My favorite new artists from SXSW 2013
#12: DEVENDRA BANHART
You should go see Devendra Banhart play just so that you can gawk at his adorably endearing faces. The jazzy, sweet, silliness of his lyrics and unrestricted hippy melodies are alluring, but not half as much as the antics going on between his cheeks and in his smile. I’d honestly never heard of him, mostly because I shy away from the folky-hippy-dippy. Don’t let that scare you though. He was 100% my sleeper hit of the week.
Banhart’s new album, ‘Mala, came out on March 12th.
Previously in my SXSW wrap-up: