About the Project

Local Memory is an ongoing public history project presenting a cultural geography of music performance in Austin, Texas.


  • Michael Schmidt, Editorial Lead
  • Brian Jones, Technical Lead


  • Rae Mondo, Audio Editor
  • Andrew Schmidt, Audio Engineer
  • John Watson, Developer, Research Assistant

Local Memory: A History of Music in Austin is supported in part by Texas Folklife and a grant from the City of Austin Cultural Arts Division.