SXSW 2014


Unofficial SXSW 2014: The Triggermen @ Metropolis Apartments

A trio of “degenerate party-rappers,” raged home-town with an energetic set at some oddity of an apartment complex out East called The Metropolis. Place yourself in the back lot basketball court of a multi faceted, jungle […]

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Unofficial SXSW 2014: SW/MM/NG @ Lux Museum House Show

If SXSW wanted to just belly up and corporate explode in a bazooka confetti spray of Gaga emblazoned Doritos, really, y’all can go and do that festival peoples, ‘cause the energy of Joe Local’s bedroom […]

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Unofficial SXSW 2014: Jonah Tolchin @ Licha’s Cantina

A well-worn house, last occupancy being a museum of grungy homage to typewriters, now spot-on with the outdoor embrace of a porch rocking, umbrella strewn, yard lounging beer garden. Jonah Tolchin is set up outdoors. […]

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Unofficial SXSW 2014: Cherry Glazerr @ Burger Records’ House Party

Here’s a brand of LA palm-tree cool shag punk you may have missed in a blur of heroin chic Tumblr posts. We did, anyhow. Walking into the western hills of an old money ‘hood house […]

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Unofficial SXSW 2014: Hurray For The Riff Raff @ Hotel San Jose

South by San Jose – a parking lot transformed into an outdoor oasis, free and open to everyone. Booze and bands. Pop up vendor tents. This corner stage of music tucks itself in the midst […]

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Unofficial SXSW 2014: Lust-Cats of the Gutters @ East Side Bikinis

The glorious part about the ring around Austin that divides the official and the unofficial – that we affectionally refer to as the fringe – as waxed on yesterday, is not having to explain a party […]

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Unofficial SXSW 2014: The Colourist @ Cedar Street

Ah first day in Austin – sunshine, tacos, tuneage – a glorious trifecta for those of us with winter on the bones. Coming straight from the polar vortex that’s plagued the top half of the country, […]

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Unofficial SXSW 2014: Jason Anderson @ the Chain Drive

Many a time it’s possible to strike out on the fringe of things unofficially SXSW – shitty PA here, broken down van on the way to there, or worse yet, a band so newb they […]

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