districts designed to promote...

ACL Fest: Weekend one, both Saturdays of the fest are sold out

ACL FEST: WEEKEND ONE, BOTH SATURDAYS OF THE FEST ARE SOLD OUT

All three-day passes and single-day tickets for weekend one of Austin City Limits Festival are now sold out. An adoring crowd cheers...

 
 
 



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