Music Tech Mashup Kicks Off This Weekend with Questlove, Paul Oakenfold, White Denim, Nané, Eric Tessmer, Vibe Vessel and More

Empire Control Room and Garage are still going through with the Music Tech Mashup event which will kick off today, March 13th.  

Per The Red River Cultural District, “We take the public health and safety of our customers, staff, venue staff, and artists we book extremely seriously and will continue to be guided by City and County officials to determine if changes to our events are necessary. We are following all guidelines outlined by local public health officials who have determined there is no need to stop the music at this time.” 

The Music Tech Mashup is a showcase filled with music, speakers, tech demos, dranks, sports, fitness, mindfulness, art and food. Below is the line-up for the 3 day event:

The event is 21+  and is free with RSVP until 7pm. To RSVP please visit: Empire Control Room & Garage is located at 606 East 7th Street, Austin, TX 78701. For more information please visit:

About Red River Cultural District’s #BandingTogetherATX:

The Red River Cultural District* is Banding Together with the Austin live music community to support the venues, artists, hospitality and production workers, businesses and organizations that rely on increased patronage during SXSW to survive.  Your donations will help provide financial relief to those in the Austin live music community that have been negatively impacted by the cancellation of SXSW. To donate please visit:

They are actively working to put artists on replacement showcases. If you are a musician, event sponsor, or agent please fill out the form HERE.

The Red River Cultural District is a network of devoted community members including live music venues  Barracuda, Beerland, Cheer Up Charlies, Empire, Elysium, Empire Control Room & Garage, Mala Vida, Mohawk, Scratchhouse, Stubb’s, Swan Dive, Valhalla and The Venue ATX, along with promoters Heard Presents, Margin Walker Presents, C3, Austin-based software startup Prism.FM, and a growing list of businesses and individuals.  The Red River Cultural District is a 501c3 local nonprofit organization whose mission is dedicated to preserving our authentic Texas live music heritage through your support. All donations are tax-deductible.


Source: Red River Cultural District, Empire