Author: Bruce Bartlett

Robert Lindquist

For Robert, music and sound has been a life-long obsession. During the 1960s, if he wasn’t in his basement soldering together a make shift sound system, he was bumming a ride to get his gear to local sock hop, or hanging...

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Hangin' @ SxSW with Live2Play

 Our first video from the 25th annual SouthBySouthWest Conference was shot on Wednesday, March 16th, just as Austin was preparing for the thousands of music fans who make this an annual pilgrimage. Not only is it a great...

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Wednesday AM at SxSW

Hard to believe, but it’s been 25 years since the first SXSW® Music and Media Conference—and aside from some marginal advertising, the way most people found out about was by knowing somebody who knew somebody. To...

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Live2Play@SxSW

SxSW street scenes backed by Sweden’s The Refreshments’ A Bands Gotta Do What A Band’s Gotta do. Originally posted 2011-03-17 02:50:10.

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