LOOK: Alexander and the Grapes, Andy Matchett and the Minks, The Semis + Michael Christmas at Local 662 1.13.12

Alexander Charos of Alexander & the Grapes./Photo via: Zachary Tomlinson

Alexander & the Grapes made the front page of SXSW’s for good reason – the sounds from this Tampa Bay quartet are driving, lush, and bound to invoke a listener’s connection. They hit the Local 662  a couple of  weeks ago with a slew of neighboring talent and St. Petersburg was better for it. Take a look at what went down.