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Thursday, November 13 2008

Voodoo Music Experience Festival

The Voodoo Experience brings national acts to New Orleans and highlights the city’s uniquely diverse music scene. Such is the ethos of the city: Anything goes, as long as there’s dancing.

Wednesday, November 12 2008

Where Music is Written, or Dapper LeChampagne’s Unraveling at Austin City Limits

Dapper was going to disintegrate today. He would see her during Band of Horses. She was wearing white. Her eyes were round and soft when they met his.

Friday, October 24 2008

Hideout Block Party

After the singer crowd surfed in a garbage can and the band relocated the drum set several times, the show culminated with the drummer hoisted up on his kick drum. It would be the standout performance amongst several bizarre performances of the weekend

Monday, September 22 2008

Americana Music Festival & Conference 2008: Day 4

Words by Karen Zarker and Pictures by Sarah Zupko.

Saturday, September 20 2008

Americana Music Festival & Conference 2008: Day 3

Words by Karen Zarker and Pictures by Sarah Zupko.

Friday, September 19 2008

Americana Music Festival & Conference 2008: Days 1 and 2

Words by Karen Zarker and Sarah Zupko and Pictures by Sarah Zupko.

Thursday, September 18 2008

Roots of American Music Festival

With artists ranging from 71 year-old Dr. G.B. Burt (playing only his second professional gig) to Patti Smith, the 25th Annual Roots of American Music Festival traced a line in the musical map from folk to punk.

Tuesday, September 9 2008

All Points West Music & Arts Festival

Anchored by Radiohead sets on the the festival's first two nights, the inaugural All Points West was a Thom Yorke fan's dream and a commuting nightmare.

Thursday, August 28 2008

New American Union Festival

Like the festival site -- an old steel mill that was raised and re-built upon -- each band attempted a similar brand of resuscitation, albeit of the musical variety.

Horses for Courses: Virgin Mobile Festival 2008, Part Two

Sandwiched between Lil Wayne’s lyrical wizardry and Kanye West’s globetrotting techno-populism, Bob Dylan gave one of the festival’s rare encores on a day when nearly every band deserved one.

Pitchfork Music Festival 2008 (Reviews) [18.Aug.08]
High Sierra Music Festival 2008 (Features) [7.Aug.08]
Siren Festival (Reviews) [6.Aug.08]
Bonnaroo 2008 - Sunday, 15 June (Notes from the Road) [16.Jun.08]
Memory of a Free Festival (Features) [15.Jun.08]
Bonnaroo 2008 - Saturday, 14 June (Notes from the Road) [15.Jun.08]
Bonnaroo 2008 - Friday, 13 June (Notes from the Road) [14.Jun.08]
Winter Music Conference 2008 (Features) [5.May.08]
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