Last Leg, Best Leg – Southeast (Part 2 of 2)

So we only had a couple shows left when we (Commerce) we’re heading further South.  The dates left were Atlanta, Macon, and Knoxville.  I was still feeling Columbia or something and kept feeling worse and worse the closer we got to the Florida state line.  All I wanted was a smoothie. Atlanta was still a … Continue reading

a week ago today (SXSW Day 3)

This is the summary of our final day in Austin and it shouldn’t take long because we didn’t see a whole lot of music that day!  I guess you could say we were sorta music-ed out by this point in our trip.  We aimlessly walked up and down the streets of downtown once we realized … Continue reading

A week ago today (SXSW Day 2)

This time last week marked our first full day in Austin at SXSW.  My wife and I were going to make every second count, and that had to start with an early lunch at Chipotle! Afterward we went to an outdoor show where we could catch Cloud Nothings and Diamond Rings back to back.  Cloud … Continue reading

A week ago today (SXSW Day 1)

A week ago today we started on our journey to Austin, TX for SXSW, where 9o % of the coolest kids in the world would gather with their iPhones and iPads to hear the “hippest indie bands in the world.” We, being the thrifty moguls we are, decided to fly into San Antonio and just … Continue reading

Gearing up for SXSW

In the course of  6 days I drove across the mountain to Asheville 3 different times to see some shows.  The following is my recount of who I saw, where I ate, and of the shows themselves. Sat. Mar. 5 – Bright Eyes and Cursive at Thomas Wolfe My wife and I randomly ate at … Continue reading