The Soul legend is back in Austin tonight, bringing back some much needed groove. Al Green performs some of his timeless classics and some new from his latest album, Lay It Down (2008). Sharing some love about Austin in a recent interview to The Austin American Statesman, “I Like Austin and the feel of it, ” Green says.”Austin has it’s own soul.” That soul will be felt on the streets tonight with much love and much respect, Mr. Green. Performing tonight at a sold-out show at ACL Live at Moody Theater (310 Second St.) acl-live.com
Tonight at Stubbs, Feist will be headlining along with Timber Timbre. Later, catch a free aftershow inside with the sweet angelic voice of Dana Falconberry. After Feist’s breakthrough album in 2007, The Reminder, featuring hits such as “My Moon My Man” and 2.5 million copies later, she has reached a worldwide following. Doors at 7pm $35 Status is currently sold out. www.stubbsaustin.com
There will be much ‘Love in the Cantina’ tonight with Multi-instrumentalist and producer, Dave Madden bringing in his harmonious good vibes along with George Devore’s high energy and superb song writing skills to match. Also, mixing it up right with the grace and sweet jazz of Ginger Leigh. Tonight only at Flamingo Cantina (515 E. 6th St.) flamingocantina.com
Also in the Clubs:
Sage Francis at The Beauty Ballroom.
The Boxing Lesson (Vinyl Release) with The Hi-Tones, Purple and [paperthreat] at Hotel Vegas.
Austin Psych Fest Pre-Party with Indian Jewelry, Christain Bland and The Revelators, The Wolf and
more at Red 7.
Get up, Get out and Get to the music!!