Harlem MC recounts a night of sex, drugs, and rock 'n' roll.
Ah, the life of a celebrity. In a new interview with New York Post A$AP Rocky recounted his SXSW experience, which involved Makonnen, acid, and three orgies. Rocky previously opened up about his experimentation with psychedelics, and his new single is called “L$D,” so it seems appropriate. Here’s how Rocky described it: Why do you […]
Photos courtesy of YG Entertainment Here’s how long it’s been since Epik High was last in North America: Their last gig was a tour with Far East Movement before “Like A G6.” But this year, after a well-received appearance at SXSW’s K-Pop...Show More Summary
photo: Hudson Mohawke at SXSW 2015 (more) As announced in March, Scottish producer Hudson Mohawke is visiting the U.S. later this month, but now we also know that the May 28th NYC show at Irving Plaza in NYC will be...
Ultimate Painting were one of those acts that I had numerous times on my SXSW schedule but managed to miss at every turn. From what I’ve heard, that was my loss as their melodic psych-pop wowed audiences throughout the fest. Since then I’ve been spinning their 2014 debut with regularity and ruing my misfortune. So [...]
A couple of years ago, I saw French Montana headline the FADER Fort during SXSW, and he brought a pair of deeply random guests with him: Macklemore and Diddy. This was a weird show and not a particularly good one. French had a live band with him, since live bands are a sort of luxury […]
Writer-directors Jordan Galland and Oren Shai have signed with the Gersh Agency. Galland most recently wrote and directed the mystery thriller Ava's Possession, which premiered at the 2015 SXSW film festival. Galland's previous films include Alter Egos and Rosencrantz And Guildenstern Are Undead. Show More Summary
Trey Edward Shults’ Krisha is screening in Critics’ Week here tonight, a few days after the debut feature helmer entered a two-picture deal with A24 which also acquired Krisha. The film earlier world premiered at SXSW, winning the Grand Jury and Audience Awards. Show More Summary
Roadside Attractions has acquired U.S. rights to Paul Dalio's debut feature Touched With Fire, the Katie Holmes-starrer that premiered at this year’s SXSW with the title Mania Days. The pic revolves around two bipolar poets whose art is fueled by their emotional extremes. Show More Summary
Indie distributor A24 has announced a multi-picture deal with director Edward Shults, according to Deadline. The deal includes Shults’ current film Krisha, which won awards at the 2015 SXSW, as well as having A24 produce and distribute the psychological horror film It Comes At Night. According to the site, It Comes At Night will be, […]
photo: Title Fight at SXSW 2015 (more by Amanda Hatfield) Gainesville punk festival The Fest returns for its 14th year from October 30 - November 1, and today they added a bunch of more bands to their lineup. Additions include...
SXSW hit NINA FOREVER, which is sure to make you feel better about your troubled relationship, is currently being sold to buyers at the Cannes Film Festival. I've heard nothing but good things about the Blaine Brothers film, so there's a good chance it's going to be picked up by a distributor with the quickness. Show More Summary
EXCLUSIVE: Spotlight Pictures has added 7 Chinese Brothers to its Cannes sales slate. The comedy, written and directed by Bob Byington (Somebody Up There Likes Me), debuted at SXSW in March and will have a U.S. day-and-date release through Screen Media Films in August. Show More Summary
photo: Palma Violets @ SXSW 2015 (more by Tim Griffin) You can browse our full NYC show calendar for all of tonight's shows, but here are some highlights... Palma Violets, Public Access TV @ Bowery Ballroom UK band Palma Violets...
Epic Pictures shared a new international trailer for Chris Blaine and Ben Blaine’s SXSW Film Festival indie Nina Forever, starring Abigail Hardingham, Cian Barry, Fiona O’Shaughnessy, Elizabeth Elvin, David Troughton. Holly loves Rob and tries to help him through his grief – even if it means contending with his dead girlfriend Nina, who comes back, […]
Film Movement has acquired all North American rights to Justin Lerner’s The Automatic Hate. Film Movement plans a winter theatrical release for the film, which world premiered at SXSW. The Automatic Hate stars Joseph Cross, Adelaide Clemens, Richard Schiff, Ricky Jay and Deborah Ann Woll. Show More Summary
If you weren't already excited to see the movie Trainwreck this summer (and well, you should be! please read my early review of Trainwreck from SXSW), then this certainly will do the trick. Amy Schumer and Judd Apatow will hit the road in June for seven all-star stand-up comedy showcases -- featuring Schumer's co-stars Colin […]
The Walking Dead’s third season won’t be starting in 2015, but something that’s equally exciting for fans of the series will. Telltale has reiterated comments made back at SXSW earlier in the year regarding the third season of The Walking Dead. Telltale PR manager Job J. Stauffer took to Twitter to confirm that The Walking […]
Meerkat, the mobile live streaming services that shot to fame at this year's SXSW conference, has unveiled a public API that developers can use to build their own experiences around some of the popular app's functionality.
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