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SXSW 2015

This was a year of many firsts for me at the South By Southwest Music Festival in Austin, Texas. For the first time in 12 years, I didn’t get a wristband, didn’t attend the entire week of events, and didn’t have any friends join me for the week of music madness. 1,868 more words


2015: Looking Good So Far

It is not secret that 2014 was, for me, an uninspiring year for music. But my feelings toward the first three months of 2015 couldn’t be more different, everywhere I turn something seems to catch my ear. 1,227 more words


SXSW - Auditorium Shores

This evening’s SXSW experience was found at Auditorium Shores. I really like the new layout for this park as a concert venue. It was a first class experience. 7 more words


Merge Records Night Nominated for MiLB Promo of the Year

At the end of every season the good folks over at MiLB.com roll out their nominations for the “MiLBYs,” honoring the best plays, top moments, and promotions in Minor League Baseball. 351 more words

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Still Shredding | A quarter century on, Superchunk stays vital

“I’m not comparing ourselves to William Faulkner at all. I’m just saying what works, works.”

Free Times | October 8, 2014

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