The Gypsy Tea Room opted out of Friday night's New Music Festival, choosing instead to feature three non-Dallas acts, and the gamble mostly paid off. Then again, a lineup this good isn't exactly a "gamble." North Carolina's Rosebuds opened with an unexpected indie-rock recipe: three parts Britt Daniel and two parts Mates of State stirred into a heaping scoop of mod rock. Even if the result was shamelessly derivative, Ivan Howard's Daniel impersonation carried the catchy set very well, particularly when "Boys Love Girls" got the crowd to... More >>>