The 2012 Sundance Film Festival is underway in Park City, Utah, and the Bing Bar continued to be a hot spot for all sorts of hangouts. SPIN kicked off its SPIN Sessions series last night with a sizzling set from bluesman Gary Clark Jr. -- check the full schedule, including live-streams, here -- while Wiz Khalifa (pictured), Nick Valensi of the Strokes, and more filled out the Bing Bar bill.
Indie rock’s favorite merry prankster — the Bizkit-covering, self-violating, gap-toothed, boy-king Mac DeMarco — has another collection of chewy guitar-pop treats to share. And for his next trick: normalcy. The Canadian-born and New York-based songwriter has always played harder with sincerity on record than his public persona would suggest; he’s growing up, getting… More »