Saxon Pub Celebrates 25 Years! Opened in 1990, the Saxon has hosted well over 22,000 musical performances. It has been the location for films, videos and countless live recordings. On any given night you might see a major celebrity from the music or film industry either having a beer or sitting in on stage jamming with the locals. This award-winning listening room has helped launch the careers of several prominent entertainers. It is also known for booking some of the greatest music legends around, performing in an intimate atmosphere that Kris Kristofferson likened to “playing in his own living room”.

Whether it’s one of the incredible free weekday happy hour shows, a weekend matinee or a late night performance by the next big thing The Saxon Pub is a go to place for friends and out of towners, Stop by, come hang out with us and find out why we are Austin’s choice for live music!
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Squeezebox Mania! The city’s premiere accordion musical festival is once again partnering with Threadgills World Headquarters to bring a day of live music and celebration to Austin, TX. This year the event will take place on Saturday, April 25, 2015. Squeezebox Mania comes together every year due to the input, support, and collaboration 
of many different partners. The event brings in accordion musicians from all different walks of life to further its mission of Cross-Cultural awareness and provide a day of fun-filled jubilation. This year, Guzman Fox Productions, are happy to welcome a variety of different acts, including: accordionist Sunny Sauceda, Los Aztex, as well as Charles Thibodeaux and the Austin Cajun Aces. The event will also feature: young gun Chris Ramirez and the University of Texas Elementary Accordion Kids.
White Label Releases "A Little More Time" AUSTIN — On their new debut six-song EP, A Little More Time, releasing May 5, Austin pop-rockers White Label Analog happily draw from several eras to craft melodies that sound both timeless and right in the moment. They’re celebrating its release with a show at 10 p.m. Thursday, May 7 at Stubb’s Barbecue, 801 Red River St., Austin. Doors open at 8 p.m.; opening acts are January May and Manco. To obtain all-ages tickets ($6 in advance; $8 day-of-show), click the link or call 888.512.7469. Even though their name references days when music could be played only on turntables and tape decks, don’t think of this energetic indie band as a throwback; as lead singer Chris Didear (pronounced Deeee-jer) notes, when it comes to influences, “Every decade has greatness to offer.”
Kansas Signs With APA NASHVILLE, Tenn. (April 8, 2015) – KANSAS, one of the most iconic Rock ‘n’ Roll bands of all time will continue to forge their musical legacy by signing with APA for worldwide representation to bring their unique sound to fans around the globe. Band members Phil Ehart, Billy Greer, David Manion, Ronnie Platt, David Ragsdale, and Richard Williams are looking forward to keeping their one-of-a-kind music on the road.

“KANSAS has been a part of the Rock ‘n’ Roll landscape for over four decades,” commented Steve Lassiter, SVP/Partner and Head of Concerts at APA Nashville. “Their fans are extremely devoted, and we at APA are excited to continue to unite the band with their fans for more stops along their musical journey.”
Sunday, 03 May 2015

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Welcome to Austin Music City, your interactive location for music and entertainment in Texas and around the world. Greg Roberts has been involved in all aspects of the music business for over 30 years and strives to keep the site fresh and up to date with music news, reviews and interaction with labels, artists and fans. We are now adding features including videos from your favorite artists and columns from special features writers.

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