Celebrate the best of Austin at the AMP UnGala

Written by Melissa Golding | Friday, Apr 12, 2013

AMP UnGala teal poster with headliners listed

In Austin April 21st and want to hear some great local music? Check out the first annual AMP UnGala at ACL Live.

The first annual AMP (Austin Music People) UnGala will merge a concert featuring some of Austin's most inspirational and up-and-coming artists with a celebratory awards ceremony honoring backstage players in the Austin music industry. Tickets start at $25 and include a one-year AMP community membership. Doors at 6pm. Show starts at 7pm.

The evening will kick off with special performances by Minor Mishap Marching Band and Charlie Belle, a band formed from graduates of the Girls Rock Camp program. The jam-packed programming continues with short and sweet sets from Alejandro Escavedo, Shakey Graves, The Bright Light Social Hour, Mother Falcon, and Heartless Bastards' Erica Wennerstrom.

The fundraising event for Austin Music People will also feature the inaugrural AMP Austin Music Industry Awards. The awards will celebrate Best Sound Engineer, Recording Studio, Local Music Promoter, Poster Design and the first annual Esme Barerra Award for Music Activism and Education.

For more information, click here. We hope to see you there!