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Mobley/ Loveislight

MOBLEY

Mobley is hitting the road to promote their latest release, Young Adult Fiction. The album is a darker, moodier affair than their sunny 2011 release, Let Slip. Across seven tracks, the band explores themes of love and loneliness with a soul-baring lyrical directness. The songs range from the sensually minimalistic (“The New Black”, “Witch Me Well”) to off-kilter bass/drum grooves (“The Editor”, “Young Adult Fiction”) to hooky, self-assured dance pop (“Torch”, “Selfsame”). The release has received praise from the Austin Chronicle and Ovrld named it the #6 Best Austin Album of 2012, stating ‘Mobley crafts a clear identity and sound that (are) shockingly original and totally irresistible’.

With performances at South by Southwest and CMJ and nearly a hundred dates at venues across the midwest and east coast last year, they lit up stages with a fury that led the Houston Examiner to rave, ‘even the most devout head-nodding hipster (would be) ashamed not to dance’. Charismatic frontman/songwriter Anthony Watkins II (who played everything except bass on the band’s latest album) and utility man Tim Shelburne pass instruments back and forth on nearly every song as they give life to Mobley’s distinct brand of…

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Step Pepper Turns 5

Step Pepper Turns 5

“Step Pepper Turns 5” will be featuring a total of 14 bands throughout the day sponsored by Good People and more…

Featuring…
Null
Ant’lrd
Nowhere Squares
Urbandy
Omari Jazz
AF THE NAYSAYER
In Snow
Freaky Deakys
Loveislight
Yakuza Dance Mob
Cosmonaut on Vacation
Onehundreds
Balcony View
Vawter


Sponsored by…
Good People Brewing Co.
Seasick Records
Communicating Vessels
The Spring Street Firehouse
Substrate Radio
Barbecutioners
Pixie Ice Cream

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