Posts Tagged ‘ Dum Dum Girls ’

Will women rule SXSW 2014?

SXSW 2014 - Day 1

St. Vincent, Angel Olsen, Perfect Pussy and more are proof that women are bringing some of the most forward-thinking music to SXSW 2014.



Sasquatch music festival 2012: Bon Iver, Jack White, Beck, Girl Talk, more (photos and review)

Sasquatch Music Festival 2012

Sasquatch music festival 2012: Bon Iver, Jack White, Beck, Girl Talk, more (photos and review))



Best of 2011: Albums of the year

Wye Oak @ Larimer Lounge

Best albums of 2011 featuring Wye Oak, Jay-Z and Kanye West, Girls, Bright Eyes, St. Vincent, Kurt Vile and more



CMJ 2011: Photos and review of Day 3 featuring Dum Dum Girls, J. Mascis, Balkans, Caveman, Geographer, more

CMJ 2011 Thursday

CMJ 2011 photos and review: Dum Dum Girls, J. Mascis, Caveman, Balkans, Geographer, Jape, Nikki Lane, more at the CMJ Music Marathon in New York City



Photo essay: Dum Dum Girls @ the Hi-Dive

Dum Dum Girls @ Hi Dive

It’s easy to be won over by the Dum Dum Girls raw sound. The crowd at the Hi-Dive on Monday witnessed the band’s many charms.



Live review: Vampire Weekend, Beach House and Dum Dum Girls @ Red Rocks Amphitheatre

Vampire Weekend's Ezra Koenig glides through a headlining set at Red Rocks on Friday night. Photo by Joe McCabe, denverpost.com/reverb

A young crowd filled less than half of Red Rocks for an unorthodox triple-bill on Friday night. L.A.’s Dum Dum Girls opened with a well-received half-hour set. Touring almost non-stop since the release of their Richard Gottehrer-produced debut “I Will Be,” DDG’s live show has grown confident and persuasive. The band rocked better than their past SXSW appearances and harder than their studio recordings. The set featured songs that varied between slow, hazy, smoldering fuzz and knock-you-back, hooky, bubblegum powerpop songs about jail (“Jail La La”) or drugs (“Bhang Bhang, I’m […]



Live review: South by Southwest, a conversation (Part 2) @ Austin, Texas

James Mercer of Broken Bells plays at the AOL/Spinner party at SXSW last week. Photo by Robert Castro.

Live review: South by Southwest, a conversation (Part 2) @ Austin, Texas