Category Archives: SXSW Blog

Tim Easton SXSW dates, new album details, MP3 exclusive

MP3: Daily Life

Tim Easton’s been representing Columbus at SXSW for many, many years. While the traveling songwriter hasn’t called Columbus his permanent home in quite a while (currently he lives outside of Joshua Tree, California), we’ll still happily claim him as one of our own.
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Kanye West Confirmed for SXSW 2011 VEVO Event

We wrote about the rumor awhile ago and this video on Idolator supposedly confirms that it is real. Sorry undiscovered bands at SXSW.

SXSW Unofficial: Red Bull Thre3 Style with De La Soul, more

Everything is bigger in Texas, even Red Bull Thre3Style. This Red Bull Thre3Style All-Star showcase, features seven of the best DJ’s in the U.S. prepared to step up to the tables and throw down the finest party-rockin’ tracks. Joining them for a live performance is legendary hip hop trio De La Soul.

Stones Throw Records at SXSW

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The above video is of Stepkids, a tripped out group from Connecticut that have a Rotary Connection meets Edan would sample me vibe. List of other Stones Throw artists at SXSW below…Yeah that does say Dam Funk, Mayor Hawthorne and Snoop Dog. Continue reading

MP3:Fly Union (feat GLC) “Top of the World” Plus SXSW Dates

MP3: Top of the World

Fly Union is gearing up strong for their upcoming album the Greater than Club.

“Top of the World” teams the Columbus rap group with GLC. You might remember GLC from Kanye’s “Drive Slow”.

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Insound SXSW Party 2011

Another great line up from the people at Insound.

The Pains of Being Pure at Heart | 5pm
Owen Pallett | 4pm
Weekend | 3pm
Puro Instinct | 2pm
Anamanaguchi | 1pm

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Fader Fort 2011 RSVP Open

Click here and may all your dreams come true.

SXSW Unofficial Updates: MTV Garage with Matt and Kim (+more)

At this point, SXSW e-mails are out of control. We’re going to be posting shows we recommend. For comprehensive list of events, check out @SXSWPartyList and if you’re going to SXSW, you need to build your schedule using the free SCHED tool. It’ll make your life so easy, I swear.

12:30p Theophilus London
01:30p Foster the People
02:30p Tinie Tempah
03:30p Friendly Fires
04:30p Kids of 88
05:30p Matt & Kim

RSVP here.

SXSW Unofficial Updates: Stereogum, Art Fag, Mint, Brooklyn Country Cookout (+bunch more)

Stereogum has announced two events: Last Night in Texas and Stereogum/Sacred Bones/Chaos In Tejas Unofficial SXSW Party

Berklee has two public events happening.

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SXSW Unofficial: Music By the Slice 2011

Music By the Slice has posted their monster line-up of shows: Continue reading