Austin Ticket Giveaway: George Lopez at Bass Concert Hall

Comedian George Lopez is bringing his new “Listen to My Face Tour” to Austin for one night at the… [more]

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Austin Ticket Giveaway: Dengue Dengue Dengue! at Empire Control Room & Garage

If Dengue Dengue Dengue’s unique take on Peruvian cumbia filtered through psychedelic techno and dancehall… [more]

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Austin Ticket Giveaway: Los Lobos & Los Lonely Boys at ACL Live

On Friday, Apr. 10, East L.A. legends Los Lobos and Texas' own Los Lonely Boys will be performing a co-headlining… [more]

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Austin Ticket Giveaway: Compass (Mexican Institute of Sound + Toy Selectah) at Scoot Inn

Monterrey, Mexico music icon and producer Toy Selectah and Camilo Lara, more popularly known as Mexican… [more]

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Interview: QUITAPENAS made SXSW a little more tro-pi-cal

The music of tropical Afro-Latin band QUITAPENAS is here to take all your worries away, which is exactly… [more]

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[4/17] Preview: Conjunto Romo and Lucky Joe at Tejano Ranch

Friday, Apr. 17, will be all about the squeezebox at Tejano Ranch. The north Austin Tejano club will welcome back Kyle’s own conjunto powerhouse Conjunto Romo, but will also present Mission, TX – based phenom Lucky Joe. Considered rising stars on the conjunto scene, Conjunto Romo includes father Navor Romo on bass and vocals, and […]

[4/16] Preview: Las Cafeteras, La Frenetika at Flamingo Cantina

Tonight popular 6th Street live music venue Flamingo Cantina hosts the Austin tour stop for East Los Angeles’ alt-roots band Las Cafeteras. Local support comes from the South American-inspired La Frenetika. Between the two, there is every reason to go in late tomorrow or make it an early weekend. Las Cafeteras come to Austin on […]

[4/12] Preview: Big Band Tejano at the Onion Creek Ballroom

Sunday, Apr. 12, Big Band Tejano returns to the Onion Creek Ballroom. It will be a beautiful day for a tardeada with the Austin band filling the southside event center with the sweet sounds of big brass section, Texas-sized vocals, and shuffling feet on the hardwood floor. Big Band Tejano is a horn-driven band in […]

[4/12] Preview: Tardeada with Marcelo Gauna y Volante, Manuel Donley and more at the Moose

Sunday, Apr. 12, the springtime tardeadas continue at the Moose. This Sunday will feature conjunto Marcelo Gauna y Volante, plus a special appearance by Manuel “Cowboy” Donley and more. Marcelo Gauna (accordion, vocals) is a multi-faceted gem, spending decades in Conjunto, Norteño, Tejano, and even Rock n Roll groups. Coming from a talented musical family, […]

[4/11] Preview: Gary Hobbs at Texas Club Bar and Grill

On Saturday, April 11, the Texas Club Bar and Grill welcomes back Tejano superstar Gary Hobbs. Famous for his smooth voice and movie star good looks, the charismatic hitmaker from Eagle Pass is an Austin favorite and frequent performer at Tejano music festivals here in the Live Music Capital of the World. After beginning his […]

[4/11] Preview: Mi Madre’s 25th Anniversary Party

Popular East Austin Mexican food restaurant Mi Madre’s is celebrating 25 years this Saturday, Apr. 11, in a big way. In addition to the expected food and adult beverage servings, the event will feature some of Austin’s best Latin bands, mariachis, taco eating contests and fun for the whole family. The best part? It is […]

[4/10] Preview: Jay Perez at Desperados in Kyle

Friday night, Apr. 10, Desperados in Kyle welcomes “The Voice” Jay Perez. The San Antonio superstar will make his debut at the new club, which has grown by leaps and bounds already this year and booking some of the biggest acts in Tejano music. Now with Freddie Records, Perez is known for his ability to sing nearly every genre. He effortlessly switches […]

[4/10] Preview: Ruben Ramos CD Release Party at Tejano Ranch

Friday, Apr. 10, you’re invited to party with Ruben Ramos and the Mexican Revolution at Tejano Ranch. The Austin icon and his big-time band will be celebrating their latest album, El Idolo de Tejas, with a club full of friends and fans at the north Austin Tejano hotspot. With a career spanning over five decades, […]

[4/10] Preview: La Frenetika + Morena Soul at The Sahara Lounge

Friday, Apr. 10, popular East Austin venue The Sahara Lounge will be the best place in town to hear live South American-inspired music provided by Austin-based bands La Frenetika and Morena Soul. While each band’s musical stylings have roots in different countries, both compliment each other well enough to keep attendees dancing and happy all […]

Austin Ticket Giveaway: Los Lobos & Los Lonely Boys at ACL Live

On Friday, Apr. 10, East L.A. legends Los Lobos and Texas’ own Los Lonely Boys will be performing a co-headlining concert in Austin at ACL Live. The best part? We have two tickets to giveaway to one of our lucky Austin Vida readers. The giveaway will be conducted as a raffle from our email list. […]