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Stereogum's recaps and photos from SXSW continue... Encrust @ Mohawk Outdoor (PITCHFORK/SHOW NO MERCY), 12:30PM The Show No Mercy showcase at House Of Vans (aka Mohawk) started early. Like,…   Read Story »
Last night, after sets from Nick Cave and Café Tacvba, Yeah Yeah Yeahs played to a rapt audience at Stubb's outdoor stage for NPR's SXSW showcase. Sporting a bedazzled, bright yellow suit, one neon…   Read Story »
The 'Gum crew got into Austin last night and made the most of SXSW Music's slow ramp-up into full on noise-overwhelming-the-signal mode. The options were limited, but with deep lineups: Viceland and…   Read Story »
So you're in a band. Let's say there's three of you: gives you a good fullness-of-sound to van-space ratio. Who else has to be in your camp? A producer, yeah. An engineer, totally. Roadies ... one…   Read Story »
Today the Stereogum staff travels to Austin for what folks used to call "indie rock spring break" but in 2013 call "a chance to see Prince and Justin Timberlake in a super real integrated marketing…   Read Story »
Every year, a whole lot of very, very famous people come to Austin for SXSW, mixing uneasily with the glut of unsigned bands and performing at vast, fun clusterfuck shows that usually require…   Read Story »
In a few weeks we join the herd and migrate south by southwest to Austin, where the bands are second in number only to the brands. And we're throwing our own branded show (what's up, Taco Bell and…   Read Story »
Well, Fun Fun Fun Fest ended all of four days ago, so Austin, TX really has to get moving on the next big music festival, and would ya look at that, they're on it. Next year's SXSW Music Festival…   Read Story »
Guess what? We went to SXSW 2012. Without further introduction, here are our SXSW superlatives for 2012: BEST BEARD:The one on the bassist from Black Tusk, which swings around impressively when he…   Read Story »
Norah Jones played two earlier SXSW shows with country project the Little Willies before taking center stage at a packed La Zona Rosa early Saturady evening to debut her forthcoming breakup concept…   Read Story »