March 15, 2013

Pat Blashill

Volume 32, Number 29

Issue Supplements

SXSW 2013 Music Supplement

SXSW Thursday Daily

SXSW Friday Daily

SXSW Saturday Daily

ON THE COVER:
news

Everybody Must Get Stoned!

The national trend of marijuana reform law continues to build

BY JORDAN SMITH

Point Austin: Explaining Austin

Understanding Austin requires a cultural primer

BY MICHAEL KING

Then There's This: One Step Forward ...

Updates on Barton Springs, Gables Hotel, and amphitheatres

BY AMY SMITH

Civics 101

Headlines

LegeLines

BY JORDAN SMITH

Quote of the Week

Gates Champions Classroom Computing

Microsoft founder continues push for bridging education divide

BY RICHARD WHITTAKER

SideCar to City: Have App, Will Travel ... to Court

Ridesharing tries to get past roadblocks

BY RICHARD WHITTAKER

Griffin Family Sues Nestande and Bar

Family of hit-and-run victim seeking $1 million in damages

BY JORDAN SMITH

Faulty Tower: Anti-LGBT Money Behind Fairmont Austin

Doug Manchester was a major donor in the fight against same-sex marriage

BY BRANDON WATSON

Council Notes: Know What's Below

The Council's early agenda is likely to raise a little sand

BY MICHAEL KING

From Decriminalizing Pot to Banishing Junk Science

The Lege considers a host of criminal justice bills

BY JORDAN SMITH

The Hightower Report: Goofy is not just a cartoon character – he's a legislator in Texas

Drew Springer fights Austin's bag ban

BY JIM HIGHTOWER

food

Culinary Bucket List

The real deal: veteran foodies dish on where to eat in Austin

BY VIRGINIA B. WOOD

Celebrating St. Patrick's Day

Forgo the green beer in favor of some Guinness, Harp, and Smithwick's

BY WES MARSHALL

Food-o-File

@ACFood dragged kicking and screaming into social media century

BY VIRGINIA B. WOOD

music

SXSW DAILY: SATURDAY

Playback

SXSW news and carryings-on

BY KEVIN CURTIN

Ballroom Dancing

SXSW panel reviews

Day Party Crawl

Live Shots

SXSW showcase reviews

My SXSW

By Dana Falconberry

MOJO Recommends: Laura Mvula

'Mojo' Editor-in-Chief Phil Alexander spotlights the best new British talent

Spotlight: Kid Congo & the Pink Monkey Birds

12mid, Maggie Mae's Gibson Room

BY TIM STEGALL

Spotlight: Royal Thunder

Heavy metal thunder? Pretty much.

BY RAOUL HERNANDEZ

Spotlight: Robert Glasper Experiment

Jazz and hip-hop go together like R&B

BY DOUG FREEMAN

Spotlight: The Orwells

Orwellian hijinks

BY CHASE HOFFBERGER

Spotlight: The Zombies

Back from the dead

BY SCOTT SCHINDER

SXSW DAILY: FRIDAY

Playback

SXSW news and carryings-on

BY KEVIN CURTIN

Ballroom Dancing

SXSW panel reviews

Day Party Crawl

Live Shots

SXSW showcase reviews

My SXSW

By Jim Lauderdale

MOJO Recommends: The Staves

'Mojo' editor-in-chief Phil Alexander spotlights the best new British talent9:15pm, St. David's Historic Sanctuary

Spotlight: Shoes

These Shoes still fit

BY GREG BEETS

Spotlight: Nik Turner performs 'Space Ritual'

Hawkwind overlord still screams in space

BY RICHARD WHITTAKER

Spotlight: Eric Burdon

We prefer "We Gotta Get Out of This Place"

BY DAN OKO

Spotlight: Brendan Benson

Raconteur goes Nashville

BY JIM CALIGIURI

SXSW DAILY: THURSDAY

Playback

SXSW news and carryings-on

BY KEVIN CURTIN

Ballroom Dancing

SXSW panel reviews

Day Party Crawl

Live Shots

SXSW showcase reviews

My SXSW

By Mike Scott

MOJO Recommends: TOY

'Mojo' editor-in-chief Phil Alexander spotlights the best new British talent

Spotlight: Robyn Hitchcock

Manic Syd Barrett? God, let's hope so!

BY DOUG FREEMAN

Spotlight: Elias Haslanger

Eli, blow your horn

BY JAY TRACHTENBERG

Spotlight: Frightened Rabbit

Rabbit democracy? Almost.

BY MELANIE HAUPT

Spotlight: Jovanotti

Italian superstar starts over again in the U.S.

BY THOMAS FAWCETT

Spotlight: Bernie Worrell Orchestra

P-Funk original channels divine rhythm

BY THOMAS FAWCETT

Spotlight: Richard Thompson

Still wry after all these years

BY DAN OKO

WEEKLY ISSUE

SXSW 2013 MUSIC

Dazed, But Not Confused

The next 96 hours of SXSW Music starts here

BY RAOUL HERNANDEZ

True Believer

You're at SXSW today because of its late creative director, Brent Grulke.

BY MICHAEL CORCORAN

2012-13 Austin Music Award

This year's winners

Wednesday Music Preview Guide

Thursday Music Preview Guide

Friday Music Preview Guide

Saturday Music Preview Guide

SXSW 2013 Records

Nick Cave & the Bad Seeds

Push the Sky Away

Wild Belle

Isles

Unknown Mortal Orchestra

II

Paws

Cokefloat

Cafe Tacuba

Objeto Antes Llamado Disco

Feathers

If All Here Now

Sons of Fathers

Burning Days

Foxygen

We Are the 21st Century Ambassadors of Peace & Magic

Teagan & Sara

Heartthrob

Jim James

Regions of Light and Sound of God

Jake Bugg

Jake Bugg

Chris Stamey

Lovesick Blues

Billy Bragg

Tooth and Nail

Ratking

Wiki93

Hayden

Us Alone

Spain

The Soul of Spain

Strangers

Persona Non Grata

White Lung

Sorry

Angel Haze, Sky Ferreira, Le1f

New York, Ghost, Liquid

Howlin' Brothers, Daniel Romano, Max Gomez, the Vespers, Delta Rae

Howl, Come Cry With Me, Rule the World, The Fourth Wall, Carry the Fire

Sound City

Reel to Reel

the Como Mamas

Get an Understanding

the James Hunter Six

Minute by Minute

Robyn Hitchcock

Love From London

Buddy Miller & Jim Lauderdale

Buddy and Jim

Pissed Jeans

Honeys

Richard Thompson

Electric

Emmylou Harris & Rodney Crowell

Old Yellow Moon

the Relatives

The Electric Word

Alt-J

An Awesome Wave

Useless Eaters

Hypertension

Josh Rouse

The Happiness Waltz

Kinski

Cosy Moments

the Flaming Lips

The Terror

Local Natives

Hummingbird

the Mavericks

In Time

the Skatalites

Walk With Me

Phosphorescent

Muchacho

Riff Raff, Action Bronson, Meyhem Lauren

Birth of an Icon, Blue Chips, Mandatory Brunch Meetings

Marnie Stern

The Chronicles of Marnia

Frank Smith

Nineties

Green Day

¡Uno!, ¡Dos!, ¡Tré!

Rhye

Woman

the Staves

Dead & Born & Grown

Jacco Gardner

Cabinet of Curiosities

FIDLAR

FIDLAR

Dawes

Stories Don't End

Metz

Metz

Haim

Forever

Chelsea Light Moving

Chelsea Light Moving

Skratch Bastid & the Gaff

Soul Sisters Stand Up!

Mac DeMarco

2

East Cameron Folkcore

For Sale

Spray Paint

LP

Hi Rhythm Band

On the Loose

Anders & Kendall

Wild Chorus

the Boxing Lesson

Big Hits!

HolySexyBastards

HolySexyBastards
screens

SXSW DAILY: SATURDAY

SXSW Film

Daily reviews and interviews

SXSW DAILY: FRIDAY

SXSW Film

Reviews and Interviews

SXSW DAILY: THURSDAY

SXSW Film

Reviews and Interviews

WEEKLY ISSUE

SXSW 2013 Film Awards

Jury awards for this year's Festival announced

BY MONICA RIESE

SXSW Interactive Conference Quick Cuts

SXSW Film Conference Quick Cuts

SXSW Film Reviews

Film Reviews

Dead Man Down

Noomi Rapace, the original Lisbeth Salander, reunites with her The Girl With the Dragon Tattoo director for this NYC gangland thriller starring Colin Farrell.

The Incredible Burt Wonderstone

Steve Carell and Steve Buscemi play squabbling old-school magicians whose reign on the Vegas strip is threatened by a daring stunt magician played by Jim Carrey.

Like Someone in Love

The latest film from Iranian filmmaking legend Abbas Kiarostami is set in Japan and looks at some characters playing out approximations of love.

Masquerade

A galloping box-office success in its home country of South Korea, this film is a 17th century historical drama that, at heart, is really a comedy.

Reincarnated

In this documentary, Snoop Lion goes to Jamaica to cut a reggae album and reinvent himself – and smoke the ganja, too.

South by Southwest Film Festival 2013

Partake. Enjoy.

West of Memphis

Eighteen years of wrongful imprisonment and four documentaries still don't put to rest the trials of the West Memphis Three.
arts & culture

Figure in the Frame

The exhibit Arnold Newman: Masterclass gives us all a lesson in the power of the photographic portrait

BY KATHERINE CATMULL

'Beat the Rush'

Butler School of Music's new concert series connects great music with great art

BY NATALIE ZELDIN

Austin Creatives' Day

Free tax prep for artists from Foundation Communities and Austin Creative Alliance

BY ROBERT FAIRES

Arts Reviews

The Girl With Time in Her Eyes

Hidden Room Theatre's crafty techno-noir turned an ordinary audience into an army of smartphone-wielding detectives

The Rite of Spring

Joffrey Ballet's reconstruction of the 1913 Nijinsky ballet gave audiences a frame of reference for dance history

A Certain Reality

All three artists in this grayDUCK Gallery show present characters with a depth of backstory that amazes
columns

Oops!

After a Fashion

Your Style Avatar offers his best, most fabulous bets for the SX season

BY STEPHEN MACMILLAN MOSER

Gay Place: Howdy, Sailor

Gayest. South by. Ever.

BY KATE X MESSER

Day Trips

Museum preserves history of Texas polka

BY GERALD E. MCLEOD

Mr. Smarty Pants Knows

BY MR. SMARTY PANTS

SXSW DAILY: THURSDAY

After A Fashion: Texas Film

Spiff it up, slacker, and you might make Your Style Avatar's 'Seen at SX' list

BY STEPHEN MACMILLAN MOSER

Gay Place: Furballz

SXSW Thursday

BY KATE X MESSER

SXSW DAILY: FRIDAY

After a Fashion

Your Style Avatar-dy for the party

BY STEPHEN MACMILLAN MOSER

Gay Place

SXSW Friday

BY KATE X MESSER

SXSW DAILY: SATURDAY

After a Fashion

The rest of Your Style Avatar's bird's-eye view of the Austin Music Awards and more

BY STEPHEN MACMILLAN MOSER

Gay Place

SXSW Saturday

BY KATE X MESSER

WEEKLY ISSUE

The Luv Doc: The LuvDoc's SXSW Tip Sheet

I've done this before. Trust me.

BY THE LUV DOC

Feedback

Letters to the editor, published daily
sports

Soccer Watch

A historic comeback for Barcelona in European Champions League play, and more

BY NICK BARBARO

comics

Peppermint Tears

BY RYAN HENNESSEE

Maakies

BY TONY MILLIONAIRE

Eyebeam

BY SAM HURT

This Modern World

BY TOM TOMORROW

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