Texas Community Music Festival 2014

IMG_0661Austin’s own Dead Music Capital Band will once again rise from the grave to play for you at this year’s Texas Community Music Festival.  We’ll be scaring up the fun on Sunday, April 13th at 6:45pm.  Unlike ourselves, you won’t want to be late!

Come early for fellow brass band comrades, the Yes Ma’am Brass Band starting at 5:45pm, and stay afterwards for the always awesome Boss Street Brass Band at 8pm.


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Dead Music Capital Band HONK!TX 2014 Schedule

Honk LogoHONK!TX has recited the incantations to bring yours truly, the Dead Music Capital Band, back to the land of the living.  Graves will be evacuated this weekend, March 21st – 23rd, and you can find your favorite band of the (f)undead at the following places/times:

  • Friday, March 21st, 7:20pm – St. Vincent de Paul Thrift Store (1327 S. Congress Ave.)
  • Saturday, March 22nd, 1:00pm – The Grove/Triangle (near Adams Park/Hemphill Park Neighborhood)
  • Saturday, March 22nd, 6:00pm – Spider House Parking Lot (near Adams Park/Hemphill Park Neighborhood)
  • Sunday, March 23rd, 12:00pm – HONK!TX 2014 parade kicks off (near Pan-Am Park, 4th and Chicon St)
  • Sunday, March 23rd, 2:30pm – HONK!TX 2014 band revue starts (Pan-Am Park, 4th and Chicon St)

Come one and all, this is a festival that is not to be missed!

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Fat Tuesday!

Mardi GrasAs if you need a reason to be indulgent, Fat Tuesday is almost here!  Come celebrate at Banger’s along with live music from the Yes Ma’am Brass Band (at 8PM) The Dead Music Capital Band (at 9PM) and The Urban Achievers (at 10PM)  as well as all sorts of N’awlins inspired food specials!

And if that wasn’t enough, New Belgium Brewing will be there celebrating their amazing new beer- Snapshot- with a van where you and your friends can take ‘Snapshots’ of yourselves enjoying the beer, the tunes, and the food.

So come on down, and celebrate the Carnival Season at Banger’s with us!

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Mardi Gras 2014


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HONK!TX Fun(raiser)

HONK!4TX FundraiserFacebook Event

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Here Comes Krampus

krampusThe holidays are here, and they’re going fast!  The Dead Music Capital Band wants to celebrate every bit of it that we can, so we’re going to be out and about this weekend (12/23).  We’re playing your favorite holiday tunes with a twist all over town, so tune in to our twitter feed or our facebook page for updates on our various locations.  We’ll have copies of our newest holiday EP, Here Comes Krampus!, so come and find us if you want a copy of your own!

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Time to Tune In

oldRadioJust in case you missed out on last night’s fun, you can catch us on the radio today during KOOP‘s broadcast of Adventures in Sound.  Be sure to tune in to 91.7 FM at 1pm today (12/14) to hear your favorite undead marching band, as well as other great things during the show!

You can also listen online!

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A-Scaroling We Will Go

christmas_zombiecoverIt’s not every holiday season that we are presented with an opportunity to observe a Friday the 13th!  In honor of the day, the Dead Music Capital Band will be hitting the streets of Austin to play and sing at the top of their rotting lungs.  Come out and join us, we’ll be playing the outrageously unique Christmas Scarols in addition to our Halloween Hits!  We will even have EPs of both sets of tunes available for you to take home so that you don’t have to go without your favorite (f)undead sounds between our scary shows!  We’ll be starting off around 9pm haunting east 6th Street, so come see us as if your very afterlife depended on it!

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Violet Crown Arts Festival – Fall/2013

Violet CrownCome join the Dead Music Capital Band this Saturday, Dec. 7st, at 1:30pm at the Violet Crown Arts Festival (located at the triangle) for more of your favorite Halloween themed tunes, as well as our unique take on classic holiday tunes re-imagined into Christmas scarols! Bring the family, friends & neighbors, pack a blanket and some lawn chairs, plan to spend the day (the festival starts at 10am). Enjoy great quality art from unique local artists, and live entertainment from all around Austin. Admission is free!

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