Artist Spotlight: DIIV

I remember driving through the night, the moon beams gazed upon us. When we made it to the shore, the morning dew seeped into our skin like the warm embrace of a past lover. She turned to me and smiled. “It sounds like sex on the beach,” she whispered in my ear. – FR

Whether you’re getting down at a beach bonfire with your fellow tribe, or setting the mood for a midnight shore escapade, the 2012 album, Oshin, is the ideal summer soundtrack. It is the exhilarating and ethereal sounds of the punky-shoegaze NYC outfit, DIIV, that will have your ears perked within seconds of listening.

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FPSF Artist Spotlight: BØRNS

 

Blessed with luscious brown locks, the immensely talented and eccentric BØRNS is an act you definitely don’t want to miss at FPSF.
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FPSF Artist Spotlight: Thee Oh Sees

The illustrious garage-rock band hailing from the Golden Gate City are bringing their undeniably energetic live show to the Bayou City for the annual Free Press Music Festival on Saturday June 4th in the festivals return to Eleanor Tinsley Park after inclement weather pushed the festival away from it’s traditional home since the festival’s inception in 2009.

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FPSF Artist Spotlight: Leon Bridges

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With a voice dangerously smooth and a sound rich with soul, Leon Bridges is an act you definitely don’t want to miss this summer at FPSF. Read more ›

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Artist Spotlight: The Flaming Lips

They are known as the sages of psych-rock, spectral explorers of the subconscious mind…
In 2002, they were listed as one of Q Magazine’s “50 Bands To See Before You Die”
And they are coming to Houston…..
LIVE from White Oak Music Hall, it’s The Flaming Lips!

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Concert Review: Nu Waves Tour featuring The Neighbourhood and Kevin Abstract

The Neighbourhood made their return to Houston this past Wednesday night to the Revention Music Center with the Nu Waves tour in support of their album Wiped Out! With them they brought Texas native Kevin Abstract and Amir Obe and made for an interestingly entertaining night to remember.

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