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Austin City Limits 2013 lineup: Muse, the Cure, Phoenix and more

ACL 2011 Sunday

The full Austin City Limits 2013 lineup has been announced for the festival that will take place over two weekends for the first time.



Coachella 2013 lineup announced: Blur, Red Hot Chili, the Lumineers and more

Red Hot Chili Peppers @ Pepsi Center

The Coachella 2013 lineup has been announced and along with the main headliners like Blur, the Red Hot Chili Peppers and Phoenix are two Colorado bands, the Lumineers and Pretty Lights.



Divine Fits at the Bluebird Theater, 12/14/12 (review)

Divine Fits at the Bluebird Theater, 12/14/12 (review)

The problem with “supergroups” is that they’re often more projects (or product) than actual groups; there’s little cohesion, just a series of solo moments. The typical result is a decent record, followed by a tour of less than “super” live performances. Happily, this wasn’t the case for Divine Fits’ Friday night show at the decidedly crowded Bluebird Theater.



Divine Fits’ Dan Boeckner on finding the joy in playing music

Divine Fits’ Dan Boeckner on finding the joy in playing music

Musical supergroups are often bloated, silly affairs calling to mind endless guitar solos, subpar songwriting and enough sparkling scarves to strangle an army of Traveling Wilburys.

Not so with Divine Fits, the new project from indie rock royalty Dan Boeckner (Handsome Furs, Wolf Parade), Britt Daniel (Spoon) and Sam Brown (New Bomb Turks). The band’s August debut on Merge Records, “A Thing Called Divine Fits,” is a taut exercise in groove-driven, keyboard-cushioned songwriting that would fit nicely alongside its members’ best-known projects.



Nathaniel Rateliff, Divine Fits to join Shins, Wilco and Franti at Vail Snow Daze

Wilco, Dr. Dog @ Red Rocks Amphitheatre 6/23/12

Nathaniel Rateliff, Divine Fits and Nic Cowan will join the Shins, Wilco and Michael Franti at Vail Snow Daze in December



Treasure Island Music Festival photos: Public Enemy, Girl Talk, the XX, M83, Divine Fits, more

Treasure Island Music Festival, 2012

Treasure Island Music Festival photos: Public Enemy, Girl Talk, the XX, M83, Divine Fits, more