The 5 Best Things About SXSW 2014

 

The 5 Best Things About SXSW 2014

by Shannon Kurlander

1.Ty Segall, The Party Planner

SXSW 2014: TacocaT

Photo by: Melanie Trecha

 

SXSW 2014- Austin, TX

Hometown: Seattle, WA

Members: Emily Nokes (Vocals), Eric Randull (Guitar), Bree McKenna (Bass), Lelah Maupin (Drums)

 

by: Shannon Kurlander

The TacocaT tour is fully underway. What are your van soundtracks?

Emily: We have been listening to Miley Cyrus Bangerz a lot. We are also interested in Antwon who is a rapper we are pretty into right now. ILLFIGHTYOU, which is a rap group from Tacoma, Washington.

SXSW 2014: The Pains of Being Pure at Heart

 

Photo by: Melanie Trecha

 

SXSW 2014- Austin, TX

Hometown: Brooklyn, NY  

Members: Kip Berman, Drew Citron, Aton Hocheim,

 

by: Shannon Kurlander

Tell us about your drive to Austin, any great road-trip jams?

SXSW 2014: Pure Bathing Culture

 

Photo by: Melanie Trecha

 

SXSW 2014- Austin, TX

Hometown: Portland, OR

Members: Daniel Hindman & Sarah Versprille

 

by: Shannon Kurlander

 

How did you get through the drive from Portland to Austin? Are there any road-trip games or soundtracks that aided the journey?

Sarah: We have a game called Yellow Car. Which is when you see a Yellow Car you say it and you get a point.

SXSW 2014: Blouse

Photo by: Melanie Trecha

 

SXSW 2014- Austin, TX

Hometown: Portland, OR  

Members: Charlie Hilton, Paul Roper, Patrick Adams, Arian Jalali.

 

by: Shannon Kurlander

Where did you come from to get to SXSW?

Charlie: We drove all the way from Albuquerque for 12 hours, which is what everyone is doing I guess, but it was brutal.

 

How did you cope with the drive to Austin?

Interview with Goon Bags

 

A-Top's interview with the trap-music producing group Goon Bags. Goon Bags answered questiona about upcoming projects, upcoming shows, and how they started out.

The link to the interview is https://soundcloud.com/alex-topete-2/goon-bags-interview

Interview was recorded on 3/9/14 and was on air 3/10/14. 

Goon Bags - 
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/goonbagsmusic

Alex Topete

Congratulations to our KAMPer of the Week: Alex Topete!

 

Alex has been our right hand man when it comes to assisting at Mobile DJ performances. He is always excited to learn, provides a great energy at KAMP, and is such a fun DJ on-air. Alex, thank you for all your help and your great spirit. We can't wait to see your journey here at KAMP. 

General Manager,

Shannon Kurlander 

Interview with Pegboard Nerds

https://soundcloud.com/alexa-rosenblum/pegboard-nerds

 

Bassline Kickin' Tour- Pegboard Nerds

Acts: 
Pegboard Nerds
Acts: 
Sam Groove
Acts: 
2ToneDisco
Acts: 
Exordium
Concert Date: 
Thu, 03/06/2014
Location: 
Monarch Theater- Phoenix, AZ

Okay, seriously wasn't surprised about this one.

Reviewer: 
Alexa Rosenblum