Waterloo Records SXSW Day Show (Thurs.)
12noon Airborne Toxic Event
1:00pm Diamond Rings
2:00pm Wild Belle
3:00pm Gold Fields
4:00pm Joy Formidable
5:00pm The Coup
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The Coup were one of the most overtly political bands in rap history. Formed in the early '90s, the Coup were obviously influenced by the black power rhetoric of "conscious" rappers like Public Enemy and KRS-One, but they were perhaps even more inspired by a heavy-duty, leftist reading list that included Marx and Mao....
Diamond Rings is the glammed-up solo project of Toronto musician John Oâ€™Regan, who is also the singer/guitarist for indie rock band the Dâ€™Urbervilles. While that band was taking a break in late 2008, Oâ€™Regan started writing, recording, and performing as Diamond Rings....
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