As many of you also probably take part in, we here at ATH will be taking a bit of vacation time for the Thanksgiving holiday over the next couple of days. Of course that doesn’t mean we’re going to leave you high and dry on show recommendations so we’ll do this as a send off or Happy Holidays if you will. So if you’re planning on staying in town for the holidays or you don’t celebrate Thanksgiving (communists), here’s a few shows to check out.
J. Tillman @ Waterloo Records (5pm/free)
J. Tillman, Pearly Gate Music @ Mohawk (9pm/$10)
Neon Indian, Tunnels, Tigercity @ Stubbs indoor (9pm/$10)
Cursive, Capgun Coup, Booher & The Turkeys @ Mohawk (8pm/$11)
Old Canes, Haunting Oboe Music, Always Already, Abby Birds @ Emos (9pm/$5 door)
Unwed Sailor, Native Lights @ Mohawk inside (10pm/$5 door)
Johnathon Ford will be bringing his instrumental outfit Unwed Sailor to Emo’s Austin on Wednesday evening. Doors for the show are at 8 with music beginning around 10. Local Austin act, The Calm Blue Sea, will also be playing in support of the Oklahoma based act. Preview the show with recent single from Unwed Sailor “Copper Islands”.
Download: Unwed Sailor – Copper Islands [MP3]
Have you seen my face? I think I left it on the floor of Emo’s Lounge on Friday night. Austin darlings Whitman brought the jams out on Friday night at Emo’s Lounge here in Austin. Most would think the band would be a bit sloppy having been absent from the stage for around two months but that wasn’t the case on Friday. Read more
Local band Whitman sees a triumphant return to the stage this Friday (June 6th) at Emo’s Lounge in Austin Texas. Whitman will be playing with well known bands Sybris & Unwed Sailor. Prepare to have your faces melted! For tickets Click here. Or just buy one at the door for only $8! Doors open at 9pm, show starts at 10.
More info/song previews for each band can be found here:
Hear “The Drifter” off Whitman’s new album Torch Songs