Music Scene in
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Home to nearly 800,000 people in central Texas, the city of Austin is not only the state capital for Texas, but has also garnered the nickname ‘Live Music Capital of the World’ because of its vibrant and diverse music scene. Austintexas.org says that more than 1900 bands and artists play regularly in live venues around the city. ‘Austin City Limits’ has been broadcasting concerts on PBS since 1976, and the four-day music festival South By Southwest (SXSW) has become one of the most famous music festivals in the nation, with over 2000 bands converging on Austin to play on more than 90 stages. While a wide range of genres is represented in Austin’s music scene, the town is becoming known for its indie-rock in particular. Notable bands and musicians with ties to Austin include Stevie Ray Vaughan, Janis Joplin, Patti Griffin, Shawn Colvin, Ciara, Spoon, Blue October, Ben Kweller, and many others.
A number of quality recording studios make their home in Austin to keep up with the extremely busy music scene. Whether your interest is in recording, producing, mixing or mastering, you’ll find plenty to keep you busy in Austin.