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Fall Arts Preview

90 days of music: The best fall music to hear and see

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SEPTEMBER
28: Bombasta, Las Cafeteras (L.A.), Los Nahuatlatos at the official grand opening of the new Boneshakers ($6, 9pm, 306 Austin, boneshakersonline.com).

OCTOBER
1: The Dirty Clergy at Nightrocker (605 San Pedro, 210/265-3573, more info in Sound and Fury blog at blogs.sacurrent.com).
3: Circa Survive at Sunset Station.
6: Alternate Universe Music Festival at the Alamodome with The Wallflowers, Girl in a Coma, Ghostland Observatory, The Joy Formidable, Wavves, Nobody Beats the Drum, and Education (ticketmaster.com). And Mrs. Howl fan appreciation party at Martini Ranch with Static Mind, Langton Drive, Bite Lip Bleed, and Ledaswan.
7: The Heroine, Memory of a Melody, and more at Sunken Garden Amphitheatre.
12: Grouplove at Josabi's.
13: Queensryche, Michael Schenker, Dokken at Sunken Garden Amphitheatre.
14: Antibalas and Brownout at Échale Latin Estyles at the Pearl. (free)
20: Texas Tornados at AT&T Center.
21: ZZ Top at Majestic.

NOVEMBER
2: Carla Morrison and La Santa Cecilia at Échale Latin Estyles at the Pearl.
10: Taj Mahal at Gruene Hall.
15: Deftones at Sunken Garden.
16: Eddie Vedder at Lila Cockrell and Social Distortion at Backstage Live.
17: The Wailers at the Korova.
21: Matisyahu at Backstage Live.
27: Steve Winwood at Majestic.
30: Rush at AT&T Center.

WORTH DRIVING FOR

The festivals you can't miss, and other shows that will feed your love-hate relationship with Austin

OCTOBER 12-14
Austin City Limits
Red Hot Chili Peppers, Florence + The Machine, Neil Young, Iggy & The Stooges, The Roots, and dozens more. (aclfestival.com)

NOVEMBER 2-4
Fun Fun Fun Fest
Santigold, X (yes, that X, "Los Angeles" included), Public Image Ltd. (led by John Lydon, aka Johnny Rotten), the reunion of Run-DMC, and dozens more (funfunfunfest.com)

ACL Live at the Moody Theater
Oct: Bonnie Raitt with Randall Bramblett (3), Pat Metheny Unity Band (4), Erykah Badu (11), Melissa Etheridge (12), Prince Royce (13), Jack White (ACLTV taping on the 14th, acltv.com/upcoming-tapings), Norah Jones (19).
Nov: Los Lonely Boys (8), Juanes (16), Lupe Fiasco (17), The Wallflowers (18) (acl-live.com)

BLUES ON THE RIVER
Gary Clark Jr.
The hottest bluesman alive comes back to SA days before the release of Blak and Blu, his first full-length album, out October 23. $25, 7pm Thu, Oct 11, Arneson River Theater, 418 Villita, prekindle.com

Fall Arts Guide
  • Fall Arts Preview: Classical & Chamber Music Musical Bridges Around the World October 7: "Fusion of the Worlds" MBAW's eclectic new season opens with a concert featuring Galician bagpiper Cristina Pato (a member of Yo Yo Ma's Silk Road Ensemble) along with Victor Prieto on accordion, John Hadfiel | 9/26/2012
  • Fall Arts Preview: Festivals, food, drink & outdoor fun Oktoberfest. One of the most popular expressions of German kultur is Oktoberfest, a two-week long party filled with beer, polkas, and piles of food. Founded in... | 9/26/2012
  • Fall Arts Preview: Performance PERFORMANCE, DANCE, & MORE. Ballet San Antonio 2012-2013 Season. October 26-28: Dracula. Ballet San Antonio leaps from the depths of Transylvania to the... | 9/26/2012
  • Fall Arts Preview: Theater Cadillac Broadway in San Antonio 2012-2013 Season, October 23-28: Catch Me If You Can. Cadillac brings the magic of Broadway back to the Majestic with... | 9/26/2012
  • Fall Arts Preview: Theater Cadillac Broadway in San Antonio 2012-2013 Season, October 23-28: Catch Me If You Can. Cadillac brings the magic of Broadway back to the Majestic with... | 9/26/2012
  • 90 days of music: Fall CD Releases SEPTEMBER 25: Mumford and Sons, No Doubt, Deadmau5, Chris James, Cypress Hill, and a collaboration between Yoko Ono and Sonic Youth's Thurston Moore and... | 9/26/2012
  • 90 days of music: The best fall music to hear and see SEPTEMBER 28: Bombasta, Las Cafeteras (L.A.), Los Nahuatlatos at the official grand opening of the new Boneshakers... | 9/26/2012
  • Three recommended films confirmed for San Antonio October 5: Chicken with Plums. An imported delicacy that, though marinated in weltschmerz, manages to be more savory than cloying. From Marjane Satrapi and... | 9/26/2012
  • Movies that will (or should) come to SA this fall Typically, the movies opening in San Antonio have already opened elsewhere first, thanks to that strange studio policy that mistakes our fair city... | 9/26/2012
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