The second of our special sessions from South by Southwest.
Gigi Hadid heads into a medical building after getting dropped off by boyfriend Cody Simpson on Thursday afternoon (April 16) in Beverly Hills, Calif. Late last month, Cody, 18, performed at the South by Southwest Festival in Austin, Texas last month and we finally have his performances from Jam In The Van, which is the [...]
Back in 2013 we learned that Cast Away and Back to the Future director Robert Zemeckis was going to be at the helm of Marwencol, an adaptation of the documentary of the same name which played South by Southwest and won the Best Documentary award. Show More Summary
The first of our in-studio performances from South by Southwest.
Department of Public Safety officer Billy Spears got more then he bargained for when he posed for a picture with rap superstar Snoop Dogg, at the South by Southwest Music Festival in Austin, Texas a few weeks ago. Snoop was at the music...Show More Summary
A Texas state trooper who agreed to a photo with rapper Snoop Dogg at Austin's South by Southwest music festival has been reprimanded, his bosses confirm. The crazy part? It was Snoop who asked for, and posted, the picture: Unlike 2Show More Summary
South by Southwest (SXSW) is the best week of the year for film fanatics. Period. It's in a wonderful place (Austin, Texas), sweetened by a lovely atmosphere that mixes the highbrow appreciation of erudite film nerds with the go-for-broke excitement of genre enthusiasts. Show More Summary
Last March, Swedish pop songwriter Tove Lo came to South by Southwest to perform her first U.S. shows. By the end of the year, she had released her debut album, Queen of the Clouds, and scored a Top Five hit with the conflicted, self-destructive "Habits." Tove returned this year as one of the festival's bigger names —...
After Judd Apatow's latest comedy Trainwreck played South by Southwest earlier this month, the reviews frequently said that this might be the filmmaker's best work yet. Thankfully, in addition to Amy Schumer making a big screen splash...Show More Summary
The South by Southwest music festival in Austin, Texas, is filled with excess: thousands of shows, thousands of music fans, an uncountable number of plates of BBQ. If something at SXSW is worth doing, it's worth overdoing — a premise breakout star Courtney Barnett lived out by doing eight sets before...
The 2015 South by Southwest Festival took some early lumps for seemingly giving in to a studio takeover of the film portion of their festival. It was a bit of a trumped-up charge aimed at some heavyweight sneak previews courtesy of Judd...Show More Summary
The Outfit, TX / Photo by King David, courtesy of The Outfit, TX As much as South by Southwest offers a chance to quickly digest a year’s worth of musical trends, it’s also a showcase for far more. Thousands of the coolest people inShow More Summary
For the 29th year, thousands of artists, industry types, music bloggers, drunk kids, and corporations who would love to profit from all of them descended on Austin for the annual South By Southwest festival. And for at least the 10th year, give or take two we can’t really remember, The A.V. Show More Summary
Illustration by Alex Cook Hi Noisey, you might remember me from a few years back. Does #SxBlindGuy ring a bell? No? Just close your eyes and imagine you’re an unknown, penniless, blind guy wandering the streets of South by Southwest—that...Show More Summary
Is South By Southwest dead? Or is it immortal? And is it a music bacchanal or a tech convention? And is it better for rappers or rock bands? We try to tackle these questions in our latest Pop-Up Pop Podcast. Listen below. And to listen to a ranked playlist of every artist I heard at […]
THE PLAYER AUSTIN, Texas — Discovery at South by Southwest isn’t what it used to be. More than 2,000 bands […]
AUSTIN, Texas — A prevailing notion at the South by Southwest music festival, which concluded here Sunday, was that this year's edition delivered a much-needed course correction.
Photos by Noisey Staff At South by Southwest, everything is scarce, and everything is coveted. Whether it's wristbands, open cabs (or Ubers not on 5x surge pricing), plus ones, or chances to hang out with famous people, there is something everyone is looking for that they just can't find. Show More Summary
One of the multitude of horn players in the Hypnotic Brass Ensemble was pretty pumped up one morning at the South by Southwest Music Conference, which concluded over the weekend — and who could blame him? The veteran Chicago band had just roused a sleepy audience of several thousand out...
AUSTIN, Texas -- Two years ago at the South by Southwest Music Conference, Chance the Rapper tried to animate his 15-minute performances with wired energy and a hoarse voice, as if demanding that indifferent audiences pay attention.