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Dream Machine said shitty stuff, dropped from John Dwyer’s label

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

“Castle Face does not agree with the statements on ICE, immigration, feminism, and sexual assault and they are in no way representative of Castle Face or the other artists on the label.”

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Finding Philly in Austin: Catching up with nine local artists at SXSW

Source: The Key (WXPN)

Finding Philly in Austin: Catching up with nine local artists at SXSW

The Districts | Photo by Noah Silvestry for WXPN | silvestography.com

South by Southwest: the festival to end all festivals. That time of the year when the entire world takes over the city of Austin for a week of networking, tacos, and lanyard tans. But somewhere amidst the corporate clutter, in between the long lines outside sponsored showcases and under the litter of promotional flyers strewn across the main drag of Austin’s 6th street by week’s end, is that which makes SXSW so strange and wonderful: the thousands of independent artists who chose to play more sets in just ...

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House of Vans @ SXSW 2017 pics (Rocket from the Crypt, A$AP Rocky, The Cool Kids, more)

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Also: Saba, Noname, Denzel Curry, Black Lips, The Drums, and still more.

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FADER Fort @ SXSW 2017 pics (2 Chainz, A$AP Rocky, D.R.A.M., Young MA, more)

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Kodie Shane, Lil Yachty, Little Simz, Lizzo, Mase, Mike WiLL Made It, Noname, PnB Rock, PWR BTTM, Priests, Downtown Boys & more played.

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Lift to Experience reunited for SXSW (pics & videos)

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

The booming drums sounded nearly apocalyptic in Austin’s Central Presbyterian Church, guitar reverberated all the way up into the rafters, and Pearson’s vocals sounded like a preacher portending brimstone and hellfire.

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Ho99o9 got shut down two songs into their set IHeartComix SXSW Showcase (pics, video), touring this spring

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

The official IHeartComix SXSW showcase happened Wednesday night (3/15) at Clearport with sets from Frankie Rose, Sadie Dupuis’ Sad13 solo project, and a midnight set from New Jersey rap/hardcore act Ho99o9 whose intense set instantly sparked a mosh pit. Too intense, apparently…

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Spoon celebrated new LP ‘Hot Thoughts’ with three-show SXSW residency (pics, setlists, LP stream)

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Spoon’s ninth album, Hot Thoughts, is out today (3/17) which finds the band back on Matador Records for the first time since their debut. It find them in fine, feisty form…

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At the Drive In was the special guest at House of Vans SXSW (pics & videos)

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

At the Drive In were the special guests at last night’s House of Vans SXSW show at the Mohawk in Austin. Read on for pictures and videos from the packed show, which included new song “Governed by Contagions.”

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Jazz Cartier preps new LP ‘Fleurever’ (listen to “Tempted”), announces North American tour

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Following last year’s mixtape Hotel Paranoia, Toronto rapper Jazz Cartier has just released a new single, “Tempted” which will be the first single from his new record…

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BrooklynVegan Blog Radio on SiriusXMU: Playlist for March 15, 2017

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

This week’s show features tracks by Vagabon, PJ Harvey, Alex Lahey, Girlpool, Frankie Rose, Downtown Boys, Sleater-Kinney, Priests, St. Vincent, Angel Olsen and more.

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power-pop vets The Jigsaw Seen released new comp on Burger (listen), playing East Coast shows after SXSW

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Los Angeles band The Jigsaw Seen have been making chiming, crunchy power pop for nearly 30 years. If you dig XTC’s later, Beatlesque records but wish they had a little more kick, you should really check these guys out…

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NPR asks why Italian band were deported ++ more SXSW bands have been denied U.S. entry this year

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Last Friday, we read about the horrible ordeal Italian band Soviet Soviet went through while trying to enter the United States to play SXSW and some other shows. NPR looked more closely at the issue to find answers…

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BrooklynVegan/Sound on Sound SXSW Set Times (now with more OSHUN!)

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

If the snow is not stopping you from getting to Austin this week, RSVP now for the FREE BrooklynVegan / Sound on Sound SXSW parties at Cheer Up Charlies. Here are the set times:

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