Get your cosmic-folk on this weekend as Domino Records recording artist Night Moves and Austin’s own Lord Buffalo perform live at Mohawk. We have two tickets to give away to one of you bearded jorts-wearing bastards. Click on the link for details.
Festival season has begun and we made sure not to miss out on Austin Psych Fest. Much like every festival, there’s always ups and downs. Check out our recap and photos from our crazy weekend at Carson Creek Ranch.
Austin’s own Obscured by Echoes will hit the stage at our Future of Indie showcase today! Imagine heavy psyche that triggers an acid flashback. They play second to last so make sure not to leave too early because you are going to want to get down with these locals.
Round 13 for The Flaming Lips. These Oklahoma natives are releasing their thirteenth studio album ‘The Terror’ on April 2. Don’t miss your chance to get a free non-album digital download on iTunes; pre-order your copy on January 29 for the deal.
Christian Bland is perhaps best known as the guitarist and founding member of local psychedelic favorites The Black Angels. But the prolific musician also participates in a handful of side projects, as well as running his own graphic design company. I spoke with Bland at a recent Christian Bland & The Revelators show. The group’s […]
On Saturday, June 23, Club Deville will be presenting SONOPSYCH featuring the best in Austin Psychedelia with an impressive lineup that includes: Flemish Giants, My Education and The Dry Season. This colorful array of musicians will paint several styles including post-psychedelic, classical and ambient. Showcase openers The Dry Season will take you on a head […]
Photo courtesy of Victor Yiu. 2012 marks the 10 year anniversary for progressive-psych rockers, The Boxing Lesson. At the turn of a new era, the band is looking at taking the initiative cultivating and mastering a new refined sound with a new attitude. For 2012, the band has already announced a new full-length album for […]
Review by Brett Thorne. Photos by Kristie Bocanegra. Emo’s was a sad site on Wednesday. By all appearances the place was hopping just like any other show on any other night but under the surface everyone was thinking the same sad thought: I wish RX Bandits would stick together and stay on the road. When […]
Austin Psych Fest 4 showed that “psychedelic” doesn’t have to refer to only one sound or style or look. Whether it’s the pummeling noise and attitude of A Place to Bury Strangers, the throwback Mellotron/Chamberlin revival of ___ or the hip-hop flavored prog freakouts of Zechs Marquise, the Psych Fest had it and the fans […]
Austin indie-psych rockers, The Boxing Lesson, just released a new music video for their latest single of their album Fur State, “Three”. It’s their first non-animated video from the group in a few years. “Three” an upbeat electronic song and the video shows us running around Austin dressed as cats having fun with acoustic guitars, […]
Out of the minds of Javier Zuker, Fabian Picciano and Leonardo Lopatin, sprouted Poncho. No, they did not design a clothing garment, but created an electric rock band that emerged from the indie scene in Buenos Aires. The Argentinean trio recently released their newest album Ponchototal, produced by British DJ Justin Robertson, who also lent […]
Review by Eugenia Vela. Fur State’s cover art shows the state of Texas in a tiger fur pattern. First-time listeners of The Boxing Lesson would see their latest album’s cover and think for a minute that they’re about to embark upon a psychedelic journey. They are in a way—but Fur State won’t provide listeners with […]