5 Shows to See This Week

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An immigrant, God forbid!
Monday, November 23
The Migrant, El Campo, Parallelephants

With coffee shop-tender songs about ponies, The Migrant – a Danish immigrant – picks back up with his Austin crew to help empower his folksy delivery. Purveyors of the new school of high and lonesome harmonies, claw-picking banjo and a steel guitar smooth as molasses, El Campo have 'rassled '90s emo to the dirt and raised it back up in Wranglers – spitting dip and getting all sentimental out on the oil rig. Parallelephants look like Ikea employees playing music for shopping in Ikea. 9pm, Paper Tiger, 2410 N. St. Mary's St.



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