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Austin Live & Local

MIX 94.7 has something new for you - "Austin Live & Local," a weekly segment that showcases different local talent each week hosted by Austin After Dark's Patrick Davis. Patrick will introduce you to some of the best live local musicians in the Austin area.

Patrick started Austin After Dark in 2010 with the belief that Austinites would support local musicians even more if it was easier to find out where local artists and bands are playing. Now it's easier, with "Austin Live & Local" on MIX 94.7!

Patrick says, "It's a great chance to showcase some of Austin's finest to a new audience. Being on MIX 94.7 lets us feature the future hitmakers of Austin along with established hitmakers of today."

Local talent, who would like to be featured, can submit music for MIX 94.7 presents "Austin Live & Local."

Send CDs:
MIX 94.7 Studios
c/o Patrick Davis
4301 Westbank Dr. Escalade B, 3rd Floor
Austin, Texas 78746

MC Overlord & Brian Gaar


MC Overlord - MC Overlord has become a larger than life figure in the Austin Hip Hop scene for 20 years. Using a live band to perform in rock dominated venues he carved out a place for the capitol city's B-Boys, MC's and DJ's to rep and support their own brand of Hip Hop unlike anywhere on the U.S. map.

He is a record 10 time Hip Hop Artist Of The Year award winner and has released 9 CD's throughout his ground breaking career. Known for epic live performances and lyrics that connect, he has built a fan base that extends beyond ordinary Hip hop boundaries. The Austin American Statesman has called him "The Godfather of ATX Hip Hop." He remains determined to bring national attention to his adopted hometown. He will always be one of the most recognizable pillars in the Live Music Capitol of the world.

Brian Gaar - Brian Gaar is a comedian and TV host based in Austin, Texas.

His hour-long standup special, “Jokes I Wrote At Work,” is available now on Hulu and he hosts an upcoming daily comedy show on The CW Austin.

Also a well-regarded comedy writer, Brian was named one of the funniest people on Twitter by Playboy and Paste Magazine. His jokes have appeared on The Ellen DeGeneres Show, Funny or Die, Esquire, CBS News, Playboy, Salon and the Huffington Post.

Brian performs standup all over the country and has performed at South By Southwest Comedy, the Moontower Comedy Festival, Out Of Bounds and the NC Comedy Arts Festival.


MC Overlord - overlordmuisic.com

Brian Gaar - briangaar.com

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