Zimbio Interview: Eyes Lips Eyes a Treat to All Senses

By Adam Wenger on
(Courtesy Eyes Lips Eye's Facebook)Arguably the most exciting thing to come out of Utah since John Stockton's short shorts, Eyes Lips Eyes describe their high-flying sound as "disco-punk." With guitar riffs that could come off a Strokes album, and the energy of OK Go, the band sounds like the caffeine-induced, uplifting version of The Smiths. CNN likes them. And so do we. We caught up with half the band before one of their gigs at SXSW 2012. Guitarist Spencer Petersen and drummer Thomas...Read Full Story

2012 SXSW: Best Bands to Watch

By Adam Wenger on
SXSW 2012 welcomes thousands of bands to Austin for the city's annual music festival. From mainstream rock legends like Bruce Springsteen to upstart indie darlings like Grimes, there's no shortage of talent. If anything, there's simply too many musicians to keep track of. With well over 2,000 acts scheduled to play from March 13-18, trying to keep tabs on what's great and what's worth missing can leave you with a serious headache. But don't worry, that's where we come in. Rather than become...Read Full Story