Show Preview: Paperthreat @ Beauty Bar (1/28)

Date 1/28/11
Location Beauty Bar
Doors 9pm
Tickets $5 @ Door

Those looking to check out some of the best local talent Austin has to offer should head out to Beauty Bar on Friday night for a set by Paperthreat and some other solid acts.  Joining our former artist to watch band on stage are Motel Aviv, Bloody Knives, and Go Go Garcia.  Seriously kids, for only $5 you can support local music and hear some great live tunes at the same time.

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Download: Paperthreat – Conveyer [MP3]

The Bleet Up @ Whole Foods Downtown (12/3)

Date 12/3/10
Location Whole Foods Downtown
Doors 7pm
Tickets $7 @ door w/ RSVP

It’s time once again for The Bleet Up put on by our friends over at Austin Eavesdropper and Ultra8201.  This time the event is going down at the Whole Foods rooftop downtown and features live music from locals Politics, The Lennings, Motel Aviv, and 23 Positions covering Prince classics.  You can also expect sample food and drink booths, local pop up shops and of course the massive Whole Foods ice skating rink.  This event is also special becuase event coordinators ROA will be anouncing their winners of the first ever Austin Blogger Awards.  Now we wouldn’t want to sway anyone’s vote… but we are nominated for 3 categories and voting is still open!  This is a great way to support your local online community.  I’m sure we’ll be seeing many of you fine folks there!

The Authors @ Mohawk (9/2)

Date 9/2/10
Location Mohawk
Doors 9pm
Tickets $7 @ Door/$5 with RSVP

So as previously stated, The Authors have a new release coming out soon that we’ve been looking forward to for quite some time.  To celebrate the release of their new album, the Austin band has a planned CD release party at Mohawk for Thursday night.  Fellow locals Motel Aviv, Politics, and a DJ set by The Happen-Ins can all be seen at the event as well.  Check out Ultra8201 for a new interview with hot and up coming Austin band The Authors.

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Download: The Authors – Timebomb [MP3]

She Sir @ Mohawk (3/25)

Date 3/25/10
Location Mohawk
Doors 9pm
Tickets $6 or less @ door

By now you should have recovered from your SXSW week and should be feeling up for more live music!  Starting the weekend off right with live music, is a Thursday show at Mohawk featuring a 7″ release party by locals She Sir.  The guys will be joined on the stage by Motel Aviv and former A2W band Frantic Clam.  Should be a solid lil night of local music.

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Download: She Sir – Golden Ways [MP3]

Frantic Clam EP Release @ Beauty Bar (1/14)

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Date 1/14/10
Location Beauty Bar
Doors 9pm
Tickets Free-$5

We’ve made it well known on our little webby site that we are big fans of local boys Frantic Clam and their musical stylings.  So here’s another chance for us to plug them and for you to see them live at Beauty Bar on Thursday night.  This show is to celebrate the release of the band’s new EP which serves as a teaser to the previously mentioned upcoming LP LolitaFellow locals MoTel Aviv, The Pons, Candi and the Strangers, and DJ Chzech One will all be on hand to join in the fun.  You’ll also find a photo booth sponsored by Trevor Ray and free Treaty Oak Rum(while supplies last).  Admission to the event is free before 10pm and only $5 after that ($3 with an RSVP on Do512).  Check out sponsoring website Two Groove for more info on the event.  How bouts some olllllld school FC below?  Geez we knew about them like wayyyy before you did.

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Download: Frantic Clam – Richard Cory [MP3]