Cedar Street Courtyard

Feel the anticipation! Photo provided by Cedar Street Courtyard.

Cedar Street Courtyard is probably one of the reasons why Austin, Texas is known as “The Live Music Capital of the World.” Since 1995, this live music heaven has been a favorite of locals and travelers for its great atmosphere, drinks, and music. Located at 208 West 4th Street, it is one of many upscale and trendy venues in the Warehouse District. Stop by any night of the week and you’ll be guaranteed to hear some great live music and cover bands.

Read more of this post


Lee MacDougall [Interview]

Article written by Annie Closs with contributions by Katherine Hamilton.

Anyone who loves a British accent should check out indie rocker Lee MacDougall. MacDougall has been gaining popularity both in Europe and the United States, and the accent is far from the only reason why. While this singer-songwriter might not be enjoying international stardom yet, his sincere lyrics, awesome acoustic sounds and passion make him worthy of comparison with big-name musicians from the United Kingdom such as The Beatles and Rod Stewart. It hasn’t taken long for MacDougall to produce some great songs and put on some amazing shows.

Following his recent success on his “If Walls Could Talk” tour, MacDougall is about to embark on his second US tour, “All the Right Places.” His new self-produced album, For a Few Tales More, will be released to coincide with his tour and includes songs “Hindsight” and “Smile.” His tour will begin August 4 in New York City and continue throughout the US until his final US show on October 1 back in New York. One stop will be in Austin, TX, a place he is familiar with since he played at the SXSW festival in March. Austin’s Cedar Street Courtyard has kindly provided us with five pairs of tickets for his August 26th performance. Find out how you can win them, here!

Photo Provided By Gail Fox.

Read more of this post

Lee MacDougall – Cedar Street Courtyard Giveaway [UPDATED 8/22/2011]

Lee MacDougall at Cedar Street Courtyard on Friday August 26th.

This week, we published an interview with Lee MacDougall on the blog. In conjunction with the post, eventseekr is also giving away a total of five pairs of tickets to see Lee MacDougall perform live at the Cedar Street Courtyard in Austin, Texas, August 26, 2011. To win a pair of tickets, all you have to do is tell us why you want to go by making a post on the eventseekr Facebook page (http://www.facebook.com/eventseekr) or by replying to us (@eventseekr) on Twitter with the hashtag #MACeventseekr (http://www.twitter.com/eventseekr). The contest begins Thursday, August 4th, 2011 at 12pm PST, and runs through Monday, August 22nd, 2011 until 12pm PST. Wednesday, August 24th, 2011 until 12pm PST. The winners of the contest for the five pairs of tickets will be notified on August 22nd by 3pm PST. August 24th by 3pm PST.

The show itself is a 21+ event, so contest participants must be of the age of 21 or older.

This online competition is promoted by eventseekr, which is powered by Wcities. Wcities retains the right to alter the Competition rules with timely notification at any point of the Competition. Changes to rules will go into effect immediately. Wcities also retains the right to suspend, lengthen or terminate the Competition should extenuating circumstances arise.

Follow us on Twitter. Like us on Facebook. And, if you haven’t already, be sure to stay up to date with exciting events from all over the world by downloading the eventseekr app for Android or iPhone.