Los Angeles indie folk group Yellow Red Sparks discuss lyrical and musical inspiration before their performance at Sonos Studio @ SXSW 2013.
Erykah Badu joins Robert Glasper and his band onstage for an exclusive, intimate performance at SXSW. Plus, the Grammy-winning musician talks collaboration and musical inspiration.
Before Minus The Bear’s performance at the Sonos Studio, Filter Magazine asked Minus The Bear fans to send in their biggest questions for the band. Find out why Minus The Bear is a “summery” band, what their inspiration was for their new album cover, and get answers to more below…. 1. How much pressure is […]
If you count yourself among the many who find music to be an integral part of your workday, there’s a good way to ensure you get your daily dose: playlists, and lots of them. Or you could just listen to one massive playlist that’s long enough to take you through the entire week. And if […]
It’s easy to picture our greatest musical minds as utter geniuses, creating their own ideas and styles simply by drawing from some inexplicable inner wellspring. But like the rest of us, even the brightest have to take inspiration from somewhere–or someone else. On March 1, 1964 Jimi Hendrix began recording and performing with Little Richard, […]
Back in March, the world could only look on in horror as Japan was rocked by major earthquakes and then nearly swept away in the ensuing tsunamis. However, the solidarity and generosity that the disaster evoked from across continents and cultures is nothing less than inspiring. It is just this emotion that Pecha Kucha, a […]