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Top 10 Music Videos Shot in Austin

#10 Spoon – Jealousy Unsurprisingly, we’ll start things off with a local artist Spoon, and Britt Daniel’s tale of, well, jealousy. At first the video begins with a close up of his mouth, which seems will be what the entire video will consist of until the camera pans up, showing …

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Watch Austin’s Dramatic Growth & Gentrification Unfold on Google Street View

Austin has been one of the fastest growing cities in the country now for the past fifteen years if you can believe it (just in case you were wondering why the traffic was so bad those who just arrived in the past few years) with unprecdented growth that hasn’t slowed coming …

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Trail of Dead Rock Out their Opus and Blast Through “Source Tags & Codes,” and More At Red 7

Party like it’s 2002 in Austin. Just two days after seeing Spoon play a secret club show, …And You Will Know Us By the Trail of Dead played 2002’s groundbreaking Source Tags & Codes from start to finish and carried it off with the live force the band is legendary for.  …

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Spoon Return to their Roots in Secret Club Gig at Hotel Vegas

It was with little warning that Spoon announced their first show in four years. They pulled this secret show out of their hats at the intimate Hotel Vegas, who’s limited capacity ushered in the lucky and the few that night. The band has played a few undisclosed shows a few …

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Where to Go and What to Know for Austin’s 4th of July Events

Fireworks, BBQ, bands, parades, it is 4th of July again in Austin and this time it’s landing on a Friday allowing most to stay up late and sleep in on Saturday. Austin Symphony HEB July 4th Concert & Fireworks The city of Austin’s annual celebration will NOT be held at …

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Shake Shack Coming to SXSW With Free Burgers, 2nd Shake Shack Location Announced for the Domain

In a partnership with NBC’s recently launched Late Night with Seth Meyers, Shake Shack have announced they’ll have  food truck open during SXSW which will giving out free burgers at the corner of 6th street and Red River. Currently a location is set to open on South Lamar in the …

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First Non-Stop Flight from Austin to London Occurs

Austin Bergstorm International Airport had it’s first non-stop flight today from London to Austin which marks the first country other than Mexico to have a non-stop flight from ABIA. British Airways Flight 191, a Boeing 787-8 Dreamliner, took off from Heathrow Airport about 1:10 p.m. London time for a scheduled 10-hour …

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Austin Makes Push for Major League Sports

XAN repots that the city of Austin is making a push to gain a major league sports team, specifically looking to the MLS for a possible soccer team. Austin is the largest city in the country without a major sports team. Naturally it seems a large reason for this is …

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Arctic Blast Hits Austin Again, More Sleet Expected

Freezing temperatures have returned to Austin for the fourth time this year even as it seemed that the cold air might be finally over as we begin March. Temperatures reached as low as 23 degrees in Austin this morning and the National Weather Service has issued a Winter Storm Warning …

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