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Great Art Sells, Rock & Roll Isn’t Dead, And People Want to Buy Great Music – Or…Looking for Art in All the Wrong Places

When it became apparent to me in early 2000′s that the Internet, the ease of use and widespread nature of file sharing was going to completely change the nature of the music industry (perhaps apparent to everyone but the record labels) there was a part of me that believed that …

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Alamo Drafthouse & The Highball Set to Re-Open Saturday, August 16

After being closed now for almost two years for re-modeling the Alamo Drafthouse on South Lamar as well as The Highball will return again this Saturday. The locally based movie theater chain will be part of the Lamar Union complex in South Austin and the theater will be open in …

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Mopac Toll Lanes Still Set to Open in fall of 2015

The MoPac Improvement Project is now more than 1/3 of the way through, but there still remains quite a bit of work to do. The construction began on Mopac towards the end of 2013 and will add 11 miles of toll lanes from MoPac to Parmer Lane to Cesar Chavez …

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Cutting Edge 94% Accurate ADHD Test Arrives in Austin

DHD is commonly diagnosed condition among adults and children.  Many people feel that it is overly diagnosed, as legions of exasperated parents seek out easy ways to deal with difficult children, and scatter brained adults want a cure for bad habits and chaotic lives. The drug companies have certainly made …

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Man Drowns In Hamilton Pool

A man in his 20’s drowned Sunday night while swimming with friends at Hamilton Pool Austin-Travis County EMS and STARFlight were sent to the area around 5 p.m. Sunday. After 20 minutes of searching it changed to a recovery effort. The man’s body was found several hours later and he …

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Man Falls 7 Stories from Unversity of Texas Campus & Lives

At 3:15PM today a man fell 7 stories on the University of Texas campus today at 111 Inner Campus Dr. The crews arrived and treated the man for a broken leg for the male in his 20’s. He has life threatening injuries and is being treated at UMC Brackenridge Hospital. …

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Melvins & Butthole Surfers Team Up, Tour Austin in October

Sludge metal band The Melvins will be touring in support of their new album Hold It In this October.  Frontman Buzz Osbourne and drummer Dale Crover, the two constants since the groups’ inception, will be joined by guitarist Paul Leary and bassist J.D. Pinkus of Austin’s Butthole Surfers. Formed in …

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Cheat Meal of the Week – Torchy’s American Taco Review

Welcome to our weekly feature for our cheat meal of the week. Everyone tries to eat healthy, especially in Austin, but a cheat meal once a week is great. This series is set to feature it. Torchy’s is definitely one of the best franchises to come up in Austin since …

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Autry Fulbright of Midnight Masses Interview

Midnight Masses began in the Spring of 2008 started by Autry Fulbright and Jason Reece with Autry later joining Reece to play bass with Austin’s …And You Will Know Us by the Trail of Dead. This past week their LP was released on Superball Music, Departures, and is available around …

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