The last day of Couch by is a bittersweet day. On the one had, we would like to sleep. On the other, it's been so much fun getting to know the artists and the fans, not to mention the killer music, that we are actually going to miss the proverbial Couch. We had some heavy hitters post videos today, so let's get right to it!Continue
The luck of the Irish was with Couch by Couchwest on Saturday as we posted 45 videos from around the world, including a four song St. Patrick's Day set, and some very special guests.
Let's start with a little blues. From our new friends in Montreal, Quebec, Canada, The Easy-Offs cover Robert Belfour's "Pushin’ My…Continue
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We are a bit overwhelmed at the Couch by Couchwest offices, but here is our belated Day 6 Highlights. Lots of excitement on Friday at CXCW.
Robert Earl Reed with Everett Boyd performed an ode to West Virginia's most infamous county with "Boone County Thunder."…
Added by Couch by Couchwest on March 17, 2012 at 11:30pm — No Comments
No raucous afterparty last night - we were just short staffed. Our lousy intern Toby stopped showing up and we got backlogged with videos. It's so hard to find good help these days.
Day 5 (Thursday, March 15) started out with an amazing SXSW parody/James Taylor cover by Tyler Stenson of Portland, Oregon. You can stream some of his "real" music on his…Continue
The Day 4 Couch by Couchwesthighlights are slightly behind schedule as the afterparty got way, way out of control last night. Oooog.
The Dead Volts from San Luis Obispo, California, spend so much time in the van that they decided to record their video there. While it was moving. The best part is that they tagged it "unsafe driving."…Continue
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Let's start today's highlights with a little gothic country music from Jeff Zentner.
Strand of Oaks did a haunting cover of Jason Molina’s "Long Desert…Continue
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Another fantastic day at Couch by Couchwest. We had so many great videos that I had a hard time selecting just a few for this post. I'm continually amazed at all of the talent out there! And most of these working bands and solo artists are indie in the strictest sense of the word. Shoestring budgets, day jobs, and iPhone videos.
We started out the day with …Continue
Added by Couch by Couchwest on March 12, 2012 at 10:30pm — No Comments
Followed by something a little gentler for the Sunday morning hungover crowd courtesy of Austin…Continue
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