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This past weekend Austin Psych Fest hosted a ton of great bands that generally would fall under the umbrella of being psychedelic. That is a gratefully wide definition which led to a varied and…   Read Story »
Austin indie rock quartet the Octopus Project has a new EP out this week and today they let loose with the video for the energetic single "Whitby." It's really something -- posting a screenshot up…   Read Story »
"Fuguefat" is the opening track from Hexadecagon, the Octopus Project's followup to last year's The Golden Beds EP. Like many things these days, it was inspired by (the highly inspirational) Terry…   Read Story »
When we posted the Octopus Project's "Wet Gold," there was a discussion of the Golden Beds EP's lead track itself (an upbeat, layered Versus-esque momentum created with voices, bells, instrumental…   Read Story »
Austin quartet the Octopus Project's new project, the forthcoming Golden Beds EP, hits the middle of next month. (The collection's enhanced, which means it'll include videos as well.) It's the band's…   Read Story »
Dinner time in Austin, time to munch tacos and figure the night sched. As the picture suggests, tonight's the night for Jens Lekman fans: y'all have two chances to catch the Swedish troubadour (Emo's…   Read Story »
Austin's Octopus Project unleashed "Truck" a month ago to introduce us to the Hello, Avalanche LP's aim at achieving "the perfect blend between high-end studio trickery, and lo-fi home…   Read Story »
The hyperactive, theremin-wielding outfit Octopus Project ruled the Pool for a gloriously boozy Sunday this summer, mixing balloons, Theremins, and Peelander-Z into a 45-minute exercise of whetting…   Read Story »
The McCarren Pool continued its reign as the finest spot to be in NYC on a summer Sunday yesterday, JellyNYC bringing together Dan Deacon fans and slip 'n' slide riders of all shapes and sizes to the…   Read Story »