SXSW

Kesha, Bob Odenkirk, Buzz Aldrin Among SXSW 2017 Featured Speakers

SXSW is fast approaching, and we already know quite a few of the bands that will be there. Now we know quite of few of…
Peter Helman | February 7, 2017 - 2:00 pm

FBI Director James Comey Added To SXSW Lineup

FBI director James Comey will appear on a panel at SXSW this year alongside Newseum CEO Jeffrey Herbst. Yup, that James Comey. According to a…
Gabriela Tully Claymore | January 26, 2017 - 5:22 pm

Spoon – “Hot Thoughts”

Not long after a new Spoon song called "I Ain't The One" appeared on TV, Britt Daniel announced that his band's ninth album Hot Thoughts
Chris DeVille | January 17, 2017 - 10:03 am

SXSW 2017 Announces 500 More Bands

SXSW has already given us a couple lengthy lineup dispatches, but those were paltry compared to this latest info dump. Austin's spring break music party…
Chris DeVille | January 10, 2017 - 10:56 am

SXSW 2017 Announces 200 More Artists, Nile Rodgers Keynote

SXSW has shared another round of performers for their 2017 music festival. Some highlights from among the 200 new additions: Beach Slang, Menace Beach, Cherry…
Chris DeVille | November 15, 2016 - 11:15 am

SXSW Announces 156 More Bands For 2017

Every year, like clockwork, the entire music industry descends on Austin for SXSW. The music portion of the this year's festival will go down 3/13-3/19,…
Peter Helman | October 12, 2016 - 10:56 am

White House Fest SXSL Announces Leonardo DiCaprio, Sharon Jones, Stranger Things Cast

Earlier this month, the White House announced that they were teaming up with SXSW to bring a one-day miniature version of the festival to the…
Peter Helman | September 25, 2016 - 5:34 pm

White House & SXSW Team For South By South Lawn Festival

Both Barack and Michelle Obama were keynote speakers at this year past year's SXSW, and it seems like they enjoyed the experience because the White…
James Rettig | September 2, 2016 - 12:15 pm

Interview

Q&A: Diarrhea Planet On The Nashville Scene, Their Memorable Moniker, And Their Awesome New Album Turn To Gold

The final day of SXSW can be the sort of thing where you're too burnt-out, sunburnt, or both to care about seeing anyone. Sometimes there's…
Ryan Leas | March 21, 2016 - 3:02 pm

Stereogum x Exploding In Sound’s Austin Invasion 2016 Yearbook

Congratulations to the SXSW Class of 2016! We made it! In this, the second year of our Stereogum x Exploding In Sound Austin Invasion, we…
Gabriela Tully Claymore & James Rettig | March 21, 2016 - 1:01 pm

Interview

Q&A: Wye Oak On Moving Apart And Moving Forward

Just about two years ago, Wye Oak released their stunning fourth album, Shriek. It was one of our favorite albums of 2014, and a crucial…
Ryan Leas | March 21, 2016 - 11:39 am

SXSW 2016 Ends With Gunshots On 6th Street

Gunshots rang out in downtown Austin early this morning as SXSW drew to a close, USA Today reports. According to the Austin Police Department, the…
Peter Helman | March 20, 2016 - 2:13 pm

Drake Brings A Surprise OVO Showcase To SXSW

Fader Fort, The Fader's annual SXSW event, always brings in a few surprise performers at the end of the week, and the rumors always indicate…
Chris DeVille | March 20, 2016 - 8:24 am

Watch Deftones Perform With Bushwick Bill At SXSW

Deftones played SXSW for the first time ever yesterday, and they were joined by a surprise guest. A few songs into their set, before they…
Peter Helman | March 19, 2016 - 7:54 pm

Young Thug Announces Slime Season 3 Release With SXSW Funeral Procession

Young Thug announced the release date for Slime Season 3, the sequel to November's Slime Season 2 and September's Slime Season mixtapes, in a bit…
Peter Helman | March 19, 2016 - 10:52 am
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