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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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Webcast: Watch Livestream of Third Man Records Party at SXSW

March 13th, 2014
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Third Man Records, Jack White’s independent record label based out of Nashville, is sharing the excitement of its three-day SXSW party with the world. The label has set up a live stream of Thursday, Friday and Saturday’s events on its website, where viewers can take in all of this week’s TMR performances and DJ sets.

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SXSW 2014: Spotify House – Dum Dum Girls and Betty Who

March 12th, 2014
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The #SpotifyHouse is in full swing come Wednesday at SXSW 2014. This year it is at a new, unnamed venue located on the east side of Austin – a welcome break from the hype of downtown’s main strip. Hitting capacity almost as soon as it opens, Spotify House still delivers plenty of open space outside with two stages out back and one inside the entrance corridor. Read more…

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