Local Music Spotlight – 1/11-1/17



Guitar great Eric Gales at Antone’s

Harvest Thieves at Hotel Vegas

Los Coast play at C-Boy’s Heart & Soul

Dale Watson & His Lone Stars at the Highball



Will Courtney and the Wild Bunch at the Buzz Mill

Pink Floyd Laser Spectacular at Emo’s

Lolita Lynne plays a record release show at Barracuda

Asleep at the Wheel plays a 6 PM show at the Broken Spoke

Hard Proof and Tomar and the FC’s make a good double bill at Antone’s

Poi Dog Pondering and Abra Moore at the 3Ten at ACL Live (three nights)

Josh Ritter & The Royal City Band at ACL Live at the Moody Theater



And You Will Know Us by the Trail of Dead at Beerland

SIMS Benefit show with The Rotten Mangos at The Electric Church

Polyrhythmics at the Mohawk

Mike Flanigin Trio with Jimmie Vaughan at C-Boy’s Heart and Soul

Milky Chance headlines Emo’s

Money Chicha at the Continental Club

Paul Oakenfold at Kingdom Nightclub

The Alejandro Escovedo Band at ACL Live at the Moody Theater

Terry Allen & The Panhandle Mystery Band at the Paramount Theater



Minor Mishap Marching Band at the Sahara Lounge

Dale Watson & His Lone Stars at C-Boy’s Heart and Soul – 3:30 PM

Black Label Society and Corrosion of Conformity head up a heavy show at Emo’s



Destroyer plays the outdoor stage at the Mohawk

Lazy Lester at Antone’s (two nights)

Church on Monday with Elias Haslanger



Suspirians headline “Ladies Night” at the Volstead Lounge

Jeffrey Lewis and Folk Uke play Beerland



Tremble Out at Beerland

Motel Radio headlines a three band bill at Stubb’s

Wood & Wire at the Long Center Rollins Studio Theater

Croy & the Boys at the White Horse


About Tom Gimbel:

Thomas Gimbel – General Manager – Austin City Limits

Tom Gimbel is the General Manager of the KLRU television show – Austin City Limits and the CEO of Austin City Limits Enterprises, LLC. Austin City Limits is the longest running music show in American television history, the only television program ever awarded the National Medal of the Arts, a certified Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Landmark, and in 2012 the recipient of an institutional Peabody Award celebrating “37 years of excellence in television.”

Prior to joining Austin City Limits in early 2011, Gimbel’s twenty-plus year music industry career has included roles in independent marketing, indie and major record labels, and artist management. From 1995 – 2005, Gimbel held senior executive positions with Arista Records where he guided successful campaigns for Grammy Award winning and multi-platinum sales certified artists such as Santana, Outkast, Pink, Dido, Whitney Houston, and Sarah McLachlan. In 2005, Gimbel founded and served as President of High Wire Music Management, an independent management, label services, and music distribution company with a roster of more than 30 client artists. Gimbel also founded and served as CEO of Clatterhead, Inc., a social media advertising and marketing company. He has served as an artist manager representing the legendary underground musician and artist Daniel Johnston for more than 20 years.

Kristina Killingsworth

January 11th, 2018

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