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Califone Plays “Funeral Singers” At SXSW Lawn Party

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Here’s a video of CALIFONE playing “Funeral Singers” at the Other Music/ Babelgum/ Dig for Fire lawn party at SXSW. It’s a beautiful day and the band sounds great! Check it out HERE.

IFC Captures Phosphorescent Footage at SXSW

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PHOSPHORESCENT previewed a few new songs from the forthcoming LP Here’s To Taking It Easy at SXSW last week, but also dipped into the back catalogue a bit. The Independent Film Channel was there to capture the performance of “At Death, A Proclamation,” from 2007′s Pride. Watch the video HERE.

Video Of THESE ARE POWERS Performance At The Dig For Fire SXSW Lawn Party Emerges

As they would say in the sporting world, Chicago/Brooklyn art-dance-punk trio THESE ARE POWERS “left it all on field” in each of the group’s many electric, throbbing performances at the festival. A video of the These Are Powers at the Dig For Fire SXSW Lawn Party is now available at Babelgum.com. Check out the video by clicking right HERE.

Meanwhile, These Are Powers have several shows lined up over the next couple months, including an appearance at Canada’s NXNE music festival. Check out all the dates by heading HERE.

Dead Oceans Teams With YouTube To Capture SXSW Magic

At SXSW 2009, Dead Oceans, Secretly Canadian and Jagjaguwar partnered with YouTube to capture the many stunning performances at their Thursday showcase blowout at The Mohawk. To peep all the videos, go to http://www.youtube.com/sxsw and click on the “Musical Performances” option. Check back there daily as new performances are added.

For a quick, sweet taste of what’s in store for you, go HEREto peep Mt. St. Helens Vietnam Band in a blazing performance of “En Fuego.”

EVANGELICALS Pre-SXSW Austin Adventures Detailed In Tour Blog

Arriving in Austin days before the official start of SXSW, EVANGELICALS played a total rager at The Mohawk on Monday. And all was well until later that evening, when…well, Evangelicals’ bassist Kyle Davis describes the scene in his tour blog:

“That’s where trouble started. I fell asleep and missed a good portion of it (thankfully) but the dudes decided to head to south Austin to find a hotel room. By the time they arrived there, they were so tired that Todd volunteered to sleep outdoors—it was mild and comfortable weather—with his sleeping back and pillow while the rest of us crashed in the van.

When I awoke, a terrible comotion was afoot. Apparently, the spot Todd handpicked had also been paw-picked by…”

Read the end to this cliff-hanger by going to Kyle’s blog HERE.

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todays shows

Califone
Long Beach, CA - Living Room Show  w/ Boxhead Ensemble

Destroyer
Happy Valley, OR - Pickathon

Julianna Barwick
Happy Valley, OR - Pickathon

Phosphorescent
Chicago, IL - Lollapalooza Aftershow @ Double Door  w/ PAPA

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Columbus, OH - The Basement

The Donkeys
Happy Valley, OR - Pickathon

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Happy Valley, OR - Pickathon Festival Woods Stage

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