Weekly Wooot -- Sunset


Yet another packed week of shows with the previously profiled Caribou at Regency Ballroom Tuesday, the previously profiled Glass Candy at Rickshaw Stop Thursday and droney psych act Moon Duo at Amnesia Sunday.

Our featured act this week, however, is epicsauce presents alum Sunset. Featuring Austin's prolific Bill Baird and a rotating cast of musicians, Sunset makes haunting lo-fi pop inline with the singer-songwriter tradition. While the band caught our attention with their shocking four full-lengths in less than three years, it is their most recent release Loveshines But The Moon Is Shining Too and accompanying single "Loveshines II" that are poised to really put them on the map -- this is a downright beautiful album, well worth the meager $5 the band is requesting per download. Sunset plays The Rumble at Cafe Du Nord Wednesday night alongside fellow Austin natives White White Lights and Dana Falconberry. The show is free with RSVP.

Plenty of other show options this week including indie elite Guided By Voices at The Warfield Tuesday, The Fresh & Onlys' frontman Tim Cohen at Makeout Room Wednesday and kraut-inspired locals Rangers at Hemlock Sunday.

Monday, October 4th
So Cow, The Wrong Words, Neighbors @ Hemlock $7
Pigeon John, DJ Abilities, Dark Time Sunshine @ Cafe Du Nord $10
Casey Chisholm, Social Espionage, Obeah @ Mama Buzz
The Clean, Barbara Manning @ Independent $18

Tuesday, October 5th
High Castle, Zulus, Scumby @ Hemlock $6
Casiokids, Elissa P, Pixel Memory @ Bottom of the Hill $10
Guided By Voices, Times New Viking @ Warfield
CocoRosie, Bus Driver @ Regency Ballroom $23
Dead Meadow, Assemble Head In Sunburst Sound, 1776 @ Great American Music Hall $15
Broken Bells, Nik Freitas @ Fox Theater $30

Wednesday, October 6th
Fences, The Head and the Heart, Winter's Fall @ Rickshaw Stop $10
Tim Cohen's Magick Trick, Sam Flax and the Higher Color, Doctor Nurse, Hélène Renaut @ Makeout Room $7
Sunset, The White White Lights, Dana Falconberry @ Cafe Du Nord (Free)
Child Abuse, Burmese, Death Sentence: Panda! @ Elbo Room $7
Caribou, Emeralds @ Regency Ballroom $20
Lissie, Dylan LeBlanc @ Great American Music Hall $15

Thursday, October 7th
Land of Talk, The Besnard Lakes, Suuns @ Independent $13
Glass Candy, Chromatics, Soft Metals @ Rickshaw Stop $14
Night Horse, Hot Lunch, Lecherous Gaze @ Hemlock $7
Tera Melos, Skinwalker, Glaciers @ Bottom of the Hill $10
The Ferocious Few, Oona @ Cafe Du Nord $10
Klaxons, Baby Monster @ Great American Music Hall $18
Flood, Cuzo, Glitter Wizard @ Eagle Tavern

Friday, October 8th
Birdmonster, The Nervous Wreckords, Kid Mud @ Cafe Du Nord $12
Sex Worker, Psychic Reality, Dominique Leone, M Geddes Gengras @ The Golden Trapper Keeper
Fool's Gold, The Bitter Honeys, The Soft White Sixties @ Rickshaw Stop $12
The Stone Foxes, The Real Nasty, Buxter Hoot'n @ New Parish $8
Bobby Joe Ebola and the Children MacNuggits, The Angel and Robot Show, Emily's Army @ Thee Parkside
The Blank Tapes, Rad Cloud, Ryan Parks @ Amnesia
East Bay Grease, The Switchbacks @ Hemlock $5
Altars @ Milk $5

Saturday, October 9th
Moon Duo, Lilac @ Amnesia
Chapterhouse, Ulrich Schnauss, A Shoreline Dream @ Mezzanine $17
Bronze, Ex-Boyfriends, Work Buddies @ El Rio

Sunday, October 10th
Rangers, Universal Studios Florida, Radiant Husk, Back To The Future The Ride @ Hemlock $6
The Blakes, Nylon Heart Attack, Chambers @ Milk $7
Mark Sultan, Hunx and His Punx, Shannon & the Clams @ Rickshaw Stop $12

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