Empire Control Room & Garage
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604 E. Seventh St.
Austin, TX 78701
MARMALAKES is a rock band from Austin, TX. Dynamic and lyrically-attentive, their songs carry folk-pop sensibilities. Since 2008, they've released 3 EPs and a 7-inch. They have played with Shearwater, Sondre Lerche and Black Taxi and have sold out venues such as Rockwood Music Hall, The Parish and The Mohawk Austin.
Combining the setup of a traditional four-piece rock band with the digitized sounds of a hacked 1985 Nintendo game system, Anamanaguchi are an innovative chiptune punk band from New York. Influenced by both the mainstream pop of Weezer and the Beach Boys, and the old-skool NES games Super Mario Brothers, Zelda, and Megaman, the group consists of lead vocalist Peter Berkman, bassist James DeVito, guitarist Ary Warnaar, and drummer Luke Silas....
Underground beat maestro Anthony Simon, better known as Blockhead, first lent his production hands in the mid-'90s to then up-and-coming MC Aesop Rock, who rose to indie rap prominence during the 2000s....
Every 3rd Wednesday at Barcelona. Dirty, grimey, filthy beat music for the brain. Special guests every month alongside founder and residents HOBO D, KID SLYCE, BOOMBAPTIST, and 4TH WALL.
"I make music to make your booty bounce." Short and succinct, straight from his own Bio. Sweater Beats is signed to label HW&W Recordings, alongside the likes of Ta-ku and Kaytranada and as such, is on another level....
Starting out at the early age of 14, SPINN already had his mind set on future goals when it came to music. Whether writing, dj'ing, dancing or producing SPINN always stayed on top of his game. In 1997, while dancing with Chicago's infamous "House-O-Matics", Spinn gained a honorable rep dj'ing for one of Chicago's number 1 dance groups....
Lafa Taylor, a world traveler based in Eugene, Oregon, is an up and coming Northwestern emcee/producer. Producing all his own music on his own label, Make Music, he creates a complex sound with intelligent lyrics....
British rap trio Gamma formed around a pair of Birmingham MCs, Juice Aleem and Blackitude (aka Ebu). The two were down in London for a rap battle when they met Lord Redeem, a native of the capital who had also spent time in Texas while growing up....
Austin, TX duo RUN DMT’s sound is a reflection of a torrid love affair with heavy basslines, thunderous beats, and haunting melodies. Forming in the summer of 2010, RUN DMT decided to take the approach of no-holds-barred heavy bass music without borders, touching on Dubstep, Drumstep, Moombahton, UK Funky, atmospheric Downtempo and more....
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|09/20||1:00 pm||Weekender Austin: Marmalakes, ishi, Holiday Mountain, Walker Lukens & the Side Arms, Pure X, Ruby Jane, Taft, Little Lo|
|8:00 pm||Weekender Austin: Anamanaguchi, DJ Sliink, Antwon, Doja Cat|
|9:00 pm||Blockhead, Elaquent, Yppah, Applied Pressure|
|09/21||7:00 pm||Kode9, DJ Spinn, Scratcha DVA, Mad Classy|
|7:00 pm||Weekender Austin: Baths, Sweater Beats, Spazzkid|
|09/23||7:00 pm||HAAM Benefit Day: Captain of the A.M., Hilary Kuhlmey|
|09/24||10:00 pm||The Thing Presents: Lafa Taylor|
|09/25||7:00 pm||A Night of Comedy and Hip-hop|
|9:00 pm||RUN DMT, Gamma, Pagame|
|10/02||8:30 pm||Ty Dolla Sign|
|10/25||9:00 pm||Mansions on the Moon at Empire Control Room (Patio) Oct. 25th, 2014|
|11/15||9:00 pm||Govinda W/ Living Light + Art Bazaar & Gallery || Sat. Nov. 15 Th|
|11/20||6:30 pm||Attila Crown the Empire Like Moths To Flame & Sworn In|
|11/22||9:00 pm||Minnesota + G Jones + Jackal || Thanksgiving Breakout Party & After Party|