Weekend Recs: 06.02 — 04


The museum’s bimonthly art party is showcasing its summer exhibition, “About Face: Portraiture as Subject,” this Friday. Fittingly, the night will include portrait artists, art with live models and music from Austin band Not in the Face.

WHAT: Blanton Museum B Scene
WHEN: Friday, June 3 at 6 p.m.
WHERE: Blanton Museum

The UT radio station is kicking off the summer with its annual music show on Friday. The set list includes Low Times, Final Exam, Springs, Os Ovni and The Nouns.

WHAT: 91.7FM KVRX Summer Concert Series
WHEN: Friday, June 3 at 8 p.m.
WHERE: Spider House, 2908 Fruth St.

Closing out its series of music party with spinning beats from Prince Klassen and DJ Orion, production group Knuckle Rumbler is amping up its final party with snow machines, photo booths and hookah. Guests are encouraged to wear black or blue.

WHAT: Southern Violator: Depeche Mode vs Ludacris
WHEN: Saturday, June 4 at 9 p.m.
WHERE: Scoot Inn, 1308 East 4th St.

The eight-time Grammy award-winning jazz group The Manhattan Transfer is closing the Austin Symphony’s 100th concert season with their swinging, jazzy renditions of “Tuxedo Junction” and “Java Jive.

WHAT: The Manhattan Transfer
WHEN: Saturday, June 4 at 8:00p.m.
WHERE: Palmer Events Center
How Much: $30-45