SXSBest Week Ever: Diary of Indie’s Favorite Party Girl SXSW 2012 Wrap Up: Wednesday

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Wednesday:
Forcefield/Terrorbird Media SXSW Day Party
Acts I Saw: White Arrows, Young Magic, Korallreven, Tycho
Party favors: Free PBR, not free gin and sodas
Voice %: 68
Highlights: all the bands, Daniel Gill from Forcefield, hang outs with: Dangervillage, SF Critic, my house crew, White Arrows, Youth Lagoon, Cloud Nothings and Old Flame Records, meeting the guy that runs Polyvinyl, impromptu photo shoot for my column in The 405.

Eventbrite Arcade SXSW Day Party
Bands I Saw: Charlift, Young Magic
Party Favors: Free hard alcohol and beer, food…somewhere???
Voice %: holding strong at 65%
Highlights: Performances, hanging out with Beat Connection and hot drummer from Young Magic, getting some hang time with Justin Gage of Aquarium Drunkard, playing foosball with Dailybeatz and loosing to Glofi (barely)

Flavorpill + Heart Is A Spade Lost In Austin Party
Bands I saw: Zambri, Javelin, Niki and the Dove
Voice %: holding strong at 65%
Highlights: Beat Connection boys - they are rad, Zambri was not my favorite, Niki and the Dove was dope

Ghostly International SXSW Showcase at Club Deville
Acts I Saw: Com Truise, Shigeto, Chrome Sparks, Matthew Dear, Choir of Young Believers
Party Favors: So many gin and sodas courtesy of randos and TEEEL’s Jerseylicious buddies
Voice %: holding strong at 65% but I’m trying not to talk (not going well)
Highlights: Photo shoot with Chrome Sparks, chatting up Blood Orange at the party, getting MORE hang time with Aquarium Drunkard and Carter from Futurebirds, meeting TEEEL, hanging with the homie Com Truise, the lovely Ghostly guys, Shitgeto killing it on stage, everyone and everything was dope- serious WIN

Daily Recap:
Hot n’ Ready slices consumed: 4 (it wasn’t mine and they were pissed)
Taco Bell Products consumed: 0
Party Favors: nasty veggie dog and coffee on the way to Ghostly Party
Voice %: 60
Highlights: Reggie’s weird “crazy” (and free) bus ride into town, Eventbrite Arcade party, Young Magic and Chairlift sets, Matthew Dear’s parents hanging out at the Ghostly Party, all of the Ghostly party
Top Quotes: “I feel like Korallreven says “Sa Sa Samoa” in every one of their songs”

  1. manicurerecords said: THEY DO SAY SA SA SAMOSA IN ALL OF THEIR LIVE TRACKS THANK GOD ITS NOT JUST ME
  2. yvynyl said: you rage, gurl
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