Tune into KUTX 98.9 FM at 9PM CST to hear Meanswell perform in Studio 1A. The band will be performing this Friday night at Mohawk Austin for FREE WEEK.
Pennyfest Australia 2018 will be held on Saturday February 17th at The Grace Darling Hotel in Melbourne. Stay tuned for the lineup which will be announced within the coming week.
Do512 have compiled their "Best Of'" lists for 2017 which includes Meanwell's music video for their self titled single. You can check out the video if you haven't already including all the best of's for the year that was.
B-Sides & Badlands, an online music blog gave us a good in-depth review of Darkbird's latest music video for their single "Bad Self"
"The five piece are erratically genius, reveling in the shadowed, burnt corners of humanity and tearing down expectations brick by brick. “There’s a light outside the dark,” lead vocalist Kelly Barnes lurches across crackled, foaming guitar splits"
Read the full review right here!
Chill Russell stopped in to perform for Sofar Sounds in New York a few months ago whilst they we're on their East Coast tour promoting their latest 7" vinyl release. You can check out a song from the bands performance in the window above.
Online music publication Impose Magazine have done a feature for Austin's Darkbird who recently released a music video for their single "Bad Self". This is the bands second music video directed by local filmmaker John Valley. Check it out if you haven't already and see what Impose had to say about it...
John Laird at 101x Homegrown has included Darkbird's single "Bad Self" to this weeks playlist for 'Best Local Releases for 2017'. Listen to the complete podcast from last nights show in the window above.
Australian music publication Forte' Magazine have the Exclusive Premiere for the The Elliott's newest single "Whatever Get's You There". This is the first single taken from the bands forthcoming album which will be released in 2018. Check out the video (above) and read the full article right HERE!
Austin publication the Austin Chronicle are here with the Exclusive Premiere of the new music video from Darkbird. The single "Bad Self" is the second part to their 7" vinyl which was released earlier this year.
"The “Bad Self” visuals zero in on Darkbird’s exuberant stage ritual, wherein its extroverted front woman sweats her makeup into Rorschach-like smears as the song grows more intense"
Check out the video (above) and the kind words said by the Austin Chronicle right (here)
Online music publication Playlistplay captured some of the finest moments of Scott Collins' My Old Home Tour. Check out the Gallery + Portraits of Scott's time in Kansas City, Missouri thanks to Anna Selle and the team at Playlistplay.
Scott Collins stopped into WPGU 107.1 Radio in Champaign, Illinois whilst on tour promoting his latest single "My Old Home (Chicago)". Scott is nearing the completion of his two week run of the east coast and traveling back through the mid-west towards his hometown in Austin, Texas.
Scott Collins dropped into WTUL 91.5FM in New Orleans for an interview and performance whilst on tour. He talked about his upcoming tour dates, latest record and what's next in-store for the one-man-band.
Keep up with Scott's tour dates at www.scottcollinsproject.com
Scott Collins stopped into WDVX 89.9 FM in Knoxville, Tennessee to perform on the "Blue Plate Special" LIVE on air. Scott is currently on an East Coast tour promoting his newest single "My Old Home (Chicago)" taken from his EP "Let's Start Here" which was released earlier this year.
DIY Mag gave their recap of Mondo.NYC which included some positive words about Austin rockers Chill Russell.
"Their psych-inflected sound might owe nods to The Beach Boys and The Strokes, but in truth, they’re not a million miles away from chart-bothering beasts The Black Keys"
Read all about it HERE!
Online music publication Playlistplay caught up with Chill Russell whilst they were on tour last month. The bands lead singer Chase Matkin gave a detailed recollection of the tour and what life was like on the road.
"We are somewhere in America trying to define ourselves"
Read the full interview right HERE!
Kevin Manship from Austin rock band Meanswell caught up with The Cosmic Clash, an Austin based music blog in a video interview to chat about the bands evolving from The Gents to what we can expect to see in the months ahead. Watch the full interview in the window above.
Chill Russell stopped by WSRN Studios at Swarthmore College in Philadelphia whilst they were on tour earlier this month for a performance and interview. The Phoenix, Swarthmore's independent campus newspaper had a chat with the guys about their tour and all things Chill Russell.
“If you grow up anywhere in Texas, then you know Austin the place to go to start a music career,”
Read the full interview HERE!
Kevin Manship the lead singer & guitarist of Austin rock band Meanswell had a chat with Brandynn from online publication Flesh & Bone about the band, the new music video and how it all started.
"The idea for “Meanswell” is a contraction of “means well.” I was going through a terribly stressful time and had recently had a falling out with my girlfriend. I was totally heartbroken and tried writing to help compartmentalize some of my thoughts and realized I kept saying, “I meant well,” and realized that it wasn't okay to only mean well in a situation like that, you have to go above and beyond for the people you love"
Read the full interview HERE!
Chill Russell stopped by FOX 7 Austin to perform on "Good Day Austin" ahead of their vinyl release show this Friday. The band performed their two new singles "Know What I Need" and "Answers" both of which make up their 7" vinyl which will be available for purchase physically and digitally from this Friday October 27th.
Check out their performance from today's show in the window above.
Austin based online music blog OVRLD has premiered the two new singles from Austin indie rockers Chill Russell ahead of their vinyl release tomorrow night at Stubbs.
“Know What I Need” might be landing in October but it’s got all the markings of a beach party hit, with a ramshackle rhythm and bouncy guitar riffs backing up some spurned romantic vocals. All it takes is one listen and you’ll be having your own little beach party bingo session in your apartment, fall weather be damned.
Read the full review and listen to the new singles right HERE