The Blank Tapes

The Blank Tapes

credit: Cristian Sigler

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The Blank Tapes is the moniker of Los Angeles based multi-instrumentalist, Matt Adams, who has produced over a dozen albums of 1960’s inspired folk-rock-surf-psych-soul-pop on PIAPTK, Volcom, Burger Records, Antenna Farm, and others.
“Evokes Belle and Sebastian, Pavement, and The Black Keys – in a San Fran coffeehouse (just like the old days).” – ROLLING STONE
“’50s and ’60s pop classics with ramshackle warmth.” – SPIN
“Yoke a garage-pop sensibility to ferocious rock riffs.” – THE NEW YORKER
“Perfectly classic sound.” – SF BAY GUARDIAN
“Awesome every time.” – LA WEEKLY 
"Alternating between dreamy and driving, dappled with delirious solos and seductive harmonies. The Blank Tapes radiated Ultraviolet Californian chords" -Blackmatter blog



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Programming descriptions are generated by participants and do not necessarily reflect the opinions of SXSW.

Genre: Rock
Subgenre: Indie Rock
From: Los Angeles, CA