Music Put Us on the Map

Music is more than a hobby for Austinites. It's our roots. And it's our passion. This is a city filled with venues and musicians who truly make it The Live Music Capital of the World®. The Austin Music Office is here to make sure all visitors experience our music scene by marketing local music to travelers and working with groups to book local bands for their conventions, keynote luncheons and off-site receptions. After all, it wouldn't be a trip to Austin without live music. 

Hire Austin Musicians

The Austin Music Office works closely with groups looking to hire local Austin bands of every genre that fit every budget. With more than 2,000 musicians in Austin, we'll help you find one that sets the tone - or the stage - for a successful event. To get started, fill out the form on our Hire Austin Musicians page.


Visit Austin is dedicated to promoting live music all day, everyday. Discover resources that not only keep the Live Music Capital of the World® ticking, but healthy as well. Find venues looking to hire bands, local music publications and websites, organizations and ensembles, and local music foundations that help to benefit the hard working musicians who call Austin home. Learn more.

Contact Us

Have questions for our team? Get in touch with the Austin Music Office today!