2ND Street Soundcheck Beneficiary 

The 2nd Street District is proud to support the efforts of the Austin Music Foundation (AMF) through 2nd Street Soundcheck. Proceeds from 2nd Street Soundcheck will benefit this local nonprofit doing its part to strengthen and connect the local music community. 

Austin Music Foundation is a nonprofit whose mission is to strengthen and connect the local music community with innovative programs that empower music professionals and music businesses within Austin's creative economy. Austin Music Foundation offers free education specifically tailored to today's music business climate. With expert panels, consultations, mentoring and mixers, AMF's programs provide the necessary tools and opportunities to help the Austin music industry succeed.

Music professionals are like any other small business owners. They must possess an entrepreneurial perspective and a willingness to self-represent, self-manage, self-market and self-promote. Since 2002, AMF has helped over 20,000 musicians and music industry professionals and remains committed to ensuring that Austin's creative class and music industry thrive.