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Mark R. Collins: Social Observations From the Fader Fort at SXSW

Free booze matters because then even people who don't enjoy live music congregate at Fader Fort every year. Inevitably the drunks will be drawn to the stage and exposed to some band or artist they never would have heard on the radio...
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