ACL Fest 2016: Schoolboy Q gets lost in the shuffle

9:58 pm Oct. 1, 2016

Outlaw rapper extraordinaire Schoolboy Q emerged guns blazing Saturday evening at the Samsung stage, donning a tie-dye hoodie, performing “Gangsta.” He’s a one-channel wrecking ball of a performer who writes twisting tales of thievery–but why did

ACL Fest 2016: AlunaGeorge wins on giant pop songs

9:22 pm Oct. 1, 2016

London breakout pop duo AlunaGeorge offer crisp, bounce-laden club bites. Rocking a leather jacket and a throwback Bone Thugs-N-Harmony T-shirt Saturday afternoon at the HomeAway stage, singer Aluna Francis brought the wattage that makes hip girls sing

ACL Fest 2016: Caveman channels your Texas football pain

2:36 pm Oct. 1, 2016

All five members of Brooklyn’s Caveman appeared onstage Saturday at the Miller Lite stage wielding red party cups. Their blend of post-Shins hangover rock is spirit-soaked and instantly appealing.

Every song a B+, nothing was the

The 6 questions you ask during a MSTRKRFT set

7:07 pm Nov. 8, 2015

Remix kings MSTRKRFT hit the Blue Stage Sunday just after sunset. The Toronto house DJs, despite no new album since 2009, are at Fun Fun Fun Fest as made producers who can grandfather onto the latter

Broncho singer Ryan Lindsey at FFF: ‘The scene there is pretty diverse’

5:25 pm Nov. 8, 2015

“I feel good,” Broncho singer Ryan Lindsey tells Austin 360 next to the Orange Stage Sunday afternoon. “Keeping it together.”

The band just performed its relatively big single, “Class Historian,” to close their Fun Fun Fun Fest set. He’s sweaty, wearing a giant black T-shirt that exposes his shoulder, and his long brown hair covers his eyes. Onstage his knees jitter when he strums his guitar; he sings in incoherent servings