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7 Best BBQ Places With No Wait and Open at Night

Franklin BBQ definitely changed the BBQ food game in Austin creating a renaissance of the food since 2009 offering melt-in-your mouth BBQ that one previously had to travel to outside the city limits for. Unfortunately, the name has also become synonymous with excruciating wait times, and an overall tourist trap. No one should …

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The Top 10 Spoon Songs & a Band Retrospective

Yesterday Spoon released their eighth LP, They Want My Soul, and it’s no surprise that Spoon is the most critically praised band of the 2000’s with the highest metacritic score yet. Spoon of course started in Austin and Britt Daniel is from Temple, Texas not far outside Austin. Check out …

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Mix, Dance, and Listen at Subspace ATX: Two DJs Open Underground Electronic Venue

If you plan on seeking an alternative to the downtown electronic music scene, there is hope on the north side of Austin and potentially an emblem of growth and music appreciation. While the bar-hopping culture of our city influences a channel-surfing logic among patrons, Subspace ATX-located in Windsor Park-wishes to …

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Six Best Places to do Yoga in Austin

In Austin, if you go outside, spin around in a circle with your eyes closed, and then throw a rock, there is a good chance that you will hit a yoga studio. Austin loves yoga. And why shouldn’t they? It’s one of the fastest growing group fitness activities in the …

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Review: Midnight Masses Light It Up at Hotel Vegas

Beginning originally in 2008, Midnight Masses, started by Autry Fulbright and Jason Reece of Trail of Dead, have come back from a long hiatus after the release of their LP Departures and with their latest live incarnation featuring a 4 piece (and no longer Reece on drums). Last Thursday they …

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Top 15 Trail of Dead Songs

You might know them, and you should know them, and apparently you will know them. …And You Will Know Us By the Trail of Dead have been in Austin for 20 years now and are soon to put out their 9th album in just another month (of which we’ll be …

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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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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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