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In the wake of the tragedy that occurred last night, our day party at House Of Vans At Mohawk has been canceled. Our thoughts and prayers go out to all those affected by the accident. Everywhere else…   Read Story »
Damon Albarn has been performing a lot during SXSW to promote his upcoming solo album Everyday Robots, including a late-night career-spanning set at NPR's showcase. Now you can see video of Jimmy…   Read Story »
Even before the horrible, tragic hit-and-run last night, Austin was dark last night. I've been coming to SXSW for six years now, and while prevalent drunkenness and corporate sponsorships have been a…   Read Story »
After a long night featuring sets alternatively blistering (Perfect Pussy, Eagulls), danceable (Kelis), and mind-altering (St. Vincent), somewhere around 1:20 AM, NPR's Wednesday night SXSW showcase…   Read Story »
We just learned that Charli XCX did a session with Weezer frontman Rivers Cuomo for her new album, and damn if this new single "Breaking Up" doesn't sound like Cuomo's handiwork. When that cock-rock…   Read Story »
As previously reported, Kanye West and Jay Z headlined Samsung's SXSW showcase last night at Austin Music Hall. Attendance was free for people with Samsung devices that have installed Samsung's new…   Read Story »
Last night, the up-and-coming Compton rapper YG played what's sure to be the first of many guest-heavy shows at the Fader Fort, always a hub for big moments. Befitting his status as a leading light…   Read Story »
Horrible news from Austin: Tonight, outside the local venue the Mohawk, a drunk driver fleeing from police plowed into an area that had been blocked off for SXSW, killing at least two people. Several…   Read Story »
UPDATE 3/13: In light of yesterday's tragedy outside the Mohawk, Stereogum's event has been canceled. // Just a reminder that Stereogum's SXSW '14 party comes to House Of Vans at the Mohawk…   Read Story »
Today, the madness begins in earnest. The daytime parties on Wednesday afternoon are loaded top to bottom. You could see the Pusha T/Dum Dum Girls/Charli XCX-led bill at House Of Vans, OR Speedy…   Read Story »