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    SXSW 2011 – Photo Journal – Day 2 – Bob Geldof

    Highlight of SXSW Day 2, and one of the highlights of the entire festival: Bob Geldof.  A rock star like Mick Jagger is a rock star, exuding an unlikely combo of attitude and grace, Bob blew me away. Toro Y Moi.  All I have to say is:  GONG. John Grant with Midlake.  Midlake = Good.  John Grant = wanted to strangle.  Midlake, please leave your buddy at home.  JG should save his schtick for drunken karaoke parties. The sublime Civil Wars.  John Paul White is a bit Depp-ish, don’t you think? Steve Wynn and the Miracle 3 at the KDHX Twangfest party at Jovita’s. The Baseball Project, at the KDHX…