SXSW

WYBC goes to South by Southwest 2013.


Wednesday, March 13
Ume and Cloud Nothings at the Mohawk

Steven Zwick kicks off our reviews of live shows at SXSW with his take on gritty Austin trio Ume and intense indie rockers Cloud Nothings.

SXSW

WYBC goes to South by Southwest 2013.


Monday, March 11
WYBCxSXSW Day 1

The first of many daily updates from WYBC’s SXSW delegation…

Columns

Tuesday, March 5
Crate Diggin': “The Significance of Sampling”

Sam Frampton waxes poetic on vinyl, sampling, and their role in hip-hop.     My best friend from home recently resolved to “get into beatmaking.”  Naturally, I fired a few technical questions at him.  In essence, I asked him how he planned to accomplish such a mammoth task.  He declared that first of all, he…

Columns

Tuesday, March 5
Tea and a Biscuit: “All Hail King Charles!”

A different week. A different Brit.   There are few things in life that I like better than British artists who sing in their native accents. As a Brit myself, I might be slightly biased, but the accent is such a great one that it would seem silly to waste its obvious allure by swapping…

Reviews

Thursday, February 28
Album Review: Running “Amok” in Place

Comparisons to Radiohead are inevitable when listening to “Amok,” the long-awaited debut album from Thom Yorke-fronted supergroup Atoms for Peace. They’re inevitable, and for that reason, justified. It’s impossible for Yorke’s solo work to step out of Radiohead’s monolithic shadow, but this is less a testament to our myopia than to the sheer scale of his…

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