Foxygen assembled on the Red 7 patio stage on the third day into SXSW 2013, after over a half hour of sound check. Under normal circumstances, not a big deal. In a festival scenario with a tight schedule, kind of a deal.
So the show goes on.
From the start, lead vocalist and frontman Sam France took his place behind the keyboards, donned in colorful garb fitting of an artist ready to paint with flair.