As the Live Music Capital of the World, Austin’s night life is heavily centered around loud performances and late nights. The city is full of notable music venues, but the Red River District seems to trump them […]
I found myself approaching the Spider House Ballroom last Friday night to see the Katy Starr show, unable to find out how exactly I was supposed to get in. There was this white picket fence […]
Although it’s still winter in most of the country, Texas weather is once again breaking the trend. During this warmer-than-average February, enjoy of the beautiful weather and sunshine with an upbeat mix of Austin’s best […]
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Streaming is king. It’s no longer a discussion — it’s fact. Just like how the earth orbits the sun, how global temperature is rising and how Tom Brady is now the greatest quarterback of all […]
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Are you excited for South by Southwest?? Are you overwhelmed with the music choices?? Are you frustrated choosing which shows to go to?? Is this sounding a little bit like an infomercial???? If you answered yes […]
It seems like we are living in some sort of golden age of streaming. Virtually all forms of media are at our disposal at this point in time. It doesn’t matter the medium of entertainment: music, […]
OV writer Amy Berryhill drops February’s first weekly playlist. See what our staff picks are this week!
Spending a Saturday night downtown or attending Austin City Limits, it’s not difficult to see people are doing their part to Keep Austin Weird. What seems like a booming entertainment industry with loud music, bright lights and heavily flowing alcohol has run into a few “weird” problems over the last few years. Issues of affordability, gentrification and job availability have musicians and music industry professionals struggling to pursue their passions while living in the self-proclaimed Live Music Capital of the World.