We've been hearing about the horror-comedy CREEP for a long while now; the Patrick Brice-Duplass Brothers project (produced by Jason Blum) has been floating around since it premiered at the SXSW Film Festival over a year ago. While there...Show More Summary
This week, we explored predictions for the future of SXSW, how copyright infringement could impact your SoundCloud account, why NPR should stand with #irespectmusic, and heard an unsigned artist's concern for how TIDAL could effect their career. Continue reading for more on each topic. I Think Jay Z Destroyed My...
I’ve had the awesome opportunity of being an early adopter and power user of two of the biggest trending apps of 2015. I jumped on Meerkat only days after it was released and was able to leverage it while at SXSW and Social Media Marketing World, where I was also at when Periscope made it’s debut.
Chevy drops a new clip for the Sledgren and RMB Justize produced “Now That I’m Up”. Previously: Chevy Woods – SXSW I Love Texas (EP)
Spitta and the Jets touch down in Columbus, OH and Austin, TX for SXSW in the latest episode of the Pilot Talk 3 Tour chronicles. Previously: Curren$y – Pilot Talk 3 Tour (Episode 11)
“I like you…” On the heels of its most-watched original movie to date (Animal) and the SXSW 2015 premiere of its original movie The Boy, Chiller announces new original content for 2015 and 2016, including its first-ever original series, “Slasher,” and two new original movies, Lifeforce and Siren. In Siren, a bachelor party becomes a […]
By now, it's unlikely that there's anybody left who doesn’t know South by Southwest, or at least its shortened name, SXSW. Since its inception in 1987, the festival has become of the biggest and most important annual events in the music industry. But once you hit the top, where else...
No matter how you look at it, Zella Day‘s star is rising. In the past year, the 20-year old native of tiny ranch town Pinetop, Arizona has released a hugely successful eponymous EP, played SXSW and toured the US, contributed a song to the blockbuster Insurgent soundtrack, become the subject of a mini-documentary for Free People and been […]
New York-via-London dream folk singer delivers "Garden" at SXSW.
You may remember, but probably you don't, that when I went to SXSW this year I wrote this: Favorite whisper I heard that I hope was true: That Miley Cyrus was going to join Lolawolf in a hotel room to shoot a budget video. I’m praying for a slo-mo pillow fight sequence between Zoe Kravitz and Miley. Show More Summary
photo: Spoon at SXSW 2015 (more by Amanda Hatfield) As previously mentioned, Spoon and The Antlers are touring together, and hitting NYC on June 16 at Kings Theatre (buy tickets or win them). Now they expanded their tour to include....
In the cold, winter fields of New England, there sits a house that wakes up every 30 years and demands a sacrifice… After debuting at the SXSW Midnighters, Dark Sky is set to release Ted Geoghegan’s debut feature, We Are Still Here, which stars everyone’s favorite Barbara Crampton Re-Animator, You’re Next), as well as Andrew […]
Vince Staples drops the “Sno Aalegra assisted “Senorita”, a track that heavily samples Future’s “Covered N Money” that he debuted at SXSW earlier this year. Previously: Christian Rich ft. Vince Staples & Bia – High
photos: Girl Band @ BVSXSW 2015 (more by Tim Griffin) Ireland's brash, loud Girl Band, who visited in March around SXSW, will be heading back to North America for a tour in June. They'll spend part of that opening for...
photo: Radioactivity on an Austin Bridge, SXSW 2014 (more by Amanda Hatfield) Radioactivity, the band which features Jeff Burke and Mark Ryan of Marked Men, will release their new album Silent Kill on June 30 via Dirtnap. You can listen...
The PRhyme Tour with Boldy James and Your Old Droog makes its way through the state of Texas, including a stop in Preem’s hometown of Houston, before finally landing at SXSW. Throughout this episode, Premier speaks on first becoming aware of Royce in the late 90?s, how they came up with the name PRhyme and […]
The temptation to write off Meerkat -- the live-streaming app that sort of blew up at SXSW -- is tough to resist. After all, Twitter wasted no time releasing a competitor (with a cleaner interface, no less) that slowly seems to be eating Meerkat's lunch. Show More Summary
Simple synopsis: A look at a frightening condition that plagues thousands; sleep paralysis. Very few movies have stuck with me beyond the SXSW Film Festival like the documentary...
Hop Along feel like one of those bands that I would stumble upon at SXSW and be blown away. Too many times I’ve got home from SXSW and listened to the album from said band and been disappointed. Typically that frustration is born out of the production, or over-production as it may be. Over-production can [...]
Working only with dots, lines and squares, Imaginary Forces’ Jeremy Cox and friends crafted a abstract homage to the history of video gamings for the SXSW 2015 Gaming Awards. To achieve the pixel grid and glitch effects, the team eschewed After Effects plugins and instead broke out their macro lens to shoot an array of displays, as... Read more »