• Austin area news

    What does the future hold for Austin’s live music scene?

    2020 started on a high note with live music, events and fun things to do in Austin Texas and for most people it looked like 2020 was shaping up to be another great year. Fast forward to March and the future for live music in Austin looked bleak as our favorite live music venues were shut down due to the pandemic and by July we’ve learned that most major concerts and live music events are canceled this year. Sadly, July should be one of the busiest months for live music in the ATX area but with more businesses across Texas shutting down again, it looks like we will have to…

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  • Austin City Limits

    Austin City Limits Festival CANCELED

    AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Austin City Limits has joined the ranks of major music festivals to be canceled because of the coronavirus. Festival organizers said in a statement Wednesday that scrapping the three-day October event was “the only responsible solution.” The announcement comes amid a surge in COVID-19 cases in Texas, with the state reporting another daily high Tuesday of 7,000 new confirmed cases and Republican Gov. Greg Abbott urging people to stay home. The festival is one of the largest in the country each year. A lineup had not been announced, but last year’s headliners included Guns N’ Roses, Cardi B, Billie Eilish and The Cure. The Coachella music festival in…