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Holiday Wish Lists 2002
Presents for public service
"...much-needed tax relief. We hope these Public Service Wish Lists help bring out your inner St. Nick...."

Dec. 27, 2002 Features Feature

SXSW Unloads Headliners
Avett Brothers, Weezer, Wu-Tang Clan plus 134 more
"...Combing through South by Southwest’s last eight band lists totaling some 1,593 artists, we’ve asked ourselves, “Where’s..."

Feb. 24, 2017 Music Post by Kevin Curtin

International Acts at SXSW

March 7, 1997 Music Feature by Michael Bertin

99 Austin Acts at SXSW Music
Support the home team!
"...– facial and tonsorial – and fuzz of most bands saddled with that descriptor. The difference is, tempos are..."

March 16, 2018 Music Feature

"...calm down. So what if there are over 700 bands playing this year's South by Southwest conference? You are..."

March 14, 1997 Music Feature

Orbiting SXSW
Return of the Secaucus 7? Try the arrival of a SXSW septet: Dana Falconberry, Shakey Graves, The Eastern Sea, My Jerusalem, Black Pistol Fire, The Preservation, and The Boxing Lesson.
"...the two dozen local acts appearing on the initial band lists from SXSW down to a lucky seven, acts..."

March 1, 2013 Music Feature by Raoul Hernandez

Peter Hook: Life in a Northern Town
Joy Division/New Order bassist resurrects two classic LPs
"...a case of “very more-ish.” He and his new band the Light perform tonight at the Belmont...."

Sept. 17, 2013 Music Post by Richard Whittaker

SXSW List No. 5
NOFX, Leon Russell, and Trae Tha Truth join Iggy Pop
"...Pop. The leathery punk visionary tests out his new band with Queens of the Stone Age leader Josh Homme..."

Jan. 29, 2016 Music Post by Kevin Curtin

Kid Powers
Charlie Belle kicks up some Magnetic Fields buzz
"...Local kid wonders Jendayi and Gyasi Bonds of the band Charlie Belle got a shout-out in USA Today Tuesday..."

Sept. 23, 2011 Screens Post by Cindy Widner

The rush of events is a horror. This is the key.
"...from 1,000 years ago – 2007 – seven last lists of everything happening all at once, seven entries each...."

Jan. 3, 2008 Music Post by Raoul Hernandez

The Trees
Online music trading that "leaves" the RIAA and music industry in the underbrush.
"...cyberspace and devoid of record-company intervention. In music communities, listservs (electronic mailing lists on a particular topic), and Web..."

Oct. 3, 2003 Music Feature by Margaret Moser

Life, Death, and Shoofly Pie
Chatting with the Gourds' rabid online fan base, family through thick and BAD.
"...One week before his death, he discussed with the band taking over the Gourds' mail orders; he and Joyce..."

Sept. 13, 2002 Music Feature by Margaret Moser

The Death of Rock & Roll
Top 10s: Year, Decade, Eternity
" Nineties, into sharp relief; turns out "modern rock" playlists were as stale as those of "classic rock" stations...."

Jan. 7, 2000 Music Feature by Raoul Hernandez

Our readers talk back.
"...see through the charade of hypocrisy perpetrated by the band of renegades from the Constitution that operate out of..."

May 23, 2003 Column

Live Through This!
The Semi-Annual Rock & Roll Round-up
"...unmemorable Poppy Z. Brite's writing can be once she abandons her neo-goth horrorshow roots in favor of non-fiction muckraking...."

Dec. 5, 1997 Books Feature

SXSW Rolls Out Sixth List
Deap Vally, Broncho, Chicano Batman, Peter Lewis and 122 more
"...Five more weekly lists – and likely some late-breaking headliner announcements – await...."

Feb. 3, 2017 Music Post by Kevin Curtin

Friday Picks
SXSW picks & sleepers
"...BBC narrate a documentary about the Festival, they proved bands get signed here. Warner Bros. offered them a deal..."

March 18, 2005 Music Feature

SXSW Announces Film Lineup
Edgar Wright's Baby Driver, Ben Wheatley's Free Fire, and more
" wait another week for the Midnighters and shorts lists). The Headliners category drops three big additions, with a..."

Jan. 31, 2017 SXSW Post by Richard Whittaker

99th Floor
Austin Psych Fest boldly goes where no local music trip's gone before.
"...Psych Fest now takes full flight with a three-day international bill to rival Chaos in Tejas and Fun Fun..."

April 26, 2013 Music Feature by Raoul Hernandez

Our readers talk back.
"...worth of collections, shouldn't somebody cry foul? Indeed, the International Council of Museums' Code of Ethics states that such..."

March 21, 2003 Column

The Kings of Monterrey
Hanging out in Monterrey with a passel of up-and-coming Mexican rockers
"...a cheese sandwich back in the frozen-food section. The band's other vocalist, Beno, is lost in a music magazine,..."

June 16, 2000 Music Feature by Melissa Sattley

Thursday Picks
SXSW picks & sleepers
"...It's the cockeyed covers. – Margaret MoserTWO HIGH STRING BAND8pm, Opal Divine's Freehouse Austin bluegrass trio Two High String..."

March 18, 2005 Music Feature

SXSW Picks & Sleepers
Picks & Sleepers
"...Chicago singer-songwriter may have appeared on more 2004 artists-to-watch lists than anybody playing this SXSW. For good reason: Last..."

March 19, 2004 Music Feature

SXSW Picks and Sleepers
"...Hancock; twang-bangers the Derailers; and Austin's answer to the Band, the Gourds. Now take it easy on the libations,..."

March 14, 2003 Music Feature

They Got the Beat
Living the pop life in Austin
"...funky rock juggernaut spearheaded by Bob Schneider and current Band of the Year Vallejo, the number of local pop..."

May 4, 2001 Music Feature by Christopher Gray

Candy Store Rock
Ten Years Gone
" was nice to know that for a touring band to get from New York to California they had..."

Aug. 6, 1999 Music Feature by Jason Cohen

1999 SXSW Music Festival
"...this was status quo. Unlike so many "modern rock" bands, Spoon delivers the goods live, and last year's dynamic..."

March 19, 1999 Music Feature

Dancing About Architecture
Grab the End of the Poll
"...the acts that are turning up on the showcase lists. On the family side, Loudon Wainwright's son Rufus Wainwright..."

Jan. 30, 1998 Music Column

Tuesday's Gone
On your marks, get set, Tuesday SXSW showcases!
"...things. After releasing five country rock albums with his band Wagons, Henry takes the solo international route with his..."

March 8, 2013 Music Feature by Raoul Hernandez

Off the Record
Commemorating the 20-year anniversary of the Saxon Pub and talking business with Kalu James and ME Television
"...Saturday, June 12, and Gary P. Nunn's Lost Gonzo Band on Tuesday, June 15. The club's also raising funds..."

June 11, 2010 Music Column by Austin Powell

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