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Now Speaking at SXSW: Ozzy Osbourne, Trent Reznor, Janelle Monae
If we told you that a prince were coming to South by Southwest, you’d probably guess Harry. More exciting, the conference rolls out the red carpet for the Prince of Darkness, Ozzy Osbourne.

11:26AM Tue. Feb. 11, Kevin Curtin Read More | Comment »

Margo Price Leads New SXSW Talent List
Soulful country crossover star Margo Price has signed on to showcase at South by Southwest. Joining her on this week’s announcement are catchy cooing rockers Broncho, upbeat Mexo-Americana folk combo David Wax Museum, and ATL pussy power rapper Yung Baby Tate.

10:00AM Thu. Feb. 6, Kevin Curtin Read More | Comment »

SXSW Announces Midnighters, VR And More
So SXSW made its first announcement for film, so you've had your headliners and competition titles, with the normal array of talent and titles Now it's time to get dark, experimental, and immersive with today's wave of Midnighters, VR projects, and short bite stories.

2:00PM Wed. Feb. 5, Richard Whittaker Read More | Comment »

SXSW Adds 105 Acts
Six weeks out from the music world descending upon Austin, South by Southwest continues to trickle out talent. Highlighting this week’s cull of acts are local psych rock revolutionaries the Black Angels, Minneapolis soul-pop showman Har Mar Superstar, and Paisley Underground vets the Dream Syndicate.

10:00AM Thu. Jan. 30, Kevin Curtin Read More | Comment »

SXSW Accelerates Into Weekly Artist Lists
With South by Southwest Music week just 54 days away, the festival now shifts to weekly talent announcements. Today’s batch adds 111 emerging acts to the stack, including Seattle grunge-psych trio Naked Giants, Scottland pop twosome Saint Phnx, and Austin’s primal garage-punk blues duo Ghost Wolves.

10:00AM Thu. Jan. 23, Kevin Curtin Read More | Comment »

National Lampoon Takes Aim at SXSW
When it comes to comedy, there aren't many brands as famous as National Lampoon. Yet the collective that shot John Belushi, Gilda Radner, and Chevy Chase to fame has had a rough few years. Now it's back as the National Lampoon Radio Hour: The Podcast, and the sketch show has announced a pair of shows at SXSW.

9:00AM Thu. Jan. 16, Richard Whittaker Read More | Comment »

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SXSW Film Gets Latest Apatow, Snowpiercer Premiere
Get ready for the raunch. SXSW has established itself as the Spring festival launchpad for R-rated comedies, and this year looks like no exception as the festival has just announced The King of Staten Island as one of its Headliner titles.

2:00PM Wed. Jan. 15, Richard Whittaker Read More | Comment »

SXSW Unpacks Longest Lineup List
One day after a multifarious keynote speaker announcement that included Stephen Colbert, Diplo, and the NSA’s Director of Cybersecurity, SXSW diversifies its music lineup with the largest artist list of the year, numbering some 354 showcasing acts.

10:00AM Tue. Jan. 14, Kevin Curtin Read More | Comment »

SXSW Schedules Supernatural Retrospective, Stephen Colbert, and More
Fire up the '67 Chevy Impala, 'cos the Winchester boys are coming to town. SXSW has just announced that Misha Collins, and Austin's own Jared Padalecki and Jensen Ackles will be part of a Supernatural retrospective panel at the festival this March.

1:00PM Mon. Jan. 13, Richard Whittaker Read More | Comment »

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