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    Encore Saturdays 1.20

    The Mature Chill Spot in ATX

    Encore is keeping your Saturday Nights Grown and Sexy. The Best of R&B, Hip-Hop, Reggae by a Variety of DJs. Food and Drink Specials All night. VIP and Reserved Seating available.

    This Saturday we have Live Band Music from Tree G and DJ Willtothe. Get Tickets


    Encore - V-Day Weekend

    ATX Livest Music and Poetry Event

    Encore returns to the Beautiful Speakeasy in Downtown Austin with an All New Line-up of Singers and Poets, Sun. Feb 11th. We are taking over all 3 Levels including Reggae on the Rooftop. Reserved Tables and Seats available.

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    Checkout the Game in Style

    Watch the Game on 2 Giant Screen Projectors and too many Flat Screens to count. Hanovers has a great sound system and Food+Drink Specials. No Cover with RSVP! Reserved Seats and VIP available. Go to superbowlatx.eventbrite.com

    Model Casting Call & Mixer

    You Can be Featured in a SXSW Model Showcase!

    Come network with Industry Leaders in the ATX at this Premier event.  You will get a Free Headshot. For more details go to


    Encore Saturdays 1.27

    The Mature Chill Spot in ATX

    Encore is keeping your Saturday Nights Grown and Sexy. The Best of R&B, Hip-Hop, Reggae by a Variety of DJs. Food and Drink Specials All night. VIP and Reserved Seating available.

    This Saturday we have One of Austin's Finest DJ Donte and Reggae/Afro-beat from DJ Urban Mello. Get Tickets


    Lyricists Lounge Open Mic

    Evening of Authentic Vibes

    Friday Jan. 19th, 8pm-11pm, Open Mic is back at Bahadi's Chicken and Lounge in Pflugerville. Poets, Singers, Hip-Hop Artist welcomed! No Cover and come Enjoy the Food and Good words!

    BLACK PANTHER -Private Screening

    Movie Event of our Generation

    SOLD OUT - Thursday Feb 15th, Experience the first Major Super Hero Movie with an all Black Cast with us.

    We will have a Happy Hour at Bahadi's Lounge from 5:30-7:30pm, with DJ AC in the Mix. Then head right to the Movie.

    EncoreATX Road Trip! - NBA 76ers vs Spurs

    Watch the Game Live with Us.

    Friday Jan 26th 6pm - We are taking a road trip to see the young talented Philly Sixers take on the San Antonio Spurs. We will carpool and Tixs for the game are only $30! Limited Space.

    Text/call 817.403.7281 To secure your spot.


    ATX Largest Urban Event

    The 13th Annual Urban Music Fest returns March 30th, 31st to Auditorium Shores in beautiful Downtown Austin with a Great-Line Up!

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  • Featured Artists

    Feb. 11th Showcase Lineup

    DJ Donte

    Your Favorite DJ

    UT graduate and member Kappa Alpha Psi fraternity, Donte is a veteran on the tables. He is a maestro on the 1's and 2's, keeping the party jumping and maintaining the right vibe at all times.

    Tree G

    The Romance of Austin

    Tree G Music is an electric vocal Powerhouse sure to command any stage she graces. Her Musical and Poetic gifts have allowed her to open up for National artists such as Ledisi, Frankie Beverly and Maze, Keith Sweat, Mario and Nikki Giovanni. She is an Entertainer, an Activist and the Romance of Austin giving music lovers permission to love themselves and treat others with compassion. Tree G is the Co-host and Resident Singer at Encore.

    Brandon Thornton

    National SpokenWord Artist/Host-Creator of Encore ATX

    Brandon Thornton has been writing and performing poetry since 2007. He started on the open mic scene in St. Louis, MO and quickly began taking his talents on the road to become a nationally renowned spoken word artist. His high energy stage performances are know for completely engaging the crowd and taking them on a poetical journey. Brandon has performed in 30 States, at over 100 colleges and universities, and has produced 4 poetry Cds and a Dvd. He recently release his first book entitled Male-Nourished: Food for Thought from a Man's Perspective, a collection of eclectic writings that are sure to inspire emotion, critical thought, and the occasional laughter. Brandon is the visionary behind Encore, a live music and poetry event that attracts 400+ in attendance. Encore also promotes and facilitates Upscale Urban events in the Austin Metro area. Aside from his passion for poetry, he recently earned his M.S. in Mathematics and is a Full-Time Mathematics Professor.

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