Photos by Morgan Winston By: Geordon Wollner, Art Director LANY’s stop at The Sylvee on Friday, May 3 edged the trio closer to the halfway mark of their 7 month-long World Tour which began in Moscow back in February. This trip around the world runs coast to coast in North America, beginning in Miami and rightfully ending in Los Angeles at the end of June … Continue reading LANY Mend Hearts at the Sylvee
Photos by Morgan Winston By: Morgan Winston, Contributing Writer One of the best parts of a Hippo Campus show is its dependability. You can always expect a fun, upbeat night of indie rock. However, even though Friday’s show was already one of EMMIE’s most anticipated concerts of the semester, performances from both Samia and Hippo Campus blew our expectations out of the water. Samia set … Continue reading Hippo Campus + Samia Shake the Sylvee
By Nina Bosnjak, Contributing Writer SCORE: 7.6 Typical of well-established and Grammy-winning bands, Cage the Elephant seems to rely heavily on the sound they’ve been producing for years. While it’s not necessarily a bad thing to keep the same sound, Social Cues, their fifth studio album, is arguably the safest of the five they have released in terms of its sound, but even with that, … Continue reading Social Cues, Cage the Elephant
By Geordon Wollner, Art Director SCORE: 8.5 I was petrified, frozen. Not out of fear, but out of curiosity. Looking up from the crowd, I was shrouded by a manic and frenzied energy pacing wildly above me. It had manifested in the form of a single glance in my direction from Grian Chatten, FONTAINES D.C.’s harbinger of song and style. I wanted to move — … Continue reading Dogrel, FONTAINES D.C.
Tacos or Burritos? Cowboys or Pirates? Pop or Rock? We asked a few artists to make the ultimate decision during this special SXSW edition of This or That. Continue reading This or That: SXSW Edition