Thursday, January 31, 2013

Weekend music preview: The Couch, My Education, North Miss All-Stars, Wild Child

Austin live music offerings this weekend are stock full of great local acts like Les Rav, The Couch, Lord Buffalo, My Education andWild Child. Austin City Limits Festival veterans, North Mississippi All-Stars will stop by The Parish Saturday for titillating country-blues. The trio's Do512 Lounge Session taping a couple years ago was memorable. Most of the concerts listed below are affordable, so ... Continue reading at Examiner

Thursday, January 24, 2013

Live music review: Calexico played first Austin show in four years at Emo's

Calexico at Emo's - Austin, Texas
Calexico has been described many ways, alt-country, desert-noir, indie-rock, even Latin/jazz fusion. No matter what you label it, the band from Tucson plays an exceptional live show. Last night's performance at Emo's was the first time Calexico had played in Austin in ... continue reading at Examiner

Thursday, January 17, 2013

Weekend Music Preview: El Tule, The Scabs, Los Lobos, The Eastern Sea

After a brief hiatus following Free Week Austin due to seasonal illness, we are back with a preview of this weekend's live music offerings. Our recommendations are just a few of the many great shows happening in Austin this weekend. Two of the listings are free. You can keep it local by going out to see these local artists. El Tule is playing at... Continue reading at Examiner