Deciphering Static: the new single from Boy + Kite

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By Boy plus Kite in New Music on Thursday 29 September 2011

Deciphering Static is a song that lyrically found its way through one session of writing. It’s about one’s persistence, moving forward and being set back, remaining focused on goals despite obstacles and the disillusions in life vs. the reality of how things really are. Example: ‘Well undivided the concrete and your shoes, so let it go watch it fall apart, be amused’.

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Haunted Amps

Jonathan Terhaar Contributor

By Jonathan Terhaar in New Music on Friday 8 July 2011

Here in Austin, odds are that your neighbor is in at least two bands. The music scene is as vast as any other American city, and then some. Being noticed amongst the chasm that is the Austin music scene takes more than luck or knowing the right people: you have to be genuine, you must have talent, and you must do something to differentiate yourself from everyone else.

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Zorch: Zut Alore

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By Steve from Spirit Animal in New Music on Saturday 14 May 2011

Zorch is a two-piece from Austin with some French or Canadian in them. One guy plays vintage Moog and 73-key Rhodes, his whole set-up shaking and rocking, while the drummer, equipped with a Bobby Brown My Perogative-era headset mic, gets jazz wild on a rickety, shitty sounding kit. Their tunes are analog opuses, with big […]

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Watch Out For Rockets single, Lift Off Cloud Controller

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By Jonathan Terhaar in New Music on Tuesday 1 March 2011

Bow down to your shiny idol! Watch Out For Rockets (Austin, TX) has a new video for the track Lift Off Cloud Controller from their album Beasts With Hearts Of Gold.

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