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SXSW: Day Two. Kazoos to Keytars.

Posted by Joan Anderman  March 14, 2008 05:37 PM

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It's really, really important to be nimble -- on your feet and in your head -- when navigating the showcases. Case in point: within an hour-and-a-half Sound Effects took in sets by a kazoo-playing indie-folk songstress, Bobby McFerrin's sample-happy son Taylor, Boys in the Band, a manic, keytar-toting soul-rock outfit from the Faroe Islands, and garage-punk Jay Reatard. Talk about mood swings.

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