It was quite a treat to have experimental indie rock band Porter make the trip from Guadalajara, Mexico to perform at the 2014 SXSW Music Festival one year after reuniting at the Vive Latino Fest in Mexico City.
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This Friday, Austin's annual ACL Festival will kick off three full days of toe-tapping, head-bopping, body-shaking music over in Zilker Park.
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Six guys in a single hotel room with one bed. Losing your voice at your very first show. Falling off stage and getting wedged upside-down...
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