Editor’s note: This article was originally published May 18, 2014
Even when nothing big is happening on Monday night in Austin, the routine offerings are pretty good. Funky big band Soul Track Mind pulls the plug for an acoustic set at One 2 One Bar on South Lamar, while Bob Schneider’s Lonelyland show rolls on down the street at the Saxon. … Mystery Monday at El Mercado features longtime regular Christine Albert and this month’s guest host Bill Kirchen, plus a guest to be revealed on the event’s Facebook page the day of the show. … At the Continental Club, it’s honky-tonk heaven downstairs with Dale Watson and jazz epiphany upstairs with Elias Haslanger and the "Church on Monday" band. … Up north, catch W.C. Clark’s free happy hour show from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. at the Roost. … Rivet & ramble on the East Side at the White Horse with Rosie & the Ramblers, the Rollfast Ramblersand the Hot Nut Riveters.