Notes from the Road

March 2012

SXSW Music Day 1: Cadence Weapon

Exhibiting the kind of poise and professionalism that only comes with many years of experience, Rollie Pemberton made it clear that you will have fun at a Cadence Weapon show.


SXSW Interactive: Blacks in Technology: Blazing a Path

If Silicon Valley is to be “the new promised land” for African Americans it will be because these tech entrepreneurs continue to build on their success and because venture capitalists understand the importance of having all the brilliant ideas available (regardless of from where they come) represented in the marketplace.


SXSW Film Festival Day 3: The Streak Continues

The rains subsided. The sun came out. Great movies kept playing inside, so who cares about the weather?


SXSW Film Festival Day 3: ‘Hunky Dory’ + ‘Someone Up There Likes Me’

Hunky Dory is not just an ode to classic rock and the days of old, but also to American high school movies. Knowing this gave me an entirely different lens.


Fanfarlo: 6 March 2012 - New York

Mixing old and new songs with varying results.


SXSW Film Festival Day 2: ‘Killer Joe’

Killer Joe and... well, nothing else mattered.


SXSW Film Festival Day 2: ‘Safety Not Guaranteed’

From a more-or-less rookie writer/director team, Safety Not Guaranteed is based on a Wanted Ad that became an internet meme. You really can’t fault me for being leery, can you?


SXSW Film Festival Day 1: ‘The Cabin in the Woods’ + ‘The Babymakers’

Two words accurately describe the first day of the 26th annual South by Southwest Festival, or, as it’s more commonly known now, the Hipster Mecca of the Universe: “Wet” and “Shhhhhhhh!”


Bombay Bicycle Club: 5 March 2012 - New York

Expanded line up and bigger venue doesn't diminish youthful exuberance.


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