Austin is one of the undisputed cornerstones of psychedelic music—just ask anyone who’s lived there. Be prepared, however, to sit through a dramatic recollection of “that one time” this person traded a beer for a hit of acid outside the storied Vulcan Gas Company waiting for hometown hero Roky Erickson to perform. It’s appropriate then that Levitation, a festival dedicated to extolling the virtues of mind altering substances, would take place in a city like Austin...Read More
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We've trawled the internet, our over-flooded email inboxes, and the streets of Austin to compile a list of our favourite artists performing here at SXSW this year...Read More
Here's some pretty pictures to set the good vibes...Read More
Thursday morning was not the sprightliest of awakenings to say the least... After we gathered our thoughts and composed ourselves, we were able to revel in the fact that we had just accomplished what we set out to (thanks to everyone involved who made our showcase possible)...
To this native Jersey girl, Texas was always the Wild Wild West (1. because I'm terrible at geography and 2. because I don't really understand cowboys). Moving to Austin without ever having been off the east coast, states-wise, wouldn't be the most obvious choice for the remotely sane...Read More
As we are currently planning our across-country trip to Austin, New Orleans, Nashville and New York, I thought it only fitting that I write about some music that has come our way because of our previous visit to Texas...Read More