Hinds

The Melodic Tree’s Weekly Playlist

1. Garden – Hinds

2. Pineapple Girl – Mister Heavenly

3. La La La – Hoops

4. Hideout – Triptide

5. Parking Lots – Plums

6. Salt – Summer Daze

7. Manastra – Summer Salt

8. Orpheus Under the Influence – Buttertones

9. Problems – Hala

10. Sneakers (Sneaky Thing) – Franky Flowers

11. American Spirits – Inner Wave

12. Windowpane – Mild High Club

13. Radar – Moving Panoramas

14. Chameleon World – Jerry Paper

15. Just Like Tropica-L – Soft Powers

16. Suki and Me – Alex Calder

17. Gutter Girl – Hot Flash Heat Wave

18. Sandy Kim – Acid Ghost

19. Forever Dumb – Surf Curse

20. Love Forever – The Babe Rainbow

Austin festival Sound on Sound announces inaugural lineup

Graham Williams, who is the founder of Austin’s beloved Fun Fun Fun Fest, split recently from Transmission Events, the concert-promoting company behind Fun Fun Fun Fest, and he began a new company called Margin Walker. Fun Fun Fun Fest may or may not happen this year still. But Williams began a new festival called Sound On Sound and it has practically taken over the Fun Fun Fun. The first Sound On Sound festival is going to be at Austin’s Sherwood Forest Faire 11/4-6, and it’s got an all-over-the-place lineup including Beach House, Phantogram, Run The Jewels, Big Boi, Purity Ring, Descendents, and local Austinites Explosions In The Sky. Check out the full lineup below.

Beach House
Explosions In The Sky
Phantogram
Run The Jewels
Big Boi
Purity Ring
Descendents
Courtney Barnett
Death Grips
Young Thug
Thursday
Mac DeMarco
Wale
Guided By Voices
FLAG
Charles Bradley And His Extrordinaires
Boys Noize
A-Trak
FIDLAR
The Dead Milkmen
Youth Of Today
STRKFKR
Jagwar Ma
Carcass
Thee Oh Sees
Wild Nothing
Aesop Rock
Cursive
Touché Amoré
Bob Mould
Dillinger Escape Plan
Girls Against Boys
Baroness
Thundercat
Empress Of
Car Seat Headrest
Shannon And The Clams
Hinds
Metz
Protomartyr
Baio
Recover
Bully
Diarrhea Planet
Alex G
The Range
Pouya
Turnstile
Denzel Curry
Monkeywrench
Kero Kero Bonito
Beach Slang
Good Riddance
Old Man Gloom
The Relationship (Brian Bell of Weezer)
Into It. Over It.
Diet Cig
White Lung
Youth Code
Planes Mistaken For Stars
War On Women
Open Mike Eagle
American Sharks
Hardproof
Radioactivity
Boyfrndz
Calliope Musicals
Magna Carda
Night Drive
Moving Panoramas
Leopold & His Fiction
Boombaptist
P-Tek
Piñata Protest
Orthy
Anya
Die Young
Emily Wolfe
Illustrations
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That is a great lineup! Head over here for all the relevant details.

The Melodic Tree’s Weekly Playlist

1. Your Best American Girl – Mitski

2. Love Is a Losing Game – Amy Winehouse

3. Not in Luv – QUARTERBACKS

4. Bamboo – Hinds

5. Avant Gardener – Courtney Barnett

6. Wanted You – Twin Peaks

7. Berlin 1971 – Shorts

8. Sleep Deprivation – Glycerine Queens

9. Interesting Thing No. 2 – Posse

10. Going Forth – Axxa/Abraxas

11. Pretend U Are Free – Vertical Scratchers

12. Sandstorm – Popstrangers

13. Pedestrian Support League – Street Chant

14. Lichtung – Grayson Gilmour

15. Here She Comes – Ghost Wave

16. New Jacket – Literature

17. Second Skin – Zen Mantra

18. Honey Do – Beverly

19. Lights Are Low – Robert Scott

20. Something That Feels Bad Is… – Haunted Hearts

SXSW Music announces initial lineup

SXSW Music will take over Austin next year from March 15-20. Today, the initial lineup of participating artists has been announced.

Crystal Castles, Micachu and the Shapes, Alex G, Mr Muthafuckin eXquire, Yuck, Beverly, Downtown Boys, Har Mar Superstar, Guerilla Toss, Hinds, Joan of Arc, Into It. Over It., Jahkoy Prince Rama, and Pure Bathing Culture are among the artists that have been announced. It has also been announced that Talib Kweli will participate on a panel named “What It Means to Start a Label in the Digital Age.” Find the current lineup here.