SXSW '09 Wrap Up

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Since the 2009 South by Southwest music festival and conference ended a week ago, we've spent much of our time back decompressing and making sense of everything we saw and heard. All Songs Considered host Bob Boilen, Monitor Mix blogger Carrie Brownstein, All Songs Considered producer Robin Hilton and Song of the Day editor Stephen Thompson discovered dozens of new bands, took in more concerts than most people see in a year, and came back with some new favorite artists. On this edition of All Songs Considered we wrap up our SXSW '09 coverage with a final look at some of the most memorable acts.

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SXSW '09 Wrap Up

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Edward Sharpe and the Magnetic Zeros

  • Artist: Edward Sharpe and the Magnetic Zeros
  • Album: Edward Sharpe and the Magnetic Zeros
  • Song: Janglin'

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Miles Benjamin Anthony Robinson

  • Artist: Miles Benjamin Anthony Robinson
  • Album: Miles Benjamin Anthony Robinson
  • Song: Buriedfed

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Laura Marling

  • Artist: Laura Marling
  • Album: Alas I Cannot Swim
  • Song: Ghosts
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  • "Ghosts"
  • Album: Alas I Cannot Swim
  • Artist: Laura Marling
  • Label: Astralwerks
  • Released: 2008
 
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The Shackeltons

  • Artist: The Shackeltons
  • Album: Shackeltons
  • Song: Your Movement
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  • "Your Movement"
  • Album: Shackeltons
  • Artist: The Shackeltons
  • Label: Loveless
  • Released: 2007
 
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Crystal Stilts

  • Artist: Crystal Stilts
  • Album: Alight of Night
  • Song: Crystal Stilts
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  • "Crystal Stilts"
  • Album: Alight of Night
  • Artist: Crystal Stilts
  • Label: Slumberland
  • Released: 2008
 
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Richard Swift

  • Artist: Richard Swift
  • Album: Atlantic Ocean
  • Song: Lady Luck

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  • "Lady Luck"
  • Album: Atlantic Ocean
  • Artist: Richard Swift
  • Label: Secretly Canadian
  • Released: 2009
 
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K'naan

  • Artist: K'naan
  • Album: Live At The Parish In Austin, TX
  • Song: Wavin' Flag

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Jucifer

  • Artist: Jucifer
  • Album: Calling All Cars on the Vegas Strip
  • Song: Malibu
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  • Album: Calling All Cars on the Vegas Strip
  • Artist: Jucifer
  • Label: Velocette
  • Released: 1999
 
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Micachu and the Shapes

  • Artist: Micachu and the Shapes
  • Album: Live At The Driskil In Austin, TX
  • Song: Floor

This is a live recording of a solo performance by Micachu and not available for purchase.

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The Phenomenal Handclap Band

  • Artist: The Phenomenal Handclap Band
  • Album: The Phenomenal Handclap Band
  • Song: Testimony

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PJ Harvey and John Parish

  • Artist: PJ Harvey and John Parish
  • Album: Live At The Driskil In Austin, TX
  • Song: California

This is a live recording of PJ Harvey and John Parish performing at the Driskil Hotel in Austin, TX and is not available for purchase.

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Jason Lytle

  • Artist: Jason Lytle
  • Album: Live At The Driskil In Austin, TX
  • Song: Derek Spears

This is a live recording of Jason Lytle performing at the Driskil Hotel in Austin, TX and not available for purchase.

For more on Jason Lytle's new solo album, 'Yours Truly, The Commuter,' visit the artist's Web site.

 
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Garotas Suecas

  • Artist: Garotas Suecas
  • Album: Garotas Suecas
  • Song: Bugalu

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St. Vincent

  • Artist: St. Vincent
  • Album: Live Rehearsal Recording From SXSW
  • Song: Actor Out Of Work

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  • Album: Alight of Night
  • Artist: Crystal Stilts
  • Label: Slumberland
  • Released: 2008
 

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