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We do a lot of video at Republic of Austin. From music to food to interviews with random Austin folks, here are a few of our favorites:

“Machete-wielding Danny Trejo attacks a coconut on Austin’s East Side.”

In this RoA exclusive, Ari gets Danny Trejo to cut open a coconut with a machete. You’re next, Arizona! [See the full post with Machete actor Danny Trejo]

“Take an enchanted hike with Austin chanteuse Celeste Griffin from blues-folk band Monarchs.”

Chris goes on a hike with Austin chanteuse Celeste Griffin from soul-folk band Monarchs. She also sings a track off her upcoming album. [Check the full post with Monarchs lead singer Celeste Griffin]

“Austin electro-dance band GOBI’s new EP The Poltergeist Arcade is a cosmic mind trip.”

Chris takes a look at The Poltergeist Arcade, the new EP from Austin electro-dance band GOBI. See why he feels like he’s been i-dosed. [Check out the full post with Austin electro band GOBI]

“Academy Award-nominated Austinite Susan Tyrrell talks about sex, art and gangsta rap.”

Chris talks to academy award nominated actress Susan Tyrrell about her sexually-themed art work. [Read the full post with Susan Tyrrell]

“Austin Brit-rock band STEREO IS A LIE will blow your eardrums.”

Chris chats with Glynn Wedgewood, lead singer of Austin Brit-rock band STEREO IS A LIE about the new album. [Read the full post with Glynn from STEREO IS A LIE]

“24 Diner-Austin’s Newest Late Night Restaurant-Will Make You Fat.”

Rachel and Chris hit up 24 Diner, Austin’s newest Late-Night Restaurant. Find out what they thought. And then there’s drunken attack on a plate of Chili Cheese Fries. [Read the full post and review of Austin's 24 Diner]

“Video Tour of the New Austin City Limits Studio and Chat with KLRU’s Bill Stotesbery”

Chris gets a private tour of the new Austin City Limits Studio. While there, he chats with Bill Stotesbery about the move of the beloved studio. [Learn more about the new ACL Studio space]

“Try the Döner Kebab at Austin’s Kebabalicious Food Trailer And Your Head Might Explode!”

Chris and Rachel hit up Austin Food Trailer Kebabalicious after a night on the town. While there, they find out what other customers think about the döner (a Turkish-style wrap) PLUS dancing! [Read the full post and review of Austin's Food Trailer Kebabalicious]

“A Trip to the Austin Farmers Market with Chef with La Condesa’s Chef Rene Ortiz and Chef Laura Sawicki”

Chris heads downtown to meet La Condesa’s Head Chef Rene Ortiz and Party Chef Laura Sawicki. While there, they hang out with a few of the local farmers who supply La Condesa with local meats and vegetables, and talk to them about knowing about your food. [Read the full post on our trip to the Austin Farmers Market.]

“Tailgating a UT Longhorn Football Game with CoolinAustin”

Chris, Ari and Jasmine tailgate a UT Football Game with CoolinAustin’s Rob Heidrick and hang at Royal’s Lounge. CAUTION: This video may make u drunk! [Read the full post on tailgating a Longhorn Football game.]

“Trip to Marfa for El Cosmico Weekend 2009″

Chris and Ari head out to Marfa for the El Cosmico Festival and Open House Weekend. While there, they interview artist Julie Speed, tour the El Paisano Hotel where the cast of “Giant” stayed, and attended the legendary baseball game between the Austin Texas Playboys and the Marfa Yonke Gallos. [Read the full  post on our trip to Marfa for El Cosmico Weekend.]

“Austin City Limits Fest 2009: Bicycle Culture”

Chris talks to Mellow Johnny’s Bike Shop about bicycle culture at ACL Fest 2009. There are also great shots of the massive bicycle parking at the music festival. [Read the full post on Bike Culture at ACL Fest 2009.]

“Austin City Limits Fest 2009: Daily Review Videos”

Chris and Ari hit up Zilker Park for three days of music at ACL Fest 2009. Relive their experience through the videos. Features excerpts from performances by Phoenix, Thievery Corporation, !!!, Bon Iver, Grizzly Bear, Mos Def and Passion Pit. [Read the full posts on ACL Fest 2009 Day 1 Review, ACL Fest 2009 Day 2 Review, and ACL Fest 2009 Day 3 Review]

“Bubbles and Boots Party at the Long Center: Sippin Champagne with Debbie Sheffield”

Jasmine and Chris hit up the Texas Hill Country Wine and Food Festival’s Bubbles and Boots party, and sip champagne with Debbie Sheffield. [Read the full post on Bubbles and Boots with Debbie Sheffield]

“Sugar Mama’s Bakeshop Birthday Party and Pie Eating Contest: Yeah, It Got Messy.”

Chris and Rachel visit Sugar Mama’s Bakehouse for their Birthday Party and Pie Eating Contest. Chris enters the contest. Gluttony ensues. [Read the full post on Sugar Mama's Bakeshop's Pie Eating Contest]

“August 6th, 2009: Sights, Sounds and People First Thursday on South Congress”

Chris, Jasmine and Rachel head down to SoCo for August’s 1st Thurs. They stop at Bird’s Barbershop for a few drinks, talk to the Squirrel Lady of Town Lake and meet several Austin musicians. [Read the full post on August 2009's First Thursday on South Congress.]

“Talking Fashion with Doyle & Debbie at the Long Center”

Chris visits Doyle & Debbie backstage at the Long Center and talks Country Western Fashion. Check out the video to see just how funny this duo is. [Read the full post on Doyle & Debbie.]

“July 15th, 2009: Dos Equis Most Interesting Academy Castle Party”

While at the Most Interesting Academy Party, Chris eats bugs, skydives and parties to Z-Trip.

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