Live Music in Austin, Texas

Austin, Texas live music is known around the world. We’re not called the Live Music Capital of World for nothing! Check out great live music in Austin, Texas every night of the week!

100.14 Unplugged at The Grove

100.14 Unplugged at The Grove

By Kristy Owen | Free things to do in Austin, Live Music, Things To Do In Austin

The 21st season of Unplugged at the Grove kicks off this evening! This weekly free music series under the shaded tree at Shady Grove has become a staple of Austin summers. Tonight What Made Milwaukee Famous will kick off the season! As always, these shows are free, they have $3.50 Ziegenbock drafts, good food and

93.14 Yappy Hour at Whole Foods

93.14 Yappy Hour at Whole Foods

By Kristy Owen | Dog Friendly, Live Music, Things To Do In Austin

As much as us humans love patio season, I’m sure our favorite furry companions love this springtime weather even more. Whole Foods at the Domain hosts a ‘yappy hour’ every Thursday, and it’s the perfect opportunity to spend some time with your dog in a relaxed setting. Come out and enjoy live music and craft

92.14 Free Cory Morrow Concert at Nutty Brown Café

92.14 Free Cory Morrow Concert at Nutty Brown Café

By Kristy Owen | Family Friendly, Free things to do in Austin, Live Music, Things To Do In Austin

It’s spring in Austin and that means it’s officially the season of free live music. Just yesterday, KGSR announced their 2014 schedule for Unplugged at the Grove, you can see it here:  http://365thingsaustin.com/2014/04/01/unplugged-grove-line-2014/. KOKE FM also has a free concert series Wednesday nights this April at Nutty Brown Café. They are kicking things off with

Unplugged at The Grove Line-Up 2014

By Kristy Owen | Family Friendly, Free things to do in Austin, Live Music, Things To Do In Austin

KGSR has released their line up for this season’s Unplugged at The Grove. It’s a pretty great line-up. april 10 WHAT MADE MILWAUKEE FAMOUS april 17 DIRTY RIVER BOYS april 24 TBD may 1 CAROLYN WONDERLAND may 8 CHARLIE MARS may 15 THE UNLIKELY CANDIDATES may 22 BOB SCHNEIDER may 29 QUAKER CITY NIGHT HAWKS

Giveaway: Brooklyn Rider and Dawn Upshaw at McCullough Theatre

Giveaway: Brooklyn Rider and Dawn Upshaw at McCullough Theatre

By Jason Neff | Live Music, Sponsored, Things To Do In Austin

Genre-defying string quartet, Brooklyn Rider will be performing tomorrow night (Wednesday, 3/26) at the McCullough Theatre, located adjacent to Bass Concert Hall on the UT Campus. A description of the ensemble from Texas Performing Arts’ website: Praised for its “stunningly imaginative” performances (Lucid Culture), the adventurous, intrepid string quartet Brooklyn Rider combines a wildly eclectic

82.14 eat. drink. shop. PINK with a Cory Morrow Performance

82.14 eat. drink. shop. PINK with a Cory Morrow Performance

By Kristy Owen | Live Music, Things To Do In Austin

Today is the ‘2nd Annual eat. drink. shop. PINK at Hill Country Galleria’ benefitting Susan G. Komen. Head on out for a full day of shopping, food and live music to support the fight against breast cancer. In addition to admission to the Cory Morrow performance Pink Pass holders will also receive these benefits: Amy’s

73.14 Icenhauer’s Afternoon Showcase

73.14 Icenhauer’s Afternoon Showcase

By Kristy Owen | Free things to do in Austin, Live Music, Things To Do In Austin

First and foremost, if before you get into your daily SX routine you have time to go donate blood, do that. http://365thingsaustin.com/2014/03/13/donate-blood/ We are full swing into the SX fun. For those that don’t have badges that means trying to find places that you can get in sans a wristband and enjoy some live music.

72.14 South By San Jose

72.14 South By San Jose

By Kristy Owen | Free things to do in Austin, Live Music, Things To Do In Austin

I am still processing the news of last night’s tragic accident. My thoughts are with those families. For those that want to enjoy SX but skip the downtown scene I’d recommend South By San Jose. Hotel San Jose is one of my favorite spots in town as they make a mean cocktail and have a

71.14 Botticelli’s FREE Day Party

71.14 Botticelli’s FREE Day Party

By Kristy Owen | Live Music, Things To Do In Austin

Today is going to be another beautiful day, perfect for walking around the madness of SX and ending up wherever the day takes you. If you are looking to avoid downtown, Botticelli’s is having live music this evening. They have a great back patio that is cozy and great for listening to live music. Hope

SXSW Free Show Survival Guide

SXSW Free Show Survival Guide

By Kristy Owen | Festivals, Free things to do in Austin, Live Music, Sponsored, Things To Do In Austin

We’re just going to come out and say it: The greatest thing about SXSW for Austin locals is all the free stuff you can see, drink, eat, and enjoy. You can hate on traffic. You can hate on tourists. You can hate on hipsters all you want. But what you can’t deny is that we’ve

47.14 Sunday Funday at Banger’s

47.14 Sunday Funday at Banger’s

By Kristy Owen | Dog Friendly, Live Music, Things To Do In Austin

First off, good morning and congrats to all the marathon runners! Sunday is upon us again and there’s no better way to spend a Sunday than some Sunday Funday action. As if this Rainey Street gem couldn’t be any more enticing, on Sundays they host a Big Band Brunch that’s simply amazing. They have a

44.14 Erin Ivey's Release Party at The Belmont

44.14 Erin Ivey’s Release Party at The Belmont

By Kristy Owen | Live Music, Things To Do In Austin

Erin Ivey has been performing in Austin for over a decade, and her work just keeps getting better and better. We often receive questions about local Austin artists worth checking out, and Ivey should definitely be mentioned near the top of that list.  She’s throwing a release party for her latest album tonight at The

26.14 8th Annual Jo’s Chili Cook-Off

26.14 8th Annual Jo’s Chili Cook-Off

By Kristy Owen | Dog Friendly, Live Music, Things To Do In Austin

Are you ready to eat your hearts out for a good cause? Jo’s is hosting their annual chili cook off all in the name of raising money for the Sustainable Food Center. It’s going to be a beautiful day to hang out, drink some beer and eat as much chili as you can handle. Jo’s

8.14 Bubbles & Booze Happy Hour with Live Jazz at Whisler’s

8.14 Bubbles & Booze Happy Hour with Live Jazz at Whisler’s

By Kristy Owen | Bars / Happy Hour, Live Music, Things To Do In Austin

After decades of serving cold beer to locals; the old Rabbit’s Lounge finally closed down, and Whisler’s has the task of coming into the space and making what was old, new again. The building still has the rustic feel of the old venue, but now serves up classic craft cocktails. They seem to do everything right

4.14 27th Annual Tribute to The King at the Continental Club

4.14 27th Annual Tribute to The King at the Continental Club

By Kristy Owen | Live Music, Things To Do In Austin

Today’s blog is dedicated to Austin’s Elvis lovers, because tribute shows don’t get any better than this one. Twice a year, once on his birthday and once on the day he died, Ted Roddy and his band pay homage to Mr. Presley. This show attracts Elvis fans of all ages.  The first set relives his