Being invited to play what is possibly the biggest music festival of its kind in the world is probably akin to winning the musical lotto.
But for Paolo Peralta and Sarah Gaugler of Turbo Goth, who played this year at South by Southwest (SXSW) in Austin, Texas, the experience was more than that.
“It was magical, nothing like we had ever experienced anywhere, ever,” they told Yahoo Celebrity Music.
Tens of thousands
The indie electronic rock duo is only the second Pinoy act to have been invited to play SXSW, which was held in March. In 2012, Taken By Cars became the first Pinoys to perform in the fest.
Sarah and Paolo were floored by how massive the festival was.
“There were tens of thousands of people in the area,” they recounted. “The streets where filled with music lovers, artists and musicians from all over the world.”
In the company of Gaga and Coldplay
Then they were appropriately starstruck for having their names in a roster that included the world’s biggest acts.
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