SXSW 2019 2019-03-11

1

Art School Girlfriend Wrexham UK-WALES

5.00 0.00 Every lyric sung by the vocalist against the subtle percussion and synths is effortlessly pulled off with reserved emotion. This is dark.
2

BIRTHH Florence ITALY

4.80 2.80 Hushed, dark and emotional, singer-songwriter Alice Bisi creates layered, moody pop songs. Similar to bands like Daughter.
3

FEMME London UK ENGLAND

4.67 2.75 Synth Pop not unlike Charli XCX and Elliphant who she's toured with in the past. EP 2.0 released in 2018 is indie pop dance-tastic.
4

Talos Cork IRELAND

4.67 0.00 Grandiose and dramatic yet playful electro pop with a powerful vocal from Irishman Eoin French
5

Joshua Burnside Belfast, UK-N. IRELAND

4.50 0.00 Folk-rock with a Josh Ritter meets Andrew Bird vibe. Some songs are playful string-textured jams while others are emotional folk mini-sagas.
6

My Life as Ali Thomas Bangkok THAILAND

4.50 0.00 Indie rock mixed with a bit of that folk fun we had in naughts with big drums and acoustic breaks.
7

Amanda Palmer Boston MA

4.33 0.00 Amanda Fucking Palmer does piano-driven rock cabaret with a purpose. Every song this half of the Dresden Dolls creates is more dramatic than the last one.
8

HÆLOS London UK-ENGLAND

4.25 2.95 Atmospheric and moody electro-pop with male/female vocal harmonies. Somewhat similar to Massive Attack.
9

Flint Eastwood Detroit MI

4.00 0.00 Big beat danceable synth-pop with female vocals. She likes hats.
10

The Beths Auckland NEW ZEALAND

4.00 0.00 This pop-rock 4-piece creates well-crafted jams without taking themselves too seriously.