SXSW 2015: Favorite Finds

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SXSW is both awesome and overwhelming.  With over 2,000 bands playing in hundreds of venues over a week in Austin, – what’s not to love?  Cutting to the chase, here were my favorites: (click band name to listen)

YEARS & YEARSYhE9s9Nj

IBEYI ibeyi-oya-river

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COURTNEY BARNETT00a91e37

LEON BRIDGESleon-bridges

JAMES BAYJames_Bay-color-17_3126971k

TWIN PEAKSTwin-Peaks

HINDS (FKA Deers)deers-main

New Stuff I Like 2015 Playlist

Happy Friday the 13th!  Looking for new music to kick off your weekend?  Check out my “new stuff I like 2015” Spotify playlist:

There’s some really great stuff here, and,  I’m excited to see some of these bands at SXSW next week!

Most of these artists have new albums either just out or set for release this year.  So take a listen and support your faves!

And, if you’re a musician with new stuff out this year – give me a shout and you just might land on this list.