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Weekend music picks: My Bloody Valentine, Lil Wayne, Los Texmaniacs

Staff Writer
Austin 360

By Peter Mongillo

Editor’s note: This article was originally published August 15, 2013

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My Bloody Valentine at Austin Music Hall. Famously loud Irish band My Bloody Valentine stunned fans in 2013 with a new album, “m b v,” the first since their celebrated 1991 release “Loveless.” With New Fumes. 7 p.m. $38. 208 Nueces St.

Also playing:

  • Dikes of Holland, Flesh Lights, Eets Feats and Party Girl at Beerland
  • Balmorhea, Mirror Travel and Jess Williamson at Mohawk
  • Not in the Face, Kay Leotard and the Sweet Nuthin at Stubb’s
  • the Love Leighs and Brennen Leigh at the White Horse
  • Elsa Cross, Soulhat and Mudphonic at the Continental Club
  • Michael Fracasso and Ginger Leigh at Strange Brew


America’s Most Wanted Festival at the Austin360 Amphitheater. Three of the biggest names in hip hop —Lil Wayne, T.I. and 2 Chainz — on the same bill. 6:30 p.m. $29.75-$89.75. 9201 Circuit of the Americas Blvd.

Also playing:

  • What Made Milwaukee Famous and Slowtrain at Antone’s
  • Bobby Jealousy, Say Thing, Berkshire Hounds and Light Me Up at Hotel Vegas
  • Beach Party with Burgess Meredith and the Preservation at Mohawk (4 p.m. show)
  • Grape St., Frank Smith, La Migra and Elvis at Mohawk
  • Revenge of the Nerd 2 Tour with MC Chris, Dr. Awkward, Jesse Dangerously and Tribe One at Red 7
  • Deadeye: Grateful Dead Tribute at the Parish
  • Kim Lenz and the Octanes at the Continental Club


Los Texmaniacs at Antone’s. Special guest Flaco Jimenez joins Tex Mex conjunto band Los Texmaniacs, who combine elements of blues, rock and R&B. 7 p.m. $5. 2015 E. Riverside Drive.

Also playing:

  • Atlanta Rhythm Section at the One World Theater
  • Heybale! and the Wagoneers at the Continental Club
  • the Resentments at the Saxon Pub
  • O’Brother, Native, Daylight and Pswingset at Red 7
  • Urban Achievers Brass Band and Devin Jake at the White Horse