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Listen to This: BabiBoi Is Better, Badder in “Boyz 2 Men”
Listen to This: BabiBoi Is Better, Badder in “Boyz 2 Men”
Queer hip-hop artist sets their creative comeback to a badass beat

James Scott, June 24, 2022

Crucial Concerts for the Coming Week
Crucial Concerts for the Coming Week
An Antone's anniversary, Lonestar Unleashed, Country Willie Edwards, Rakim, and more recommended shows

Raoul Hernandez, June 23, 2022

John Doe’s Latest Album Is a Step Forward and a Long Look Back
John Doe’s Latest Album Is a Step Forward and a Long Look Back
X co-founder and folk songwriter discusses the path from isolation to inspiration

Gary Lindsey, June 23, 2022

Rickshaw Billie's Burger Patrol Stays Hungry
Rickshaw Billie's Burger Patrol Stays Hungry
A serious band with a silly name and an all-in mentality

Robert Penson, June 23, 2022

Faster Than Sound: I Subscribed to the Austin-Based festivalPass and Felt Confused
Faster Than Sound: I Subscribed to the Austin-Based festivalPass and Felt Confused
Few discounts and few Austin options on new NFT-dabbling concert ticket marketplace

Rachel Rascoe, June 23, 2022

Listen to This: Western Youth Celebrates a “Wild Heart”
Listen to This: Western Youth Celebrates a “Wild Heart”
New single from roots rockers honors late songwriter Chris Porter

Doug Freeman, June 21, 2022

Do You Really Know Your Parents if You Don’t Go Through Their Record Collection?
Do You Really Know Your Parents if You Don’t Go Through Their Record Collection?
Who we are is what we listen to

Kevin Curtin, June 19, 2022

Crucial Concerts for the Coming Week
Crucial Concerts for the Coming Week
A Juneteenth celebration, Taméca Jones, the Howdy Gals' Pride Celebration, Mad Professor, and more recommendations for the week

Derek Udensi, June 16, 2022

Review: Shearwater’s <i>The Great Awakening</i> (Polyborus)
Review: Shearwater’s The Great Awakening (Polyborus)
Austin indie institution’s latest feels like a far-off summer lightning storm: all low rumbles punctuated by occasional flashes of grandeur

Chad Swiatecki, June 16, 2022

Faster Than Sound: BabiBoi's Spitfire Soundtrack for the Club and Beyond
Faster Than Sound: BabiBoi's Spitfire Soundtrack for the Club and Beyond
Ballroom rapper joins the Austin LGBT Chamber of Commerce's Pride in Local Music next Saturday, and more music news

Rachel Rascoe, June 16, 2022

Escapism and Connection: The Illustrated Life of Billy Perkins
Escapism and Connection: The Illustrated Life of Billy Perkins
Hustling Austin posters for 30 years, Perkins perseveres

Raoul Hernandez, June 16, 2022

Jimmy Buffett Revisits Life Before the Beach in Return to Austin
Jimmy Buffett Revisits Life Before the Beach in Return to Austin
Willis Alan Ramsey and Django Walker bubble up at Moody Center show

Doug Freeman, June 12, 2022

Q&A: The Dicks’ Gary Floyd Talks Lifelong Creativity Ahead of Austin Art Exhibition
Q&A: The Dicks’ Gary Floyd Talks Lifelong Creativity Ahead of Austin Art Exhibition
Maybe We'll See Butterflies opens tomorrow at Prizer Arts & Letters

Rachel Rascoe, June 10, 2022

Q&A: Puscifer’s Maynard James Keenan
Q&A: Puscifer’s Maynard James Keenan
Long-awaited Existential Reckoning tour hits Austin next week

Maya Wray, June 9, 2022

Crucial Concerts for the Coming Week
Crucial Concerts for the Coming Week
Blues on the Green, Puscifer, Brennen Leigh, Ghost Wolves, and more recommended shows

Maya Wray, June 9, 2022

Review: <i>Bill Frisell, Beautiful Dreamer: The Guitarist Who Changed the Sound of American Music</i> by Philip Watson
Review: Bill Frisell, Beautiful Dreamer: The Guitarist Who Changed the Sound of American Music by Philip Watson
A deep read into one of America’s most versatile guitarists

Jay Trachtenberg, June 9, 2022

10 Bands Under 25 That Make Me Feel Alive
10 Bands Under 25 That Make Me Feel Alive
A quintessential coming-of-age soundtrack to score the next spiral

Mars Salazar, June 9, 2022

Once “Outsiders,” the Music World Is Now at BLK ODYSSY’s Fingertips
Once “Outsiders,” the Music World Is Now at BLK ODYSSY’s Fingertips
Collabs with heroes & new Earthchild Ent. label signal ascent

Kevin Curtin, June 8, 2022

Could It Be That Donald Fagen Has Finally Learned to Vibe? And if So, What Does That Mean?
Could It Be That Donald Fagen Has Finally Learned to Vibe? And if So, What Does That Mean?
Steely Dan reels in the years at ACL Live

Julian Towers, June 6, 2022

Jack White Swings for the Fences at Austin Sandlot
Jack White Swings for the Fences at Austin Sandlot
Singer/guitarist/first baseman hits home run in post-arena show baseball game

Kevin Curtin, June 2, 2022

Chronophage on Their Salty-Sweet, Self-Titled Third LP
Chronophage on Their Salty-Sweet, Self-Titled Third LP
The bicoastal band explores “a place where I am in love and the world is ending”

Rachel Rascoe, June 2, 2022

Faster Than Sound: Nine Records That Inspired Austin Author Fernando A. Flores' <i>Valleyesque</i>
Faster Than Sound: Nine Records That Inspired Austin Author Fernando A. Flores' Valleyesque
From Pauline Oliveros to Big Boys, sounds behind the surreal South Texas-rooted story collection

Rachel Rascoe, June 2, 2022

Crucial Concerts for the Coming Week
Crucial Concerts for the Coming Week
Emily Wells, Dwight Yoakam, Sir Woman, Tony Kamel, Jake Lloyd, and more recommended shows

Kevin Curtin, June 2, 2022

Crucial Concerts for the Coming Week
Crucial Concerts for the Coming Week
A Joe Bataan/Grupo Fantasma collab, Strand of Oaks, Christelle Bofale, a few festivals, and more recommended live shows

Raoul Hernandez, May 26, 2022

Faster Than Sound: The Austin Music Census Returns While the Live Music Fund Faces Delays
Faster Than Sound: The Austin Music Census Returns While the Live Music Fund Faces Delays
A spring music ecosystem news roundup with all those familiar players: the Austin Music Census, Live Music Fund, and HAAM

Rachel Rascoe, May 26, 2022

After a Relapse Into Addiction Quietly Broke Up Street Sects, the Duo Has Exorcised Their Demons
After a Relapse Into Addiction Quietly Broke Up Street Sects, the Duo Has Exorcised Their Demons
The Gentrification V 7-inch hit last week, but Austin experimentalists are focusing on a balanced existence instead of rushing anticipated third LP

Julian Towers, May 26, 2022

What We’re Listening to This Week
What We’re Listening to This Week
A. Sinclair, Quin NFN, Denis O’Donnell, Alexalone, and more sounds worth your time

Doug Freeman, May 26, 2022

The Drop-In Music Series Returns to the Long Center Lawn
The Drop-In Music Series Returns to the Long Center Lawn
Weekly shows are free but capacity is limited

Ali Juell, May 25, 2022

The Mystery of the Mysterines
The Mystery of the Mysterines
Why did I fly 1,500 miles to see Liverpool’s sixth best act?

Raoul Hernandez, May 25, 2022

Last Week in Live Music: The Eagles, Phoebe Bridgers, Megafauna, and More
Last Week in Live Music: The Eagles, Phoebe Bridgers, Megafauna, and More
Photos by David Brendan Hall

Photos, May 24, 2022

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