SXSW

Mar 162012
 
Music Notes: Black Keys, Bruce Springsteen, Billy Corgan

Patrick Carney says “perfectly sequenced, perfectly written, perfectly performed by machines;” while Billy Corgan thinks “Posers have taken over the world”. Meanwhile, back in Austin, the Boss reflects on rock and roll history.

Mar 152012
 
Mumford & Sons play for the Prez

A state dinner welcoming the British Prime Minister featured live music from both US and UK leaders’ countries. PM Cameron brought Mumford & Sons, while President Obama invited John Legend to perform.

Mar 162011
 
SXSW Surprises

SXSW has barely even started and the early birds are getting the worms with surprise appearances from Jack White and the Foo Fighters.