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SXSW has announced the second round of artists that will be making their way to Austin in March. The list includes Twin Shadow (who revealed he would be playing the festival earlier this month), Gang…   Read Story »
The musical component of SXSW 2015 is going down March 17-22 in Austin, and the first round of performers was announced this morning. Among the most notable names on the docket: Reigning Album Of The…   Read Story »
This morning, we learned that SXSW had commissioned a report from the design and planning firm Populous, which suggested that the Austin festival should try to pressure the city to limit the…   Read Story »
If you've ever been to SXSW, you probably know that the unofficial shows that surround the festival -- the free daytime marathons, the corporate-sponsored superstar surprise shows, the late-night…   Read Story »
The horrific SXSW hit-and-run keeps getting worse. On the night of March 12, one Rashad Owens, trying to escape from police, plowed into a crowd of people outside the Austin venue the Mohawk, killing…   Read Story »
Last week, during a SXSW day show at the Scoot Inn, Tyler, The Creator told the fans lined up outside the venue -- and there were a lot of them -- to push their way in. They did. And when Tyler was…   Read Story »
It's hard to imagine a better venue than a church for Mark Kozelek's sparse, meditative songs. The Sun Kil Moon singer took the second-to-last slot of the night at Pitchfork's SXSW showcase, which…   Read Story »
A third person has died in the tragic SXSW drunk driving incident that occurred early Thursday morning, according to The Austin American-Statesman. Sandy Le, 26, was pronounced dead this morning…   Read Story »
Julian Casablancas and his new band the Voidz played two shows during SXSW. The first, Thursday night at Cedar Street Courtyard, was a short hit-less headlining performance that included five new…   Read Story »
UPDATE: Tyler was charged with a Class A Misdemeanor and released on $25,000 bail. He's since spoken out on Twitter about the incident... Dear You, That Tragedy That Happened Has Absolutly NOTHING…   Read Story »