Monday, December 31, 2012

Free Week, the Austin music scene tradition started by Graham Williams (Transmission Entertainment) while he was booking shows at Emo's has grown from a couple venues along Red River to dozens of clubs in the "Live Music Capital", January 2-11. The fun kicks off Wednesday with shows by... continue reading at

Friday, December 21, 2012

Live music preview: Hard Proof, Black Pistol Fire, The Couch play holiday shows

Hard Proof
With Christmas on Tuesday, you would think live music options this weekend in Austin might be slim pickings. It is, however, the "Live Music Capital" and there are a few shows we had to tell you about before you leave work for the holiday break. Tonight, Hard Proof takes the stage at The Mohawk. Black Pistol Fire will .... Continue reading at

Wednesday, December 12, 2012

Year in review: Best live music performances of 2012

Delta Spirit - ACL TV 
As the year end approaches we revisited the best live music performances we saw during 2012. Exceptional live shows by Radiohead, Leonard Cohen, Alabama Shakes andJack White took place in Austin over the past year. Texas acts, Hacienda, The Toadies, Ruthie Foster, Hard Proof and Alejandro Escovedo played electrifying sets as well. In all, 2012 was a good year for Austin both musically and... continue reading at Examiner