UPCOMING ARTS EVENTS

Austin Chamber Music Center Various locations. 512-454-0026, austinchambermusic.org. Sept. 28-29: “Beauty on Water” Nov. 2-3: “Nostrovia” Jan. 18-19: “It’s All Greek to Me” March 1-2, 2019: “East Meets West” April 26-27: “The Melting Pot” Austin Classical Guitar Various locations. 512-300-2247. austinclassicalguitar.org. Sept. 22: Ana Vidovic Oct. 21: Vicente Amigo Nov. 10-11: Kazuhito Yamashita Jan. 26: Irina Kulikova March 2: Bandini-Chiacchiaretta Tango Duo April 6: Oliver Rajamani’s Flamenco India with Jerónimo Maya April 27: Kupinski Duo RELATED: Classical guitarist Matthew Hinsley named Texas Citizen of the Year Austin Film Society Cinema (highlights) 6406 N I-35…

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Hyperloop Austin To San Antonio?

Virgin Hyperloop One   Hyperloop confirmed as potential option for Dallas-Fort Worth corridor; is SA next? The proposed Texas train system was submitted by a team known as the “Texas Triangle.” The team is appropriately named, since the route would potentially cover Dallas to Laredo to Houston and several major cities in between. The good news for San Antonio? The travel times to major Texas cities could get majorly slashed. New travel times if the train system gets built are: Dallas – Houston: 46 minutes Dallas – Austin: 19 minutes…

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LIBERTY LUNCH AUSTIN TX

LIBERTY LUNCH  Liberty Lunch was a live-music venue at 405 W. 2nd Street in Austin, Texas. It was rumored to have been called Liberty Lunch in the 1940s as an eatery, perhaps reflecting the World War II Liberty Bonds and patriotic sentiment. It was a former lumberyard in the 20’s and 30’s owned by the now defunct Calcasieu Lumber Company and had been long abandoned. In the early years of Austin, the space was a wagon yard for the adjacent general store and livery stable. There were no signs that a…

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BITES

Artstrada Magazine

ART|MOTO|BITES|NITES|UNIQUE WHAT THE FUCK SHOULD I MAKE FOR DINNER? WHERE THE FUCK SHOULD I GO TO EAT? Fall 2018: Amy’s Ice Creams [Manor Road]; Anthem; Bakery Lorraine; Carpenter Hotel; Chispas; East Austin Hotel; Easy Tiger [Linc]; Gatti; Kerbey Lane Cafe [Mueller]; Malibu Poke; Micklethwait Craft Meats [Smithville]; P6; Sway [Westlake]; Tio Pepe Chicken; Unknown Bullfight replacement; Ways & Means Oyster House Rest of 2018: 24 Diner [Rock Rose]; Batch Brewery; Burgerim; Hold Out Brewing; Little Brother; Marinas; Pinthouse Pizza [Round Rock]; Tiki Tatsu-ya; Unknown Philip Speer restaurant; Unnamed Line Austin Hotel restaurant, Valentina’s Tex Mex BBQ [Manchaca[ 2019: Austin-Bergstrom International Airport’s third food court; Austin Proper; Craftwork; Fierce Whiskers Distillery; Guesthouse Hotel; Mignette; Plaza Saltillo [Dolce Neve, Barcelona Wine Bar, Tarka Indian Kitchen, Stout Burgers and Beers, Austin Juicery, Epoch Coffee, Snooze, Whole Foods 365]; Punch…

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NITES

Artstrada Magazine

Austin Nightlife Guides – Austin 360 Best of Austin: Nightlife – Texas Monthly 6th street Austin, Texas – a TOTAL Austin entertainment guide What is the best Austin nightlife? – Austin, US – Forbes Travel Guide Austin Nightlife – Clubs, Bars & Nightlife Tips – Virtual Tourist Austin Nightlife – Southern Living     Austin meanwhile in Dallas. . . meanwhile in Houston. . . meanwhile in San Antonio. . . BEST NIGHTCLUBS OF ALL TIME      Tunnel City: New York Address: 220 12th Ave. Status: Closed Website: n/a…

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UNIQUE

Artstrada Magazine

ART|MOTO|BITES|NITES|UNIQUE   Austin Nature and Science Center (512-974-3888, 301 Nature Center Dr., Austin, TX 78746, http://www.ci.austin.tx.us/ansc/) This center provides a place for visitors of all ages to enjoy nature exhibits and educational programs. In one of the wildlife exhibits, you can even meet a coyote and a red-tailed hawk! Other fun attractions are the Dino Pit, an outdoor paleontology exhibit that allow the experience of a dig site, and the Naturalist Trade Counter, where you can either trade treasures or find something new to add to your own collection. Mon-Sat 9…

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Austin Food + Wine Festival – April 27-29, 2018

Austin Food + Wine Festival – April 27-29, 2018 – Austin, TX Tickets now on Sale! NEED A HOTEL? Hotels to offer ticket holders discounted hotel rates over the festival weekend. When you book your hotel room through us, $2 per room night goes to Kids In a New Groove. Inventory is limited, so head to our hotel page to reserve your room now before they’re gone! 2018 Dates & Locations Hotels How To Stay Informed Sustainability I Have A Question That Isn’t Answered Here. Now What? 2018 Box Office Hours &…

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The Black Angels American psychedelic rock band Austin, Texas

The Black Angels are an American psychedelic rock band from Austin, Texas.[1] They have released four studio albums and one compilation album. Their name is derived from the Velvet Underground song “The Black Angel’s Death Song“. Formed in May 2004, the Black Angels took their name from the Velvet Underground song “The Black Angel’s Death Song“. In 2005, the Black Angels were featured on a dual-disc compilation album of psychedelic music called Psychedelica Vol. 1 from Northern Star Records. This, along with the growing popularity of their MySpace page, gave the band a jump in popularity in the underground scene. The group’s debut…

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Rollerslizz: Skate For Your Mate

Rollerslizz: Skate For Your Mate from Roller Slizz on Vimeo. Rollerslizz: Skate For Your Mate Uploaded by Roller Slizz Sunday, November 18, 2012 at 1:47 PM EST via Final Cut Pro #captive #captivetheband #Rusty Kelley #Kirkomatic #Joe Robinson Girl’s Handwriting Productions, LLC was founded in 2011 by Geo Robinson in anticipation of producing a pilot for a comedy serial entitled, “Rollerslizz: Skate For Your Mate,” filmed in Austin, TX. Geo has since gone on to produce additional films and video content for the web mostly in Austin and around Texas. shocker:…

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Contemporary Art 101 Lecture Series and Classes

Contemporary Art 101 is a Members-only art history lecture series at the Art School. This spring, we are delighted to continue this wildly popular series with Dr. Kate Green, featuring eye-opening lectures on various topics in contemporary art since the 1990s. Contemporary Art 101 is available in both a daytime and evening session. Both series start February 2. Space is limited! Please register for the full course of seven lectures online at the links below or by phone at 512 458 8191. You may also email membership@thecontemporaryaustin.org with questions or…

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‘ALFRESCO’ BITES IN AUSTIN ! A – to – Z

*Apis. 23526 Texas 71, Spicewood. 512-436-8918, apisrestaurant.com. Not many of the Top 10 restaurants in the Austin area offer outdoor seating. And only one that does has a view of the Hill Country. Austin Beer Garden Brewing Co. 1305 W. Oltorf St. 512-298-2242,theabgb.com. A casual, straightforward pizza-and-beer joint with a South Austin soul and an abundance of outdoor seating. *Barley Swine. 6555 Burnet Road. 512-394-8150, barleyswine.com. Not only is the patio at Barley Swine’s North Austin location perfect for dinner, it’s also a great place to get discounted plates and…

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Austin’s NLand Surf Park

Austin’s NLand Surf Park  THE COOLEST JOBS IN AUSTIN ARE AT NLAND SURF PARK. WE’RE HIRING SURF GUIDES FOR THE 2017 SEASON, WITH A TRAINING SESSION FOR NEW RECRUITS FEBRUARY 17-21 AT AN OFF-SITE FACILITY IN AUSTIN. CLICK HERE TO APPLY. NLAND IS CURRENTLY CLOSED.   For more info, check out their website right here. For an hour session, surf passes will range from $60-$90 (Which include a surfboard). If you want to to surf the outside, more critical section of the wave, the “Reef Wave” as they refer to it, that’s…

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Elevated transportation system proposed for Austin

Austin TRAFFIC… It really sucks… Local residents are asking for more creative solutions to fix Austin’s growing traffic problems. Travis County Commissioner Brigid Shea recently called on local leaders to look for answers. Shea says she wants to see an elevated transportation system in Austin.   Austin council endorses $720 million road plan and a homestead break 8 talks with big ideas for our roadways Other cities across the World also have their own ideas!  The proposed SkyCycle in London. (Courtesy of Foster + Partners) A proposed Los Angeles Strategy (above)…

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LONG CENTER for the Performing Arts

Get Your Season Tickets Today! ©2016 Long Center for the Performing Arts, All Rights Reserved 701 West Riverside Drive, Austin, TX, 78704 / 512.474.5664 You are receiving this email because you are a valued patron of the Long Center. Modify Your Account or Unsubscribe / Privacy Policy / Contact Us THANK YOU TO OUR SEASON SPONSORS These projects are funded and supported in part by a grant from the Texas Commission on the Arts and by the City of Austin through the Economic Development Department/Cultural Arts Division believing an investment…

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100 things to do in Austin before you die

Are you looking for the perfect gift idea or maybe you just want to get out and experience more of Austin? KXAN NEWS It doesn’t matter if you’re a born Austinite, a recent transplant, or a visitor; this book will help you discover 100 things that make Austin, Texas, one of the greatest cities in the world! Get your copy here.     $13.98 People are moving to Austin, Texas, in record numbers. The city is alive with opportunity, optimism and all things awesome. There are endless adventures for all…

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Ar†stråda Magazine

† “The purpose of art is washing the dust of daily life off our souls.” – Pablo Picasso __________ † “If you hear a voice within you say ‘you cannot paint,’ then by all means paint, and that voice will be silenced.” -Vincent Van Gogh “An intellectual says a simple thing in a hard way. An artist says a hard thing in a simple way.” –Charles Bukowski Art as a Weapon In the spring of 1942, an anonymous editorial in Literature and Art entitled “Artist-Agitator” proposed that artists might contribute materially to national…

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FOOD EVENTS ALL OVER AUSTIN!!!

FOOD EVENTS ALL OVER AUSTIN!!! Friday 13 UNTAPPED PRE-PARTY Fri., May 13, 4:30-6:30pm. Hops & Grain Brewery, 507 Calles, 512/537-9756. www.fb.com/events/973679839380229 Saturday 14 AUSTIN RUGBY CRAWFISH BOIL Sat., May 14, noon-5pm. Burr Rugby Field, 6013 Loyola. $20; under 12, free.. www.austinrugby.com CELEBRASIA AUSTIN: ASIAN PACIFIC AMERICAN FOOD AND HERITAGE FESTIVAL Featuring Eric Silverstein of The Peached Tortilla, Dr. Foo Swasdee of Satay, Chaya Rao of Chaya’s Elite Cooking Club, Phil Yennerell of the HOPE Farmer’s Market, and Austin Chronicle contributor MM Pack. Sat., May 14, 11am-3pm. Asian American Resource Center,…

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10 trendy Restaurants to try in Austin

10 trendy Austin restaurants you need to try right now   10. Blaze Pizza  14009 Research Boulevard   9. Blue Cat Café 1400 East Cesar Chavez Street   8. Pho Please 1920 East Riverside Drive   7. Spun Ice Cream 1912 East 7th Street   6. Cooper’s Old Time Pit Bar-B-Que 217 Congress Avenue (2nd Street)   5. Summer Moon Wood-Fired Coffee 11005 Burnet Road   4. Two Hands 11501 Suite 118, Rock Rose   3. Torchy’s Tacos 1822 South Congress Avenue   2. Jack & Ginger’s Irish Pub  11500 Rock Rose (Esperanza Crossing)   1. Flyrite…

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