Both a preview and recap of SXSW 2009 as Uncle Weed and the Quebecois Correspondent discuss the noted media conference and extravaganza featuring UW’s spiel F@ck Stats, Make Art – a soliloquy for quality and integrity in creation. Along with live recordings of Geoff Berner, and The Black Angels comes a recounting a perfect day of upgrading heroes, tasty food, and Austin Psychedelic Music Fest plus more highlights including: RiP Remix Manifesto film, micro-brews at Gingerman, Bruce Sterling, and hugs with new friends.
Head out to Austin, Texas for SXSW Stories from Middle Earth – Choogle On #79 (.mp3, 33:12, 45MB)
Geoff Berner, renegade accordionist– “No Tobacco” recorded at The Biltmore in Vancouver, BC on Feb. 28, 2009
Bev Davies – Vancouver Rock Photographer
The Black Angels – “Better off Alone” recorded at SXSW 2008
Austin Psychedelic Music Fest – March 13 ~ 15
The Golden Dawn
The Golden Dawn started out in the murky time and space of Austin, Texas in late 1966, along with many other wild groups now holding legendary status, but most notably with the kings of the Texas Psychedelic scene, the 13th Floor Elevators. George Kinney and Roky Erickson of the Elevators grew up together and played in high school bands with each other, and by the time of the Great Mind Expansion, the Elevators and the Dawn were in close contact.
Pitches for SXSW 2010 – Hitchhiking to the Boardroom & Rock N Roll Photography
Recap of F@ck Stats, Make Art at SXSW 2009
Recap of F@ck Stats, Make Art at Northern Voice 2008
Recap of Rock N Roll Photography at Northern Voice 2009
SXSW 2008 Choogle on podcasts – 6 tasty episodes!
More Podcast Goodness
Postcards from Gravelly Beach – Literature podcast – Feed – iTunes – Blog
Out n’ About with Uncle Weed– Travelin’ man vidcast – Show – Feed – iTunes
Ephemeral Feasthouse – Miscellanea & notes – Blog – Feed – Podcast
Clubside Breakfast Time – OlyWa Rock and Punditry – Blog – Feed – iTunes
Uncleweed.net for more writings, podcasts, paintings and photos
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