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A Weekly Guide To Your New Obsession: The Present, Dive, and DAMU

Artist: The Present Listen: “Sunbeam” From: New York, US Label: Self-released Sounds like: Freak folk/ Experimental Reason to listen: Rusty Santo, one third of The Present has produced some of my favourite albums ever including Animal Collective’s Sung Tongs, Panda … Continue reading

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Bands to See at SXSW: Clock Opera

Who: Clock Opera What: Electronic music Why: They remix all my indie faves – Feist, Metronomy, Au Revoir Simone, Architecture in Helsinki, Everything Everything, etc. So you know they have good taste. When: Saturday, March 17 9:00PM Label: Island More: … Continue reading

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Films to see at SXSW: V/H/S dir. David Bruckner, Ti West, Joe Swanberg, Glenn McQuaid, Adam Wingard, and Radio Silence

By Leah Shore FILM: V/H/S DIRECTORS: Directed by David Bruckner (The Signal), Ti West (The House of the Devil, The Innkeepers), Joe Swanberg (Silver Bullets, Hannah Take the Stairs), Glenn McQuaid (I Sell the Dead), Adam Wingard (You’re Next, A … Continue reading

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Films To See At SXSW: Seeking Asian Female dir. Debbie Lum

Film: Seeking Asian Female Director: Debbie Lum Where:1120 South Lamar Boulevard / Austin, TX 78704 When: Tuesday, March 13 1:15PM and Wednesday, March 14 6:45PM Why: An older white man from California with ‘yellow fever’ marries a younger woman from … Continue reading

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Films to See at SXSW – Charles Bradley: Soul of America dir. Poull Brien

Film: Charles Bradley: Soul of America Director: Poull Brien When/Where: Friday March 9th @9pm – Alamo Ritz 2 320 East 6th St Austin TX 78701 Saturday March 10th @1:45pm – Violet Crown 2 434 W 2nd St Austin, TX 78701 … Continue reading

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Sundance Feature: The House I Live In dir. Eugene Jarecki

By Sarah Hillman Director and documentary filmmaker Eugene Jarecki (Why We Fight, Move Your Money) returned to Sundance once again this year and left a Grand Jury Prize Winner. His feature doc, The House I Live In, tackles America’s War … Continue reading

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A Weekly Guide To Your New Obsession: Hannah Cohen, Kuedo, Hookworms

By Sarah Besnard Artist: Hannah Cohen Listen: “Child Bride” From: New York Label: Bella Union Sounds like: Extremely soulful, polished, indie-folk. This song in particular features emotional lyrics and vocals over swelling strings and guitar. Reason to listen: You won’t … Continue reading

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