The Society for the Preservation of Texas Music, The Austin Chronicle, and Capital Metro present the 40th Annual Austin Music Awards on Tuesday, March 8, 2022 – doors at 7pm, show at 7:55pm sharp – benefitting the Sims Foundation.BUY TICKETS NOW
MONEY CHICHA with Gina Chavez and Kiko Villamizar
GREYHOUNDS with CAROLYN WONDERLAND and special guests
SIR WOMAN with special guests
THE JAMES HAND TRIBUTE with Beth Chrisman, Corey Baum, Jake Penrod, Speedy Sparks
Nanci Griffith Tribute
WE DON’T RIDE LLAMAS
SPECIAL PRE-SHOW SET:
Lindsey Verrill, Jeff Johnston, Thor Harris, Joey Reyes
Emceed by Austin's own Taylor Wallace of KUTX and comedian Avery Moore
Taylor Wallace is a seven-year radio veteran, spending all of those years with KUTX. She began as the Producer for Eklektikos with John Aielli before taking over as the weeknight host, and she's spent the last two years succeeding John Aielli as the KUTX Morning Host. She's also a writer and host for Trivia 512 and serves on the jury for the Austin Public Library's Electric Lady Bird.
Avery Moore is a comedian and actor based in Austin, Texas. She was voted best comedian by the Austin Chronicle, and has been featured on the Just For Laughs festival in Montreal, Moontower Comedy Festival, and SXSW.
100% of ticket proceeds go to the Sims Foundation
FRONTGATE/EMO’S COVID POLICY:
The Event Organizer is requiring all attendees of this event to have received a negative COVID-19 test within 72-hours prior to entering the venue, OR be fully vaccinated against COVID-19. In attending the event, you certify and attest that you and all individuals in your party attending the event will abide by the following regulations:
All fans will provide proof of a negative COVID-19 test within 72-hours prior to entering the venue, OR be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 (at least two weeks after final dose) and provide documentation with proof of immunization. Unvaccinated fans under 12 years of age will be required to take a COVID-19 diagnostic test within 72-hours before the event and will provide proof of negative result prior to entering the venue.
Health and safety info can also be found at https://www.emosaustin.com/safety-information.
CLEAR BAG POLICY:
Clear, Plastic, Vinyl or PVC Bags: Max size 12"x6"x12"
Small Clutch Bags Approximately the size of a hand: Max size 4.5"x6.5"
ABOUT SIMS FOUNDATION:
The SIMS Foundation provides mental health and substance use recovery services and supports for musicians, music industry professionals, and their dependent family members. Through education, community partnerships, and accessible managed care, SIMS seeks to destigmatize and reduce mental health and substance use issues, while supporting and enhancing the wellbeing of the music community at large.
As the only organization in the nation that provides behavioral healthcare to musicians, music industry professionals and their families, SIMS has led the efforts to bring emotional well-being and destigmatization to the forefront of the conversation for 27 years. SIMS Foundation continues to make mental health care and substance use recovery services affordable, and accessible, to the music industry. To learn more or to donate, visit www.simsfoundation.org.
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