Archive for January, 2012

Miike Snow – US Tour Begins in Austin for SXSW

Wednesday, January 25th, 2012

It turns out Miike Snow like so many before them will be kicking off their US tour/ Festival Season this March right here in Austin for SXSW. MediaTemple will be hosting the party at Stubbs Tuesday March 13th. Their original dates had them kicking it off at the ridiculously stacked Ultra Fest in Miami, with stops at Coachella and numerous east and west coast dates before ending in the great white north.
Miike Snow Tour Dates
3-13 Austin, TX – SXSW
3-23 Miami, FL – Ultra Music Festival
4-10 Seattle, WA – Paramount Theatre*
4-11 Portland, OR – Roseland Theater*
4-12 Oakland, CA – Fox Theater*
4-14 Indio, CA – Coachella
4-21 Indio, CA – Coachella
4-24 New York, NY – Terminal 5*
4-27 Philadelphia, PA – Electric Factory*
4-29 Boston, MA – House Of Blues*
5-01 Toronto, Ontario – Sound Academy*
5-02 Montreal, Quebec – Metropolis Theatre*

*Penguin Prison opening

The Weeknd – You should of kept those Kicker Comps

Thursday, January 12th, 2012

The Weeknd is something to get excited about. Fresh crisp lyrics, excellent mixing, and bass tracks that make you wish you had that system in your car from high school that you bumped UGK Screwed and Chopped on. Download their mixtape House of Balloons. I’ve posted my favorite track below, download and make your work commute a little more exciting.
The Weeknd – House of Balloons/Glass Table Girls