Is the Austin music economy doomed?

So you think your city is experiencing an economic slowdown? Try being a working musician in Austin, so-called “Live Music Capital of the World.” In a recent issue, the Austin Chronicle’s Andy Langer profiles the demise of the Austin music scene due to sky-high rent, declining interest, and the takeover of 6th Street culture by what amounts to yuppies and their shot bars. We found it interesting. Check it out.