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6th Street, formerly named Pecan Street, is a historic street and entertainment district in Austin, Texas. East 6th Street is the center of the city's live music scene. Many bars, clubs, music venues, and shopping destinations are located on E. 6th Street between Congress Avenue and Interstate 35 and many offer live music seven days per week.E. 6th Street plays host to a wide variety of events each year, ranging from music and film festivals (such as South by Southwest) to biker rallies (such as The Republic of Texas Biker Rally) and the Pecan Street Festival.