Welcome to 512 Studios Live!

512 Studios Live is an Austin based T.V show created by Omar Vallejo showcasing local bands, bars and businesses. The show has been receiving accolades from local and social media. Along with some comedic satire and hokey skits, the show has been promoting the Austin Music Scene and local hotspots along the way. The show is on every Saturday night at 11:00pm-11:30pm on local NBC affiliate The CW.

Our 1st and 2nd seasons were a huge success reaching thousands of households a week and over 100,000 views on YouTube. We are proud to present to music lovers everywhere a show that delivers some of the best artists that Austin has to offer.

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Season 3 - The Nightowls

Jackie Venson

Jackie has been compared to the likes of Joss Stone, Amy Winehouse and
fellow Austin native Gary Clark, Jr. Originally a classical pianist,
Jackie picked up the guitar, shortly after graduating from Berklee College
of Music, and made the giant leap from the tradition of classical music
to the raw and gritty blues.

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Season 3 - The South Austin Moonlighters

The South Austin Moonlighters

A band that blends blues, folk, soul, rock, and country, who can flip the
switch from slow melodic country to gravelly rocking blues without a hitch. Think Little Feat meets Band of Heathens with a splash of Joe Ely and you
start to peel away the many musical layers of sound that makes up the S.A.M.

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Season 3 - The Nightowls

The Nightowls

Hometown Austin band formed in 2011. Their sound combines R&B and soul music, whose debut album Good As Gold was named Top 10 of the 2014 Austin Music Awards Albums of the Year.

Season 3 - The Mammoths

The Mammoths

The Mammoths have refined a wide range of influence into a melting pot of bluesy-rock and roll with soul. Members David Kapsner, Michael Jekot,
and Tyler Rush have been playing together since their middle school days
in Austin. Newest member, Tim Durand, completes the heavy-hitting lineup on the drums.

Season 3 - Erez

Erez

An Israeli-American singer-songwriter, always felt pulled by the need to keep moving. His wanderlust soon led him around the world and finally to Austin. His music is sparse, combining a variety of styles; Folk, Rock, Blues, Americana, Jazz and even some Classical influences that trace all the way back to his Eastern European roots.

Season 3 - Dawn Over Zero

Dawn Over Zero

This prolific ten-year-old machine continues to stay relevant and steadfast
in this ever-changing music scene. With knowledge gained through major exposure and hard lessons learned, the band is well-traveled and poised for success. Hard work pays off… the listeners hear it, and Dawn Over Zero is
still here writing songs about it.

Season 3 - Vallejo

Vallejo

A striking blend of classic rock grooves, potent guitar work, Latin percussion and soulful lyrics has made VALLEJO one of the most popular bands to hail
from Austin, Texas. Their music has immediately hooked listeners right in, taking them on a roller-coaster ride of musical beats and expressions.

Season 3 - Derrick Davis

Derrick Davis

This singer-songwriter mixes blues, latin, and rock influences to create a style like few in the music scene. Back with a new respect for the Austin
music scene and a new group of talented musicians, this musician looks
to be a commanding and fun presence in Austin.

Season 3 - Jackson Taylor & The Sinners

Jackson Taylor & The Sinners

Jackson Taylor specializes in a good old outlaw country sound with his band, which ignites with enough punk energy to go over on any stage the group
takes and with enough Southern rock elements and pure straightforward songwriting to always leave a lasting musical impression.

Season 3 - Kev Bev & The Woodland Creatures

Kev Bev & The Woodland Creatures

Austin’s 9-piece genre bending powerhouse bring their uplifting fresh,
future sounds to the old school dance party. Blending elements of of funk, R&B, hip hop and soul, this wild pack is guaranteed to make you shake your
tail feathers. Live shows are filled with energetic dance grooves and tight musical compositions.

Season 3 - Love and Chaos

Love and Chaos

Nestled somewhere between the beauty of love and the turmoil of chaos
comes the unique sound from Texas artists AJ Vallejo & Kendall Beard.

Season 3 - Zeale

Zeale

Working with platinum selling artists, AWOLNATION, Imagine Dragons, and veteran producers in LA and Texas, ZEALE pushes music boundaries with a unique brand of rattling Hip Hop. ZEALE describes his sound as "three parts
hip hop and two parts indie."

Season 3 - Euphorian

Euphorian

Austin Texas based band with a purpose to share the best music they can,
and bring joy to as many people as possible.

Season 2

Episode 1
Dale Watson

Season 2 Episode 1 - Dale Watson

Dale is a honky tonk hero and country music maverick, a true outlaw carrying on where Waylon Jennings left off.

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Episode 2
Ray Prim

Saeson Episode 2 - Ray Prim

Ray is Singer Soulwriter based in Austin, Texas. His music takes you back to the days when songs were inspiring, meaningful and thought provoking.

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Episode 3
The War Planes

Saeson 2 Episode 3 - The War Planes

Heavy doses of psych and big portions of blues. Put some delay in there, spaced-out vibes, thundering rhythm, and the result is some seriously impressive rockin’ out.

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Episode 4
Riders Against The Storm

Saeson 2 Episode 4 - Riders Against The Storm

RAS transforms every audience they reach with a refreshing magic and flair that few possess today.


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Episode 5
The Texas K.G.B.

Saeson 2 Episode 5 - The Texas K.G.B.

A trio of professional musicians that play "Original Americana Music" including Rock, Country, Blues, Alternative and more.

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Episode 6
Jacqui Walker

Saeson 2 Episode 6 - Jacqui Walker

Amidst the ballads, impassioned lyrics and the instrumental breakdowns Jacqui’s ethos shines through like a red hot sun.

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Episode 7
WRENFRO

Saeson 2 Episode 7 - WRENFRO

A powerhouse of songwriters & musicians, Wrenfo is the most exciting and best bands in Austin.

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Episode 8
MC Overlord

Saeson 2 Episode 8 - MC Overlord

A larger than life figure in the Austin Hip Hop scene for 20 years.


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Episode 9
Jam Therapy

Saeson 2 Episode 9 - Jam Therapy

With influences like Black Sabbath, The Beatles, and Led Zeppelin; Jam Therapy presents a contemporary take on the heavy riffs and grooving rhythms of true rock’n’roll.

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Episode 10
White Label Analog

Saeson 2 Episode 10 - White Label Analog

Austin’s White Label Analog draws on every era to craft melodic pop-rock that’s totally in the moment.

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Episode 11
Ulrich Ellison

Saeson 2 Episode 11 - Ulrich Ellison

Texas-based guitarist with European roots has quite a story to tell, utilizing his own voice – a bluesy, cool sound that is pushing the borders of the genre.

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Episode 12
80H Project

Saeson 2 Episode 12 - 80H Project

A smooth vocal heavy positive groove based crew with an amazing feel.


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Episode 13
Season 2 Wrap-up

Saeson 2 Episode 13 - Wrap Up

A look back at Season 2 and all the bands, skits and people that made it great. Thanks Austin and we will see you again in Season 3, keep Rockin'.

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Season 1

Episode 1
Black Heart Saints

Episode 1 - Black Heart Saints

High-energy, original rock band from Austin, Texas.


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Episode 2
KP and the Boom Boom

Episode 2 - KP and the Boom Boom

A feel-good band from Austin,Texas. Their music provides a toe tapping and soul felt beats to groove to.

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Episode 3
Migrant Kids

Episode 3 - Migrant Kids

The trio is in that sweet spot between rock and pop...with simmering post-rock riffs and a pounding backbeat.

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Episode 4
Chris Castaneda Project

Episode 4 - Chris Castaneda Project

Chris's new project pulls from all his influences and has resulted in a genre defying sound we call Texas Soul.

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Episode 5
Broken Teeth

Episode 5 - Broken Teeth

An Austin based hard rock band with a heavy AC/DC influence, formed in 1999 and led by Dangerous Toys front man Jason McMaster.

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Episode 6
Paul Renna

Episode 6 - Paul Renna

A visionary singer-songwriter from Austin, Tx. with the extraordinary ability to raise hidden emotions in his listeners.

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Episode 7
Distant Lights

Episode 7 - Distant Lights

A classically trained rock powerhouse combining equal parts science, artistry, curiosity, and tenacity.

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Episode 8
The New Offenders

Episode 8 - The New Offenders

A rising force with well-seasoned songwriting skills to back up their gifted musical and instrumental talents.

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Episode 9
24/7, White Tree and Annie & Kate

Episode 9 - 24/7, White Tree, Annie and Kate

A special episode coming your way featuring a few of Austin's up and coming under 18 bands.

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Episode 10
Vallejo

Episode 10 - Vallejo

A striking blend of classic rock grooves, potent guitar work, Latin percussion and soulful lyrics.

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Episode 11
Matt Begley / Breelan Angel

Episode 11 - Matt Begley / Breelan Angel

This week we are bringing you some of Austin's best accoustic and country sounds.

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Episode 12
Vitera / Vanessa Del Fierro

Episode 12 - Vitera / Vanessa Del Fierro

The sonic lovechild of Maná and Guns N’ Roses conceived to the sounds of Santana and born in the land of Crossover.

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Episode 13
Big Cat

Episode 13 - Big Cat

A new collaboration with some of our favorites: Malford Milligan, Rosco Beck, Dave Sebree, Les Fisher and Stephano Intelisano.

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512 STUDIOS

2228 South Lamar Blvd
Austin, Texas 78704
(512) 522-0359

Located right in the heart of Austin less than 3 minutes from downtown and walking distance from many new and historical music venues, restaurants and stores.

Surrounding music stores include South Austin Music, Musicmakers and Rock and Roll rentals.

Surrounding restaurants/nightlife; Saxon Pub, 1-2-1 Bar (music venue), Matt’s El Rancho Mexican Restaurant, Uche Japanese Restaurant, Thundercloud Subs, The Black Sheep Lounge, Gibson (food and music venue), Strut, ATX Smoke Shop, Do512 and G-Spot (vintage clothing) with many more shops and eateries in the area.

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