SXSW Roundup Day 1: Pvris, Idgy Dean, Ellie Herring, Gurr

We are in Austin again, for the fourth time. Things have changed a little bit in the 31st year of the festival. A new logo with fresher colors (we appreciate the departure from primary green for the music badge), new rules for event access and the music track is one[…]

glamglare at SXSW 2017

While listening through the long list of artists to play this year’s SXSW Music festival, we identified many favorites we had featured one way or the other on glamglare already. We are very much looking forward to seeing the following acts (and many more!) live: !!!, Alex Cameron, Au/Ra, Banks, CAPPA, Carnival Youth, Chain Wallet, China, Close Talker, Courtesy Tier, Dead[…]

SONG PICK: Mt. Wolf – The Electric

“The Electric” is the glorious new single by English three-piece Mt. Wolf. What we came to know and love of Mt. Wolf, the beautifully dark vocals and the mesmerizing, brooding vibe, is once again prominent in “The Electric” too. Listen to the gorgeous “The Electric”, our Song Pick of the Day: Mt.[…]

SONG PICK: Me Not You – Relief

Our Song Pick of the Day, “Relief” is about how a humiliating experience can turn things for the better. In case of Me Not You singer Nikki it was being kicked out of Catholic school. I’m sure her family wasn’t delighted, but “In a sense it’s a relief”. That scene[…]

PHOTOS: FEWS Ignite the Stages at Latitude 30 and Beerland (SXSW)

Saving “the best” for last? Truth is, I have seen so many fantastic live acts in Austin this year, and can’t possibly pick a favorite, but I can say that much, that FEWS are very high on my personal list of memorable performances and stand-out shows. With “The Zoo” and “100 Goosebumps“, FEWS have released[…]