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Memories of SXSW ’16 – Summary

Memories of SXSW ’16 – Summary

Over the past week, we shared the stories of artists who attended SXSW last month. Fifty-three (53) musicians and bands told us about late nights, encountering the characters of Austin, broken vans, last-minute gigs, illnesses, Bill Murray, thunderstorms, sneaking into gigs, finding solace away from the chaos, attending frat parties that are just out of a movie, and, of course, […]

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Memories of SXSW ’16 – Artist Edition Part 3

Memories of SXSW ’16 – Artist Edition Part 3

We continue our Memories of SXSW ’16 – Artist Edition series with more great stories from five bands. If you missed the first two features, here are Part 1 and Part 2. But be sure to read these great stories, which everything from meeting Nardwuar to people-watching to Austin cuisine to a Starship Enterprise home. While perusing the stories, listen […]

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Weekend Showcase 2.09

Weekend Showcase 2.09

The playlists we’ve featured each week have been pretty special, but the one for the Weekend Showcase 2.09 just might be the best one yet. It features a wide-spectrum of music – indie rock and old school rock ‘n roll, indie-pop and electro-pop, alt-folk and traditional folk, shoegaze and psychedelic pop. Fifty-six (56) songs are on the playlist, featuring artists […]

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The Unofficial Guide to the Side Showcases at SXSW

The Unofficial Guide to the Side Showcases at SXSW

Last year we said it would be great to list bands that are just coming to SXSW to play numerous parties or shows that are not listed on the SXSW schedule of showcasing artists. This year we are sharing our top bands whom you won’t find on the SXSW schedule or on the SXSW website. There are numerous lists out […]

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Good English – “Good English”

Good English – “Good English”

I’ve been waiting for that one, “melt-your-face” album. A record that rocks hard from start to finish and that is just unrelenting in its intensity with the lyrics to match. In the previous two years, it didn’t take long as Eagulls and the band formerly known as Viet Cong released cataclysmic, debut albums in the first month of 2014 and […]

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Mundo 50: RevueFest II

Mundo 50: RevueFest II

A year ago when the numerous festivals were announcing their lineups, we were joking around and exchanging names on the artists and bands we would invite if we could curate our own event. This little brainstorming session resulted in us sharing RevueFest, our make-believe, three-day festival. Like what we aimed to do here, the focus was on those hidden gems […]

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Weekend Showcase 2.05

Weekend Showcase 2.05

It’s Valentine’s Day in most of the world, and some people may be searching for a playlist for the occasion. Well, we could say we have that, but we really don’t. Nope, the Weekend Showcase 2.05 edition just features great new music from the past week. Sure, there are some tunes on the playlist that could be considered one for […]

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Saturday Sampler for February 13th

Saturday Sampler for February 13th

On the eve of Valentine’s Day, the Saturday Sampler for February 13th presents a buffet of great new music, featuring ten artists from Australia, Canada, the UK, and the US. Get your fix of indie rock, riot grrl, a wide array of psychedelia, synth-pop, and some classic rock. Enjoy the weekend and take it to the next level with this […]

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