Archive for January, 2012

January 1, 2012 1 comment

Austin Music – Weekly Gigs

Ginny’s Little Longhorn — 5434 Burnet Road

Best honky-tonk in Austin … no cover & cheap beer … Real country music – 9 to 1 Tuesday thru Saturday

Weekly Shows at Ginny’s – Conclusion Jumpers Tues – Wed (every 1st and 3rd) Alan Haynes (iconic Texas electric blues – see previous post above – Alvin Crow Thurs – subject to change any week —

Friday and Saturday feature different bands at 9 — Dale Watson & Chicken Shit Bingo Sunday at 4pm (other band takes his place when Dale is on the road) <update Feb 2012 – Dale Watson will return to Austin mid-May after performing in a Theater Show (music by John Mellencamp) in Atlanta, Georgia>

Other Weekly Gigs

Brennen Leigh at Evangeline Café Tuesday 6

Redd Volkaert at Continental Club Saturday 3

Heybale (Redd’s big band) at Continental Club Sunday 10

Tony Harrison (Real Texas Western Swing Big Band) at Broken Spoke Thursday 6 to 8

LeAnn Atherton at Maria’s Taco Express Friday 7

Jon Dee Graham (10:30) and James McMurtry (midnight) at Continental Club Wednesday

Toni Price Hippie Happy Hour at Continental Club Tuesday 6:30

The Nortons at Saxon Pub Wednesday 6:30

Dale Watson at Continental Club Monday 10

Earle Poole Ball and Cosmic Americans at Saxon Pub Friday 6:00

Will Sexton, Stephen Doster & Bill Carter at Z’Tejas restaurant Wednesday 6:00

Junior Brown and Tanya Rae at Continental Sunday at 7

Threadgill’s South and North locations have great music most every evening.

Special Shows

Friday’s at All Saints’ Episcopal Church

Show Schedule List and Link … to come

Austin Chronicle and individual website/facebook of Austin musicians have complete show listings