March 17, 2017

Volume 36, Number 29

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Issue Supplement

Guide to SXSW 2017 Week Two

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features

SXSW 2017

Daily Editions and Online Guides

Free Stuff to Do at SXSW: Week Two

Your guide to free events on SXSW's second weekend

BY TUCKER WHATLEY

news

The Texas Hammer

Life under attack by our state government

BY CHASE HOFFBERGER

Point Austin: A Victory for Travis

Court decision on districts raises possibility for fairer politics

BY MICHAEL KING

Public Notice: EV / AV Club, Continued

More mobility musings, SXSW Week Two & beyond

BY NICK BARBARO

Headlines

Quote of the Week

Yes, they really said that

Civics 101

NAKED CITY

Court Rules Texas Congressional Map Discriminates

A federal panel said three districts were mapped to limit minorities

BY MICHAEL KING

Anti-Choice Groups Get More Extreme

Some think the burial of fetal remains doesn't go far enough

BY MARY TUMA

APD Readies Trans-Inclusive Victim ID Policy

Department will adopt a victim neutral affidavit by year's end

BY SARAH MARLOFF

While Council's Away the Mayor Will Play

Council seeks to feast on the good of the land

BY MICHAEL KING

The 85th’s State Something

Taking stock at the Lege's midway point

BY RICHARD WHITTAKER

ICE Continues Its Raids in Travis County

“Callous disregard for the climate of fear” in immigrant communities

BY MARY TUMA

The Hightower Report: The Emperor Has No Clothes

This man is so far gone

BY JIM HIGHTOWER

food

SXSW 2017

SXSW Downtown Dining Guide

So you’re hungry at SXSW?

BY THE FOOD STAFF

Revolution Spirits' First Texas Amaro

Bitter friends ’til the end

BY ADRIENNE WHITEHORSE

Cheap Eats: Aviator Pizza

Pies worth traveling for

BY MARY BRYCE

Dear Glutton: Getting in to Franklin Barbecue

And where to go if it doesn't work out

BY EMILY BEYDA

Food Events

music

SXSW 2017

100 Local SXSW Music Acts

A-Z list of 100 Austin acts showcasing at the Fest

BY THE MUSIC STAFF

SXSW Music Interview: Mick Fleetwood

Fleetwood Mac co-founder reflects on 50 years since the band first got together

BY JIM CALIGIURI

SXSW Music Interview: Bash & Pop

Veteran rocker Tommy Stinson on the Replacements, and his new replacement band

BY TIM STEGALL

SXSW Music Interview: Valerie June

This Memphis singer is no overnight sensation

BY JIM CALIGIURI

SXSW Music Interview: Peter & Arwen Lewis

Moby Grape dad and daughter make new music together

BY RAOUL HERNANDEZ

SXSW Music Interview: Grandaddy

Jason Lytle is ready to pick up the Grandaddy mantle again

BY ABBY JOHNSTON

SXSW Music Interview: La Vida Boheme

“If we didn’t move out of Caracas, we wouldn’t be a band anymore”

BY ALEJANDRA RAMIREZ

SXSW Music Interview: The Lemon Twigs

Sophisticated, Seventies rock-pop, courtesy of two brothers still in their teens

BY LIBBY WEBSTER

SXSW Music Interview: Mastodon

Prog-metal giants go heavier yet

BY KEVIN CURTIN

SXSW Music 2017 Genre Essentials

SXSW by the genre

SXSW Music Lists

Groupings by city, state, and animal

SXSW Wednesday Record Reviews

SXSW Thursday Record Reviews

SXSW Friday Record Reviews

SXSW Saturday Record Reviews

Austin Music Awards’ Message of Love

35th annual local prom sets a new standard

BY DOUG FREEMAN

Playback: Starf**king SXSW

SXSW’s bubble burst? Sure, okay – if you say so. Leave the starfucking to us, then.

BY KEVIN CURTIN

screens

SXSW 2017

SXSW 2017 Film Awards

Austin's Most Famous Atheist

The life and death of Madalyn Murray O'Hair, The Most Hated Woman in America

BY MARC SAVLOV

Bob Byington's Infinity Baby

Austin director has made a reputation for his low-key social comedies

BY RICHARD WHITTAKER

SXSW Panel: Gareth Edwards Keynote

Star Wars, Monsters, and the drive to tell a story

BY MARC SAVLOV

SXSW Panel: Game of Thrones Showrunners

Sansa or Arya? The truth comes out at the panel for the popular HBO show.

BY SARAH MARLOFF

SXSW Panel: Women’s Representation: Five Steps to Win Gender Parity

Wendy Davis on Clinton's loss and the prospect of future gains

BY MARY TUMA

SXSW Panel: Covering POTUS: A Conversation With the Failing NYT

Editor Dean Baquet defends NYT's “honorable pursuit of the truth”

BY MICHAEL KING

SXSW 2017 Film Reviews

SXSW Gaming Events

The little brother of the Fest grows up

BY TUCKER WHATLEY

2017 Texas Film Awards

Film Reviews

Kong: Skull Island

The big ape is back

Land of Mine

A viscerally intense anti-war film

Prevenge

Raw

A coming-of-age cannibal tale with teeth
arts & culture

Marketplace Art Gallery's Open Studio

In the Marketpace Art Gallery, four women have created a studio where they can develop as artists together

BY SAM ANDERSON-RAMOS

Arts Reviews

Hyde Park Theatre's John

In playwright Annie Baker's fun twist on haunted house tales, you learn what it is to be watched

Sacred Shadows – Victoria's Tenebrae Responsories

Ensemble VIII sang this Renaissance music for Holy Week so feelingly, it conjured shadows in a room full of light

"Hector Carmona Miranda: Concrete, Plastic & Metal"

Sometimes you want more from the artist's 3-D printed busts and photographs of same, and sometimes you get it
columns

Gay Place

Lesbian Wedding is high on the list of SXSW closing parties

BY SARAH MARLOFF

Day Trips: New London School Explosion

This year marks the 80th anniversary of the deadliest school disaster in U.S. history

BY GERALD E. MCLEOD

The Luv Doc: Barebacking SXSW

PEWOL (pronounced "pee wall"), which stands for "people without lanyards"

BY THE LUV DOC

Mr. Smarty Pants

BY MR. SMARTY PANTS

Feedback

Letters to the editor, published daily
sports

Soccer Watch

BY NICK BARBARO

comics

Eyebeam

BY SAM HURT

This Modern World

BY TOM TOMORROW

Why So Much?

BY LANCE MYERS

Jen Sorensen Comics

BY JEN SORENSEN

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