It’s an extra special, extra long, SXSW extravanganza episode of This Song! First Mark Mothersbaugh describes in vivid detail what is was like to see the Beatles for the first time on Ed Sullivan, and how he became the 5th Beatle, at least in his mind. Then Sabrina Ellis and Andrew Cashen from A Giant Dog and Sweet Spirit talk about the the riffs and raw power of Iggy Pop, the songwriting of Regina Spektor how they came to write songs together.
Check out the Mark Mothersbaugh’s Myopia at the Contemporary Austin
Watch Sweet Spirit perform “Baby When I Close My Eyes” live from KUTX on VuHaus
Watch the video for A Giant Dog’s “Sex and Drugs”
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