"..."You know these rooms are $270 a night?" warned the front desk clerk at the Westin hotel, which opened in July just a block off the raging maelstrom at the heart of Austin's so-called "live music capital."..."
"...Holy Mountain and Red 7 aren't the only hot spots of local culture to lose their leases of late. This week saw two even more established performing arts companies suffer the same fate..."
"...If the recent demises of Red 7 and Holy Mountain have reiterated a decades-old lesson in local live music beginning well before they tore down the Armadillo World Headquarters in 1981, it's that no amount of public uproar can save a venue. It's all about the real estate..."
"...Overcast calm belies the underlying edge of this pre-South by Southwest Sunday. Soon, Pug will preview his third album Windfall in-store at Waterloo Records, teaser local gig to his quartet's record release show at Red 7..."
"...DoWrong & Eric Dingus11:20pm, Red 7 The son of Austin rap royalty, DoWrong (LaDarrian Torry) has arrived on the scene, with raps conveying a penchant for action, as shown on his eponymous debut EP: "Ain't give a fuck since the day they killed my daddy/ Beef? I'll grill your patty." The producer, Eric Dingus, has earned an OVO co-sign (via a strong remix of "Worst Behavior") and an album production credit from superstar Drake ("Now & Forever" on If You're Reading This It's Too Late). – Kahron Spearman..."
"...By then, the 33-year-old Garland-bred UT grad was more than a year removed from a Chronicle cover and 2007's energetic The Woodgrain Collection, a mixtape made in tandem with celebrated beatmaster DJ Rapid Ric. He'd worked with all the scene notables: NickNack, Tee-Double, DJ Phyfteen, Gerald G..."
"...Stegall: The Gories, Red 7..."
"...[image-1] Brooklyn Ha Ha: NYC Stand Up Wednesday, Nov 19th, 8pm The Grackle 1700 E 6th St Tickets: $6 Once you're done soaking up tasty Brooklyn beer, watch comedians Josh Gondelman, Jesse Popp and Chris Cubas bring the laughs at The Grackle...."
"...AUDITIONS FOR 'AN IDEAL HUSBAND' Check this north-of-Austin theatre company's site for a full list of characters being cast for a production of the Oscar Wilde play happening late September through early October. Mon., Tue., & Fri., July 21, 22, & 25, 7:30pm..."
"...Thus far, they've assembled a board, which includes UT educators Scott Nelson and Lynn Cowles, as well as treasurer Debra Bernstein and events coordinator Kristian Caballero, and they're raising funds for legal representation and 501(c)(3) status. East of Cameron launches in spirit this Saturday, 7pm, at the Hole in the Wall, with a fundraiser concert featuring Clyde and Clem's Whiskey Business, Leo Rondeau, Jonathan Terrell, Dad Jim, Ben Ballinger, Buried Cities, Street Lions, Carson McHone, Carpet Bagger, and a popular surprise guest...."
"...Deskonocidos (Fri., May 30, Red 7) One-off reunion for crucial Austin act throwing hardcore Spanish shouts over tone-heavy post-punk...."
"...TEXAS HOLD 'EM TOURNEY Wild West presents puh-puh-puh-poker for your poker face. Thursdays, 7:30pm..."
"...But that perception is starting to change throughout the country, thanks in part to a competition called Speed Rack, which invades Austin Wednesday evening to restock the shelves inside that Downtown punk rock haunt Red 7...."
"...The next night I went to Red 7 to check out Doom Siren and Pack of Wolves. Two stages, a merch area, a bar outside, as well as an awesome inside bar! Nice night for some metal, good crowd, not too cold, and who doesn't love a good ol' fashion mosh pit every now and then?! Sunday night I ventured to Red 7 yet again where the Sweet Spirits were playing another show as well as Grape St., two awesome bands for the price of none! Wednesday night I'm hoping to catch Roxy Roca, Latasha Lee and the Black Ties, as well as The Shears and KP and the Boom Boom at Spider House Ballroom!..."
"...Red 7 (Hernandez)..."
"...Harris is organizing a 30 city screening tour for his true-life rom-com, beginning with a Tugg screening at AMC Barton Creek (2901 S. Capital of Texas Highway) Monday, January 13, 7.30pm..."
"...Foot Patrol at Red 7..."
"...Fun Fun Fun began Thursday night in the Red River District, an obvious starting line for a festival created by Red River booking sage Graham Williams and Mohawk owner James Moody. Wristbands were dealt at Holy Mountain while neighboring Red 7 exploded with the atomic energy of Austin's OBN III's..."
"...10) Alucarda (Mexico, 1978)..."
"...Ten years after its namesake's foray into music, local label Chicken Ranch has reissued Never Mind the Pollacks on vinyl with a scholarly new track called "Beer and Weed." Pollock celebrates the re-release by joining up with original Invasion member Dakota Smith and personnel from Austin's bouge-punks the Yuppie Pricks at Red 7 on Friday. Brazos At Its Best..."
"...Mast grabbed a lot of other components the company's press team would never dare tell any investigating journalist. He macerated each batch six times with a 70% alcohol-to-water ratio, aged those batches in wooden oak casks for a year, then mixed the alcohol, sugar, caramel, and softened water to produce the sweet, syrupy devil's juice that we all know and sometimes love today...."
"...The MenRed 7, May 31..."
"...7:25pm, Austin Music Hall; Fri., 12mid, Copa Gone are the days of Brownout being the musical stepchild of Grupo Fantasma. Austin's ninepiece Latin funk orchestra remains a force of nature in its own right..."
"...Lounge The return of Brutal Juice to active duty – barring a few one-off shows since its 1997 dissolution – sparks a psychedelic punk flame that's been otherwise dormant. With a new disc on deck and a facetious claim on its Wiki page to being the greatest rock band of all time, the Denton band prepares to blow minds and cochlea with its hell-bent-for-denim acidcore..."
"...Over the next couple years, the event expanded to both of Emo's stages. When Williams left Emo's and started Transmission, Mohawk and Red 7 began booking Free Week shows, and other Downtown clubs followed suit..."
"...Eagle Claw, Tia Carrera, Megafauna, Flesh Lights, Smoke & Feathers, My EducationRed 7, Jan. 5..."
"...That's why Cole, Eric Raines, and Jason Nassour have resurrected iconic call letters KOKE-FM, which in the Seventies embodied Austin's thinking-man-drinking-man sensibilities and certified our city as the regional mecca of progressive country. With jocks like the late Joe Gracey spinning Willie, Waylon, and Jerry Jeff Walker mixed in with Dylan and the Stones, KOKE made such an impact that in 1974 Billboard magazine named it the nation's most innovative radio station...."
"...The theme of the LP is top secret, beyond the fact that Electric Eel Shock axe-man Aki Morimoto flew in from Japan to contribute tracks, but Kengo assures that it's very different from past discs. Expect a new song or two at PZ's Red 7 show Saturday. O Cancer..."
"...Nasum/Church of MiseryRed 7, May 31/June 1..."
"...So new that Encyclopaedia Metallum hasn't even caught up to them, Seattle's Theories have toured hard behind a demo of uncompromising grindcore that feels almost classic in its focused agony. – Adam Schragin The Rival Mob9pm, Red 7..."
"...At the Drive-InRed 7, April 9..."
"...7:45pm, Red Eyed Fly..."
"...Dikes of Holland, Not in the Face, Flesh LightsRed 7, Jan. 6..."
"...Chepo in Heat: Live at Red 7..."
"...Bridge Farmers, “Ummo” Add Bridge Farmers to the list of excellent local metal bands ready break. For this week’s Austin Music Weekly, the Southern acid-metal fourpiece locks into “Ummo” at Red 7..."
"...The school is Austin High, and its theatre program is on par with those Texas high school pigskin dynasties. Over the 17 years it's been headed by Billy Dragoo (most of that time with his wife, Annie), the Red Dragon Players have achieved national recognition – Disney approached them about field-testing its stage adaptation of High School Musical – and made the One-Act Play State finals in the 5A division now three years running..."
"...There's no Convention and Visitors Bureau in Taylor. There's nothing at all, really, save a vintage two-screen cinema, fitting considering the historic downtown – 15 miles east of Round Rock on Highway 79 – exudes the aura of a black-and-white film where father still knows best..."
"...Red 7: The Business, Krum Bums, the Broadsiders, Doomsday Hour, Big Blow..."
"...Smart move. (Thu., Red 7, 12mid.) The EttesDanger Is EP (Take Root)..."
"...10pm, Red 7 Volcanic highlands in British Columbia blow worlds away from Savannah, Ga., home to metal coven Baroness, Skeletonwitch, and Kylesa, but this trio's Black Tusk moniker has everything to do with this brutally lithe band's Southern discomfort. 2008's Passage Through Purgatory, liquid rhythms, riffs, and shrieks, preps a split with Holy Mountain and another LP in 2009..."
"...Lions of TsavoRed 7, Jan. 9..."
"...Cap Metro and StarTran are preparing for the possibiity of a strike, and put out a press release today saying that, if the drivers walk out, they are ready to run a handful of routes (1L/1M, 3, 4, 7, 10, 17, 20, 37, 300, 331) on a reduced service from 6am to 7.30pm, while Capital MetroAccess for passengers with disabilities will operate weekdays only. UT shuttle buses and the Capital Area Rural Transportation System should be unaffected..."
"...Yup, Trae and Justin were on Cristina's Court for an episode of Complete Control vs. Red 7..."
"...Every so often, Into the Void will spotlight some of the resilient metalheads responsible for keeping the local scene alive and thriving. Since the summer of 2004, Noble Brown has hosted Fighting Music, Sundays from 12mid to 2am on KVRX 91.7FM, UT's nonprofit student radio..."
"...Red 7, Friday, March 17..."
"...A pair of bands from Turin, Italy, ups Western Europe's ante: Fortunately, nobody told Linea77 that rap-rock hybrids are a dying breed. There's something charming in the sustained energy of this former Rage Against the Machine cover band, which defines its music as "happy core." In addition to shouted lyrics, Linea77's banging rhythms should provide snowboard anthems for generations of Olympians to come..."
"...Tyrrell Long Flat Red, $7..."
"...Today, Thursday, June 26, 7-9pm, Resistencia Bookstore and Red Salmon Arts present Honoring All Nations, a program to feature speakers Rey Hernan-dez, councilmember of the Coahuiltecan Nation, and Raul Salinas, local poet/activist. On exhibit will be two murals-in-progress produced by students of Save Our Youth, led by community artists Henry Gonzalez and G.C..."