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Austin, TX, United States

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Recent articles by Peter:

Willie's got a new green: Fourth of July Picnic is back in the saddle again, at Q2 Stadium

After a two-year pandemic absence, Willie Nelson's Fourth of July Picnic is back with a move to Q2 Stadium, home to Austin's soccer team. → Read More

Willie Nelson's Picnic moves to Q2 Stadium, plus Antone's anniversary shows and more music

Our live music picks for June 30-July 6 include Willie Nelson's Fourth of July Picnic, Antone's 47th-anniversary shows, Fleet Foxes and more. → Read More

Sheryl Crow and Joe Ely are this year's Austin City Limits Hall of Fame inductees

Nine-time Grammy winner Sheryl Crow and legendary Texas artist Joe Ely will be this year's inductees into the Austin City Limits Hall of Fame. → Read More

Moody Center becomes 'such a lovely place' as Eagles play 'Hotel California' in full

The Eagles, with Vince Gill, played all of "Hotel California" and more hits in a 3-hour show Thursday at Austin's Moody Center. They play again Friday. → Read More

New 'Austin City Limits' tapings: Brandi Carlile, Lucius and more, plus a major milestone

Brandi Carlile, The Weather Station, Lucius and Parker McCollum will tape "Austin City Limits" in June and July. The show's 1000th taping is Wednesday. → Read More

Gary Clark Jr. finds the soul of Austin at the Paramount Theatre's 107th-anniversary gala

Grammy-winning Austin guitarist Gary Clark Jr. was the headliner of the Paramount Theatre's 107th-anniversary gala on Saturday. → Read More

Musician Walter Hyatt died 26 years ago this week. A new video sheds light on his legacy

A 25-minute video, never shown in public before, remembers former Austin musician Walter Hyatt, who died 26 years ago this week. → Read More

Hello, 1990s: Smashing Pumpkins, Jane's Addiction team up for tour coming to Moody Center

Prominent 1990s bands Smashing Pumpkins and Jane's Addiction team for a tour that includes an Oct. 5 concert at Moody Center right before ACL Fest. → Read More

5 Latin music shows to celebrate Cinco de Mayo in Austin, including cumbia nights

Cinco de Mayo celebrations in Austin include Lisa Morales and others at 04 Center, Santiago Jimenez Jr.'s record release show at Antone's and more. → Read More

Michael Bublé coming to Moody Center after canceling last Austin show over COVID-19 rules

Canadian singer Michael Bublé has booked a Sept. 14 concert at the new Moody Center, after canceling an Erwin Center last year over COVID-19 rules. → Read More

Top-selling Colombian artist Karol G to play UT's Moody Center in October

Chart-topping Latin/reggaeton musician Karol G will perform at the University of Texas' new Moody Center in October, the venue announced Monday. → Read More

Here's what you need to know about UT's new Moody Center in Austin

The University of Texas' new Moody Center arena opens this week with concerts by John Mayer and Bon Jovi. Here's what to expect if you attend. → Read More

For third show in two years, Diana Ross comes out to Austin, shouts out to teen fan

Pop music icon Diana Ross served up 80 minutes of hits from her Supremes heyday and solo career on Saturday at Germania Insurance Amphitheater. → Read More

Sing one for Sister Bobbie: Willie Nelson's Luck Reunion returns in grand style

The annual Luck Reunion at Willie Nelson's ranch near Austin returned Thursday after missing two years amid the pandemic, with Jason Isbell and more. → Read More

This might trip you out big time: The Wisdome wows SXSW-goes with visuals, music, more

The Wisdome, a South by Southwest installation based on an immersive entertainment theme park in Los Angeles, is presenting some eye-popping visuals. → Read More

Ray Benson celebrates 71 years with birthday-bash fundraiser for HAAM

Ray Benson marked his birthday with a Health Alliance for Austin Musicians fundraiser that featured sets by Asleep at the Wheel, Sir Woman and more. → Read More

'Thank you for listening': Spoon plays hometown show at Antone's during SXSW 2022

Indie rock band Spoon, native to Austin, performed songs from its new album "Lucifer on the Sofa" and older material at Antone's on Saturday. → Read More

Foo Fighters lead a stacked 'Austin City Limits' taping lineup this spring

Foo Fighters, Arlo Parks, Japanese Breakfast and Cimafunk will tape new episodes of the PBS TV show "Austin City Limits" in April and May. → Read More

Health Alliance for Austin Musicians gets its 'first-ever permanent home' in South Austin

The Health Alliance for Austin Musicians has purchased a 7,134-square-foot office at 3036 S. First St. The nonprofit plans to move in later this year. → Read More

Terry Allen, Ruthie Foster, Gladys Knight and more live music in Austin

Live music options in Austin Feb. 17-23 include Terry Allen, Ruthie Foster, Gladys Knight, and benefits for SIMS Foundation and the Muny Conservancy. → Read More