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"...At a Glance: PO Box 12363, Austin, TX 78711; Touch & Go: PO Box 25520, Chicago, IL 60625; Big Jerk: 1411 Norwalk Ln., #201, Austin, TX 78703; Caulfield: PO Box 84323, Lincoln, NE 68501 "7 & 7 Is" reviews all local and national singles. Send to: "7 & 7 Is," The Austin Chronicle, PO Box 49066, Austin, TX 78765..."
"...Trance Syndicate: PO Box 49771, Austin, TX 78765; Rock Haüs: PO Box 242, Austin, TX 78767; Peek-a-Boo: 2502 San Antonio #1, Austin, TX 78705; Ata-Glance: PO Box 3859, Austin, TX 78704; V6 Records: (212) 219-0698 "7 & 7 Is" reviews all local and national singles. Send to: "7 & 7 Is," The Austin Chronicle, PO Box 49066, Austin TX 78765..."
"...For every Express homer hit during the 2012 season, Brown will donate $50 to FoH. Between June 27-30, fans can take part in pregame tailgate parties in front of the Dell, with games, a free photo booth, and FoH merch..."
"..."Attendees will be some of Austin's premier wise women, seasoned poets and aspiring saplings who have been touched by the master's words." Food, music and community sharing will be present. "Your support ensures our collective sustainability," Café Libro honoring Raúl Salinas occurs Friday, March 7, at 7pm at Resistencia Bookstore, 1801-A South First Street..."
"...• Hoover's Texa-Mexi-Cue Trailer Debut Super Bowl weekend is the perfect time to try offerings from Hoover's new barbecue trailer, located directly across Manor Road from the restaurant and open daily from 11am-7pm. Load up on Austex ($14 per dozen) or Jamaican Jerk ($16 per dozen) wings; try a Game Day pack – the San Francisco ($49) or Baltimore Raven-ous ($53.50) – to feed a hungry crowd of six; or get brisket, turkey, pork loin, and house sausage by the pound..."
"...Mayor Steven Adler has declared tomorrow Hopdoddy Burger Day, which is just the bold move we expect from our political leaders. [image-7]..."
"...Set list, 8.7.16 “The Long Way Around” “Lubbock or Leave It” “Truth #2" (Patty Griffin cover) “Easy Silence” “Some Days You Gotta Dance” “Long Time Gone” “Nothing Compares 2 U” (Prince cover) “Top of the World” (Patty Griffin cover) “Goodbye Earl” “Traveling Soldier” “Don’t Let Me Die in Florida” (Patty Griffin cover) “Daddy Lessons” (Beyoncé cover) “White Trash Wedding” Bluegrass instrumental “Ready to Run” “Mississippi” (Bob Dylan cover) “Landslide” (Fleetwood Mac cover) “Cowboy Take Me Away” “Wide Open Spaces” “Sin Wagon” Encore: “Not Ready to Make Nice” “Better Way” (Ben Harper cover)..."
"...In the final tally, each of the four Republicans won with between 51.7% and 53.8% of the districtwide vote. Austin civil attorney Scott Field ousted incumbent Dem Diane Henson to join GOP incumbents David Puryear, Bob Pemberton, and Rick Perry-appointed Jeff Rose in the winner's circle...."
"...September 20, 2012. 7 Photos..."
"...In 2010, after four years of a solidly Democratic House delegation from Travis County, Republicans finally flipped one seat back to the GOP when Paul Workman took House District 47. But the fact that he secured a marginal seat in a high-water year did not stop him from attracting a primary challenger, nor did it stop this from becoming one of the most publicly bloody fights in the county...."
"...Before tonight's chat, we asked him why the Sentinel of Liberty has withstood the test of time and why, after 70 years, he still speaks to writers and readers...."
"...Either Brewster McCracken or Margot Clarke, on the other hand, will have the unenviable experience of paddling up a river of red ink for an entire council term. (You can't blame them for already envisioning a post-bust re-election effort.) Other than Garcia's proposed smoking ordinance, there's not much else to talk about on the campaign trail heading for the June 7 run-off for the Place 5 seat being vacated by Wynn..."
"...7) Zombex: Local rocker Jesse Dayton follows his friend Rob Zombie behind the lens with a locally shot tale of antidepressants and the undead. (Saturday, 7pm, Antone's)..."
"...Item 7: $70,000 contract, with four 12-month options, with Padgett, Stratemann & Co., LLP, Austin for third party review of the Chapter 380 (economic development) agreements...."
"...March 9, 2014. 7 photos...."
"...March 7, 2014. 6 photos...."
"...March 7, 2014. 9 photos...."
"...So while I wouldn't mind at all the chance to return to excoriating Texas Democrats for behaving like Republicans, I'm not yet counting my wannabe chickens. This week, Salon's Mike Madden, reporting from some place called "Cedar Creek, Texas" – that is, the Hyatt Lost Pines Resort out off Highway 71, site of the GOP governors conference – described the race between the competing futures of the Republicans, concluding, "It could be a bumpy ride for them – but it should be fun to watch for the rest of us."..."
"...The handmade poster stapled to the wall behind the cashier marks first entry in Red 7's highly visible code of conduct: "You are not a VIP. You are not on the list..."
"...Three years ago, January 2009, Red 7 celebrated the New Year with a makeover from Stalin. Free Week coming and goings now find the live music venue's propagandist murals eradicated by a coat of prison gray primer..."
"...The announcement of Dischord legends Scream headlining Red 7 on Nov. 6 as part of Fun Fun Fun Fest should be music to any hardcore aficionado's always-ringing ears..."
"...Last weekend, Red River offshoot venue Red 7 dripped with all the ambiance of a bombed out WWII warehouse in Dresden. Last night, at Transmission Entertainment booking wizard Graham Williams’ 31st birthday party there, the club rose anew as if some proud Marxist monument..."
"...What started as a simple idea at a single venue has grown into a tradition that spans 10 days and several venues including Emo's, The Mohawk, Beerland, Club De Ville, The Parish, Red 7, and more!..."
"...Local ethereal popsters The Sour Notes are kicking off a month-long East Coast/Midwest tour this Saturday night (7/21) at Red 7 in support of their 2011 album "Last Looks," newly remixed and released on shiny yellow vinyl for your summertime listening pleasure...."
"...Foster the People helps soundtrack an ACL donation drive tomorrow at Zilker Park for the Texas Wildfire Relief Fund. Sunday's Stop, Drop, Rock & Roll benefit at Red 7/Beauty Bar could almost be a festival itself...."
"...In its two most significant incarnations, R&B-loving Sixties garage rockers and Seventies power-poppers, the Bay Area-born Flamin’ Groovies went against then-current mainstream tastes in creating timelessly resonant rock & roll. All three sounds were on display Thursday night at Red 7 for the first night of Austin Psych Fest...."
"...It’s official: D.O.A.’s farewell to Austin has moved to Red 7 from Infest. If you’ve heard about the latter venue’s misadventures over the last 36 hours, such a seamless changeover might sound surprising..."
"...After almost two decades, Japanese doom quartet Church of Misery competed its first U.S. tour last year, 15 dates including a stop at Red 7 for Chaos in Tejas..."
"...A schism split Red 7 in half Thursday. The heat hung low inside the club, caked with dewy sweat from dudes in spikes and stinky leather..."
"...Five days later, my would-be spouse and I caught the Japanese doom merchants in San Francisco, which resulted in us getting our marriage license there. So when the local booker mentioned Thursday's Southern Lord bill at Red 7, I paid heed...."
"...Following in the tradition of Denton's Rock Lottery, Austin's new Lottery League holds its inaugural drawing Friday at Red 7...."
"...Red 7, 8:55pm The most promising act on Gerard Cosloy's latest local punk shooter, Casual Victim Pile II, OBN III's is the Red River equivalent of the Ramones' Rock 'N' Roll High School, with members of A Giant Dog, the Strange Boys, and brat pack leader Orville Bateman Neeley III, a prolific local producer and guitarist for Bad Sports. – Austin Powell High Tension Wires..."
"... IN-STORES Backspin Records WEDNESDAY: Dr. Delay (2pm), Percee P (3), Bird Peterson & Tittsworth (4) FRIDAY: The Little Bicycles (2pm), Ume (2:45), Xcella (3:30), the Fall Collection (4:15), El Paso Hot Button (5) SATURDAY: Super Soul Saturday with Mingering Mike & Dori Hadar, Wiley & the Checkmates, Ralph "Soul" Jackson, Herman Hitson (1pm) Opera House WEDNESDAY: Oh, Pyramid (6pm), Diamondhead (7), Voodoo Economics (8), Ex-Cocaine (9) THURSDAY: Slow/Dynamite (2:30pm), the Gang (3:15), Dana Falconberry (4), John Maus (4:45), Karl Blau (5) FRIDAY: Douglas Ferguson (noon), Lisa Cameron (12:30), No Age (2), Mika Miko (2:30), Foot Village (3), Kevin Shields (3:30), Devon Williams (4), Ima Gymnist (4:30), Magic Johnson (5), Friends Forever (5:30), KIT (6), Mistress (6:30), Nero's Day at Disneyland (7), Anavan (7:30) SATURDAY: Transmography (1pm), La Snacks (2), Binary Marketing Machine (3), Asleep Dream Audience (4), the Bill Jeffreys (5), Peachcake (6), Naught for 3 (7), Yatagarsu (8) Cream Vintage THURSDAY: Georgie James (12:10pm), Le Loup (1:05), These United States (2), Pash (2:55), Middle Distance Runner (3:50), Jukebox the Ghost (4:45), Exit Clov (5:40), Samantha Murphy (6:35) FRIDAY: Balmorhea (noon), Deer Tick (1), David Karsten Daniels (2), Tall Firs (3), Panther (4), Hey Willpower (5) SATURDAY: The Hymns (2pm), the Steps (3), Mr..."
"...24, with a grand prize package that includes weekend passes to the fourth annual Fun Fun Fun Fest, Nov. 7-8, in Waterloo Park...."
"...That the property at 715 Red River continues to host concerts is crucial for the venue density of Austin’s most walkable live music strip. That block, the east side of Red River between Seventh and Eighth, has remained flush with clubs since the Nineties..."
"...Good-humored mechanics ground any garage, vinyl, digital, six-cylinder, but a cherry cream 45 with Alan "This Gun for Hire" Ladd artwork bespeaks the local label's pledge to Fifties grit. The Woggles' Cover the Waterfront peels out like a '57 Buick, the Athens, Ga.-hatched fourpiece's instrumental stampede blackjacked at the "Tempo Tantrum" luau and riveted to a "Bullfrog." Flipside finds "Los Angeles No Niseimaturi" a sharpened blade, while Boyce & Hart's "Valleri" monkeys around..."
"...Between the Three O’Clock’s Coachella appearance earlier this month and Rain Parade’s Austin Psych Fest show tonight at Red 7 – 12:15am – it’s springtime all over again for the Paisley Underground...."
"...Dear Mr. Plant, Austin’s School of Rock presents a tribute to your band Led Zeppelin this weekend at Red 7..."
"...It doesn’t take a detailed family tree to realize just how incestuous the Austin music scene is. Even so, the second annual musical grab bag known as La Lotteria, taking place tomorrow night at Red 7, is a social experiment/collaboration not quite like any other...."
"...Violent Future (Sat., 3pm, Red 7) Scoff at the botched fills if you must, but these screaming miscreants from Toronto defy hardcore convention...."
"...Crazy Spirit (Thu., 7:30pm, Mohawk) Raw New York band influenced by Discharge and a spate of Brazilian punk. Japancore..."
"...31-day pass $70..."
"...HAAM Benefit Day brings home the bacon, securing one-third of the organization's annual operating budget, but the fundraiser's success hinges on broad community involvement. Philanthropic donations arrive on checks with four and five zeroes; real estate mogul Gary Keller's All ATX brand has pledged $100,000, longtime benefactors Whole Foods donates 5% from all local stores that day, and new backer McDonald's has promised 10% of their 11am-2pm earnings from 67 nearby franchises..."