Formerly of the San Francisco based band Port O'Brien, Van Pierszalowski moved to Oslo, Norway, eventually reemerging with Waters, a noisier, more nostalgic project that harkens back to the best days of '90s alternative rock. If Tom Petty was born in the '80s and grew up listening to Nirvana, his music would probably sound similar to what Waters gives us. We caught up with Pierszalowski at SXSW 2012, and chatted with the singer-songwriter about the time he got high with Neil Young, his...Read Full Story
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
Waters is the latest musical project by Van Pierszalowski, formerly of San Francisco band Port O'Brien.