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Austin musican writes and creates music for his new project Silver Ships

Reporter

October 13, 2014

Filed under Life And Arts, Life And Arts / Music

Chazz Bessette writes, sings, plays piano, guitar and bass, and is the heart and creator of the musical project Silver Ships. Silver Ships, like a lot of music now, is hard to place in one category. Bessette calls his music ind...

Unique musician puts on energetic show for sold-out crowd

Reporter

October 13, 2014

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The Philadelphia-based rapper Lil Dicky appeared in the spotlight when his song “Ex-Boyfriend” received one million views in the 24 hours after its release. This video sparked a phenomenon that would change his life forever....

25-year-old DJ Zedd pumps up the crowd

Online Editor in Chief

October 6, 2014

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Zedd may not sing or play musical instruments during his set, but he does know how to drop a sick beat and get a huge crowd jumping up and down in unison with their fists in the air.This was the scene during the Zedd’s set f...

Major Lazer Attracts new fans with amazing light show and crazy beats

Staff Writer

October 6, 2014

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Although Major Lazer was on one of the smaller stages at Austin City Limits, the performance attracted a great crowd. Part of this is because rapper Eminem was playing at 8:30 p.m. on a stage near them, so everyone heading ov...

Childish Gambino: Was he naturally hyped, on something or both?

Staff Writer

October 6, 2014

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Childish Gambino had one of the craziest and largest crowds at the Honda Stage at Austin City Limits, even though the popular indie band, Foster the People, was playing at the same time. Childish Gambino is a popular rapper, but...

Fitz and The Tantrums: Funky beats and wild dance moves make crowd get off their feet

Staff Writer

October 6, 2014

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Fitz and The Tantrums’ songs often have groovy beats and catchy lyrics that make people want to dance just by listening to them through headphones.Their performance on the Honda stage at Austin City Limits amped up this exper...

Iggy Azalea reminds crowd ‘who that, who that’

Print Editor-in-Chief

October 6, 2014

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When Iggy Azalea graced the RetailMeNot stage at Austin City Limits it was clear that she owned it and the audience. Azalea is a complete diva on stage.Azalea started off her performance with the song “F--- Love.” While wal...

The Head and The Heart performs must-see set

Online Editor in Chief

October 6, 2014

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It was very clear that Jonathan Russell and his bandmates weren’t from around here when he exclaimed during their Austin City Limits set that it was really hot.“That’s ‘cause you’re from Seattle!” yelled someone i...

Grammy winning duo Outkast wows crowd, exceeds expectations

Print Editor-in-Chief

October 6, 2014

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Probably one of the most anticipated groups attending Austin City Limits is the Grammy winning duo Outkast. Expectations for them were extremely high since the announcement they would be one of the festival's headliners; they exceeded...

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