Thursday Apr 3
The All-Time Best Movie and TV Soundtracks We've Ever Heard
Let's be real: What's Seth and Summer's first public smooch at the kissing booth without Patrick Park's "Something Pretty" swelling in the background? What about Bella and Edward's twinkle-light-filled prom dance sans Iron & Wine's "Flightless Bird, American Mouth"? Just two awkward teens swaying in a gazebo, that's what.
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First Listen: Inventions, 'Inventions'
The majestic instrumental rock band Explosions in the Sky broke into the mainstream thanks to its contributions to the soundtrack for Friday Night Lights - both the film and the TV series of the same name.
Buku lineup heavy with electronics, while Big Freedia gives dance lessons
Three years old and growing, the Buku Music + Art Project, New Orleans' newest major music festival, returns to Mardi Gras World Friday and Saturday.
...Of Sinking Ships releasing 'The Amaranthine Sea'
Post-rock trio ...Of Sinking Ships were formed by Chad Waldrup during his time in the now-defunct Hopesfall, but unlike that band's post-hardcore, the instrumental OSS are more in line with Caspian or Explosions in the Sky.
This Will Destroy You’s doomsday post-rock at Barboza | Concert preview
Austin's This Will Destroy You, who play Barboza Wednesday, are often cross-referenced with Explosions in the Sky due to their shared home city and post-rock inclinations.