Shonen Knife proved they’re as sharp as ever at Austin’s Red 7 music venue.
Peelander-Z joined forces with Electric Eel Shock and Anamanaguchi to see bassist, Peelander Red, off in style.
The four members of Mono were more than halfway through their set at Austin’s Mohawk on Saturday when I observed a curious behavior from one of the audience members. It happened during a transition from one epic, sweeping composition to … Read More »
I’m falling. There’s no stopping it though my brain throttles through options that would keep me upright. There are none. Not now. I’m not ancient, but compared to most of the other moshing maniacs in the pit, I’m well beyond … Read More »
AUSTIN, TX—Peelander-Z is anything but shy about their love for the live music capital of the world. Though based in NYC, the band has relied on Austin-based Chicken Ranch Records to produce their last three albums (P-TV-Z, Super DX Hits, … Read More »
By quitting time on the last Friday of SXSW 2012, the influx of Austin’s employed barely registers a drop in the pulsating crowd already clogging her streets and bars. So as I double-time it over to Elysium, I hardly notice … Read More »
Just a few songs into the set, Toquiwa’s vocalist grabbed the mic, fanned her throat and said in a Japanese accent that could only be described as adorable, “I’m thirsty. I need a beer.”
Lagitagida, one of several Japanese bands you should be stoked to see during the SXSW music conference. In the most recent episode of Nihongaku Radio, I attempted to cram in as many of the Japanese bands playing SXSW as I … Read More »