Cari Q & Mick McDowell
Nov
24
8:00 PM20:00

Cari Q & Mick McDowell

Cari Q’s fervor and enthusiasm for songwriting are qualities to be sought after in this era. Straightforward melodies accompany her resonant lyrics as she pushes the limits of contemporary pop music. Echoing her predecessors, Cari Q’s unique sound evokes memories of Janis Joplin and Loretta Lynn. // www.cariqmusic.com

Mick McDowell is one of the front men for the Irish band Tuskany. Formed in late 2015 Tuskany are a Belfast based indie/pop act. With influences of funk, soul, and pop, their music consists of punchy riffs and melodic synth lines. The end result sounds like Two Door Cinema Club, meets Earth Wind and Fire, meets M83. // www.soundcloud.com/tuskanyofficial

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Western Youth
Nov
25
8:00 PM20:00

Western Youth

Western Youth came together in the spring of 2011 when Matt Gregg and Taylor Williams met in Austin, TX. The two singer-songwriters had fronted their own bands for years, but found a new voice and dynamic when they began writing together. Although they were from opposite sides of the globe (Gregg, hailing from New Zealand), their shared love of Americana, Rock ‘n Roll, and Country music allowed them to collaborate like old friends right from the start. // www.western-youth.com

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Tuegrass Tuesdays Presents: The Haberdashers
Nov
28
8:00 PM20:00

Tuegrass Tuesdays Presents: The Haberdashers

The Haberdashers bring to the stage a whimsical blend of sirenesque harmonies and swashbuckling pirate roars guaranteed to inspire even the most apathetic listener to raise the black flag and toast a tankard of grog. The ragtag band of five are far more than just well-accessorized seamen (and a seawoman), they are an explosion of high energy folk/Americana goodness featuring show stopping vocals, plucky banjo, the occasional mandolin lick, and a whole lot of damn-catchy songwriting. // https://thehaberdashersband.com/

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Joshua Bain
Nov
30
8:00 PM20:00

Joshua Bain

Hailing from the flatlands of West Texas, Joshua Bain is a singer and songwriter of Americana and Rock & Roll music. Former frontman of the short-lived rock and roll outfit, The Dirtlegs, Bain is a singer of serenades and has been known for stomping holes in the stage.

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Shad Blair
Dec
2
8:00 PM20:00

Shad Blair

Texas singer/songwriter Shad Blair was born and raised on a cattle ranch southeast of Post, Texas, learning to play guitar and sing from his dad and older brothers. He wore out his parents’ old country vinyl, spending the long Texas summers soaking up the music of Merle Haggard, Gene Watson, Johnny Cash, Bobby Helms, and Hank Williams. At age 14, Shad’s father taught him to play “Fraulein” and soon after he began playing gigs, later working in the oilfields to put himself through college. Over the years, Shad has created a sound hardened by life experience and steeped in his influences including Willie Nelson, Townes Van Zandt, and Steve Earle, to name a few. // www.shadblair.com

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Tuegrass Tuesdays Presents: The Haberdashers
Dec
5
8:00 PM20:00

Tuegrass Tuesdays Presents: The Haberdashers

The Haberdashers bring to the stage a whimsical blend of sirenesque harmonies and swashbuckling pirate roars guaranteed to inspire even the most apathetic listener to raise the black flag and toast a tankard of grog. The ragtag band of five are far more than just well-accessorized seamen (and a seawoman), they are an explosion of high energy folk/Americana goodness featuring show stopping vocals, plucky banjo, the occasional mandolin lick, and a whole lot of damn-catchy songwriting. // https://thehaberdashersband.com/

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Alex Rasmussen
Dec
8
8:00 PM20:00

Alex Rasmussen

After quitting his full-time job to pursue his passion, Seattle-raised singer, songwriter, guitarist and author Alex Rasmussen took to the streets and music venues of America to share his beautiful noise--a unique blend of folk, rock, and reggae fueled by the adventures and heartaches of a nomadic spirit. // www.lovelyruckus.com 

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Cory Reinisch
Dec
14
8:00 PM20:00

Cory Reinisch

Harvest Thieves draw on their blue-collar and back-roads heritage to craft songs that sway from brutish garage-rock swagger to traditional country honesty. With punk-ish explosions in sound, to finger-picked folk-rock simplicity, they are a formidable addition to Austin's historically-minded music scene. // www.harvestthieves.com

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Jonathan Terrell
Dec
15
8:00 PM20:00

Jonathan Terrell

Jonathan Terrell is a new breed of country, pulling inspiration from dreamscapes and in depth stories from the gorgeous and gritty corners of Americana. He received international praise for his 2008 full length solo debut, “Trials and Stimulations”, and began work on his next record until shelving the project in 2011 to front and tour with the rock'n'roll band, Not In The Face.

Terrell returned to his second album of songs and shaped them into an enchanting collection of yearning and bravado, heartbreak and redemption.  He released “Past the Lights of Town” four years later, in 2015 on Candy Bang Records. In Fall 2015, he followed the release of  “Past the Lights of Town” with residencies in NYC, DC and Philadelphia, a UK tour and a sold out French Tour. Jonathan is currently touring in the U.S. for his latest release “Color Me Lucky” EP. // www.jonathanterrellmusic.com

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Tate Mayeux
Dec
16
8:00 PM20:00

Tate Mayeux

Mayeux (pronounced "MY-YOU") and Broussard is a Country/Blues/Americana act from Austin, Texas. Formed in the Summer of 2011, the band consists of singer-songwr...iter's Tate Mayeux (Vocals/Guitar) and Brian Broussard (Vocals/Lead Guitar), and their band members Taylor Englert (Drums), James Moritz (Bass). Their blend of gritty Texas country and swampy blues has found it's place in Texas music. Their debut album "While The Gittin's Good" was released November 8, 2012. Check out the release "High Times & Good Rhymes" (2015). HOT IN TEJAS EP available Nov. 10th, 2017. // www.mbtxmusic.com

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Eric Bettencourt
Dec
21
8:00 PM20:00

Eric Bettencourt

Eric Bettencourt is an award-winning songwriter based in Austin Texas. With a quick wit and controlled-intensity Bettencourt brings his live shows to life using an expansive catalogue of original crowd-pleasing songs. Where so many artists are content recycling the same old sounds and songs Bettencourt is one of the rare few able to forge his own. Utilizing his piano-like 6 &12 string finger-style guitar work and a natural vocal delivery, somewhere between Ray LaMontagne and Robert Plant, he never lingers long in any one sound. Constantly blending, bending, and stretching different genres and styles into his multi-layered musical concoctions is what continues to gain him fans all around the country. Eric got his musical start in the beautiful coastal city of Portland, Maine where his unique sound garnered him a strong fan-base and consistent FM radio play. It's here that he shared the stage with notable acts such as Grace Potter and the The Wood Brothers. // www.eric-bettencourt.com

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Colin Gilmore & Christy Hays
Dec
22
8:00 PM20:00

Colin Gilmore & Christy Hays

Colin Gilmore (9PM): Colin Gilmore grew up in Lubbock, Texas, spending many nights as a child in nightclubs like Stubbs, where he witnessed songwriters like Joe Ely, Terry Allen, and his own father, Jimmie Dale Gilmore, bring the stage to life. He developed a taste for Buddy Holly, Townes Van Zandt, and bands like The Clash and The Pogues. For 14 years, Colin has been informed by these observations, writing songs and playing under his own name. He recently performed in and wrote songs for the critically acclaimed feature film Barracuda, which premiered at SXSW Film Festival. He is currently working on another album with producer Richard Barone. // www.colingilmore.com

Christy Hays (8PM): Compared to Brandi Carlile, Lucinda Williams, Rhett Miller, Kathleen Edwards and Patty Griffin, Hays has a sound uniquely her own. Folk and country tinges, thoughtfully penned stories and a full band sound that is both driving alt country and moody folk rock. Her live shows are filled with an undeniable presence, she belongs in the space she's made for her craft. Hays has released two full length albums and two EP's since 2009. Each effort lends it's self to the variable styles and incarnations of full band and solo work. Hays will begin work on her first full length since 2012 in May of 2017. If it's anything like what we've heard we can expect a comprehensive piece of work, well penned and fully realized. // www.christyhays.com

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Western Youth
Dec
28
8:00 PM20:00

Western Youth

Western Youth came together in the spring of 2011 when Matt Gregg and Taylor Williams met in Austin, TX. The two singer-songwriters had fronted their own bands for years, but found a new voice and dynamic when they began writing together. Although they were from opposite sides of the globe (Gregg, hailing from New Zealand), their shared love of Americana, Rock ‘n Roll, and Country music allowed them to collaborate like old friends right from the start. // www.western-youth.com

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Chris King
Dec
29
8:00 PM20:00

Chris King

"For the most part Animal plays out like one long, brutal tough-love intervention, with King himself squirming in the hot seat. Some fans may squirm a little, too, as the album finds King purposefully straying very much outside of his usually more sonically conservative country comfort zone. Doubtless most of these songs could have been presented just fine with standard acoustic singer-songwriter arrangements, but John Ross Silva’s production — packed full of Scott Davis’s lead guitar and Wade Josey’s brooding synth work — keeps King on edge the whole way through, his voice scrambling and sometimes outright straining for purchase against the imposing wall of sound. The results may not always make for easy listening, but they more than live up to King’s developing rep as one of the Texas music scene’s most compelling agent provocateurs — not to mention the album’s name and cover art: This Animal ain’t no pussy cat." -Richard Skanse, Lone Star Music Magazine // www.christopherck.com

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John Calvin Abney
Dec
30
8:00 PM20:00

John Calvin Abney

Tulsa, Oklahoma-based songwriter John Calvin Abney has had a busy few years. In the past three years, he has played over 500 shows, driven over 100,000 miles, released his critically acclaimed debut album Better Luck, two EPs – Empty Candles and Vice Versa Suite – and a sophomore album Far Cries & Close Calls ...along with performing as a sideman for acts like Samantha Crain, John Moreland, and The Damn Quails. // www.johncalvinabney.com

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Jeremy Nail
Jan
4
8:00 PM20:00

Jeremy Nail

A little over a decade ago, molded by a family of ranchers and fine art purveyors, and the untamed landscape and starry night skies of his hometown of Albany, Texas, Jeremy Nail moved to Austin, Texas, bringing his patchwork heart and dust-rattled soul to the scene... // www.jeremynail.com

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Mina Soto
Jan
5
8:00 PM20:00

Mina Soto

Mina Soto is an Americana Singer-Songwriter raised in El Paso, Texas. With influences stemming from the likes of The Band, Jackson Browne, & The Faces, she carries a modern twist on Americana with curious and nostalgic Country undertones. // www.goodtownmusic.com

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Shad Blair
Jan
6
8:00 PM20:00

Shad Blair

Texas singer/songwriter Shad Blair was born and raised on a cattle ranch southeast of Post, Texas, learning to play guitar and sing from his dad and older brothers. He wore out his parents’ old country vinyl, spending the long Texas summers soaking up the music of Merle Haggard, Gene Watson, Johnny Cash, Bobby Helms, and Hank Williams. At age 14, Shad’s father taught him to play “Fraulein” and soon after he began playing gigs, later working in the oilfields to put himself through college. Over the years, Shad has created a sound hardened by life experience and steeped in his influences including Willie Nelson, Townes Van Zandt, and Steve Earle, to name a few. // www.shadblair.com

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Tuegrass Tuesdays Presents: The Mismatch
Jan
9
8:00 PM20:00

Tuegrass Tuesdays Presents: The Mismatch

Based in Central, Texas The Mismatch calls the Hill Country its home. The Mismatch smoothly combines Folk/Americana with a Hometown Groove and just the right amount of Grit. Laden with sweet sounds all around, good vibes abound from this homegrown, folksome, americana group with a knack for bringing people together to have a good time. // www.mismatchmusic.com

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Cory Reinisch
Jan
11
8:00 PM20:00

Cory Reinisch

Harvest Thieves draw on their blue-collar and back-roads heritage to craft songs that sway from brutish garage-rock swagger to traditional country honesty. With punk-ish explosions in sound, to finger-picked folk-rock simplicity, they are a formidable addition to Austin's historically-minded music scene. // www.harvestthieves.com

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Will Courtney
Jan
12
8:00 PM20:00

Will Courtney

After spending five years touring and recording two albums as the lead singer and songwriter of the Austin, TX band, Brothers And Sisters, Will Courtney decided to pack up and move back to Los Angeles...and then to Nashville...and then to a log cabin on some land in Dripping Springs, TX. Now, after two years of being based in Santa Fe, NM, where he produced albums for other artists and toured the US and Europe as a solo artist, he’s back in Austin with a new band and a new album, Planning Escapes. When Will is not making music, he spends much of his time collecting 19th Century photographs and researching the history of the American West.  He recently worked on a new documentary series on famous western outlaws called Gunslingers.  Will is a featured historian on the Discovery Channel series, Gunslingers: Billy The Kid. // www.willcourtneymusic.com

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Fallon Franklin
Jan
13
8:00 PM20:00

Fallon Franklin

Fallon Franklin has been performing live shows since she was 12-years-old. "My mom says I started humming and singing before I said my first words", says Fallon. Years of touring with and without a band, being on the road, being a Finalist on NBC's America's Got Talent, performing with various big-name acts, being a studio musician and having numerous self-released albums have left Fallon a seasoned performer and song-writer. 

"The gut-wrenching song-writing of Americana with the body moving melodic capability of Pop Music in its rarest form."  -Americana Album Review // www.fallonfranklinmusic.com

 

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Tuegrass Tuesdays Present: The Rewinders
Jan
16
8:00 PM20:00

Tuegrass Tuesdays Present: The Rewinders

 

"Rewinding" to the good ol' days of American music, THE REWINDERS, a 4 piece band comprised of young south Austin musicians, travel back to your favorite two steppin' & swingin' tunes from the 1920-1970s. Whether "Poppin' a Top" or lookin' for a "Dancehall Sweetheart", you'll make new memories with classic tunes! // www.facebook.com/therewindersmusic

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Manzy Lowry & Jack Charles
Jan
18
8:00 PM20:00

Manzy Lowry & Jack Charles

Manzy Lowry: Making his way in the footsteps of those who came before him in the Texas music scene, singer/songwriter Manzy Lowry carries on the outlaw tradition, country soul, and Texas pride as simply heard in his music. // www.manzylowry.com

Jack Charles + MPIC: Jack Charles’ voice brings a layer of graveyard velvet to complete a sound that is a dark and personal tribute to rock and roll. Jack has a debt with music and has come to pay it in full, with his band Musical Partners In Crime. Their currency: The Ante Mortem Songbook, the singer/songwriter’s opera prima, whose songs, with an alternative retro-rock vibe, are varied in form and channel various influences like surf, R&B and post-punk. // www.jackcharlesmusic.com

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EmJae Ross
Jan
19
8:00 PM20:00

EmJae Ross

EmJae Ross is a highly gifted, young Americana singer/songwriter born in San Angelo, TX and raised within the music industry, spending nearly every day of his childhood in the radio station control rooms and production studios of a family-owned radio business. As a child EmJae developed an extensive talent for drums, piano and guitar. He also developed a lyrical and soulful voice advanced through professional training in classical methodology. Today, EmJae Ross lives in Austin, where he gigs regularly as a solo/acoustic performer and as a front man with his backing band. EmJae channels his awe-inspiring resiliency into singing and songwriting, sharing a captivating style and a miraculously potent voice that audiences find both emotive and inspirational. // www.emjaerossmusic.com

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Tyler Stuckey
Jan
23
8:00 PM20:00

Tyler Stuckey

Tyler Stuckey's stripping it down! Taking off the layers! Standing in front of a crowd, as raw as he was made! That's right! Tyler Stuckey is playing an acoustic show at The Buzz Mill! With accompaniment of Dobro, Upright Bass, Washboard and Guitar for January's Bluegrass Night Series! // www.stuckeymusic.com

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Conrad Keely (of ...And You Will Know Us By the Trail of Dead) & Aaron Blount (of Knife in the Water)
Jan
25
8:00 PM20:00

Conrad Keely (of ...And You Will Know Us By the Trail of Dead) & Aaron Blount (of Knife in the Water)

CONRAD KEELY: Keely co-founded …Trail of Dead with Jason Reece, a childhood friend from Hawaii. Begun in Austin Texas in 1995, the band has been touring non-stop ever since,... and this year has marked their 20th year anniversary with their ninth album entitled IX. Not one to slow his pace, Keely was encouraged by fellow band-mate Autry Fulbright to record a collection of solo material that would allow him to vent creative ideas and styles different from the hard-rock, high energy textures his band has become known for. During his time spent as an expatriate in Cambodia, Keely began spending more time playing solo shows (although not always acoustic) as well as collaborating with other musicians, both expat and Cambodian, on material as diverse as Irish folk, American bluegrass, to Khmer classics from the golden age of Cambodian psychedelic rock, a scene cut tragically short by the Khmer Rouge regime in 1974. The diversity of styles has informed much of his latest writing, but also expanded his approach to the songs he’s written over the last twenty years for his rock band. // www.pledgemusic.com/projects/conrad-keely-original-machines

AARON BLOUNT: Knife in the Water has released three albums since forming in 1997, their last record being "Cut the Cord," released in 2003. Their second album "Red River" was... #14 on SPIN's top 20 albums of 2000. // knifeinthewater.bandcamp.com

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Ali Holder & Little Brave
Jan
26
8:00 PM20:00

Ali Holder & Little Brave

Ali Holder: Holder’s sound is purely her own. Slow and beautiful, the live song possesses a darker, serious tone, pairing perfectly with her lyrics of introspection, dreams, and fate.KUTX // www.aliholder.com

Little Brave: 

Little Brave is the alias of Stephanie Macias, a musician, writer, artist, photographer, and writer from Austin, TX.  She has changed her style over the years, exploring different instrumental themes in music and creating albums that reflect her experimental style.  Threading each album together is an honesty that is simultaneously strong and vulnerable.  She is currently peddling her latest release, Myth Ology, a double disc EP with exceptional artwork and packaging. // www.littlebravemusic.com

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Tuegrass Tuesdays Presents: The Mismatch
Jan
30
8:00 PM20:00

Tuegrass Tuesdays Presents: The Mismatch

Based in Central, Texas The Mismatch calls the Hill Country its home. The Mismatch smoothly combines Folk/Americana with a Hometown Groove and just the right amount of Grit. Laden with sweet sounds all around, good vibes abound from this homegrown, folksome, americana group with a knack for bringing people together to have a good time. // www.mismatchmusic.com

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Sam Pace
Feb
1
8:00 PM20:00

Sam Pace

Sam Pace has been making a name for himself around the Austin music scene as a down and dirty soul man since 2011. Over the past three years Sam has been peppered throughout the Austin Music Awards annual Top-10 lists. He has placed Top-10 for Musician of the Year, Best Song, Best Album, Best Album Art, Best Rock Band, Best Blues/Soul/Funk Band and two years in a row for Best Guitar Player and Best Male Vocals. His solo shows feature everything from very old blues and prison songs to Tom Waits and Woody Guthrie to originals that ooze tenderness and grit. // www.sampacemusic.com

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Scott Collins
Feb
2
8:00 PM20:00

Scott Collins

Scott Collins has had the privilege of gracing the most famous stages in the “live music capital of the world”. The Austin based singer-songwriter brings a blend of indie-folk and Americana to the stage. He displays an authentic and emotive element that draws on personal inspiration, and is reflected in his performances, both live and in the studio. // www.scottcollinsproject.com

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Hartley Hall
Feb
3
8:00 PM20:00

Hartley Hall

Hartley Hall is a Texas songwriter, native to San Angelo and current to the hill country. She’s got a classic honky tonk sound with a Texas and Hawaiian Swing influence. Her writing style has been compared to Loretta Lynn, she's got humor like Garrison Keillor, and folks say the stage presence of Dolly Parton. She has been featured at the SPI Island Folk Festival and the Kerrville Folk Festival, where she's shared the stage with David Amram, Jimmy LaFave, and Seth Glier. She recently toured Texas, New Mexico, and Colorado with Bo DePeña (Laredo) and Greg Butera (Santa Fe). // www.hartleyhallmusic.com

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Cory Reinisch
Feb
8
8:00 PM20:00

Cory Reinisch

Harvest Thieves draw on their blue-collar and back-roads heritage to craft songs that sway from brutish garage-rock swagger to traditional country honesty. With punk-ish explosions in sound, to finger-picked folk-rock simplicity, they are a formidable addition to Austin's historically-minded music scene. // www.harvestthieves.com

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Johnny Zachman
Feb
9
8:00 PM20:00

Johnny Zachman

Johnny Zachman is a singer-songwriter living in Austin. He is influenced by Bob Dylan, Leonard Cohen, Jeff Tweedy and Cloud Cult. He has recently been featured on BrooklynVegan, Do512, Ovrld, ANON Magazine, PlaylistPlay and more. He has shared the stage with Porches, Frankie Cosmos and Frances Luke Accord. He is the winner of The Deli Magazine's Best Emerging Austin Psych / Rock Artist of 2016. On stage, Zachman builds layers of live electric guitar loops underneath his vocals, creating melodic soundscapes reminiscent of Andrew Bird and Julien Baker. // www.johnnyzachman.com

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Ram Vela & Taylor Muse
Feb
10
8:00 PM20:00

Ram Vela & Taylor Muse

Taylor Muse smokes bones, drinks blood, and sweats Gatorade. He is the father of every child in this town and knows more about Star Wars than most people know about their immediate families. For better or worse, he is the singer, songwriter, and guitarist for the rock band Quiet Company. He is a real piece of work and this show is on his birthday. // www.quietcompanymusic.com

Since 2001, Ram Vela has been playing music in the Austin area.  From 2003-2013, he sang and played guitar in Whitman, a band that released a couple of records, drank a lot of free beer, slept on many floors and won an Austin Music Award for "Best Rock Band" in 2013.  They broke up later that year.  Now, Ram spends most of his time social working, watching wrestling, and playing Fountains of Wayne songs for the cat. // www.ramvela.bandcamp.com

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Tuesgrass Tuesdays Presents: The Electric Mountain Rotten Apple Gang
Feb
13
8:00 PM20:00

Tuesgrass Tuesdays Presents: The Electric Mountain Rotten Apple Gang

The Electric Mountain Rotten Apple Gang, fronted by Banjo Picker Adam Kobetich, also features Accordion and/or Guitar, Fiddle or Harmonic, and Upright Bass. The Gang's sound draws influence from Bluegrass, Old Time, Eastern European Folk and Early Blues. // www.facebook.com/theelectricmountainrottenapplegang

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Fallon Franklin
Feb
16
8:00 PM20:00

Fallon Franklin

Fallon Franklin has been performing live shows since she was 12-years-old. "My mom says I started humming and singing before I said my first words", says Fallon. Years of touring with and without a band, being on the road, being a Finalist on NBC's America's Got Talent, performing with various big-name acts, being a studio musician and having numerous self-released albums have left Fallon a seasoned performer and song-writer. 

"The gut-wrenching song-writing of Americana with the body moving melodic capability of Pop Music in its rarest form."  -Americana Album Review // www.fallonfranklinmusic.com

 

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Paul Nipper & Manzy Lowry
Feb
22
8:00 PM20:00

Paul Nipper & Manzy Lowry

Paul Nipper: The Austin, TX based band, assembled by Paul Nipper in 2014, was originally formed to play dance halls and honky tonks across the state and country. Standing on the shoulders of greats that came before them, they mixed in a few originals with a long list of their favorite covers and went to work on that classic country sound throwing a little dirt on the edges wherever they could. Whiskey fueled and hellbent, they fought to make their mark on the local Austin and regional Texas venues. // www.paulnipper.com

Manzy Lowry: Making his way in the footsteps of those who came before him in the Texas music scene, singer/songwriter Manzy Lowry carries on the outlaw tradition, country soul, and Texas pride as simply heard in his music. // www.manzylowry.com

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Evan Charles & Gilded Lows
Nov
18
8:00 PM20:00

Evan Charles & Gilded Lows

GILDED LOWS (8PM): Dark Wave Doo-wop. Mourning the Golden Age amid expansive strings, reverberating guitars. Taking as much influence from Joy Division as from Scott Walker, and Roy Orbison. // gildedlows.bandcamp.com

EVAN CHARLES (9PM): Founded as a solo project in 2015 by singer, guitarist, and songwriter Evan Charles, Altamesa is a Cosmic Americana and Rock & Roll band from Austin, Texas that mixes the production values of Tom Petty & the Heartbreakers and Big Star with the songwriting sensibilities of Neil Young and The Flying Burrito Brothers. // www.altamesamusic.com

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Sarah Burton & Silas Lowe
Nov
17
8:00 PM20:00

Sarah Burton & Silas Lowe

Sarah Burton: Sarah Burton's playful soul has found its home in music through three diverse albums, and countless ups and downs while traversing the globe. She's seen her way through acoustic folk beginnings, into country swing and steel guitars, then electrifying blues-rock. On her new album Make Your Own Bed, Sarah doesn't just embrace indie-pop into her musical inventory, but returns to her first inspiration; the piano. // www.sarahburton.ca

Silas Lowe: Based in Austin, Texas, Silas Lowe is a modern American roots musician with one foot deeply planted in the musical heritage of a fading rural south, and the other standing on the main streets of today. With his 2016 release Wandering Father, Forgotten Son, Lowe proves himself a strong exponent of the Texas songwriter tradition, while creating a moving musical conversation between his late father and himself. // www.silaslowe.com

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Mary Beth & Cass Brostad
Nov
11
8:00 PM20:00

Mary Beth & Cass Brostad

Mary Beth (9PM): Mary Beth was born to classical pianists, grew up playing cello in orchestras, then joined a screamo band in college which eventually led her to touring the US and Europe in the Austin-based folk punk band, East Cameron Folkcore. Currently recording her second album, Mary Beth's songs are emotional, funny, and lyrics-driven. Her intricate guitar-playing and sweeping melodies create "a landscape to live in" and her songwriting - reflecting her degrees in writing and library science - "listen like a book you are reading" (Caro Somes, 2017). // marybethw.bandcamp.com

Cass Brostad (8PM): Singer/songwriter Cass Brostad hails from Omaha but has made Austin home for the last 7 years. She sings (constantly) and plays accordion in Madisons, who recently released a new record - No Man's Land - the title track written by Brostad. Currently, she is recording an album of original songs with the project Cass Brostad and the Terrible Lovers and playing upright bass in the folk duo Heavens to Betsy. Some say she tells too many dad jokes. // madisonsatx.com

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Cory Reinisch
Nov
9
8:00 PM20:00

Cory Reinisch

Harvest Thieves draw on their blue-collar and back-roads heritage to craft songs that sway from brutish garage-rock swagger to traditional country honesty. With punk-ish explosions in sound, to finger-picked folk-rock simplicity, they are a formidable addition to Austin's historically-minded music scene. // www.harvestthieves.com

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Wolf/Clauss
Nov
7
8:00 PM20:00

Wolf/Clauss

Four musical friends who have played together for years in various ensembles came together to create original songs mixing equal parts of 60’s pop and American traditional music.  Catchy melodies, rich harmonies and driving rhythms create a compelling and joyful sound, filled with emotional truth and spiritual longing.

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Cari Q
Nov
4
8:00 PM20:00

Cari Q

Cari Q’s fervor and enthusiasm for songwriting are qualities to be sought after in this era. Straightforward melodies accompany her resonant lyrics as she pushes the limits of contemporary pop music. Echoing her predecessors, Cari Q’s unique sound evokes memories of Janis Joplin and Loretta Lynn. // www.cariqmusic.com

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Buenos Diaz
Nov
3
8:00 PM20:00

Buenos Diaz

If you asked him, songwriter and guitarist Nick Diaz might describe himself as an “alligator cowboy rock ‘n’ roller.” Let’s put that into perspective: Sharp, badass, one hell of a bite, some lightning-quick moves catching you off guard, perhaps? Just add a guitar into the equation, and let Diaz take it from there. // www.buenosdiazmusic.com

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Ghostwriter
Nov
2
8:00 PM20:00

Ghostwriter

Ghostwriter is the post-punk version of a self-accompanied singer-songwriter... Ghostwriter has toured the States for the last fifteen years, and released seven albums on End of the West records. He has opened for icons like Nick Cave and the Bad Seeds, and T-Model Ford, and played festivals from Sleazefest in Chapel Hill, to Not the Same Old Blues Crap in London. Known for his visceral songwriting and unrelenting DIY ethos, Ghostwriter is often dubbed "the original punk-folk troubadour." // www.endofthewest.com

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Shane Bartell
Oct
28
8:00 PM20:00

Shane Bartell

With his trademark blend of tense guitar, spiraling keyboards, and twittering drums, Shane Bartell’s songs are decidedly difficult to pin down, twisting and squirming into new, dynamic shapes, re-inventing themselves with each subsequent listen. Citing a bevy of eclectic influences (from the Smiths to Brazilian bossa nova), Shane Bartell is concerned primarily with provocative, descriptive storytelling.

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Evan Charles
Oct
27
8:00 PM20:00

Evan Charles

Founded as a solo project in 2015 by singer, guitarist, and songwriter Evan Charles, Altamesa is a Cosmic Americana and Rock & Roll band from Austin, Texas that mixes the production values of Tom Petty & the Heartbreakers and Big Star with the songwriting sensibilities of Neil Young and The Flying Burrito Brothers. // www.altamesamusic.com

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Brandon Luedtke
Oct
21
8:00 PM20:00

Brandon Luedtke

Brandon Luedtke hails from Texas, and began writing songs when he was twelve and was given his first guitar. He was born in Dallas and raised due east in the smallest county in the state, but has also resided in Nebraska for a few years and New York City a semester (where he studied the music scene and open mics most intensively). // www.luedtkemusic.com

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Graham Weber
Oct
19
8:00 PM20:00

Graham Weber

Graham Weber: Midwestern Raised, Refined in Austin, Texas since 2004. He has headlined and opened numerous national tours, released 5 solo studio and 2 live albums. Lyrically rich, heartbreaking and humorous. “Weber remains a master of evocative metaphor unraveling in the uneasy rift of his whiskey-burnt tenor” - The Austin Chronicle // www.grahamweber.com

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Friday 13th Movie Screening
Oct
13
to Oct 14

Friday 13th Movie Screening

Horror meets honey badger this October as Jason Voorhees is coming to the Neighborwoods! That’s right, we will be showing a special screening of Friday the 13th on the same day as its namesake. In addition to the film, we will have a hockey mask decorating contest, some truly creepy cocktails, and s’mores that are to die for. 

The Friday the 13th screening is part of Buzz Mill’s Halloween for Harvey event series, where certain proceeds will go towards helping those impacted by Hurricane Harvey. So come early, enjoy a truly frightening holiday, and let’s have a bloody good time!

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The Haberdashers
Oct
13
8:00 PM20:00

The Haberdashers

The Haberdashers bring to the stage a whimsical blend of sirenesque harmonies and swashbuckling pirate roars guaranteed to inspire even the most apathetic listener to raise the black flag and toast a tankard of grog. The ragtag band of five are far more than just well-accessorized seamen (and a seawoman), they are an explosion of high energy folk/Americana goodness featuring show stopping vocals, plucky banjo, the occasional mandolin lick, and a whole lot of damn-catchy songwriting. // https://thehaberdashersband.com/

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Cory Reinisch
Oct
12
8:00 PM20:00

Cory Reinisch

Harvest Thieves draw on their blue-collar and back-roads heritage to craft songs that sway from brutish garage-rock swagger to traditional country honesty. With punk-ish explosions in sound, to finger-picked folk-rock simplicity, they are a formidable addition to Austin's historically-minded music scene. // www.harvestthieves.com

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Mick McDowell
Oct
7
8:00 PM20:00

Mick McDowell

Mick McDowell is one of the front men for the Irish band Tuskany. Formed in late 2015 Tuskany are a Belfast based indie/pop act. With influences of funk, soul, and pop, their music consists of punchy riffs and melodic synth lines. The end result sounds like Two Door Cinema Club, meets Earth Wind and Fire, meets M83. // www.soundcloud.com/tuskanyofficial

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