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Austin Underground Veterans Immortalize the Nineties in New Oral History
A Curious Mix of People's Greg Beets and Richard Whymark plot October launch events
"...are writing a book about Liberty Lunch and the Cavity."..."

Oct. 20, 2023 Music Feature by Carys Anderson

Crucial Concerts for the Coming Week
Riverboat Gamblers, USA/Mexico, Damian Garcia Quintet, Honky-Tonk Holidaze, and more recommended shows for your week
" this concert sequence being Water Damage and Castle Club. Fronted by audio production starchild Jackson Baker, Witches' late-November..."

Dec. 9, 2022 Music Column by Mars Salazar

P.G. Moreno Can’t Get Enough “Adventurous Music” and Austin’s More Interesting For It
Epistrophy Arts leader talks past, present, and holy grail bookings
"...PGM: The ROVA Saxophone Quartet at the Continental Club. The otherworldly harmonic crazy stuff going on with ROVA..."

Aug. 29, 2022 Music Post by Michael Toland

30 Years Ago, GG Allin Cleared Austin’s Scuzziest Punk Venue in 24 Minutes
Witness accounts of the notorious shock rocker’s antics and arrest at the Cavity Club
"...1992 – the night pervo-punk GG Allin played the Cavity Club, 615 Red River, current home of Swan Dive..."

Feb. 18, 2022 Music Feature by Tim Stegall

New Austin Music Worth Your Bandwidth This Week
What we’re listening to
"...the mix: left channel, right channel, mid channel, chest cavity. "I tried saying no to drugs, but the drugs..."

June 11, 2021 Music Feature by Raoul Hernandez

How the Red River Cultural District Was Made
Decades of off-kilter activity and music activism culminate in our current concert hub
"...akin to San Antonio's River Walk prompted concern over club displacement...."

Jan. 31, 2020 Features Feature by Rachel Rascoe

Cherubs Flourish in the Afterlife at SOS Fest
"We didn’t want to be a Cherubs cover band playing Heroin Man over and over for people"
" anti-South by Southwest showcase in 1992 at the Cavity, Icing put down a solid foundation laced with flashes..."

Nov. 4, 2016 Music Feature by Greg Beets

Playback: The FAQs of Austin Music 2015
Q: Is Austin still the "live music capital of the world"?
"...Austin Music Hall. During that same period, six new clubs opened: Barracuda, Sidewinder, Stay Gold, Tellers, Geraldine's, and a..."

Dec. 25, 2015 Music Column by Kevin Curtin

Playback: Trailer Space Closing October 31
Venue first, clubhouse second, and record store third. Trailer Space's constant free, all-ages concerts filled a void for up-and-coming Austin acts.
"...Thus, Long won't consider relocating his beloved clubhouse, which closes at the end of the month. According..."

Oct. 16, 2015 Music Column by Kevin Curtin

Gay Place: Do You Feel So Used?
Well, OK, if it's aGLIFF, sure ...
"...hostess Mia Martina whisper sweet somethings in your cranial cavity. Thu., April 16, 8pm. The North Door, 502 Brushy...."

April 17, 2015 Column by Kate X Messer

Fun Fun Fun Fest Live Shot: the Julie Ruin
Kathleen Hanna’s New Wave B-52’s
" got nostalgic for Bikini Kill at Austin’s long-gone Cavity Club while watching the bandmates’ new group, the Julie..."

Nov. 11, 2013 Music Post by Tim Stegall

HAAM Day to the rescue!
"...Last year HBD raised over $300,000. Consider how many cavity fillings that could pay for...."

Sept. 20, 2013 Music Column by Kevin Curtin

Five Graphic Novel Recommendations
No powers: Just ordinary people as fucked up as most of us – more or less.
"...months; and only now – having hacked a bleeding cavity into the trembling, rugose flesh of the old work-schedule..."

June 8, 2012 Chronolog Post by Wayne Alan Brenner

Gay Place
So randomly nostalgic, you may call us the 'Gay Page Two'
"...noting that Barbarella is the site of the old Cavity Club, the very place a certain Power Snatch premiered..."

April 23, 2010 Column by Kate X Messer

Gay Place
Join this impact

April 16, 2010 Column by Kate X Messer

Unstable Element
Are Austin's water fluoridation policies dangerous? It depends who you ask.
"...going to get somewhat of an anticariogenic effect, an anti-cavity effect," he says. "But that's not the issue. It's..."

Nov. 27, 2009 News Feature by Wells Dunbar

Weird Revolution
Select Butthole Surfers discography
"...Inaugural cavity search of rambling Captain Beefheartisms, abrasive No Wave freak-outs, and..."

Sept. 26, 2008 Music Feature by Austin Powell

The Krayons Were/Are for Real!
"...scene in Austin, the Krayons played to packed houses, clubs, and warehouses [“Texas Platters,” Music, April 18]. This may..."

April 17, 2008 Postmarks

Friday Picks
"...drumming at Wesleyan University, ably bounces electro, reggae, and club-hop on her own. – Chase Hoffberger Tom Brosseau..."

March 14, 2008 Music Feature

Academy Award-Nominated Documentary Shorts 2005
A rare opportunity to see what's considered the best in the field of short docs; plus all four nominees have a socio-political bent.
"...Death of Kevin Carter: Casualty of the Bang Bang Club” (D: Dan Krauss) cryptically relates how a fearless (some..."

April 7, 2006 Movie Review by Steve Davis

SXSW Picks and Sleepers
"...would suggest on their fine 2001 effort, Young Effectuals (Cavity Search). Dallas-based hard rockers Jibe combine the slow-burning ennui..."

March 14, 2003 Music Feature

Dancing About Architecture
The last installment of "Dancing About Architecture."
"...crimes against music and the long list of venerable clubs closing down took up the majority of the ink,..."

Jan. 3, 2003 Music Column by Ken Lieck

Dancing About Architecture
Emo's turns 10.
" a miracle. Emo's, that li'l ol' punk rock club on Red River, is celebrating its 10th anniversary this..."

July 19, 2002 Music Column by Ken Lieck

SXSW Picks & Sleepers
Picks & Sleepers
"...authentic country that could go over in a punk club, honky-tonk, or state penitentiary (and has, at all). Their..."

March 15, 2002 Music Feature

Dancing About Architecture
That was the year that was in the Live Music Capital …
" clear the streets with pepper spray and billy clubs. In the end, very little of Austin's much-ballyhooed music..."

Dec. 28, 2001 Music Column by Ken Lieck

Playing the Violin
Mr. Sinus Theater's Jerm Pollet is also a musician!
"...In short order, they virtually took over both the Cavity and Cannibal clubs, and then collared the "Best Rap..."

Aug. 10, 2001 Music Feature by Marc Savlov

Dancing About Architecture
Butthole Surfers and Austin City Limits suffer set backs while Riverfest marches on.
"...weekend is the "real" grand opening for the new, Cavity-like club, so here's Beerland's "Third Annual Grand Opening" lineup:..."

June 29, 2001 Music Column by Ken Lieck

SXSW Picks & Sleepers
"...some Truckers as it tears down South Congress. (Buffalo Club, 8pm) -- Christopher Gray..."

March 16, 2001 Music Feature

Dancing About Architecture
South by Southwest draws closer -- lots of news from SXSW 2001
" with labor or plywood can stop by the club or call 479-ROCK, where Stockton will soon have an..."

Feb. 16, 2001 Music Column by Ken Lieck

Dispatches From the Edge
Rounding Up the 2001 FronteraFest Long Fringe
"...popular performer in turn-of-the-century Paris, could exercise his dorsal cavity the way Mozart could exercise a keyboard. Recognizable tunes,..."

Feb. 2, 2001 Arts Feature by Wayne Alan Brenner

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