March 9th, 2014
Y’all. Twenty minutes ago I finished going through 4,489 songs by ~2,200 bands that are playing SXSW 2014. That’s 285 hours, or 12 days of continuous music (I started listening in January).
Of those 2,200 bands, I listened all the way through at least one song of 1,000 of ’em. Of all those, these are the 40 bands (two hours of music) I like most:
And these are the ~140 bands (eight hours of music) I like a lot:
And hey, while we’re at it: Here’s my top picks from listening to the bands playing SXSW in 2013: