Archie Powell and the Exports roll with the punches at SXSW

Towards the end of SXSW, we accidentally found ourselves at the Good Land Records showcase far from the festival (we were trying to catch the


Watch: Middle Twin introduces new song to SXSW

Those Middle Twin kids are like an enchanting breath of fresh air. In the midst of all the fantastic rock and roll in this town,


Watch: The Capsules debut new song at SXSW

Earlier this year, we announced that the Capsules were back in the studio making a new record. On Wednesday, they finally debuted a new song


Rock and Roll is Still Wild and Weird

by Mitch Jones Rock and roll used to be all about sporting matching outfits and choreographed stage antics. The last thing I expected to find

Articles Photo Gallery

Photo Gallery: SXSW 2013

Photos by Fally Afani, Mitch Jones, and Lillian Wright Smith.


‘Twas the Night Before South-by

by Mitch Jones My eyelids are heavy and my neck is sore as I lift my head off the car door. As I yawn and

Articles Interviews

Watch: I Heart Local Music interviews Andrew W.K., The Black Lips, and more at SXSW

by Fally Afani In addition to watching, photographing, and loving hundreds of acts at this year’s SXSW music festival, the I Heart Local Music staff


Redneck Jest: Clyde and Clem’s Whiskey Business brings blazing bluegrass to Lawrence

Editor’s Note: Mitch Jones has been graciously taking photos for I Heart Local Music for a few months now. He spent the weekend tracking down


Replay Records rocks SXSW

The Replay Records showcase rocked the SXSW music festival in Austin, Texas, with an unofficial showcase on Thursday. It started at noon, and was a