[1/2] Preview: Austin Vida Free Week showcase at Frank

Free Week has officially begun Austin! The annual event is a festival of sorts when independent Austin venues host free shows that showcase Austin’s local talent during the first week after New Year’s Day. In 2011, Austin Vida hosted the first ever Latino indie Free Week showcase at Stubb’s and in in 2012, we hosted […]

[12/8] Preview: Brownout and DJ Mahealani at Frank

Grupo Fantasma’s funkalicious alter-ego Brownout will be taking over Frank on Saturday, Dec. 8. Led by the musical mastermind of Adrian Quesada (Grupo Fantasma, Ocote Soul Sounds, The Echocentrics), Brownout has set themselves apart from their Latin big brother. With three critically acclaimed full length albums under their belt, Brownout’s popularity garners them headliner status […]

[11/24] Preview: Pop Pistol, Friday Avenue at Frank

San Antonio-based atmospheric indie band Pop Pistol are having a career year having dawned the cover of San Antonio alt weekly (Currrent) as the city’s “Best Indie Rock Band” this spring. Before hitting the road for multi-city tour, the group released their long awaited new album, Animal Prisms on October 24. On Saturday night fans […]

[12/7] Preview: Austin Vida presents: Hydra Melody, Distrutalo! & Politics at Frank

As 2012 comes to a close, we wanted to present one more showcase with some of the best Texas-based indie bands we could find. We combed Texas to bring you young Latino indie bands that make us proud of our cultura. In addition to the live music, we will be giving away gift cards to […]

[10/31] Preview: Halloween with Peligrosa at Frank

Austin live music venue and restaurant Frank is one of our favorite places to eat, drink and enjoy live music. For Halloween Wednesday night, the purveyor of the artisan sausage here in The Live Music Capital is playing host to Peligrosa. It is going to be a costume party with a Latino twist. The Latin […]

[7/13] Preview: El Tule & Este Vato at Frank

This Friday at Frank, home to the delicious artisan sausage and live local music, two of our favorite Austin-based bands are bringing down the house reggae-cumbia estyle. Este Vato and El Tule, both what we classify or label “Latin fusion” bands, blend elements of multiple musical genres with traditional Latin rhythms. Both will keep you […]