Category Archives: SXSW 2012

SXSW 2012 Photos

Incomplete, but chronological. Words later… Deadman @ Lucy’s Fried Chicken Alejandro Escovedo @ Lucy’s Fried Chicken Attwenger @ The Hideout Apparat Band @ Haven Otis Gibbs @ Lucy’s Fried Chicken Lee Fields & The Expressions @ ND Crooks @ The … Continue reading

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SXSW 2012 – Playlist 8

A few more acts – both showcase an unofficial shows. The links below will take you to more details about SXSW appearances. A late arrival on Wednesday, then hotel and badge, should put me at the Guitartown/Conqueroo Showcase @ Dogwoods just … Continue reading

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SXSW 2012 – Playlist 7

A mix of showcase and unofficial acts. Tom VandenAvond plays the The 5th Annual Hillgrass Bluebilly XSXSW, which is now two days and nights (Friday and Saturday). I’ve included some other acts on previous playlists. Horse Opera, Roger Wallace, and JWW … Continue reading

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SXSW 2012 – Playlist 6

Really, there is nothing here I would not be happy to see. Given venue, time, conflicts… Only a few I have seen before and one high on my list is the country, gospel sound of Deadman. Lauderdale, another excellent band … Continue reading

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SXSW 2012 – Playlist 5

Ok, still pressed for time and many bands still to look into, but here’s a set filled with a lot of acts I’m eager to see. Including: • Chuck Ragan. Check out the outstanding “Covering Ground” from last year. • … Continue reading

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SXSW 2012 – Playlist 3

The general timbre for SXSW over the years has been a lot of Americana, country, roots, folk, with bursts of noise. For that, the more primal and stripped down the better. And the occasional foray into the hyped fray. And foreign … Continue reading

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SXSW 2012 – Playlist 2

Two more additions to the SXSW 2012 band listing over the past few weeks and lots of great stuff including Howler from Minneapolis to kick things off. This installment starts in the garage and moves to the country for the … Continue reading

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SXSW 2012 – Playlist 1

And so it begins. SXSW 2012. The first band listing is up. My 10th trip. The plan is the same. Condition the ears, listen to everything. Slice and dice based on sound, venue, distance, and time. And authenticity. Not a … Continue reading

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