Our South by Southwest First Draft Pick: Anna Shoemaker

Posted on March 29, 2019

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Mike Henneberger

If there were something like Fantasy Football for South by Southwest (SXSW), indie-pop artist Anna Shoemaker would be my first draft pick. When I first listened to her music in my month- long preparation for the festival, I immediately passed…

Our Top Discovery at 2019 South By Southwest: Illuminati Hotties

Posted on March 25, 2019

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Mike Henneberger

No lists. No countdowns. No patience necessary. Here’s the best band we saw at South by Southwest 2019, Illuminati Hotties. With more than 2000 official acts this year, it helps to have a name that catches the eye of someone…

SXSW PHOTOS: Illuminati Hotties, Fatherson, Charly Bliss, Bloods and more

Posted on March 20, 2019

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Mike Henneberger

FRIDAY MARCH 15, 2019 PHOTOS: Illuminati Hotties At one Dozen Street playing one of their 10 shows during South by Southwest Photos by Mike Henneberger Charly Bliss https://www.facebook.com/CharlyBliss/ At Rolling Stone party at Native Hostel SATURDAY MARCH 15, 2019 PHOTOS: Fatherson https://www.facebook.com/fathersonband/…

SXSW PHOTOS: The Get Up Kids, The Joy Formidable, Chastity and more

Posted on March 19, 2019

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Mike Henneberger

WEDNESDAY PHOTOS: Polyvinyl Records & Big Scary Monsters Showcase  At Mohawk Wednesday, March 13, 2019 Orchards https://www.facebook.com/orchardslive/ The Get Up Kids https://www.facebook.com/TheGetUpKids/ Pedro the Lion THURSDAY PHOTOS: Dr. Martens and Collide Day Party  At Container Bar on Rainey Street Thursday March 14,…

PHOTOS: Bud Light Dive Bar Sessions at SXSW

Posted on March 18, 2019

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Andrew Wendowski

Last week, Bud Light closed out another epic SXSW showcase with their Bud Light Dive Bar Sessions. This is the 4th consecutive year Bud Light has had a presence as the showcase and the shows did not disappoint. The two-night event on March…

De La Soul, Judah & the Lion and Sir Sly to Headline StubHub Sound Stage at SXSW

Posted on February 28, 2019

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Andrew Wendowski

StubHub, the world’s largest event marketplace, announced the lineup for its fifth annual showcase at the South by Southwest (SXSW) music festival, as part of COLLiDE on Rainey. Accessible to all SXSW attendees and badge holders, the two days of…