If you love live music, there's no time like the present when it comes to getting out and about in Austin. From tropical beats to electronic dance tunes, here are the local shows worth checking out this weekend.
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Peligrosa ft. Sazon Libre
Get your island groove on with DJ Sazon Libre at The North Door. Since 2015, the Bay Area music act has united communities with its all-inclusive tropical beats.
When: Friday, April 19, 10 p.m.-2 a.m.
Where: The North Door, 501 Brushy St.
Admission: $5 (Early Bird)
TAUK with MONTU @ Mohawk
If you're a fan of progress rock, hip-hop and jazz, don't miss Tauk's musical fusion of all three this Saturday at Mohawk. Expect to hear songs from the group's new album, "Shapeshifter II: Outbreak," which imagines what happens when machines are out of control.
When: Saturday, April 20, 8 p.m.
Where: Mohawk, 912 Red River St.
Admission: $15 (GA Advance)
Cocoa Tea + Etana - Live In Austin, TX
Catch reggae artist Cocoa Tea this Saturday at Flamingo Cantina for a live show. He's known for smooth vocals that can heard on hit songs like "Rocking Dolly""and "Lost MY Sonia." Look out for Etana and DJ Jah to also take the stage.
When: Saturday, April 20, 9 p.m.-1 a.m.
Where: Flamingo Cantina, 515 E. Sixth St.
Admission: $20 (General Admission)
Little People with Marley Carroll @ Mohawk (Indoor)
Catch the Swiss-born DJ doing his own thing this Saturday at Mohawk. He's toured with the likes of EDM duo Odesza; broadened his musical repertoire in the UK; and got schooled in '90s New York hip-hop while growing up in the Alps, reports dailybandcamp.com.
When: Saturday, April 20, 10 p.m.
Where: Mohawk/Inside, 912 Red River St.