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FREE DAY PARTY! OPEN TO THE PUBLIC!
KG Music Press and Carolina Chickadee Presents: Grand Ole Austin 2016! Our 4th annual day party held at Maria’s Taco Xpress on Thursday, March 17th from noon-9pm
Corb Lund, Caleb Caudle, Mike Stinson Band, Brian Whelan, Jeff Crosby, Jason James, Jon Dee Graham, The Surreal McCoys, The Statesboro Revue, Beth Lee and the Breakups and more to be confirmed!
Established in 2013, The Grand Ole Austin is held at local beloved restaurant and live music venue, Maria’s Taco Xpress. Held as a day party during the SXSW music conference, the “GOA” brings in lovers of Americana and Country music from all across the globe, filling Maria’s to its 300 capacity seating. This year’s party will be held Thursday, March 17th from Noon-9pm.
Past Acts: John Moreland/Andrew Combs/ The Carper Family/ Otis Gibbs/ShinyRibs/ Brennen Leigh and Noel McKay/ The Howlin’ Brothers/ Blackie and the Rodeo Kings/Jane Lee Hooker/The Bluebonnets/Chuck Prophet & The Mission Express/Rod Melancon/ Kevin Gordon/ Jon Byrd / Mike Stinson/ Jesse and Noah/ Ronee Blakley (star of Altman’s Nashville)/ Ted Russell Kamp/ Mike and the Moonpies/ John Evans Band/Dave Olney and Sergio Webb/ Arty Hill/ Randy Weeks/ Anne McCue and Amelia White/Wagoneers/ Nocona/ Hilary Scott/ Charlie Faye/ Grant Langston/Jesse Jay Harris/Ramsay Midwood/Joe Fletcher/Brian Whelan/Pi Jacobs/Grant Langston and the Supermodels/Ben ReddellChris Shiflett (Foo Fighters) and the Dead Peasants/
Carolina Chickadee Presents was established in 2010 by music supporter and self-proclaimed dot-connector, Julie Richmond, as a vehicle to present local and traveling songwriting talent in her Los Angeles based Melody In The Round songwriter series. Past projects include booking musical acts for the Los Angeles roots music series Grand Ole Echo, as well as hosting a weekly roots music night in her local music scene of Echo Park (Los Angeles). An ongoing champion for live music, the now Austin native’s projects include booking and project management for Houston songwriter Mike Stinson, providing booking and tour support for her favorite traveling artists, and curating and co-present the annual SXSW showcase ‘Grand Ole Austin’.
KG Music Press was established by music lover and advocate, Kim Grant in 2008 and is headquartered in Los Angeles, CA. It is a boutique public relations company focused on the industry of music and founded on the values of reliability, integrity, entrepreneurial spirit and mutual benefits.