Big names (Kanye, the Strokes, Erykah Badu) and up-and-comers (Mac Miller) that have Austin buzzing as music fest begins
March 19, Central Presbyterian Church
These Canadian rockers are actually from Ontario ... and Toronto at that. But the Urban Ontarian Disadvantage just doesn't have the same ring to it, so give 'em a break. Speaking of breaks, they got theirs opening for Grizzly Bear at last year's SXSW, with their ramshackle folk-rock earning a fan base of their own. And hey, Carrie Brownstein isn't the only indie rocker who can lampoon hipsters their video for ''Stamp'' reveals the awkward inner monologues of their fans.
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