Faster Than Sound

Rachel Rascoe reports on Austin's music community
12 entries
Faster Than Sound: What Sparked Joy at SXSW Music
Faster Than Sound: What Sparked Joy at SXSW Music
Marie Kondo-ing my Festival experience, with scooters and shooters in the giveaway pile

Rachel Rascoe, Music, March 21, 2019

Faster Than Sound: Cracking the SXSW Music Algorithm
Faster Than Sound: Cracking the SXSW Music Algorithm
If my phone broke and clickbait subsided, where would bring me joy at SXSW?

Rachel Rascoe, Music, March 13, 2019

Faster Than Sound: 15 SXSW Buzz Bands to Cure Millennial Burnout
Faster Than Sound: 15 SXSW Buzz Bands to Cure Millennial Burnout
By legs, Lyft, or Lime scooter, get to the following 15 acts

Rachel Rascoe, Music, March 7, 2019

Faster Than Sound: KVRX Launches the Largest College Radio Festival
Faster Than Sound: KVRX Launches the Largest College Radio Festival
KVRX station manager Gab Soong starts the largest ever student-run radio fest, national phone theft ring uncovered from ACL Fest, and Big Thief’s Buck Meek settles down outside the city

Rachel Rascoe, Music, Feb. 28, 2019

Faster Than Sound: Austin Music Industry Awards Grow Into Emo’s
Faster Than Sound: Austin Music Industry Awards Grow Into Emo’s
Berkshire Hounds back a piano-smashing good time, non-Spring Break SXSW needs more volunteers, and Bayonne brings his piano home

Rachel Rascoe, Music, Feb. 21, 2019

Faster Than Sound: Multidimensional Production Team Musically Reimagines <i>Fantastic Planet</i>
Faster Than Sound: Multidimensional Production Team Musically Reimagines Fantastic Planet
Lifted Traces rescores classic films, Harlem re-emerges locally with Oh Boy, and more

Rachel Rascoe, Music, Feb. 14, 2019

Faster Than Sound: Spider House Ballroom Will Cease Live Entertainment
Faster Than Sound: Spider House Ballroom Will Cease Live Entertainment
Longtime local venue converts to arcade bar following co-owner misconduct allegations, code violations, and artist payment delays

Rachel Rascoe, Music, Feb. 7, 2019

Faster Than Sound: I’m Just Not Into Labels
Faster Than Sound: I’m Just Not Into Labels
CD Baby brings DIY Musician Conference to Austin, Sidewinder won’t be ready for SXSW, and PledgeMusic withholds Fastball campaign funds

Rachel Rascoe, Music, Jan. 31, 2019

Faster Than Sound: City on the Fence Regarding Red River’s Homeless Problem
Faster Than Sound: City on the Fence Regarding Red River’s Homeless Problem
Red River merchants push to finally enclose dangerous alley with 10-foot fence, electro-pop diva p1nkstar touches down at Fuego ATX, and more

Rachel Rascoe, Music, Jan. 24, 2019

Faster Than Sound: Music Lab Explores Consolidation
Faster Than Sound: Music Lab Explores Consolidation
Rehearsal space’s Oltorf location posted for sale; Hi, How Are You Day draws the Flaming Lips; and Esme Barrera tribute launches Girls Rock El Paso

Rachel Rascoe, Music, Jan. 17, 2019

Faster Than Sound: Pop Goes the Arts District
Faster Than Sound: Pop Goes the Arts District
Fight over an empty lot near Riverside Drive intensifies, Xetas’ Kana Harris will open Bluebonnet Records in Lockhart, and Why Bonnie get a peachy opening gig

Rachel Rascoe, Music, Jan. 10, 2019

Faster Than Sound: A Tale of Two Red River Fests
Faster Than Sound: A Tale of Two Red River Fests
Free Week and This Is Austin, Not That Great share Red River

Rachel Rascoe, Music, Jan. 3, 2019

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