SXSW 2010 Music Call Sheet Continued….
Worst Band Name To Google:
Aa (Brooklyn)- Try finding their website!
Cause Everything is Better in Iceland:
Olof Arnalds (Iceland)- ‘Cause she looks and sounds like a little Icelandic Pixie
Someone I Think I’d Like to See:
A Shoreline Dream (Denver)- Nice shoegazey band that gets extra points ’cause their Myspace status says “Dreaming of Austin” and they seem to really really like Radiohead.
Break of Reality (NYC) Their stuff sounds like it should have been in “Last Temptation of Christ”. Peter Gabriel approved!
Dappled Cities (Sydney)- They really sound like every other indie rock band, but I like it!
Michael Feinberg (NYC) Not sure which I love more, the NY Jewish accountant-like name or the sweet jazz that comes from his fingertips.
Malente (Germany)- FUNK IN THE JUNK!
Best Self-Proclaimed Ghettotech Band:
The Constellations (Atlanta)
Who Really Likes M. Ward and Dave Matthews? This Guy Does!
The Band Whose Album Cover Most Reminds Me of George Harrison’s “I Got My Mind Set on You” Music Video
Minature Tigers (Phoenix)
Maybe If I Was From Sweden I’d Be Hot Too:
Lowood (Sweden)- Dreamy pop
Adiam Dymott (Sweden)- Dreamy rock
Francis (Sweden)- Dreamy heartbreak
Movits! (Sweden)- Just dreamy
Pretty Sure is Actually Kings of Leon:
Ha Ha Tonka (Missouri)
I LOVE 80’S BRITISH SYNTH POP!
Chew Lips (UK)- I want to make love to her voice
Wolf Gang (UK)- Makes me feel like I’m in a Bret Easton Ellis novel and that MAKES ME HAPPY.
Everything Everything (UK)- Freddie Mercury meets “Glee” meets M.I.A. meets Coldplay.
Wave Machines (UK)
Somebody Likes Morrissey A Lot Pt. 2:
And the Award For The Hottest Singer Goes To:
Marques Toliver (UK)- Not only is he talented, he can rock the blazer without a shirt.
No No No No NO! (Could Not Get Into…But Maybe You Will Like Them):
Dan Black (France)
The 88 (L.A.)
Mixtapes and Cellmates (Sweden)
P.K. 14 (China)
VV Brown (UK)
Chris T-T (UK)