Posts Tagged ‘indie’

Cute is What We Aim For

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This week, thousands of bands will be crisscrossing the Metroplex on their way to and from the annual SXSW Music Festival in Austin.


J Versus K

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Arlington indie rockers J Versus K played their first show last May.



The Burning Hotels

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The Burning Hotels often get compared to The Killers. But the local quartet does the disco-rock darlings somewhat differently, chiefly by stressing melancholy over angry arrogance and by stripping glam of its cocksure poses to ...


Someone Still Loves You Boris Yeltsin

Listen Up
Somewhere amid the musical handiwork of Elliott Smith, Weezer, and The Shins, you’ll find a similarly inspired, indie-ish-for-life, guitar-based Missouri quartet sporting a cheeky moniker in tribute to the first president of ...



Valhalla

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Most rock bands develop respect not by fancy book-learnin’ but by playing holes-in-the-wall for peanuts.