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SXSW Live Shot: DC Loves Dilla
J Dilla tribute eclipsed by We DC showcase standout Oddisee
"...Neither was stacking its SXSW showcase with DC Loves Dilla as the closer. Or at least it shouldn’t have..."

March 18, 2015 Music Post by Kahron Spearman

SXSW Film Review: 'Our Vinyl Weighs a Ton (This Is Stones Throw Records)'
An adventurous hip-hop label gets a straight-forward doc
"...This is one for the fans. If Madlib, J Dilla, and MF Doom records spin on your deck..."

March 8, 2014 SXSW Post by James Renovitch

Detroit Stands Up
Black Milk and Donuts
"...to legally leave the state, a football team that just laid a goose egg on the 2008 season, and..."

Jan. 29, 2009 Music Post by Chase Hoffberger

Sound of the City
Black Milk's Detroit "oomph"
"...the Year and Random Axe, which he’s making in conjunction with Sean Price and Guilty Simpson. He’s worked his..."

Jan. 13, 2010 Music Post by Chase Hoffberger

Illa J
Saturday
"...Illa JYancey Boys (Delicious Vinyl)..."

March 19, 2010 Music Review by Thomas Fawcett

ACL Fest 2015 Friday Interview
Friday, 8pm, Honda stage
"...Howard Lawrence, younger sibling of prodigious UK production and DJ duo Disclosure, there's a tangible earnestness that comes off..."

Oct. 2, 2015 Music Feature by Kahron Spearman

Leave No Stones Unturned
Stones Throw founder Peanut Butter Wolf on vinyl, hip-hop's roots, and record labels
"...The best music documentaries show their subjects as more than just the sum of their discographies...."

March 7, 2014 Screens Feature by Dan Gentile

Slum Village
Detroit's other Hitsville
"...grand family is its ever-changing lineup. Since the late J Dilla went part-time in 2002, SV has seen Baatin..."

March 19, 2010 Music Feature by Chase Hoffberger

Wednesday Picks & Sleepers
The blurbing of SXSW
"...All showcases subject to change. WEDNESDAY PICKS FOUR METAL HORSEMEN OF THE..."

March 19, 2010 Music Feature

SXSW Friday International Bands
Friday lists bleed both ways, backward and forward; know your lists!
"...Dope D.O.D. (Thu., 11:10pm, the Jr)..."

March 16, 2012 Music Feature

Thursday Showcases
All the SXSW showcases that fit
"...to surface. Featuring eight musicians from Argentina and Uruguay, Bajofondo's credited with reintroducing acoustic tango to a worldwide audience..."

March 19, 2010 Music Feature

SXSW Music: List No. 8
Big Krit, Cloud Nothings, Brandy, Brandi, and 187 more.
"...The South by Southwest Music Conference – now just 25 days away (!) – continues to release its..."

Feb. 20, 2015 Music Post by Kevin Curtin

Jay Dee
Record review
"...Jay Dee..."

Feb. 17, 2006 Music Review by Robert Gabriel

99 Luftballons (International Acts at SXSW Music)
South by Southwest by way of Sudan, Scotland, Colombia, and more
"...synth-pop duo 1982 sounds straight out of a tropical John Hughes movie. Debut LP Nuevas Ondas roots in guitar,..."

March 16, 2018 Music Feature

South by So Real 2010
Checking in with SXSW's hip-hop head
"...Midwest, the West coast. We’ve got Canada represented; Anita Tijoux is coming from Chile and I hear she’s actually..."

March 15, 2010 Music Post by Thomas Fawcett

Saturday Picks & Sleepers
Last night blurbs – hip-hop Picks and slept-on Sleepers
"...pride of Mexico City, the Copper Gamins – singer/guitarist Jose Carmen and drummer Claus Lafania – make like a..."

March 20, 2015 Music Feature

SXSW Thursday Picks & Sleepers
S.H.I.T. – So Happy It's Thursday blurbs
"...weirdo has turned psychedelia upside down and taken the junk from its pockets to create something new with Super..."

March 14, 2014 Music Feature

100 Local SXSW Music Acts
A-Z list of 100 Austin acts showcasing at the Fest
"...Wed. 15, Bungalow, 1am Launched by principals Jason Reece and Conrad Keely in mid-Nineties Austin, AYWKUBTTOD's incendiary..."

March 17, 2017 Music Feature by The Music Staff

Mélat Record Review
Move Me II: The Present
"...neo-soul princess Mélat vibes out with renowned hip-hop producer Jansport J for the first three tracks of Move Me..."

May 4, 2018 Music Feature by Clara Wang

Saturday ACL Fest Picks
First week, second day handicapping
"...licks built up from a strong foundation of pop. Just a self-titled under their belt, NBT are big overseas..."

Sept. 30, 2016 Music Feature

Friday Picks & Sleepers
Obvious Picks and loads of not-so-obvious Sleepers!
"...Clapton, and Mos Def. He recently relocated to Manchaca, just south of Austin, and once here he took up..."

March 20, 2015 Music Feature

SXSW Saturday Showcases
Park your hiney at a Saturday night SXSW showcase
"...Included are soul survivors William Bell, Otis Clay, Syl Johnson, and Booker T. Jones; rappers Snoop Dogg, Al Kapone,..."

March 14, 2014 Music Feature

Robert Glasper Experiment
SXSW Showcase Reviews
"...Mark Colenburg, bassist Derrick Hodge, and the outstanding Casey Benjamin on vocoder and saxophone. A late start, occasional crackling..."

March 16, 2012 Music Feature by Dan Oko

Wednesday Picks & Sleepers
Handicapping SXSW 09 Wednesday night showcasers
"...All showcases subject to change Lil Band o Gold..."

March 20, 2009 Music Feature

Mixtape Madness
A roundup hits and misses
"...the New Orleans megastar promises to “beat it like Johnny Cochran” through auto-tuned alien depiction “Can’t Miss” before launching..."

Jan. 23, 2009 Music Post by Chase Hoffberger

On the Download
Downloads, some local.
"...UK producer Bullion masterfully mashes the Beach Boys with J Dilla for Pet Sounds in the Key of Dee;..."

Dec. 5, 2007 Music Post by Austin Powell

National Top 10s
National Top 10s of 2006
"...2) Clipse, Hell Hath No Fury (Jive)..."

Jan. 5, 2007 Music Feature

SXSW Music's Hip-Hop Hierarchy
From up-and-comers to rap royalty, 20 key sets to see
"...Swing My Way," spiral the North Carolina native's vulnerability. Joey Purp..."

March 16, 2018 Music Feature by Alejandra Ramirez

SXSW Music Jazz Sampler
Psychedelic, post-bop, Latin-inflected, and more: 11 jazz artists
"...Moses Boyd wowed improvisational music fans during SXSW's UK jazz showcase last year behind a spectacular set fronting his..."

March 16, 2018 Music Feature by Michael Toland

Exploded Drawing
"...into dark warehouses. Their signature "beat music" mixes of J Dilla, Flying Lotus, and DJ Shadow drop everything in..."

Dec. 22, 2017 Music Review by Dan Gentile

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