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Fashion Forward

Austin Fashion Week continues with all-star Project Runway designs

By Jon Shapley

On Friday night, Austin Fashion Week continued with a high-profile Designer All Stars show highlighting some of fashion's biggest names.  Fashionistas gathered at the Austin Music Hall for the ...

SXSW Scenes

Australia's Laneway Festival rocks SXSW with signature day party at Holy Mountain

By Jon Shapley

Once again, Australia's Laneway Festival brought a talented lineup of promising acts to SXSW for a much anticipated daytime party. On Saturday, Holy Mountain provided the perfect backdrop for ...

Red Carpet

Red carpet selfies at the SXSW premiere of From Dusk Till Dawn: The Series

By Jon Shapley

The stars — and selfies — were out in full force on Saturday afternoon for the SXSW premiere of From Dusk Till Dawn: The Series. Director Robert Rodriguez was accompanied on the ...

FFF Day Two

FFF Fest Day 2 melts your face with Melt Banana, M.I.A, taco cannon, Ice-T and more

By Jon Shapley

The festivities at Auditorium Shores continued on Saturday, November 9 with performances by Melt Banana, M.I.A., Body Count, Ice-T, Geographer, the Descendents, Mat Hoffman's BMX extravaganza and ...

Day of the Dead, Austin Style

Austin celebrates Day of the Dead all weekend long, thanks to Halloween kickoff and glorious weather

By Jon Shapley

Day of the Dead celebrations traditionally take place over three days, and Austin took full advantage of the fact that this year they fell on a weekend — and a gorgeous ...

HAAMing It Up

Austin bands celebrate keeping local music alive and well

By Jon Shapley

The Health Alliance for Austin Musicians (HAAM) is essential to the lifeblood of Austin music. Since 2005, the nonprofit has provided affordable health care to local musicians who have the ...

Lively Music Scene

Austin's hippest band together for AMP's first-ever United We Jam music benefit

By Jon Shapley

Although Austin City Limits, Fun Fun Fun Fest and the dozen or so other festivals bring big-name musical acts to our local stages (remember when Paul McCartney came y'all ...

Dating Goes to the Dogs

Austin hotties go to highest bidders at Mohawk dating auction benefiting APA!

By Jon Shapley

Is there anything more fun than a dating auction? If you're an audience member, probably not. For participants, however, it can be a nerve-wracking experience riddled with insecurity. Luckily ...

Bike to BBQ

Cyclists take on the Tour de Meat, benefiting Ronald McDonald House

By Jon Shapley

Cyclists gathered in the early morning light on Saturday for the Bike to BBQ Tour de Meat ride. Riders began in Austin and rode through Pflugerville on a trek benefiting ...

In the News

Protestors rally at the Capitol as second special session begins

By Jon Shapley

Protestors on both sides of the abortion debate took to the Capitol on Monday, July 1 for a day of rallying and protesting. As the second special session of the ...

Run for It

11th annual Keep Austin Weird Festival and 5k celebrates the eccentric with Shiny Toy Guns

By Jon Shapley

Weirdos and sportsmen alike partied and raced at the 11th Annual Keep Austin Weird Festival and 5k featuring Shiny Toy Guns.

We're All Mad Here

Adventures in Wonderland: Blanton's B Scene celebrates Lewis Carroll's Alice in Wonderland

By Jon Shapley

It was a nonsensical night at Blanton Museum of Art's B Scene as the crowd celebrated the beloved work of Lewis Carroll's Alice in Wonderland. 

Rumble Rumble

Easy riders: ROT Rally takes Austin by storm with huge turnout

By Jon Shapley

Bikers took Austin by storm this weekend for the Republic of Texas (ROT) Biker Rally.

Igniting Passion

Leadership Austin honors excellence in the community at the Best Party Ever

By Jon Shapley

Leadership Austin held its 12th Annual Best Party Ever to celebrate the dedication and hard work of three outstanding leaders in the Austin community.

Xtreme Sports Jam

Rally 'round the Capitol: Austin's bid for The X Games

By Jon Shapley

Wednesday night skateboarders, BMXers and X-treme sports fans rallied at the Capitol in hopes of becoming the next city to host The X Games.

Chaos Photos

Chaos in Tejas in photos: Hardcore music descends upon Austin

By Jon Shapley

Hardcore music fans descended upon Austin May 31 through June 2 for punk and metal music festival, Chaos in Tejas.

Raw Denim

Traveller Denim Co. celebrates opening with official launch party

By Jon Shapley

Austin's only custom raw denim store, Traveller Denim Co. celebrated its opening at Saturday's launch party.

Giving Back

CharityBash Benefit Concert gathers young philanthropists in support of Groundworks Music Project

By Jon Shapley

Thursday night, Citizen Generation, The Live Vibe Collective and Deep Eddy joined forces to host the CharityBash Benefit Concert benefiting Groundwork Music Project.

Dine Happy

Happy Hemp private dinner features inventive bites from local chefs

By Jon Shapley

Happy Hemp is an Austin-based super food from founder Tara Miko Grayless. The seeds can elevate any meal to super-food status by adding a healthy dose of protein, fiber and ...

Golden Boots

Austin Fashion Week Awards turns the spotlight to the city's fashion elite

By Jon Shapley

Saturday night, designers and fashion lovers alike celebrated the rising stars and trailblazers of Austin's fashion industry at the Austin Fashion Week Awards. Innovation and glamour were on hand ...

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