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Did you witness the Venus transit? Over the last few days, Venus passed right in front of the sun. The planet was visible for nearly 7 hours (depending on where you live) as it made its track across the sky. According to the EarthSky.org , this is the last time the event will...
The highly-anticipated lineup for the 2012 Austin City Limits Music Festival has been released, and it brings to the Capital City a wealth of rockers, a few indie surprises, and a bevy of Rock and Roll Hall of Famers sure to bring big crowds. Set to take the stage are The Black...
Welcome to the first episode of Fast Foodies, we dive into the growing community of Austin's Food Trailers, getting to know the cooks, the patrons, and the signature dishes that make these can't-miss Capital City eateries. For our inaugural culinary adventure, we sat down with...
Last week our listeners selected the Vista Ridge High School Choir to represent Austin and sing on stage with Foreigner. Here’s a video of their performance at the Backyard: http://classroom.leanderisd.org/webs/vrhs.choir/home.htm
Last night, popular public radio program This American Life took to movie screens worldwide, with a simulcast screening that aired in theaters across 2 continents. The event featured performances from Tig Notaro, David Sedaris, David Rakoff, and one of our all-time favorites,...
A couple of weeks ago, I was unable to make the second bracket of the Munch Madness Taco Challenge from Austin Food Challenge (you can check out our coverage of the Austin Food & Wine Festival here , which happened the same weekend). Below is the updated bracket as well as...
There doesn't seem to be a Top 10 list these days that doesn't have Austin on it somewhere, but this might be our favorite. In a poll done recently by Men's Health Magazine , our fair city ranked #10 on the list of Porn Capitals of the US . Just how did the guys behind Men's...
The third annual Dog Day Afternoon was a huge success, and we want to share the love with you and your four-legged friends! Check out this recap video from the event!
For over 30 years, Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers have been making music that appeals to multi-generations of fans. And there were definitely many generations present at Saturday's packed show at the Frank Erwin Center. Check out photos from the show here !