“Chimpanzee.” A baby chimp makes an ally in Africa. G, 78 min.
“Last Days Here.” The story of the Pentagram lead singer Bobby Liebling. Showing only at Alamo South. NR 91 min.
“The Lucky One.” A marine meets a woman whose photograph helped him get through his third day of tour in Iraq. PG-13. 101 min.
“Marley.” The story of Bob Marley. PG-13. 142 min.
“Think Like A Man.” Four men use an advice book to teach the women in their lives a lesson. PG-13. 120 min.
“Pocket Full of Soul” screening featuring the late Gary Primich at 4pm at the Wyndham Garden Hotel (I-35 and Woodward).
Austin Reggae Festival
Nothing brings the spring time like a little yearly dose of the Austin Reggae Festival. Featuring The Contrabandits, Tin Can Phone, New Kingston, Dubtonic Kru, El Tule plus many others. Gates open 11am Friday, Saturday and Sunday. $15/day or $35 for a 3-day pass. austinreggaefest.com
Old Settlers Music Festival 25th Anniversary Show
Opening Thursday April 19th Continuing through Saturday with a full line up of Roots and Americana Music. Check website for a full list of ticket options. oldsettlersmusicfest.org/tickets/
Amos Lee, Railroad Earth, Lissie, Psychograss, James McMurtry, Steep Canyon Rangers, Ha Ha Tonka, The Wheeler Brothers, Pine Leaf Boys, Frank Solivan & Dirty Kitchen, Youth Competition Winner Grace London
Iron & Wine, JJ Grey & Mofro, Doyle Lawson & Quicksilver, Bob Schneider, Sarah Jarosz, Jason Isbell & the 400 Unit, Gaelic Storm, Marshall Crenshaw, The Bottle Rockets, Dale Ann Bradley, Audie Blaylock & Redline, Flounders without Eyes, The Blue Hit, Psychograss (Darol Anger, Mike Marshall, Tony Trischka, David Grier, Todd Phillips), New Country Rehab, Greensky Bluegrass
Sam Baker, Eilen Jewell, New Country Rehab, Greensky Bluegrass, Doyle Lawson & Quicksilver
No Future at Skinny’s Ballroom
Check One playing at 6:30 at the Twin Creek Country Club in Cedar Park- family friendly event with all you can eat crawfish plus all the fixins’.
The Ugly Beats, The Golden Boys at Hotel Las Vegas,
Umphrey’s Mcgee at Stubbs
Frank Smith, Mike and the Moonpies, The Dalles, Mission Dorado at The Hole in the Wall.
“We Walk the Line:” A celebration of the music of Johnny Cash with a star studded lineup including at ACL LIVE: Willie Nelson, Kris Kristofferson, Shelby Lynne, Ronnie Dunn, Sam Beam, Pat Monahan, Buddy Miller, Amy Lee, Lucinda Williams, Jamey Johnson, Shooter Jennings, Rhett Miller, Andy Grammer, Carolina Chocolate Drops, Brandi Carlile, Shelby Lynne, Pat Monahan and a guest appearance of Matthew Mcconaughey.
Also, a tribute to the late blues singer/harmonica player Gary Primich, in-store performance at Waterloo Records at 5pm featuring many of Gary’s musical friends including: Omar Kent Dykes on vocals and guitar, Wes Starr on drums, Randy Glines on bass (who used to be Gary’s bassist) and Ted Roddy on harp. The CD tribute, Just a Little More…with Omar Dykes was release on April 17 , on Old Pal Records, with distribution through CD Baby.
Kirko Bangz, LoveRance and others at 102.3 The BEAT’s Car, Truck and Bike Show at the North Austin Events Center.
Willie Nelson at the Backyard
Garbage at La Zona Rosa
Motion Planet bringing out the big amps opening for Dull Knife Records’ The Household and Chicago’s Filligar- 9pm all ages show
Belaire LP release at 29th st. Ballroom
The Sword at Emo’s East
Curren$y at the Mohawk
East Cameron Folklore at Club Deville
Dax Riggs at Red 7
Joe Pug at the Parish
Dubtronic Kru at Flamingo Cantina
These Are The Words at Hole in the Wall
The Moonhangers at Skinny’s Ballroom.
Shabazz Palaces with Ishmal Butler (Digable Planets) at The Mohawk
Fit for a King, Against The Archaic, Beyond Vessels, Affiance, Arise the Empire, Annie get your Gun at Red 7
James Bullard, Burning Avalanche, Under the Sun at the Hole in the Wall
Free live tribute show for the late Gary Primich at Continental Club from 2-6pm.