Rate the Artist:

Please visit The Deli's full web charts organized by genre and region.

Go to Charts


Cross Record is at the Top of Their Dark Experimental Music Game with New "Wabi Sabi"

Cross Record is at the Top of Their Dark Experimental Music Game with New "Wabi Sabi"

Cross Record is an airy, sophisticated and sometimes creepy indie folkish duo that writes, records and lives out at a parcel of gorgeous Texas Hill Country land known as Moon Phase Ranch. With equal parts technical, atypical instrumentals from Dan Duszynski and the ghostliest, lovely and philosophical vocals from wife Emily Cross, Cross Record will play well with the folk/psych indie lovers out there, as well as those into that whole witchy thing going on right now. Recent release Wabi Sabi has the two at their best yet, with building cerebral tracks that are as deep-thought provoking as they are beautifully spacious and emotionally gripping. Catch a two-track preview of Wabi Sabi here, including the modern stormy day folk song “Steady Waves,” and check out the poignant minimalist and symbolic prettiness of the music video for second single “High Rise” below. It'll get your spine tingling, and your mind soaring over a gloomy, picturesque Texas countryscape.

Published: February 13, 2016 |

This Emerging Artist is based in Austin,
check out other talented locals we picked
for our Austin Artist of the Month poll below!

What's your favorite Emerging Austin Artist on this list?
Total: 68 votes
  Jomo & the Possum Posse 
  Crawford Smith 
  Bali Yaaah! 

This poll will end on November 30, 2019 at 11.59 PM ET

Please stay positive with the comments, support for other bands is one of the secrets of "success."

Results as of November 15, 2019, 1:26 pm

sponsored by::



Austin New Bands With Buzz

- news for musician and music pros -