Austin, Texas Music Scene Is Unreal!

Upon my return from Austin last week I was blown away how much this city changed since I hung out in the late eighties. I felt as if I was in the Nashville of the wild West. Austin had so many genres and ear candy to digest, not just on sixth street, it seems the whole city was flowing in rhythmic patterns. I am including images from my recent trip, shots taken at ABGB on 8/8/15 of Emilie Clepper, who had a fantastic style all her own and The Lonesome Heroes who describe themselves as a cosmic American band. The Lonesome Heroes state that their primary influences come from Gram Parsons and Big Star, they were a whole lot of fun.

 

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Driskill Hotel Built in 1885

 

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Easy Tiger Bakery and Brewery, great food, drink and awesome setting.

 

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Fun Night at The Austin Beer Garden Brewery

Fun Night at the Austin Beer Garden Brewery

 

Emilie Clepper at the Austin Beer Garden Brewery

Emilie Clepper at the Austin Beer Garden Brewery

 

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ABGB

 

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Gary Newcomb The Lonesome Heroes

 

Rich Russell: Vocals, Guitar, Dobro.

 

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