And on the third wave of artist announcements, SXSW released what now amounts to 965 bands booked to play the annual Austin, TX industry drunkfest. And lo, the industry saw that it was good. Bands from around the world! Bands you’veShow More Summary
One of our favorite undistributed movies of 2014 needs help getting distributed in 2015. What We Do in the Shadows, which had us rolling in the aisles at Sundance and SXSW, is set to open on February 13th, but so far the release is limited to New York City and Los Angeles. Show More Summary
photo: Weedeater at Saint VItus in 2012 (more by Samantha Marble) Stoner metal weirdos Weedeater have announced a US tour with Australian thrashers King Parrot kicking off in Austin during SXSW and ending in their home city of Wilmington, NC...
by Andrew Sacher photo: Meek Mill at SXSW 2012 (more by Ryan Muir) There's never a lack of great hip hop shows happening in NYC. Today alone, we posted about Ratking (with Trash Talk), Dipset and Action Bronson so far....
This SXSW Eco panel brings together experts on recycling and sustainability to discuss the present and future of recycling in America and troubleshoot how we can recycle “more” while recycling “smarter.”
Shura is heading to SXSW, will have an album out on Polydor, and will be doing a good amount of touring, and January is not even half over yet. But she is prepared for a very busy year, so perhaps it’s time to get familiar with her and her music. Her latest single is called […]
The South by Southwest (SXSW) Interactive and Film Festival, which goes down from March 13-15 in Austin, Texas, just added a little bit of mixed martial arts (MMA) flavor to its already star-studded line up. Rebecca Feferman, Head of...Show More Summary
by Bill Pearis photo:::Happyness @ Baby's All Right, CMJ 2014 (more by Amanda Hatfield) UK trio Happyness have signed with Bar None Records in the U.S. (and Moshi Moshi across the pond). Last year's terrific, underrated Weird Little Birthday will...
Turner Sports analyst Charles Barkley, UFC’s Dana White and Ronda Rousey, Baylor's Head Football Coach Art Briles, Olympic and X-Games Gold Medalist Shaun White and NFL Network Anchor and Pro Football Hall of Famer Deion Sanders are among those added to SXSW’s 2015 SXsports program. Show More Summary
photo: Diarrhea Planet at Death by Audio in 2014 (more by PSquared) Garage punk party animals Diarrhea Planet already had a few dates set for this year, including SXSW and Savannah Stopover, and now a full spring tour following SXSW...
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SXSW has announced a third round of artists invited to perform at the 29th edition of the SXSW Music Festival March 17 - 22 in Austin. This brings the total number of bands announced so far to 965 and still counting. The latest round...Show More Summary
photo:::Palma Violets @ Treasure Island Fest (more by Autumn Andel) SXSW, which happens March 17-22 in Austin, TX, has announced its third round of 2015 showcasing artists. (Here's round 1 and round 2.) It's a big update, with over 500...
Best Coast, Arcade Fire's Will Butler, Marina and the Diamonds, and Diarrhea Planet highlight the latest additions.
SXSW 2015 is fast approaching, and the festival has just announced the third round of artists that will be making their way down to Austin at the end of March. This round is by far their largest yet, bringing the total number of bands attending to just over 950. That’s a lot of bands, and [...]
by Bill Pearis Party-friendly Australian garage rock duo The Gooch Palms have a new single, "Trackside Daze," out via Urinal Cake. It's surfy in a Ramones-covering-the-Rivieras kind of way, and pretty fun. The video, which premieres in this post, is...
Grantland has done such a great job producing “30 For 30? short documentaries in collaboration with ESPN Films that it only seemed natural for its production company to branch out into feature length films. Under the banner of Grantland Features, its film production wing has produced a full-length documentary titled Son of the Congo. Show More Summary
Editors note: Our review of Predestination originally ran during SXSW 2014, but we’re re-posting it as the film opens on VOD and in limited theatrical release. Movies featuring time travel as a central plot device immediately and unavoidably...Show More Summary
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Russell Brand is always larger than life, but this year at South By Southwest it will be literally true rather than just the result of his voice, hair, and general demeanor. Variety reports that Ondi Timoner’s new documentary about the British multi-hyphenate has been selected to open the festival’s film section on March 13. Show More Summary