The Weeks chat with BRM on touring, tattoos and “what’s next”

  The Weeks break it down with Gyasi Kirtley @ SXSW in Austin, Texas. The Weeks new album “Dear Bo Jackson” drops this April on Serpents & Snakes Records. Stay updated on the band, tour dates and new music via their website. http://theweeksmusic.tumblr.com/    Read More

Earl Sweatshirt releases new video ” Whoa”

Earl Sweatshirt is back. His new video “Whoa” is… unexplainable. Featuring Tyler The Creator, the video features Earl, Odd Future and a MILF ballerina in an abandon car lot. “Whoa” is right. His LP is set to release later this year via Tan Cressida/Columbia, but as we wait Sweatshirt has a few shows lined up at SXSW.   3/13/13 – Life or Death PR Showcase – Scoot Inn – 1308 E 4th Street –... Read More

“THE WARNER SOUND CAPTURED BY NIKON” @ SXSW

  Warner Brothers presents “THE WARNER SOUND CAPTURED BY NIKON” @ SXSW.  The three day event features the like of  Paramore, The Flaming Lips and Macklemore  & Ryan Lewis Check the full lineup below: EVENING SCHEDULE All evening shows are open to badge-holders TUESDAY, MARCH 12TH (DOORS @ 7PM) Macklemore & Ryan Lewis 12:10 – 1am Action Bronson 11:25 – 11:55pm Rockie Fresh 10:35 – 11:15pm Icona Pop... Read More

The Flaming Lips announce tour dates and movie premiere

The Flaming Lips play SXSW this year and have a huge surprise up their sleeves.  ”A Year In The Life Of Wayne’s Phone” will make it’s world premiere March 13th, at 9:15. The film, shot entirely on Wayne’s iPhone will screen at the Alamo Ritz Theater with a Q& A with Wayne afterwards. Once Austin is out the way, the band makes their way  to Brazil for Lollapalooza, with festivals in Brooklyn, Paris... Read More

Breakbot goes on North American tour with new album April 9th

Breakbot heads to Austin Texas before his highly anticipated 10 day- North American tour. The French DJ will be spinning at parties for Vice, MTV and Pandora during the festival, and afterwards heads off to his first stop of Montreal, Canada, March 14th. If thats not enough, Breakbot’s long awaited “physical” release of his album By Your Side hits selfes April 9th. The album features vocals from Irfane, Ruckazoid, and Bjorn... Read More

The Myspace Comeback : Myspace announces secret show @ SXSW

Myspace, most of our “first” into the world of social networking, is back on the radar. Have you checked out the new layout ? Myspace has always been a platform for music, and in the spirit of SXSW,  is returning for their 5th year with a big surprise. Myspace Secret Show artists will be announced the day before the showcase, starting March 13th and when they mean “secret”, they mean secret. This is news directly... Read More

Top 20 Best of SXSW 2013: World’s Fair

World’s Fair shot by Brook Bobbins It’s said that the legendary World’s Fair event officially changed it’s name to “Expo” because of this group right here. We kid. But really, these “Kids from Queens” are sick. Why they make the cut ?  World’s Fair , the latest rap group to come out of Queens is quickly becoming the most talked about group on the scene, wearing their borough on their back... Read More

Top 20 Best of SXSW 2013 : Rockie Fresh

Chi towns finest Rockie Fresh has the mentality of a rockstar. Having working with names Rick Ross, Casey Veggies and Good Charlotte the question is, who hasn’t Rockie Fresh worked with ? and what can we expect next ? Why he makes the cut ? Signed to MayBack Music, Rockie Fresh is known for his “alternative-hip hop” style of music. Named Metromix’s “25 Hottest artist under 25″, Fresh has released 4 independent mixtapes,... Read More

Top 20 Best of SXSW 2013 : Phony Ppl

If you went to their performance at the Brooklyn Bowl then you already know Phony Ppl mean business, and we can’t stress this enough. Why do they make the cut ? Phony Ppl deserve all the props they are given. The 9 member band has been rocking the scene with their infectious rhythm since 08, and with the birth of “WTF is Phonyland” in 09 , have exploded on a worldwide scale – with no intentions to cease fire . The bands... Read More

Top 20 Best of SXSW 2013: Action Bronson

  There are three people we never want to cross in a dark alley way. Sonny LoSpecchio from A Bronx Tale Errol Barnes from Clockers Action Bronson from Flushing, Queens, NY. Why does he make the cut ?  Although we’re scared shit-less, we can’t help but be intrigued by his sporadic personality, and undeniable talent. Action Bronson has a way with words, and a way with visuals too. His current mixtape Rare Chandeliers, produced... Read More

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