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A Fusion Of Country Culture

Central Texas Dance Halls

View the Interactive Portion of our Show Country culture is not just about the music, but a story of how the Wild West brought together immigrants from Europe, Mexico, Native Americans, and other states, all of whom came to call Texas home. Each group brought their customs, skills, moral values, and their music. While they generally tried to avoid each …

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South Pop featured on YNN’s Local Wonders

January 8th Interview featuring South Pop director Leea Mechling by YNN’s Drew Moses. “There’s more to Austin’s music scene than just the music. At the South Austin Popular Culture Center, you can find relics of all kinds which tell a different side of Austin’s colorful history. Vintage music bills, posters and comics speak to Austin’s rock-and-roll history. Leea Mechling, the …

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One Square Mile

Featured Video This video is from the Austin, Texas episode of the documentary series ONE SQUARE MILE and features an interview with Director Leea Mechling at the South Austin Popular Culture Center. You can watch the series and learn more about this video by going to the series website at www.onesquaremile.tv

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Austin Opera House: Way Down Texas Way

The South Austin Popular Culture Center is proud to announce an exhibit focusing on the Austin Opera House.  This concert hall, a partnership between Tim O’Connor and his friend Willie Nelson, opened in July 1977 with a special performance featuring Waylon Jennings.  This club was not your typical Austin-hippie-hangout; it was more known for its “outlaw” country slant. The Austin …

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SCREEN AND DESTROY by Lindsey Kuhn

The South Austin Popular Culture Center is pleased to announce the current special exhibit featuring the gig posters and art prints of Lindsey Kuhn . One of the most talented artists of his generation, Lindsey has created a large body of work over the past 20 years. He designed many of the posters advertising band that performed at the Austin …

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Virtual Tour: Tribute To Two Austin Music Icons

This show was a special tribute to two clubs in Austin: one that closed 40 years ago and one that opened 40 years ago. The Vulcan Gas Company and the Armadillo World Headquarters had a substantial impact on Austin’s culture, music and effected not only locals, but people statewide – and some say even the nation. We had a pretty …

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Celebrating 34 Years of Austin Carnaval Brasiliero Posters

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Summer Flying Saucer Cinema Series: Starship Invasions (1977)

The South Austin Popular Culture Center is proud to host the Summer Flying Saucer Cinema Series this summer. This free event showcases thought-provoking films every month. Films are viewed under the stars, so please bring your own chair to assure seating. This month’s movie premier will take place on Saturday, July 17 at 8 p.m. The film starts at 8:30 p.m. …

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Summer Flying Saucer Cinema Series: Invaders From Mars

The South Austin Popular Culture Center is proud to host the Summer Flying Saucer Cinema Series this summer. This free event showcases thought-provoking films every month. Films are viewed under the stars, so please bring your own chair to assure seating. This month’s movie premier will take place on Saturday, June 12 at 8 p.m. The film starts at 8:30 …

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Last Dance At The ‘Dillo Video Series

The Armadillo World Headquarters’ final night of performances was Dec. 31, 1980. The last concerts featured Commander Cody, Bill Kirchen, Jerry Jeff Walker, Kenneth Threadgill, Asleep at the Wheel and more.

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