Thursday, March 26 2015
Amidst the many artists that flooded SWSX this year, these 15 new and rising talents stand out amidst the fray.
Thursday, March 19 2015
BØRNS, Ryn Weaver, and Stromae all stand out as artists poised to break out big in 2015 after their stellar performances at SXSW.
Thursday, March 12 2015
SXSW has staked out its own distinct territory by spotlighting commercial comedies that are vital to the movie business but rarely show up at festivals such as Sundance, Toronto or Cannes.
Monday, March 9 2015
Winter may have just begun its thaw, but one listen to this remix of Brazil's SILVA will have you in a summertime island paradise.
Tuesday, March 18 2014
Tuesday, March 11 2014
A no-cost counterpoint to SXSW one can enjoy at their leisure, Couch By Couchwest is a festival where the beer is cheaper and the only hipster is you.
Monday, March 25 2013
What once began as a regional music festival that invited people to sample a local artistic community has become a spring break bowel movement and a corporate invasion that leaves the city blanketed in a cindering Dresden of bad faith branding.
Tuesday, March 19 2013
Stephan Jenkins and friends debut three new songs at Austin set and remind us all -- even the city of Austin's finest -- how powerful and beloved they can be.
Monday, March 18 2013
Four days, six stories, one column, dozens of tweets and nearly 10,000 words later, I'm still wondering how we define success at SXSW.