Austin Concerts This Week (8/25 -8/31)

There are a ton of shows going on this week, we almost don't even know where to begin but we know for sure that tonight can't be missed. We will be covering the My Morning Jacket taping for Austin City Limits tonight and have a full recap tomorrow. After that we will be heading out to Beauty Bar for Back To School Alright! We also have shows by some of our favorite locals during the week including Haunting Oboe Music and The Black and White Years. It's going to be a good week.

Here are our recommendations for the week.

Monday (8/25)

  • Back To School Alright! with Belaire, AM Syndicate, Future Clouds and Radar, Peel, The White White Lights, Sad Accordions, DJ sets by The Saturday Night Matador, DJ Scorpio, Murder Monkeys at the Beauty Bar
  • My Morning Jacket - Austin City Limits (Taping)
Tuesday (8/26)
  • Pompeii, Gazelles, Wine and Revolution at the Mohawk
  • Lady Pterodactyl, Strange Powers, Univac at the Scoot Inn
Wednesday (8/27)
  • Oxford Collapse, Love as Laughter at the Mohawk (outside stage)
  • 101X Homegrown Live with Frontier Brothers, The Boxing Lesson, Living Better Electrically at Emo's Lounge
  • Meg & Dia, Jonzetta, Danger Radio, Dropping Daylight at Emo's
  • Benko (CD release), Loudest Boom Ba Yea at the Mohawk (inside stage)

Thursday (8/28)
  • Haunting Oboe Music, Prom Nite, Prayer for Animals, Transmography at Emo's(inside stage)
  • Zest of Yore (CD release), The Little Gentlemen, Sad Like Crazy, Go Action Team at Emo's Lounge
  • Til We're Blue or Destroy, The Onlys at the Beauty Bar
Friday (8/29)
Saturday (8/30)
  • The Black and While Years at Stubb's
  • KVRX Back to School Blowout with T-Bird and the Breaks, {{{Sunset}}}, Low Red Center, Transmography, Ringo Deathstarr, Death is Not a Joyride at Emo's (both stages)
  • Candy & Cigarettes Zine Release Party #2 with Learning Secrets, A Faulty Chromosome, Lady Pterodactyl, International Waters at Club Deville

Sunday (8/31)
  • Ben Harper & The Innocent Criminals at Congress and 11th (free with Human Race registration)
  • Consider the Source, By A Long Shot, The Last Starfighter, Senseless, Giant Steps at Red 7
My Morning Jacket - Evil Urges (mp3)
The Black And White Years - Power To Change-mp3
Car Stereo (Wars)-Ghostface Observatory(mp3)