ACL Fest 2015: Børns is going to be huge

10:54 pm Oct. 4, 2015

Børns is the kind of act that always hits the spot on ACL Sunday.

The poppy, bright, and danceable project of Garrett Borns is from Michigan, not Scandinavia. They don’t even have a full album out

ACL Fest 2015 Review: Unknown Mortal Orchestra are Smart, Soulful … And Still Basically Unknown

8:42 pm Oct. 3, 2015

There’s a parallel universe, somewhere, and in it, “Multi Love” by Unknown Mortal Orchestra was the song of summer 2015.

Alas, in this boring old universe, all we got this summer were a few questionable candidates that never quite caught on. (I know what y’all are thinking, but that Taylor Swift record came out in 2014.)

Unknown Mortal Orchestra played the suppertime set on Saturday, working from that strong new record, and

ACL Fest 2015 Review: Tame Impala a Little Too Tame?

11:37 pm Oct. 2, 2015

Tame Impala had a humungous audience at 6pm Friday for their set on the Samsung headliners stage.

This brilliant Australian low-fi outlet struck a certain twilight, let’s-chill, tone at first. But as they hit the churning

ACL Fest 2015 Review: Run The Jewels, Runs the Show

11:06 pm Oct. 2, 2015

They came onstage blaring Queen’s “We Are the Champions” — and then threw all irony out the window, by actually proving it. Run The Jewels are untouchable.

Is there anyone in hip-hop with a live show