Looking for a Mother's Day Brunch?
5/11/2013 6:23:00 PM
Oh, you've waited til the last minute. Not to worry--here's a list of Mother's Day Brunch options in Austin, thanks to Open Table. Enjoy!
Unplugged At The Grove Honored By City
4/29/2013 2:34:00 PM
At last week's City Council meeting, Mayor Lee Leffingwell proclaimed the entire summer of 2013 as "20 Years of Unplugged at the Grove in Austin." We're honored!
Here are the official words:
Be it known that
Shady Grove on Barton Springs Road has been serving up Austin-inspired home cooking since 1992 and serving the City’s live music appetite with Unplugged at The Grove since 1993; and,
This month, Unplugged at The Grove kicks off 24 consecutive weeks of concerts for its 20th Anniversary summer series, making it one of Austin’s longest-running free concert series; and,
Past performers have been local favorites like the Dixie Chicks, Asleep at the Wheel, Brave Combo, Gary Clark Jr. and Monte Montgovmery; and,
During 2013, fans can look forward to performances by Bob Schneider, Alejandro Escovedo, The Trishas, Reckless Kelly, Band of Heathens and more special guests to be announced; ...
Record Store Day Is Saturday 4/20
4/18/2013 2:46:00 AM
Lovers and collectors of music worldwide will descend upon their local indie record stores this Saturday in hopes of getting their hands on limited-edition releases on CD, vinyl, and cassette! Record Store Day is a celebration of the art of music, with hundreds of artists participating globally.
Here in Austin, Waterloo Records is ready for the deluge of fans, and offers the following info:
RECORD STORE DAY 2013: A FEW THINGS TO KNOW
Yes, Records Store Day is right around the corner and we want everyone to be as prepared as possible in order to get the exclusive releases that they are excited about. We have ordered up on all the releases on "THE LIST" below. These are all made in limited quantities and what we recieve will be all we get in most cases. Remember these titles are being distributed between independent record stores all over the country, so ...
The Lumineers ACL Taping Tuesday To Be Streamed Live
4/12/2013 3:35:00 AM
Tuesday, April 16th at 8:00 p.m., Shovels and Rope and the Lumineers will be doing a dual taping for Austin City Limits at ACL-Live at the Moody Theater. Didn't get tickets? Watch the taping as it happens here.
The Lumineers will be back in town April 26th to play a show at the Austin 360 Amphitheater. Here are the details.
Watch Muse Live From Atlanta
4/4/2013 10:27:00 PM
If you missed Muse in March when they came through Texas (yeah, I didn't make the drive to Dallas or Houston, either,) here's your chance to see them. They're part of the m-m-m-m-madness in Atlanta this weekend, headlining a free party called "The Big Dance Concert Series." They play Saturday (4/6) at 7:30 pm; link to the stream here.
Easter Weekend In Austin!
3/29/2013 9:44:00 PM
Mark Murray says the weather will be great!
Many will worship at the church of their choice.
Easter egg hunts will abound! The Texas Rollergirls are even having their own Easter egg hunt!
For others, it's all about the Easter Brunch. YUM
Cap off your weekend by catching Game of Thrones on the big screen at The North Door.
Whatever you do, enjoy! And make KGSR the soundtrack.
Downtown Road Closures And Some Tips For Getting Around During SXSW
3/13/2013 2:27:00 AM
Driving downtown this week will be tricky at best. Click this link to get a list of road closures and info on public transportation, as well as an interactive map.
See you downtown!
Help Make A Rockumentary with Passion Pit!
2/28/2013 12:52:00 PM
Help shoot and direct an experimental, first-of-its-kind, fan-made Rockumentary starring Passion Pit and Wildcat! Wildcat! Shot live from the Hype Hotel at SXSW on Monday, March 11th.
Get more details here
And RSVP here