It's that time of year again. SXSW is ready to rock and roll, and once again, the Phoenix is all over it. In addition to our latest online tour diaries, detailing Liz Pelly's trek to Texas with Quilt and P. Nick Curran's road escapades in You Can Be A Wesley, we're sending eight writers and photogs to Austin next week to capture everything that happens.
Despite Mother Nature's best efforts this morning to remind us that yes, Boston, it's still winter, it does seem like our seasonal preview of new music around town hit the strees ages ago. After all, December is so last year.
So with that in mind, let's recap two of the later entries in the Phoenix's winter music preview, relevant to this weekend's goings-onz around town.