SXSW 2013 2013-03-12
Jim James Louisville KY4.83 3.06 The frontman for My Morning Jacket, Jim James is a fascinating performer who loves music, loves his audience, and loves to do cool things.
Alt-J Leeds UK-ENGLAND4.82 3.64 Mercury prize winners for best album of 2012. Haunting vocals, stripped down intrumentation, fresh indie music
Rhye Los Angeles CA4.80 2.12 Chill, well-produced, R&B tunes from a male duo. Singer sounds very much like a sexy Sade female voice.
Portugal. the Man Portland OR4.75 4.30 Hippie-spirited, fun and rockin' groovy indie rock
Little Daylight New York NY4.71 0.90 Pop-synth with sweet and sugary female vocals.
NO CEREMONY/// Manchester UK-ENGLAND4.67 0.68 Mysterious electronic with big, danceable beats
The Joy Formidable Wrexham UK-WALES4.67 2.70 great live rock, with rad lead lady who has huge eyes
Lord Huron Los Angeles CA4.67 2.85 Sometimes energetic, sometimes chill, Ben Schneider's project of folky-indie rock is always beautiful
Passion Pit Boston MA4.67 3.85 The guys that really started this indie-pop trend are back playing one free show. Fun upbeat stuff.