Polaroids from SXSW 2013
Our photographer Ashley Stanford is out in Austin covering SXSW with her trusty Instax camera, hassling bands for portraits. We'll keep this updated over the week with new shots.
Ra Ra Riot
Tango in the Attic
Half Moon Run
Cole (Diiv) & Brad (Oberhofer)
All Tomorrow's Parties festival is one of my favourite events, but there were a few things that worried me about this one. Would Jeff Mangum be able to pull together a bill and a performance that would reflect his brief but stunning legacy from his Neutral Milk Hotel? Also, after this event was postponed from last December amid rumours of financial difficulties, would the festival itself deliver the same experience as previous years? [read more]
It seems Deerhunter bid farewell to ATP in spectacular fashion over the weekend, with early reports suggesting the band were on top form (when do they ever dissapoint?). Whilst it wasn't strictly the final UK festival for the company (December's events will singal the end) - Cox and co. certainly made it a weekend to remember. [read more]