Jim Carroll

Music, Life and everything else

SXSW 2015 snapshots – six more acts from the mean streets of Austin, TX Thumbs up for Madisen Ward & The Mama Bear, JUCE, Metz, Little Simz, Joseph and Milk & Bone
SXSW 2015 snapshots – six acts who’ve rocked so far What we liked about Courtney Barnett, Leon Bridges, Boogie, Kristin Diable, Meg Mac and Shamir
SXSW 2015 snapshots – Love & Mercy The new flick on the eventful life and times of Brian Wilson
SXSW 2015 snapshots – RZA, Trainwreck, Sneakerheadz The Wu-Tang Clan chief kicks the truth about his love affair with film, Amy Schumer's work in progress and the art of sneaker collecting
SXSW 2015 snapshots – brands, Snark By Snarkwest, grocery shopping The brands take over Austin, putting the snark in SXSW 2015 and the future of grocery shopping
The playlist – the tunes of the week at OTR HQ Tracks to kick ass from Mitski, Royce Wood Junior, Snakehips, Summer Heart, Gal Costa, The Haxan Cloak, Erykah Badu and others
Tony Fenton RIP Remembering the Today FM DJ who died yesterday
New Music – Lung Dart, Fantastic Negrito, Gross Net New sounds from London, California and Belfast/Derry