Sunday, March 25th, 2012
SXSW 2012 Night One A/V
– Mercurial and beloved Los Angeles singer-songwriter who’s come out of seclusion to prepare the for the release of (deep breath) The Idler Wheel is wiser than the Driver of the Screw, and Whipping Cords will serve you more than Ropes will ever do – or The Idler Wheel… to its friends – later this Summer. Advance word is that it should be ready around June but Apple fans know better than to expect timely delivery of her work.
Photos: Fiona Apple @ Stubb’s – March 14, 2012
Video: Fiona Apple – “Paper Bag”
Video: Fiona Apple – “O’ Sailor”
Video: Fiona Apple – “Parting Gift”
Video: Fiona Apple – “Limp”
Video: Fiona Apple – “Fast As You Can”
Video: Fiona Apple – “Never Is A Promise”
Video: Fiona Apple – “Criminal”
Video: Fiona Apple – “Sleep To Dream”
Video: Fiona Apple – “Shadowboxer”
– London trio who craft dark, ghostly and serrated folk led by singer-songwriter Elena Tonra. They’ve two EPs to their name and a full-length debut in the works. DIY has a feature on the band.
Dry The River
– The next great British arena-folk hope, with open-hearted earnestness and rafter-shaking anthems at the ready. Their debut Shallow Bed gets a North American release on April 17 and they’re at The Garrison on Tuesday, March 27, opening for Bowerbirds. They played a video session for Rolling Stone whilst in Austin and Get Hampshire has an interview about their taking on (North) America.
Photos: Dry The River @ Red Eyed Fly Patio – March 14, 2012
MP3: Dry The River – “New Ceremony”
Video: Dry The River – “No Rest”
Video: Dry The River – “Chambers & The Valves”
Video: Dry The River – “Weights & Measures”