It was cold. SXSW had just happened. But BROFEST went on at the Doublewide Sunday night, and was damn good. Gloria Levario was there to capture the 17 band, 2 stage phenomenon that included The Soft Pack, Dum Dum Girls, Those Darlins, and some weird, butchered lamb costume.
There is a lot going on in Austin. There's a music festival-thing? Have you heard? Well, this slide show focuses on the stuff going on down in the streets. The people. The craziness. Also bands like Warpaint. Photos by Spike Johnson and Nick Rallo.
While some of us at the Observer were shivering at the in fear of another concert after the titanic weekend of NX35, some fine folk were attending Surfer Blood at the Granada Theater. Mattie Stafford was one of those folks; check out her photos.
With just a few weeks to go before Texas Stadium's implosion scheduled for April 11, we took a tour of the old landmark to see how it's holding up in its final days. Read more on Unfair Park. Photos by Patrick Michels.
Underground is the kind of party you experience at the Fallout Lounge, and this weekend's monthly gathering of DJ Genova, Schwa & Killtron, captured by our very own Lek Brothers, was so very beneath ground. Also, the Leks' caught Sick Sauce: Matias Pecile, Floorplay & Matt Thompson spinning a...
Thank God It Was Friday. We're not sure if there was any R.E.M. sleep this weekend, but no matter--we saw every local band ever at NX35 in Denton this weekend. Whiskey Folk Ramblers. Sleep Whale. Ola Podrida. Wow. Check out the rest of our coverage: here.