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Sunday music picks: Ringo Deathstarr, Agent Orange

Ringo Deathstarr at Hotel Vegas. The shoegazey trio just wrapped up recording a new album and they’re taking their hazy, melodic swirls on the road for an extensive tour that puts them out of town for most of the summer. 125 more words

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Saturday music picks: Plaidstock, Kerrville Folk Festival

“Plaidstock” at Hole in the Wall. Punk rock in Austin just wouldn’t be the same without Davy Jones, who arrived on the scene 30-odd years ago and soon became ingrained in the city’s cultural underground. 243 more words

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Friday music picks: Jackie Venson, Arturo Sandoval

Jackie Venson at One-2-One Bar. Local superstar Gary Clark Jr. is carrying the torch of Austin’s electric blues legacy, but Jackie Venson is gaining speed, ready for the hand off. 226 more words

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Thursday music picks: Earl Sweatshirt, Kerrville Folk Festival

Earl Sweatshirt at Emo’s. At SXSW, hundreds crowded the streets outside the Pandora Discovery Den trying to get in for the Odd Future alum’s appearance. His new album is called “I Don’t Like (expletive). 292 more words

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Wednesday music picks: Toro y Moi, Kamelot

Toro y Moi at Emo’s. Master of emotional chillwave tunes, Chaz Bundwick takes a more upbeat turn on his new release “What For” that owes as much to funky ‘70s rock as it does to fuzzy synthesizer symphonies of the aughts. 107 more words

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Tuesday music picks: The Eagles, Built to Spill

The Eagles at the Erwin Center. The classic 1970s country-rockers have been touring their “History of the Eagles” show for nearly two years, since the release of the documentary of the same name in 2013. 157 more words

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Monday music picks: Christine Albert, Hot Nut Riveters

Mystery Monday at El Mercado. The spacious new back room at El Mercado is a terrific spot for live music. This weekly show remains the main event, though a slew of South by Southwest shows suggested greater possibilities. 105 more words

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