The Jazzhaus, April 1
Invite all your friends to join in celebrating Jazzhaus’s 35 year anniversary! The music will be live and the spirits will be high.
The Bottleneck, April 1
You can expect to be inspired after watching The Color Morale live. They pour their heart and soul into their live sets, and have a mission of providing encouragement to their fans.
The Granada, April 4
If you’re a Wu-Tang Clan fan then you won’t want to miss member Ghostface Killah’s performance at the Granada. He is featured on a single that was just released by Hanz On this month, so things are as fresh as ever for the Staten Island rapper.
The Granada, April 7
It makes sense that a band from Unicorn, California would describe their sound as “psychedelic filling in a folk blues pie.” Chris Robinson Brotherhood will give you an easy-going night of blues.
The Bottleneck, April 7
If you’re looking for a feel-good show, this is it. Andy Frasco vibes are “party blues with a touch of barefoot boogie.” That sounds like one groovy Friday night!
The Granada, April 8
This 2000s rock band is on their 15th Anniversary Tour, so you know you’ll get to hear all the classics like “I’m Just A Kid,” “Perfect,” and “Untitled.” Definite throwback material!
Lucia Beer Garden + Grill, April 8
It’s a party every time Son Venezuela takes the stage, so come prepared to dance! The local Latin band plays a mix of salsa, merengue and Caribbean styles.
The Granada, April 13
If you enjoy when the beat drops at a techno dance party, then the Bear Grillz “Void” Tour is the concert for you. And how can you resist the name of special guest “Midnight Tyrannosaurus?”
The Bottleneck, April 13
Ever been to an electronic hydro funk show? SunSquabi might be next on your list. CloudChord will round out the night with his live guitar and electronica.
Jackpot Music Hall, April 16
Join dubstep protégé, Sepia, all the way from Bristol, England for the only Midwest show on his debut USA tour. He’s leaving a mark in the UK with his unique style and bass-heavy tunes.
The Lied Center, April 19
Grab your flip flops and your throwback vibes because the boys are coming to town! After 50 years, the Beach Boys are still going strong and will be performing the music that fans still love today.
The Bottleneck, April 19
The 2017 Austin Music Awards “Band of the Year”, Calliope Musicals, aims to “swallow listeners and spit them out as happier versions of their former selves.” Join the cheerful psychedelic party folk band for a high-energy performance.
Replay Lounge, April 20
It’s a “Four-Headed Thursday” at the Replay Lounge, and that means four local bands are performing. Gnarly Davidson, Stone Grower, The Black Hand, and Bloom will rock the stage.
The Granada, April 23
Mayday Parade is on their 10 year anniversary tour and if your desire to rock out with them was never fulfilled as an angsty teen, now is your chance! They are sure to play favorites like “Terrible Things,” “Miserable at Best,” and “Jersey.”
The Bottleneck, April 28
Watch (or compete against) top local air guitarists as they shred for a chance to qualify for the Air Guitar National Championships! A panel of celebrity judges will choose two winners who will move on to the next round, and a shot at the Air Guitar World Championships in Finland. (No guitars allowed!)
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