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Talented family...
Echosmith, four siblings: Graham - drums (16), Sydney- singer/ tambourine & keyboard. (18) , Noah- bass& sings back-up vocals (19) , and Jamie Sierota - guitar (22). all under the age of 25. Listen up to Mix 94.7 for their newest single...
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Jonny, We're Gonna Miss You
Jon Stewart is one of the smartest most juvenile news presenters out there. Check out his recent discussion on The Daily Show about the newest Democratic candidate for president, Bernie Sanders, a veteran senator from Vermont, as John compared and...
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Stunt Impossible?
The latest offering in the Mission: Impossible franchise (Mission:Impossible Rogue Nation) comes out at the end of this month. From the trailer, it seems like more of the same. Impossible MIssion Forces led by Tom Cruise, working on the outside of...
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Leaked Pretty Girls
Britney Spears and Iggy Azalea teamed up on a new song called "Pretty Girls." It was officially released yesterday at midnight. A full two days after it was leaked on line, and had already ended up being aired. Iggy wasn't very happy about it....
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Now This is a Birth Announcement
By now, we all know that Prince William and Duchess Kate welcomed a baby girl into the world over the weekend. And we all know her name is Princess Charlotte Elizabeth Diana. Signed, sealed, delivered. Godspeed and all that, what? But here, for...
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Idina's Kid Hates "Let It Go!"
Idina Menzel visited Ellen the other day and naturally, the conversation turned to Frozen, the animated movie where she plays the part of Elsa, the snow queen. She of course sings the movie's big song, "Let It Go!" And she revealed to Ellen...
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This was released ...
Chipotle Released Its Guacamole Recipe! Grab it here! I"ve gotten mixed reviews from Mix Facebook Friends on the power of the Chipotle Guac!
All for His Family
15-year-old Isaac Waddington blew away the judges recently on Britain's Got Talent with his version of Billy Joel's "She's Always a Woman." But that's only part of the story. The biggest and best part of the story is how he managed...
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Black Widow Misses the Mark
Scarlet Johansson hosted Saturday Night Live this weekend. She was there partly to promote Avengers: Age of Ultron, the latest offering by the folks at Marvel Comics. In it, she plays Black Widow. In this little trailer developed by the folks at...
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Let's Just Flush This Idea, Why Don't We?
Okay, this is hilarious in a very juvenile way. A city councilman in Georgetown, Texas excused himself from a council meeting for a bathroom break. He forgot that he was wearing a body microphone, and also forgot to turn it off. So, while the...
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D*I*S*R*E*S*P*E*C*T
Tony Allen of the Memphis Grizzlies took some major heat from the hometown fans of the Golden State Warriors during yesterday's first game in the second round of the NBA finals. During a time-out, the Warriors Junior Jam dance team took to the...
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What Was Worse, the Fight or the National Anthem?
Not a lot of people were huge fans of the Mayweather/Pacquiao fight on Saturday night. But even fewer were fans of the way Jamie Foxx treated the singing of the National Anthem prior to the fight. The video was all over You Tube and Facebook...
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Some Things You Can't Forget
Matt LeBlanc visited The Graham Norton Show (on BBC) recently, and the conversation turned to some of the songs he'd sung while on Friends. It's amazing how some things just stick with you - even after all these years. Check out this...
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Why $1,000?
Click the photo... Happy May Day! Listen @ 7a, 11a, 2p & 5p! Congrats to Kyra Barre & Chrisha Griffin! www.mix947.com/cash
A Lannister Never Gives Up Spoilers
The other night on Conan, Nikolaj Coster-Waldau told some stories about offering up Game of Thrones spoilers. He plays Jamie Lannister on the show, and off-camera, he's got an interesting sense of humor. In this little tale, he talks about a...
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Clever Fox, Mutant Fox?
A crew from Radio Free Europe visiting the Chernobyl Exclusion Zone in the Ukraine recently was greeted by a fox. The fox looked thin, so the folks decided to offer it some food - sausage and bread. Watch the video as the fox picks up the...
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Take it Off, Put it Back On
Amy Schumer strikes again... Thanks to Inside Amy Schumer on Comedy Central and some key recent TV appearances, she's the hottest comic out there. This new video of hers will help cement that hotness. Ladies, how many times have you heard...
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And the Winner is...
The Kentucky Derby - the hottest thing going in American horse racing - will run tomorrow. The field is strong, but this year, there are no obvious front-runners. So what's a betting person to do when it comes to placing a bet? Why not ask...
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The Last Witch Hunter Borrows from GOT?
Just caught the trailer for Vin Diesel's upcoming supernatural thriller, The Last Witch Hunter. It's due for release this October, so starting the teaser trailers six months out sounds about right. But watching it, I couldn't help but...
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Hiccups for the First Time
His name is Buck. He's eight weeks old. And he's experiencing his first case of the hiccups. This could be the cutest puppy video on the web right now. Poor thing has no idea what's going on, so naturally, he's got to try to...
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Concerts & Events

Ed Sheeran


Frank Erwin Center
1701 Red River, ATX, 78701
Wednesday, May 6  512-471-7744
Tickets are  on sale  now.

Ed Sheeran is kicking off his tour in ATX!  The tour announcement comes on the heels of the acclaimed singer-songwriter’s triumphant night at the 57th Annual GRAMMY Awards, where Sheeran was nominated for three Grammy awards. Sheeran also received one of the biggest ovations of the night for his performance of his RIAA-certified Platinum single “Thinking Out Loud,” where he was joined by GRAMMY winners Herbie Hancock, John Mayer and Questlove.  Sheeran returned to the stage to perform with the legendary Jeff Lynne’s ELO.  Both “x” and “Thinking Out Loud” shot to #1 on iTunes immediately following his appearance.
Ed is bringing it to ATX at the Frank Erwin Center,  Click here

Nico & Vinz


Parish
214 E. 6th Street ATX, 78701
Saturday, May 9th Doors 8 pm/ Show 9 pm
Tickets on sale  now.

Nico & Vinz (former Envy) are Nicolay Sereba and Vincent Dery from Norway. After an amazing performance at the music industry festival By:Larm in Oslo, Norway, the rap duo made their selves well known to the Norwegian public in 2011. They changed their name to Nico & Vinz in January 2014 after their international success of "Am I Wrong". Catch them at the Parish in May!

Dave Matthews Band


360 Amphitheater @ COTA
9201 Circuit of the Americas Blvd, ATX, 78617
Wednesday, May 13  Gates open: 6pm  Show: 7pm
Tickets on sale now. 

Dave Matthews Band will be performing two full sets each evening on its 2015 summer tour. The move to a two-set format last year drew praise from fans and reviewers. DMB has sold over 38 million CDS & DVDs. They ranked as the biggest ticket seller worldwid of the past decade and has sold over 19 million tickets since DMB started. Be ready to get ticket before it's a sell out!

Foster The People


Austin Music Hall
208 Nueces St., ATX 78701
Saturday, May 16th
Doors open at 7pm. 
Tickets on sale  now

Foster The People are with special guest Milo Greene. It's an all ages show. Their new album 'Supermodel' is out now. www.FosterThePeople.com 

Mat Kearney


w/ special guest Judah and the Lion
Stubb's Bar-B-Q
801 Red River, ATX 78701
Sunday, May 17th Outdoor show @ 7pm
All Ages show. Tickets on sale  now. 

Mat Kearney is coming to ATX in May backing his new album  Just Kids with a tour. Ultimately though, Just Kids will prove to be his most impactful statement to date. “It’s the most honest record I’ve done,” Mat leaves off. “I tried to bleed each lyric as opposed to just writing songs. I wanted it to be filled with undeniable moments you don’t forget. In that way, it’s like childhood." More.

Kenny Chesney


Austin 360 Amphitheater/COTA
9201 CIrcuit of the Americas Blvd, ATX, 78617 directions
Thursday, May 21st  Gates open 6pm/ Show starts 7pm
Tickets on sale now
512-301-6600

Kenny Chesney is bringing his high-energy “The Big Revival Tour" to the Austin360 Amphitheater at Circuit of The Americas with Special Guests Jake Owen and Chase Rice on Thursday, May 21. It is Chesney’s first tour in more than a year and his first performance in Austin since 2013 — the first-ever show at the Austin360 Amphitheater.

Ingrid Michaelson


ACL-Live @ the Moody Theatre
310 Willie Nelson Blvd., ATX, 78701
Monday, June 8   Doors: 5:30 pm  Show: 7:30 pm
Tickets on sale  now

Ingrid Michaelson is coming back to ATX with 'A Summer NIght Out Tour' with special guests Jukebox the Ghost and Greg Holden. “It’s funny. It doesn’t even feel like I wrote ‘The Way I Am,’” Ingrid says of her platinum break-out single, recorded seven years ago. “It’s a memory.” She’ll continue to perform it live as she tours Lights Out — just stripped-down, recasting the flittering ditty into something weightier. “It feels like a little girl wrote that song. So much has happened to me since then.” More here . 

Third Eye Blind & Dashboard Confessional


Cedar Park Center
2100 Avenue of the Stars, Cedar Park, TX 78613
Friday, July3rd 
Tickets on sale now

Third Eye Blind and Dashboard Confessional, are coming together for a massive summer tour in 2015, which includes a stop at Cedar Park Center on July 3rd.

"I love the unbridled enthusiasm of a Summer tour," says Stephen Jenkins. "All that crowd energy and the heat frees us up. That's why Summer is so exciting. We haven't been out for a year so we're most excited to see you all."

"After a break that has refueled and fired us up, Dashboard Confessional is more ready than ever to connect with our treasured fan base," says Chris Carrabba. "We've missed you, friends, and can't wait to spend our summer with you!" More here.

Rob Thomas


ACL Live @ the Moody Theater
310 Willie Nelson Blvd., ATX, 78701
Sunday, July 12th
Tickets are  on sale now.

Rob Thomas is coming back to ATX this Summer. Rob's bringing 'The Great Unknown Tour' to  ACL Live @ the Moody Theater on Sunday, July 12 w/ special guests Plain White T's. Be sure to get tickets when they go on sale Friday, April 3 before they sell out!

Rob Thomas has been one of modern music’s most compelling and commercially successful artists for well over a decade – with Matchbox Twenty and his solo work. He's had various collaborations with iconic artists like Mick Jagger, Willie Nelson and Santana/ 'Smooth' which got Rob three GRAMMY® Awards for his role as co-writer and vocalist. His tally now stands at more than 80 million albums sold worldwide. As Rob says with typical understatement, “I’m a guy who hears songs in his head, and I have to write them down, and I have to get them out. I’m just lucky enough that I can make it my life’s work.” Look out for Rob in ATX this summer!

Fall Out Boy & Wiz Khalifa


Boys of Zummer Tour
Austin 360 Amphtitheater @ COTA
9201 Circuit of the Americas Blvd, ATX, 78617  directions
Sunday, July 26th
Tickets are  on sale now

Multi-platinum selling artists Fall Out Boy and Wiz Khalifa are bringing their  co- head lining tour ‘Boys of Zummer’ to the Austin 360 Amphitheater on Sunday, July 26. It’s in support of FOB’s hit album ‘American Beauty/ American Psycho’ and WK’s #1 debuting album ‘Blacc Hollywood’. American rapper, singer and hip hop artist Hoodie Allen is a special guest of the tour. Gates open at 6pm. Show is at 7pm. Tickets go on sale Saturday, January 24 at 10am.

Shania Twain


w/ special guest Gavin DeGraw
Frank Erwin Center
1701 Red River, ATX 78701
Sundays, August 9th @ 7:30
Tickets on sale now.

Shania Twain's first North American tour in more than 11 years entitled ROCK THIS COUNTRY stops at the Frank Erwin Center on Aug. 9, comes hot on the heels of her hit two-year residency in Las Vegas at The Colosseum at Caesars Palace. Opening for her is Grammy Award nominated singer/songwriter Gavin DeGraw.

Sam Smith


Frank Erwin Center
1701 Red River, ATX, 78701
Saturday, August 15th
Tickets on sale now!

Sam Smith has achieved a lot at 22 years-old with his album 'In The Lonely Hour' which includes the smash hit 'Stay with Me'. Sam's work and talent was recently awarded with 4 Grammys that included wins for 'Song of the Year' and 'Record of the Year'. Sam even thanked the person responsible for the making of the album. "Thank you so much for breaking my heart because I got four Grammys." (biography.com) Sam Smith's star continues to soar, and he's bringing it to ATX!

The Girls Night Out, Boys Can Come Too Tour


ACL Live @ the Moody Theater
310 Willie Nelson Blvd, ATX 78701
Sunday, August 16 
Tickets on sale  now 


Colbie Caillat, Christina Perri with special guest Rachel Platten are bringing 'The Girls Night Out, Boys Can Come Too Tour' to ACL Live @ the Moody Theater. Grab the girls and make a night of it or have a great date night w/ your honey. This show will be a great night out for all! Get tickets while you can! 

Kelly Clarkson


Special guests: Pentatonix and Eric Hutchinson
Austin 360 Amphitheater
9201 Circuit of the America's Blvd, ATX 78617 map
Saturday, August 29th
Doors open at 6 pm/ Show at 7 pm
Tickets on sale  now. 

GRAMMY® winner Kelly Clarkson's 36-city tour hits ATX August 29th supporting her new album 'Piece By Piece' available in stores and digital download now. Joining her on the tour will be recent GRAMMY® winners Pentatonix and singer-songwriter Eric Hutchinson.

Ed Sheeran


Toyota Stadium
9200 World Cup Way, Frisco, TX 75033
Saturday, September 5th
Tickets on sale now

Grammy - nominated Ed Sheeran has added a Dallas date at Toyota Stadium on September 5 with special guest Christina Perri! The 24-year-old British singer-songwriter’s acclaimed second full length album “x” (pronounced multiply) went to #1 on the album charts in 14 countries around the world, and has since achieved platinum sales in 18 countries, including the Unitied States and his native United Kingdom, where it was the biggest selling album of 2014.   With worldwide sales exceeding 7 million, “x” is highlighted by a trio of smash singles – “Sing,” “Don’t,” and his biggest hit to date “Thinking Out Loud.”  Think Ed and Christina will sing together? He did a duet w/ her that's on her newest album 'Head or Heart' called - 'Be My Forever'. 

Counting Crows


ACL- Live @ the Moody Theater
310 Willie Nelson Blvd., ATX, 78701
Wednesday, October 7th
Tickets on sale Friday now

Counting Crows are following up their critically - acclaimed seventh album, 'Somewhere Under Wonderland' with a 2015 tour which is coming to ATX on October 7th at the ACL- Live @ the Moody Theater w/ special guest Citizen Cope. One of the most dynamic live bands performing today, they will be performing songs from the 2015 Top 10 album, which critics have been claiming as the 'Band's Best', as well as their extensive catalog. The Counting Crows last show in ATX SOLD OUT! Be ready to get tickets before this one does too!

2015 ACL Music Festvial


Zilker Park
2100 Barton Springs Rd, ATX  78704
2 Weekends- October 2-4 & October 9-11
Tickets on sale Tuesday, May 5th at 10am

2015 ACL Music Festival in Zilkerpark is 2 weekends, October 2-4 & October 9-11. 3-Day regular passes go on sale for both on Tuesday, May 5th at 10am. The 2015 Line-up will also be reveal (5/5) at 6am!  GET READY ATX!

Ariana Grande


The Honeymoon Tour
Frank Erwin Center
1701 Red River, ATX, 78701
Tuesday, October 13 
512-471-7744
TIckets on sale  now.

Ariana Grande's 'The Honeymoon Tour' has been extended and is coming to ATX! Joining Ariana on the tour is special guest Latin Superstar Prince Royce, who recently debuted his first English single "Stuck on A Feeling".

Few artists are having a bigger year than pop music superstar, Ariana Grande. With two GRAMMY Award-nominations including Best Pop Vocal Album for My Everything and Best Pop Duo/Group Performance for "Bang Bang" with Jessie J and Nicki Minaj, a coveted performance spot on the 57th Annual GRAMMY Awards, a Platinum-certified #1 album for My Everything, several chart-smashing singles, a Billboard Women In Music Award, an MTV Video Music Award and a recently announced high-profile recurring role in a new FOX television series 'Scream Queens' out this fall. Ariana has become an unstoppable force in pop culture, and she's coming to ATX!

Taylor Swift in Houston


Minute Maid Park
501 Crawford Street, Houston, TX 77002 directions
Tuesday, October 13th @ 7pm
Tickets on sale  now

7-Time Grammy Winner Taylor Swift is bringing her '1989 World Tour' to Minute Maid Park in Houston (10/13/15) with special guests Vance Joy and Shawn Mendes. Taylor Swift's album '1989' sold 1.287 million copies in its debut week. Making her the first artist with 3 albums to sail past the 1 million mark in the first 7 days. 'Red' in 2012 and 'Speak Now' in 2010 both sold over 1.2 million copies. Taylor Swift's platinum-plus album was named after her birth year. Preparations are underway for the '1989 World Tour' for 2015 coming to Houston! 

Taylor Swift in Dallas


AT&T Stadium
One AT&T Way, Arlington, TX 76001
Saturday, October 17th
Tickets on sale  now

7-time Grammy Winner Taylor Swift returns to Arlington at AT&T Stadium, with her ‘1989 World Tour’, on Saturday, October 17 with special guests Vance Joy and Shawn Mendes. The tour is backing Taylor's platinum-plus album named after her birth year '1989' that sold 1.287 million copies in its debut week.

 

Iggy Azalea


'THE GREAT ESCAPE TOUR' RESCHEDULED!
Frank Erwin Center
1701 Red River, ATX, 78701
Rescheduled from May 24th to October 23rd!
Tickets on sale  now.
Refunds at point of purchase starting Wednesday, 3/11 @ 10am

Iggy Azalea is bringing 'The Great Escape Tour' to the Frank Erwin Center a bit later in the year than planned. The Sunday, May24th show has been rescheduled due to tour production delays. The new date for The Great Escape Tour stop at the Frank Erwin Center is Friday, Oct. 23.

Tickets will be honored for the newly rescheduled date and refunds will be available from the Texas Box Office point of purchase beginning Wednesday, March 11 at 10 a.m.

Opening acts for the rescheduled tour will be announced shortly, replacing previously announced special guest Nick Jonas and support acts Tinash. Click here for more!

Lionel Richie


ACL Live @ the Moody Theater
310 Willie Nelson Blvd., ATX 78701
Saturday, October 24th
Doors @ 6:30pm / Show 8 pm
TIckets on sale Friday, May 8th @ 10am

ACL Live is honored to present Lionel Richie for a one-night-only concert on Saturday, October 24, during the big race weekend in ATX. Come dance and experience this bond with fans firsthand. After the show, the dancing will continue with a private after-party for all ticket holders with a guest DJ on the Music Porch at ACL Live.


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