JJ Grey & Mofro put on an energetic and captivating live show, blending soulful blend of blues, rock, folk, funk, gospel. See them live at Stubb’s on Friday the 13th.
Chicago hip-hop/jazz fusionists Sidewalk Chalk are making an Austin tour stop this weekend at Stubb’s. Learn more about their sound and latest album here before getting your tickets.
Transmission Events and Juiceland are presenting The Budos Band live at Mohawk this weekend in Austin. Be sure to enter our contest for a chance to win tickets to the show.
New Epic Records neo soul duo Lipstick Gypsy released their debut music video for their single “Infatuation.” If you are riding the new wave of modern soul, and love groups like Hiatus Kiyote or JMSN, peep these guys ASAP.
Bassist extraordinaire Stephen Bruner, aka Thundercat, is your favorite artist’s favorite artist. He’ll be in Austin this September for a headlining concert at Holy Mountain. Enter our drawing for a chance to win tickets to the show. Good luck, as this show should sell out.
Austin Afrobeatfusion collective Hardproof conclude their May residency with one of their biggest of the series. Washington, D.C. funksters The Funk Ark and Austin Music Award Winners Riders Against The Storm round out the lineup. Lots of funk and booty sweat y’all.
New Orleans funskters Earphunk bring the party to Austin for a big “Phunk Fiesta” on Cinco de Mayo at Empire Control Room & Garage. They’ll be joined by Bay Area psychedelic-soul band Monophonics. Enter our drawing for a chance to win tickets to the show.
Lots of brass for yo’ ass this Friday night at Holy Mountain as Big Easy heist-funksters Naughty Professor and Austin’s own Hardproof take over the Red River hot spot.
Austin’s T Bird & the Breaks are celebrating the release of their new album this week with a big show at Empire Control Room & Garage. Support comes from Austin hip-hop faves Riders Against The Storm and DJ Berlin. Get ready for a lot of booty sweat.
Get ready to get your cosmic groove on this weekend at Hotel Vegas as local space funksters Golden Dawn Arkestra headline one hell of a show that includes Austin-based soul bands ROXY ROCA and The Holy Child. Don’t sleep on this one.
It’s about to get funky this Thursday night at Holy Mountain when Yo Mama’s Big Fat Booty Band and Henry + The Invisibles take over the stage. Don’t expect to make it to class or work Friday. Enter our drawing for your chance to win tickets to the show.
“Back-bone cracking music.” That’s how the New Orleans natives in Flow Tribe describe their sound. Enter our drawing for a chance to see them live at Holy Mountain with Jack Burton Trio and KP and the Boom Boom.
Live photos from Saturday’s “Hot Fun in the Summertime” soul showcase featuring T Bird and the Breaks, Afrofreque, Sip Sip and Henry + The Invisibles. Austin y’all. That’s whassup.
The almighty George Clinton performed a headlining concert at Empire Control Room & Garage on Apr. 28. Austin-hip-hop duo Riders Against The Storm opened. Everyone partied.
Austin funk + Black Sabbath = Brown Sabbath. It is as cool as it sounds and then some. Photographer Nicholas Kwasny was on hand to capture live photos for us. Check ’em out.
You’ve never hear Black Sabbath through the eyes and ears of Austin funksters and Grupo Fantasma side-project Brownout. Be ready for “Brown Sabbath” at the Mohawk this Thursday. Enter your name in our drawing for tickets.
South African duo Goldfish are one of the world’s hottest EMD acts and they are performing at Empire Control Room & Garage this Thursday. We’re hooking someone up with tickets. Word.
Celebrate the 30th anniversary of Prince’s classic album ‘Purple Rain’ with Austin funksters Foot Patrol at Red 7 on NYE. Enter your name in our drawing for a pair of tickets and you and a plus one can party like it’s 1999!
Get funky, bhangra-style with Brooklyn-based big band Red Baraat at Stubb’s this weekend. The concert is part of the official ACL Music Festival Late Night Show series. Click on this post to check out some of their music and discover something cool.
Henry + The Invisibles (Henry Roland) is an amazing “onemanphunkband” that loops and layers vocal harmonies, funk guitar, groovin’ bass, soulful keyboards and powerful percussion to create original high energy dance music that sounds like a solid 5 piece funk ensemble.