Levitation Announces First Wave of 2019 Acts

Forget South by Southwest, it burst at the seams years ago. Forget Austin City Limits, too – at this point it’s not noticeably different from most other interchangeable outdoor music festivals. Nah, Levitation is the Austin, Texas music fest that should be on your to-do list. (Assuming you dig cool music, that is.) Since its… Continue reading Levitation Announces First Wave of 2019 Acts

The Black Angels

Scraping Chunks From the Bells: The Black Angels Are the Best Part of the Trip The Black Angels are reliable purveyors of a modern rethink of ’60s psychedelia. The Austin group’s updated approach is a kind of tribal psych, heavy on droning, hypnotic and irresistible tunes. The group is poised to release Death Song, its… Continue reading The Black Angels

The Black Angels – Indigo Meadow

Out/proud Austin combo the Black Angels – “out” as in, “far out, maaan…”; “proud” because they make no apologies for their overt brand of Sixties-channeling psychedelia – have been churning out sonic bummers since 2004, four albums and sundry EPs’ worth of fuzz, feedback ‘n’ drone that’s only grown more potent, like a barrel of… Continue reading The Black Angels – Indigo Meadow