Posts Tagged ‘ACL’

RADIOHEAD, MUMFORD & SONS, KENDRICK LAMAR, LCD SOUNDSYSTEM, MAJOR LAZER AND KYGO TO HEADLINE AUSTIN CITY LIMITS MUSIC FESTIVAL’S 15TH ANNIVERSARY WILLIE NELSON, CHRIS STAPLETON, THE CHAINSMOKERS, FLUME, M83, HAIM, LL COOL J, KACEY MUSGRAVES, ANDERSON .PAAK & THE FREE NATIONALS, MARGO PRICE AND MORE ROUND OUT HIGHLY DIV…

– Photo by Eliot Lee Hazel – Interpol have confirmed an extensive North American fall tour in support of their new album ‘El Pintor,’ (Sept. 9, Matador), including shows at Austin City Limits and a hometown show at NYC’s Terminal 5 (Nov. 24). Tickets will be available for pre-order on July 14 (12pm EST). Last week Inte…

South Side Ballroom (Dallas, TX) TAME IMPALA WITH THE NATIONAL – Words by Austin Reed / Photos by James Villa – I wouldn’t consider myself to be any sort of validated contributor to pop culture at all. Hundreds of thousands of other people do that. At best, I’m an observer. All I can do is watch as the world’s cultural…

Trees (Dallas, TX) – Words by Jordan Buford / Photos by James Villa – The Los Angeles based family band Haim, which is comprised of sisters Este, Danielle and Alana Haim, as been around for a while. About seven years to be exact, though the sisters focused on other things during that time, from college to other musical…

– By Austin Reed – In the span of music history, indie music has always carried with it a myriad of stereotypes, the most universal of which being that music is considered indie because not everyone understands it. Which is true. However, it should be noted in the same breath that indie music itself is special because…

– By Austin Reed – A very peculiar thing happened to the musical landscape during the summer of 2010. Dance music was devolving in front of our very eyes. Dub step had regressed into something that sounded much more harmful than pleasing—as if the point of the bass line was to cause a rift in the earth. Be it a byprodu…

– By Austin Reed – Say what you will about the virtues of rock and roll. Say that it stands apart from other genres because of the malleable properties that effortlessly blend the best of every genre that surrounds it. Say it’s progressive because it provides a no-holds-barred creative outlet for some of the most obscu…