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SXSW Asks The City Of Austin To Limit The Number Of Permits Issued To Unofficial Events

October 3rd, 2014
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A lot of confusion and fear has arisen about the future of unofficial acts at South By Southwest, an annual arts and entertainment festival in Austin, Texas, following a report by an outside event planning company. But, South By Southwest organizers have issued a clarifying statement detailing their true goals.

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The Neighbourhood Announce New Mixtape #000000 & #FFFFFF

April 22nd, 2014
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Cali alt-rock outfit The Neighbourhood (THE NBHD) have announced that they will be releasing a mixtape in the coming months.
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WATCH: Haim Performs Live at Coachella

April 16th, 2014
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Los Angelinas HAIM performed for the first time at Coachella Music and Arts Festival this weekend in their home state.
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WATCH: Phantogram Releases New Video For “Fall in Love”

April 1st, 2014
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At Birds Barber Shop in Austin, TX, Phantogram filmed a special performance featuring artist Joshua Davis at SXSW.

Photo Credit Raymond Flotat

Photo Credit Raymond Flotat

Phantogram have been hard at work since they released their February 2014 full-length album, Voices. They paired with New York artist Joshua Davis for the release of the video as part of a “Napster Project”, wherein different musicians and artists collaborate to try and produce art that disrupts the music industry. This is the first time the duo have paired up in a real-time performance, where Joshua Davis coded a series of animations and graphics as the band performed. The result is an entrancing geometrical maze that meshes devilishly well with Phantograms electro-indie vibes. Take a couple of minutes to immerse yourself in all its trippy glory:

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Fourth Person Dies After Deadly SXSW Car Crash

March 27th, 2014
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According to KVUE.com, a fourth person has died from injuries sustained in the car accident that occurred earlier this month at outside a SXSW event taking place at The Mohawk. After being placed into a medically induced coma on March 13th, De’Andre Tatum, of Fort Worth, TX finally succumbed to his injuries, and was pronounced dead on Thursday.
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WATCH: The Pains of Being Pure at Heart Releases Video for “Simple and Sure”

March 26th, 2014
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Indie-pop outfit The Pains of Being Pure at Heart have realeased a new video to the single “Simple and Pure,” off their album set to drop April 22nd on Yebo.
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Lawyer Argues Tyler, the Creator Did Not Incite Riot at SXSW

March 24th, 2014
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The saga of Tyler, the Creator continues. The Odd Future leader remains in hot water after his arrest in Austin, but his lawyer has released a statement proclaiming his client’s innocence. Not exactly shocking behavior for a lawyer, but he may have his hands full this time.

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WATCH: Julian Casablancas Performs “Instant Crush” at SXSW

March 15th, 2014
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More huge, unexpected news from SXSW. Julian Casablancas and the Voidz just performed “Instant Crush”, Casablancas’ collaboration with Daft Punk, for the first time in concert.

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Tyler, The Creator Arrested Following Incident at SXSW

March 15th, 2014
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Turns out inciting a riot, even in the name of musical enjoyment for all, gets the police pretty riled up. Tyler, The Creator has been arrested at the Austin-Bergstrom International Airport after encouraging fans to break through a gate at his SXSW performance on Thursday.

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Webcast: Watch Livestream of Lady Gaga Show at SXSW

March 13th, 2014
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The mother of monsters isn’t missing out on SXSW this year–Lady Gaga is playing a show at Stubb’s BBQ in Austin on Thursday night. The catch? She’s only playing in front of 2,000 fans as part of the Doritos-sponsored #BoldStage. But you can still catch the live stream of the show, presented by Fuse.

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