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Faster Than Sound: It’s Now or Never for a Music Venue Preservation Fund
When will the city of Austin give music venues aid to preserve their so-called ‘Live Music Capital’?
"...closed by COVID-19. Stretching out painfully, names included music venues Threadgill's, Shady Grove, Barracuda, Plush, Scratchouse, North Door, One-2-One..."

Sept. 25, 2020 Music Column by Rachel Rascoe

Band and Venue Cancellations Adding Up Amid COVID-19 Concerns
Our updated list of music-industry cancellations and closures
"...Following the cancellation of South by Southwest, Austin’s venue community began rallying with its own programming – hoping..."

March 13, 2020 Music Post by The Music Staff

ATX Television Festival Plans Queer as Folk Reunion
Showtime series broke ground for gay representation on TV
"...It’s not quite necromancy, but the ATX Television Festival does have a remarkable way of reviving..."

Jan. 6, 2015 Screens Post by Kimberley Jones

Black ATX Food Week, Oseyo’s Courtyard, Hopdoddy Pays It Forward, and More
All the news that's fit to get your taste buds quivering
"...the Austin Justice Coalition is presenting the fourth annual ATX Black Food Week, supercharging the culinary scene with three..."

Aug. 19, 2020 Food Post by Wayne Alan Brenner

ATX Sliders Taunt Us with Food Porn, Gati's Got Ice Cream Dogs, Austin Oyster Co. Shucks 'Em Live, and More
All the news that's fit to get your taste buds quivering
"...look at those smol burgers available from the new ATX Sliders food truck. Oh! Holy Mother of Anthony Bourdain!..."

June 9, 2021 Food Post by Wayne Alan Brenner

Hot Luck Fest Returns, Top BBQ Joints Revealed, Bordeaux Women Honored, Prep ATX Launches, Mangia Dies a Lizardly Death, and Somebody’s Gerrymandering Pizza
All the news that’s fit to get your taste buds quivering
"...We see that Texas Monthly has released this year’s..."

Oct. 20, 2021 Food Post by Wayne Alan Brenner

Where the Girls Go/ATX: Spring Fever
The best place to find queer girls around ATX this weekend
"...accepted. We are honored to have Dana in our venue."..."

Feb. 21, 2014 Qmmunity Post by Sarah Marloff

ATL Rap Duo Earthgang Returns to ATX, This Time As Sold-Out Headliners
Spillage Village mayors bounce Come & Take It Live like a trampoline
"...It’s uncommon to see a venue as lively and packed for an opening act as..."

Jan. 30, 2020 Music Post by Derek Udensi

Levitation Interview: the Hives Wax Deep ATX Roots
Plus Halloween, human sacrifice, and psychedelia (sort of)
"...and continually scaled the walls and railings of the venue...."

Nov. 2, 2021 Music Post by David Brendan Hall

The ATX Arts Scene Will Fill Your Saturday but Good
So much to do in this town, and here are just a few excellent ideas
"...Elizabeth Doss & company, and it'll be brightening the venue's mainstage with the story of "a nuclear family, born..."

July 22, 2015 Arts Post by Wayne Alan Brenner

Obama Descends on ATX
Austin's LGBTQ Has the Prez's Ear, and vice-versa
"...were used to block off the streets surrounding the venue. Horse guards lined Third Street. Austinites, dressed in their..."

July 18, 2012 Qmmunity Post by Liz Williams

AFF: Johnny Depp in the ATX
Johnny Depp gets award, presents Rum Diary, and strums with the best
"...stage of the Paramount Theatre to a mid-sized student venue on the UT campus to the intimate stage of..."

Oct. 24, 2011 Screens Post by Marjorie Baumgarten

Faster Than Sound: Blood Goes Big, Free Week Contracts
In the ATX music news: punk poetics by local septet Blood, January’s Free Week dates, and the Live Music Fund’s first feedback
"...Room, Hotel Vegas, Mohawk, Sahara Lounge, Scratchouse, Stubb's, Valhalla, Venue ATX, and more all participate...."

Dec. 27, 2019 Music Column by Rachel Rascoe

Faster Than Sound: Concertgoers at Emo's Make Easy Targets for Booting
Lines of fans pay $100 in "parking problem" near Live Nation-owned venue
"...get boots removed after shows at the Live Nation-owned venue. On nights of sold-out shows at the 1,700-capacity venue,..."

July 1, 2022 Music Column by Rachel Rascoe

Faster Than Sound: Recapping the Year SXSW Got Canceled
Venue closures, fundraising, and industry layoffs headlined Austin music's difficult 2020
"...the country as it reverberated across artists, production workers, venues, Downtown businesses, and more...."

Jan. 1, 2021 Music Column by Rachel Rascoe

Qmmunity: Transing Pride
ATX Trans Pride puts the spotlight on the transgender community during Austin Pride
"...When asked about the origin point for August event ATX Trans Pride – happening this Saturday, Aug. 12, 7pm..."

Aug. 11, 2023 Column by James Scott

Faster Than Sound: Taylor Wallace Takes Over KUTX Morning Show
KUTX replaces morning show mainstay John Aielli with Taylor Wallace after the iconic ATX deejay suffers a stroke.
"...Eklektikos, a show spanning over 50 years. The 74-year-old ATX radio icon suffered a stroke this spring and chose..."

Sept. 18, 2020 Music Column by Rachel Rascoe

Play It Again, Sam
ATX TV Fest founders are back for round two
"...but the challenge comes with episode two. As the ATX Television Festival enters its second season, even the people..."

June 7, 2013 Screens Feature by Richard Whittaker

Your Field Guide to 80 Essential Acts at SXSW Music
Highlighting the best and buzziest at this year's Festival
"...that every line threatens to tumble into devastation. The ATX native honed her songwriting over a decade locally, crafting..."

March 10, 2023 Music Feature by The Music Staff

Faster Than Sound: City on the Fence Regarding Red River’s Homeless Problem
Red River merchants push to finally enclose dangerous alley with 10-foot fence, electro-pop diva p1nkstar touches down at Fuego ATX, and more
"...in Panhandler Attack Outside Show," Nov. 12, 2018). That venue's owner, Richard Lynn, says his employees have also been..."

Jan. 25, 2019 Music Column by Rachel Rascoe

Is Austin's Growing Dance Music Scene in Need of Its Own HQ?
We talk to a dozen members of ATX’s electronic music community
"...Aa a result, venues still relegate DJs to between band sets and sound..."

Nov. 10, 2017 Music Feature by Dan Gentile

Three Chefs Compete in Austin's First Trailer Truck-Off
Winner will operate Zorro trailer at Historic Scoot Inn
"...at the Eastside's historic Scoot Inn. Scoot owner and ATX Brands honcho Doug Guller has chosen three finalists based..."

May 3, 2013 Food Post by Virginia B. Wood

Faster Than Sound: Lizzo City Limits
“Truth Hurts” star’s historic audience, and other ACL Fest weekend one standouts
"...The Venue ATX, situated on Sixth, began selling tickets last month..."

Oct. 11, 2019 Music Column by Rachel Rascoe

Don't Call It Street Punk
A new breed of punk rules Red River
"...Brister, guitarist for Sniper 66, a 7-year-old quartet and ATX standout...."

Feb. 5, 2016 Music Feature by Tim Stegall

Qmmunity: The Gay Place Rides Again
Original Chron legend Kate X Messer talks "Qmmunity"/"The Gay Place" origins
"...la Moon, and DragonnQueen. Fri., Sept. 1, 8pm. The Venue ATX, 516 E. Sixth. $20. chiqqevents.com...."

Sept. 1, 2023 Column by James Scott

Qmmunity: Austin Pride Week Returns
Austin Pride organizers confirm events are moving forward as planned, strongly encourage attendees to mask up
"...parade is expected to sashay its way through the ATX streets – for now at least. To be clear:..."

Aug. 6, 2021 Column by Beth Sullivan

10 Austin Acts to Catch at Free Week 2020
Free Week bands you’ll be hearing more about in the coming 12 months
"...summer, a two-part spotlight on Austin's rising rappers, "Thee ATX Cypher," dropped on YouTube. Its typical Mars-Venus split –..."

Dec. 27, 2019 Music Feature by The Music Staff

Tellers Debuts Downtown on Friday
Motivational speaking realtor is Austin’s newest club owner
"...to become one of the most legendary live music venues Austin’s ever seen,” predicts Chad Goldwasser. The Pure Gold..."

Sept. 29, 2015 Music Post by Kevin Curtin

Former Fine Southern Gentlemen's Expansive Rebrand to Feels So Good
A more inclusive name for the rising screenprinters/record label/music venue
"...of self-described "country shit," like Dolly Parton T-shirts and ATX baseball caps, has since expanded into pop culture mash-up..."

Dec. 2, 2022 Music Feature by Carys Anderson

Faster Than Sound: Jana Horn Is Cautiously Optimistic
Cautious and cerebral ATX singer-songwriter finally releases her solo debut
"...just wouldn't work." Progress in the Fight for Local Venues..."

Oct. 9, 2020 Music Column by Rachel Rascoe

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