Claire Boucher aka Grimes brings the house (of worship) down; photo by Nina Mashurova
On Thursday Morning, Sir Bruce Springsteen, the keynote speaker of this sprawling chaotic mess called SXSW, declared, among other things, that a concert ticket is a “handshake” between fan and artist -- which is a great metaphor and a nice-guy message, but doesn’t apply much to this festival where shows tend to not have tickets and artists are not playing for their usual fans.
What do the three psychedelic hitmakers of QUILT listen to on the road? Wonder no longer, y'all. Here's ten songs from the tour-van soundtrack that we were real psyched on so far this week. But this is just the first installment -- expect a few more along to way.
The Beach Boys - Transcendental Meditation