On The Road To SXSW With Ruby The Hatchet

At this year’s SXSW we hit the road with local band Ruby The Hatchet to get a behind the scenes look at what the festival is like from a musician’s perspective. A few days before the festival began, the band loaded up their van and started the 35+ hour drive from Philadelphia to Austin. From van troubles to late night gas station stops, to showcases and tattoos, the end result is a very real glimpse into the life of a traveling band, where the journey is the destination. Read More

SXSW Photo Diary: Part 2

Julia pretty much summed up our trip to SXSW in her diary post, but I wanted to share some photos that I took along the way as well. When you travel with someone, you may be with them at all the same places, but each person captures the trip from their own perspective. Read More

SXSW 2014: Must-See Bands (Playlist Included!)

The week is finally here…Jana and I have been anxiously counting down the days until we take off to Austin for SXSW! For lovers of music, SXSW is like our mecca…incredible artists come from far and wide to gather for a celebration of the best up and coming acts and seasoned performers. Every year the festival opens my ears to amazing new bands, and I can’t wait to see what this year has in store. Check out some of the bands below who are on our list, and if you’re going, let us know who you’re most excited to see! Read More