SXSW 2019: A massive gallery of (almost) everything we saw

On this segment of news you already know: SXSW is massive.

It’s a beast of a festival-conference-party-networking-a-thon where over 2,000 artists vie for the attention of press, publicists, labels, industry [...]

By |March 21, 2019|1 Comment

SXSW Day Six: Bye Bye, South By

Amyl and the Sniffers (photo: Norm deVeyra)

Photos and additional reporting by Ian Young and Norm deVeyra

Ian's Highlights
My last day here was supposed to be relaxing, chill, laid-back. Started the [...]

By |March 17, 2019|Comments Off on SXSW Day Six: Bye Bye, South By

SXSW Day Five: Tired feet, BBQ comas, and Priests! PRIESTS!

Priests (photo: Ian Young)

Photos and additional reporting by Ian Young and Norm deVeyra

Norm's Highlights

The highs of the previous night's Lizzo performance gave way to some lows on Day 5, [...]

By |March 16, 2019|Comments Off on SXSW Day Five: Tired feet, BBQ comas, and Priests! PRIESTS!
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    SXSW Day Three: Heating up with Japanese Breakfast, Charly Bliss, De La Soul

SXSW Day Three: Heating up with Japanese Breakfast, Charly Bliss, De La Soul

Charly Bliss (photo: Ian Young)

Photos and additional reporting by Ian Young and Norm deVeyra

Ian's Highlights

Japanese Breakfast at Fader Fort: Michelle Zauner, aka Japanese Breakfast, has a busy SX this [...]

By |March 14, 2019|3 Comments

SXSW Day Two: Lines, lines and more lines (and tacos)

Ghostland Observatory (photo: Ian Young)

Photos and additional reporting by Ian Young and Norm deVeyra

Jody's Highlights:
I'm about to say something really stupid: This festival is so corporate.

I'm sorry, I know, [...]

By |March 13, 2019|Comments Off on SXSW Day Two: Lines, lines and more lines (and tacos)

SXSW Day One: What we heard, what we saw, what we ate

Dan the Automator (photo: Ian Young)

Photos and additional reporting by Ian Young and Norm deVeyra

Jody's Highlights:
Remember how I said I hate music festivals, then changed my mind? It turns [...]

By |March 12, 2019|Comments Off on SXSW Day One: What we heard, what we saw, what we ate

SXSW 2018: THICK

CHAI - Hotel Vegas, Sunday, Burgermania

Sunday is always a tough day at SXSW. Everyone is super hung over and dragging, but Japan sent CHAI to put more smiles on [...]

By |March 26, 2018|Comments Off on SXSW 2018: THICK

SXSW 2017: Gurr, Die Heiterkeit, Oh my

Laure Briard 3/15 5pm 2737 Webberville Rd.

1st stop was the backyard of a home last visited for a ketchup & mustard covered, Les Marinellis show a few years ago. [...]

By |March 23, 2017|Comments Off on SXSW 2017: Gurr, Die Heiterkeit, Oh my
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    SXSW 2016: Lone Star, Protomartyr & the severed head of Donald Trump

SXSW 2016: Lone Star, Protomartyr & the severed head of Donald Trump

Charles Bradley is pure magic. I raced directly to Stubb's from the airport, cracked my first Lone Star and melted in his charms. How amazing to see [...]

By |April 14, 2016|Comments Off on SXSW 2016: Lone Star, Protomartyr & the severed head of Donald Trump

Taking stock of South by Southwest 2011: Highlights, photos, and an attempt to make sense of things

When, last Saturday afternoon, Wild Flag's Carrie Brownstein remarked mid-set, "This is our seventh of eight shows at South by Southwest," it was difficult not to hear some sense [...]

By |March 28, 2011|Comments Off on Taking stock of South by Southwest 2011: Highlights, photos, and an attempt to make sense of things

Check out Mission Mission’s SXSW coverage

Allan over at Mission Mission covered South by Southwest in an astonishing level of detail, and I recommend you head over to his site for a large collection of [...]

By |March 22, 2011|Comments Off on Check out Mission Mission’s SXSW coverage

Scenes from South by Southwest 2011

South by Southwest is half done, with plenty of great sets from Yuck, Cloud Nothings, Toro Y Moi and others already in the books. Expect a more comprehensive [...]

By |March 18, 2011|2 Comments
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