SXSW Recap: Day 3 Fires Things Up

Friday at SXSW started out with my favorite band, Frightened Rabbit, at Waterloo Records' day party. Having just seen them at the Showbox did not diminish the experience. Lead singer Scott Hutchison's stage banter was as cheeky as always. ¬†After informing the audience that they'd be signing records … [Read more...]

South By Southwest: A First-Timer’s Wish List

Natalie, one of IRW's fantastic photographers, has been in the throes of life over the last couple weeks and one of the major things sucking up all her time is preparing for the South by Southwest music festival down in Austin, Texas. For those of you unfamiliar with this particular festival, it's … [Read more...]

Dusk with Dawn: Saturday Night at Columbia City Theater

I met singer-songwriter Dawn Mitschele about a year ago and immediately fell in love with her easy Southern California brand of writing and sweet voice. In January, I got to know her a little better when she and Kris Orlowski played at Doe Bay while I was vacationing with some friends at the Resort. … [Read more...]