[8/9] Preview: The Latin Breed and Pio Treviño y Majic at Dance Across Texas

Sunday, Aug. 9 will be a night to remember at Dance Across Texas when Adalberto and The Latin Breed and Pio Treviño y Majic return to Austin. These two legendary bands haven’t been here in years, and Tejano fans have been waiting for a show like this for a long time. The Latin Breed is an […]

[4/25] Preview: El Tule, La Frenetika at Empire Control Room & Garage

Saturday, Apr. 25, those looking for live Latin music  downtown need to look no further than Empire Control Room & Garage. Local Latin fusion bands El Tule and La Frenetika provide rhythms with guest DJ Vanessa La Bestia on the Empire patio stage. The best part is that there is no cover, leaving no excuse […]

[4/23] Preview: Making Movies, Migrant Kids at Lambert’s

Thursday, Apr. 23, Austin atmospheric-indie rockeros Migrant Kids will be celebrating the release of their new single at 2nd Street hotspot Lambert’s. They will be joined by fellow Austin indie band O Conqueror and Kansas City Latin Alternative favorite Making Movies. Formed in 2011 in Detroit, Migrant Kids began their musical journey together in Michigan […]

[10/17] Preview: Gary Hobbs at Texas Club Bar and Grill

Tonight 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 career nearly 30 […]

[10/17] Preview: ALMA Showcase at the Moose Lodge featuring Manuel “Cowboy” Donley, Street People and Joel Salas

Tonight at the Moose Lodge, the Austin Latino Music Association (ALMA) will celebrate Manuel “Cowboy” Donley, along with other members of Austin’s Tejano community. The lineup at the eastside dance hall includes Donley, as well as Street People and Joel Salas and the Austin Tejano Music Legends. Donley was recently honored with a prestigious NEA […]

[10/17] Preview: AJ Castillo at Tejano Ranch

Tonight, Oct. 17, Tejano Ranch welcomes back Austin’s own A.J. Castillo. The handsome accordionist with the deep voice and scores of loyal fans will be once again bringing his new flavor of Tejano to the north Austin club, and will also be celebrating his birthday. He may seem young, but he has been around the […]

[10/19] Preview: Easter Seals Día De Los Muertos Fest at Fiesta Gardens

Today is the day a new Día tradition begins in Austin as Easter Seals Central Texas presents its first annual Día de los Muertos Festival, to be held from Noon until 11:00 p.m. at Fiesta Gardens. This unique festival features a full day Dia los Muertos cultural experience with live music, performances, art, costume contest, food […]

[10/4] La Mafia and Los A-T Boyz at Tejano Ranch

Friday, Oct. 4, Totally Tejano Fridays return to Tejano Ranch with La Mafia and Austin’s own Los A-T Boyz. The Houston-based Tejano superstars will return to Austin alongside the hometown favorites for another great evening of classic Tejano hits, hot cumbias, and more. Founded in the early ’80s by frontman Oscar De La Rosa and keyboard/accordionist Armando […]

[3/2] Preview: Los Texmaniacs at Texas Mist

Saturday, Mar. 2, Los Texmaniacs make their first appearance at Texas Mist. The San Antonio Conjunto powerhouse will offer up enough thumping bajo sexto and hot accordion to keep the dance floor full and the beer flowing all night long. Los Texmaniacs, founded by bajo sexto master Max Baca, are known for playing hardcore Conjunto, […]

Austin Children’s Museum to host Engineers Week

To kickoff National Engineers Week, the Austin Children’s Museum will be hosting a festival of engineering activities for children in partnership with several organizations this weekend. Saturday is Engineer’s day and the Austin branch of the American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE) and the Greater Austin Conractors Engineers Association (ACEA) will be hosting an variety […]