42nd Annual Austin Music Awards

Join The Austin Chronicle for the 42nd Annual Austin Music Awards, presented by CapMetro, celebrating Austin’s live music community with performances from winners, nominees, and special guests on Sunday, February 25, at Antone´s Nightclub!
Party with the best local bands, musicians, and more, as chosen by Austin’s live music fans!
For over four decades, the Austin Music Awards have honored the city´s live music community each year by recognizing and celebrating the musicians, music creatives, industry masterminds and entities that have made a significant impact on Austin´s local music scene. This year, over 15,000 music fans voted as part of the Austin Chronicle’s 2023/2024 Austin Music Poll.
Stay tuned for the reveal of the Austin Music Awards winners in the Chronicle’s February 23 issue, and get ready to celebrate on Sunday, February 25 at Antone’s with live performances by:
DAIISTAR, Pussy Gillette, S.L. Houser
Walker Lukens & Friends ft. Ben Kweller, Sabrina Ellis, Kalu James, Corey Baum, Uncle Roy & Spice, Jim Campo, Zack Wiggs
Jim Franklin, Eve Monsees, Kevin Russell, Theo Lawrence, Henri Herbert, Ian Moore, Mike Buck, Speedy Sparks, AND MORE!
Doors: 6:30pm
Show: 7:00pm
100% of proceeds directly benefit the SIMS Foundation to support mental health and substance use recovery services and programs for musicians, music industry professionals, and their family members.

Established in 1975 by the late Clifford Antone, Antone’s is an iconic downtown Austin live music venue. Live music nightly, Austin's Home of the Blues.