A report commissioned by Austin Music People revealed that “economic activity by local artists, venues and businesses” has dropped 15 percent from 2010 to 2014. That’s a worrying decline of $856 to $726 million.
Singer, songwriter, guitarist, drummer, Texas Music Awards Hall-of-Famer and all around badass, Freddie Steady Krc has been influencing the Austin music scene for decades. He first arrived on the scene in the 1970s, when Texas was bursting with creative country songwriters like B.W. Stevenson and Michael Martin Murphey.
Are you heartbroken, bitter and alone? Do you think Valentine’s Day is distasteful? Or perhaps, you find it repulsive that we’re slated to contribute $19.7 billion dollars to the economy on this special day. Regardless of where your resentment emanates from, I’ve got a song for you. Here is an eclectic array of Austin musicians to satisfy those bitter about Valentine’s Day.