Just before SXSW, SPEAK performed an acoustic set (a rarity for the band) at the Mean Eyed Cat for our Music Designers, employees, and invited guests. Formed in 2008 in Austin, the band released their debut album, I Believe in Everything, late last year. In 2010 they won the Austin Music Award for “Best New Band” and were voted “Best Indie Group” in 2011. These boys are on their way up.
Watch SPEAK’s performance of “81” for the Live Series here:
After their performance, the band sat down with Rebecca Butler (a musician herself) to discuss influences, songwriting, recording, and performing…
See the band perform a full, electric set at Antone’s in Austin, TX this Friday, May 25th.
– Submitted by Jessica Reed, Social Media