• What is Prototype?

    Prototype is a new and electrifying artist showcase fusing sultry Neo-Soul and R&B with captivating Spoken Word in a premiere intimate


    Every show features a new lineup of regional and national singers and poets.

    DJ Dontizl spins all the dope Hip-Hop and R&B gems from the old and new. Distinguished Soundz brings that raw live band sound. There is also a different live painter featured at every show.

    Since the launch of the Prototype series in September of 2016, each show has seen no less than 350+ people with 600+ in attendance for the
    February show.

    Prototype has taken the culture of urban Austin by storm by fulfilling a space for quality urban programming. There is a definite shift happening in Austin with all the love and support!

    The next show is April 29th at The Belmont.