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LAist Interview: Jax of Rock Insider and Justin of Aquarium Drunkard at SXSW

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We ran into two of our favorite LA-based music bloggers, Justin Gage of Aquarium Drunkard and Ashley Jex (Jax) of Rock Insider at SXSW last week. We ducked behind The Mohawk, where Aquarium Drunkard cosponsored the Hot Freaks! day party featuring performances by Jens Lekman, Film School, British Sea Power and more.

In the 8-minute video above Justin and Jax discuss their SXSW highlights, favorite acts coming up on the LA scene, the influence of mp3-blogs on the industry, why the LA scene is blowing up, and much much more.