You don’t get dubbed the Live Music Capital of the World for nothing. You can hear live music in Austin spilling out from almost every bar, brewery and honky tonk on a Friday night. But if you're looking for a specific sound or you want to broaden your horizons, then we've rounded up our favorite spots for reliable music on almost every night of the week. These fantastic stages—with just the right lighting, sound, and crowds—host memorable shows from legends and up-and-comers. Alongside the best restaurants in Austin and the bars in Austin, be sure to check out these venues, the best spots for live music in Austin.
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