March 23, 2009: Deep Blues Festival & SXSW
Twin Cities News:
-- In preparation for the Deep Blues Festival, Nine Bullets has A Night in the Box's 2008 set available for download.
-- The Austin Chronicle reviews P.O.S.' Never Better, Roxwel has a video interview with the emcee & Culture Bully has a video of P.O.S. covering Pearl Jam's "Why Go."
-- Download Peter Parker's Get Loud Vol. 1 mixtape featuring Muja Messiah, P.O.S. & St. Paul Slim.
-- Amplifier Magazine profiles These Modern Socks.
-- Psych Skull profiles Gay Witch Abortion.
-- Test Pilots profiles Best Friends Forever.
-- The Wall Street Journal dissects Prince's upcoming releases.
-- Solid Gold, Mayda & Maria Isa on the Star Tribune's Pick Six.
-- Culture Bully reviews Bonnie "Prince" Billy's show at the Walker's McGuire Theater.
-- Decider takes a look at Semisonic's back catalog.
-- Uptown Sound reviews Mike Mictlan & Lazerbeak's Hand Over Fist.
-- Read Junk reviews Dillinger Four's Civil War.
-- SXSW coverage: P.O.S. (New York Times / Muzzle of Bees / MPR), Haley Bonar (DFW), Rhymesayers Showcase (MN Daily) & Solid Gold (Music Mule).
Local Concert Highlights:
-- Lady Gaga, the White Tie Affair, Chester French & the Cinema Bizarre @ Fine Line Music Cafe
Lady Gaga: (Official) (MySpace) (Wikipedia)
The White Tie Affair: (Official) (MySpace) (Wikipedia)
Chester French: (Official) (MySpace) (Wikipedia)
The Cinema Bizarre: (Official) (MySpace) (Wikipedia)
-- Athletes in Slacks, Nyteowl & Norton Fortune @ Kitty Cat Club
Athletes in Slacks: (MySpace)
Daily Audio Downloads:
-- Don Diablo feat. Example "Instant Replay" (mp3)
-- Girls "Lust For Life" (mp3)
-- Nyteowl "A Romantic Life (Extended Mix)" (mp3)
-- Peelander-Z "Ninja High Schooool" (mp3)
-- Viva Voce "Drown Them Out" (mp3)