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SXSW was a Hott Mess!

BY Laurie in Music Stuff

I got home last night after the craze-o fun of SXSW, and I was only there for two days, I dont know how these kids do it! Mommy's is tired. Anyway, there were alot of tatoos, tube socks, beer, bands, spandex and booze. Here is a brief recap of what I saw: Started at the Kemado showcase and watched Children and the Sword, then headed over to the Kill Rock stars showcase and caught Telepathy. Next door was the amazing Does it Offend You Yeah at Elmos, and caugt the ... Read More

Loving me some Santogold

BY Lisa in Music Stuff

This song has been stuck in my head for three days! Good thing it's ... Read More

BY Dawn in Music Stuff

Our favorite lady in spandex is playing The Echoplex tonight!!! Get there early, she'll probably sell out the place, that's how ballers ... Read More
If you're headed to Austin next week, be sure to stop by these BUST sponsored SXSW shows! ... Read More
Today Girl's Rock, The Movie opens in theaters. The trailer made me tear up a bit, how cute are these kids? I'm definitely going to take my girls to see it this weekend. Below is the review that ran in the current issue of BUST. Girls Rock!Directed by Shane King and Arne Johnson(Girls Rock Productions)    Tearjerker and rockumentary are two genres that don’t generally go hand in hand. But you’ll need a hanky and your Joan Jett lighter ... Read More

Bjorking Out

BY Laurie in Music Stuff

Our favorite elfin wonder, Bjork was riling up the kids over in China, where she performed her song "Declare Independence" and then inserted the chant, "Tibet! Tibet!"In response to the offended fans, Bjorks says this:“The urge for declaring independence is just one of them but an important one we all feel at some times in our lives. This song was written more with the personal in mind but the fact that it has translated to its broadest ... Read More
We are so beyond stoked that Mika Miko is playing BUST's SXSW day party! These girls rrrrrrrrock! They go on around 4pm, but make sure to get there early to get your free bloody mary and back massage! BUST Magazine and Simian Records presents: Hangover Lounge and Craft Party @ SXSWSaturday March 151pm - 6pmHabana AnnexFREE!  ... Read More

BUST Party @ SXSW!!!

BY Dawn in Music Stuff

Hit the road to recovery with BUST Magazine and Simian Records at our Hangover Lounge and Craft Party!!! Replenish with a free bloody mary and a massage! Then hit up our craft station to craft your own snazzy eye mask for the long trip home. Live performances from Heloise and the Savoir Faire, Mika Miko, and Grand Ole Party will get the pep back in your step, and so will special DJ sets from Elijah Wood and Sheila B!Saturday March 15 @ Habana Annex1pm - 6pm ... Read More
Hey West Coast types! Get down to The Echoplex this weekend for 2 amazing nights of rock with Built to Spill and Meat Puppets! Both of these bands are boy du jour worthy, so much so I'm flying back to my homegrown state just to go! Well, that and I'm fiending for a California made burrito, but that goes without saying. Come by The Echoplex, pick up a free issue of BUST, and rock out with us in the front row!  ... Read More
If you're in NYC tonight, don't waste your money on dinner and chocolate. Instead, blow it all on gem sweaters and gold spandex pants and then sweat it out at the Mercury Lounge with Leslie Hall and LY's. You might recognize Leslie as the Gem Sweater Girl, but she also has a bugeoning hip hop career. Check out her new video for "How We Go Out". She'll make you want to zig-a-zig-ah.  ... Read More