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Spring 2024: Hip-Hop Shows in Austin TX 

Here is a list of upcoming hip-hop in Austin TX for late March 2024 going into April.

March 20th. Beatcase + Bermudez at dadaLab. 7pm-11pm. A diverse lineup of beats and lyrics with trippy visuals.









Suggested $2 at the door, $5 drinks.

March 20th. Rapocalypse 2 at Parlor Room. 7pm. Free show.

The Rapocalypse is upon us and a hoard of elite emcees are heading to the epicenter for a night of catastrophic bars. 

March 23rd. Delilah's Front Porch. 5pm-12am. $5.

Live rap sets, open mic, vendors, art & more.









Tickets start at $5. Check out performer Shaad The Beast's post for more ticket info.

March 29th. Laffs N Lyrics at Delilah's Front Porch. 8-11pm. $10.

Come see the best of Austin's rappers and comics at this monthly showcase.












Tickets are $10 and you can get them here.

April 12th. Fresh Fridaze at Independence Brewing Co. 8pm. Free show.

College of Hip-Hop Knowledge keeps the hip-hop party going all night long with the best local talent. 

It's on the 2nd Friday of the month and always a free show. 

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Follow CHHK and Fresh Fridaze accounts on Instagram for more updates.

April 12th. Lighters Up! at Flamingo Cantina. 8pm. $15.

Planet Asia, Dub Equis, Green Buddha, DJ Notion + Stormshadow & Low Brow Purist.

Get tickets at the door or at Flamingo Cantina's website.

April 13th. Speaker Bump Hip-Hop Fest at Far Out Lounge. 6pm. $20.

Celebrate “Ben Buck Day” in Austin with Ben's first annual hip-hop fest. 

Top performers from across the country are on the lineup, including Homeboy Sandman.











GA tickets start at $20 and you can get them here.

April 20th. Keep Austin Hippie. 5pm. $10.

A star studded lineup set to help you celebrate the 4/20 holiday.











April 21st. The Rolling Stoners Tour at Coral Snake. 8pm. $10.

Pat Ron, Concept and other Texas hip-hoppers stop by Austin on their regional tour. 

The Rolling Stoners Tour in Austin at The Coral Snake

Tickets are $10 and you can get them here. 

April 26th. Hype Mic at Delilah's Front Porch. 6pm.

Live comedy, rap sets, DJ.









April 27th. Emerge ATX Graffiti Art Show at Cloud Tree Studios. 6pm. $10.

Graffiti artists, DJ's, MC's and Breakdancing. Features Myka 9 of Freestyle Fellowship, Mindz of a Different Kind, and DJ Notion.

Emerge - ATX Graffiti Art Show Tickets, Sat, Apr 27, 2024 at 6:00 PM |  Eventbrite

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DJ Monikkrome Opens 4/20 Variety Set With Stoner Anthems & Classic Hits  

DJ Monikkrome…

An open format DJ in Austin TX…

Kicked off the evening for The Lake Show's 4/20 spectacular on South 1st St.

Thrown by local event promoter, Lake Mic ATX.

They have a local open mic night for comedians and musicians on Tuesday nights.

The thunderstorms caused some minor hiccups…

But it wasn't enough to drown out the rock band, Paper Machete.

The group can rock your face off…

They can also play quieter intimate songs just as well.

Other musical acts included Freeze Frame & Kirk…

A duo that plays an eclectic mix of guitar and intense rap.

They have a weekly radio show on KOOP 91.7 called The Stopped Clock. 

They tell sci-fi stories with their signature musical style.

“Cosmic music, broadening tales, and humorous skits bring to life the jagged edges of the imagined universe.”

It reminds me of mysterious “alien-like” places, like Marfa out in West Texas.

The show is every Wednesday from 6-7 pm.

Enjoy replays of their show here.

The Lake Show on 4/20 lineup also included musician Neil Dorsey…

And local comedians, Derek Dimpfl, Hunter Carney, and Pat Duggan.

Issue 5 of the Austin print magazine, Sidecar Junkaroo, was on display…

And I enjoyed flipping through the interviews, art, and comedy pieces. 

Last but not least, enjoy the full DJ Monikkrome set below…

Full of hits throughout the decades and stoner anthems.

Simply hit the play button.

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