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  • Blogs

    September 25, 2014

    The 10 Biggest Country Stars Who Live in Texas

    By Chris Gray and Matthew Keever HONORABLE MENTION: SUNNY SWEENEY Thus far mainstream success has eluded Sunny Sweeney, but not for lack of either talent or trying. According to her Facebook page, Sweeney (a former standup comic) has now played the Grand Ole Opry 41 times but continues to reside in ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 15, 2011

    Kasey Chambers On The Differences Between America and Australia, Boobs and Boots

    Kasey Chambers​Kasey Chambers has certainly been an artist on the go as of late. Until earlier this week, that is. On Wednesday afternoon, while on tour with her family in tow, the Australian star's bus was on the verge of breaking down on the road somewhere between Nashville and Austin. In fact ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 12, 2011

    Toadies To Put Out LCD Soundsystem Cover As Part of Special 7-Inch, Record Store Day Release

    ​Back in early March, you may recall, we pointed your attention toward this oh-so-incredible acoustic performance by the Toadies of their song "Tyler," filmed and recorded on location at last year's Dia de Los Toadies festival. Greatness. Meanwhile, in another world, LCD Soundsystem performed its ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 21, 2011

    Over The Weekend: Toro y Moi, Cloud Nothings and Ishi at Club Dada

    Toro y Moi, Cloud Nothings, IshiClub DadaMarch 19, 2011Better than: rushing halfway across downtown Austin to cram into an at-capacity venue, club or the ever-popular Fader Fort for a rushed 25-minute South-by-Southwest-style set. Toro y Moi​With more than 300 presale tickets sold before Saturd ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 17, 2011

    SXSW 2011 Buzz Power Rankings: Kanye Is On Top For Now... And Pretty Easily, Too.

    You can do it, put your stinger into it.​South by Southwest is a static thing -- both in theory and in practice. It's a chance for bands to fans to see the established acts they've been wanting to see and for new, up-and-coming acts to try and make names for themselves. And that latter part very m ... More >>

  • Music

    November 29, 2007

    Shop Till You Bop at Forever Young Records

    Not to drop hints or anything, but Xmas is coming, and Forever Young is open, sooo...

  • Music

    May 9, 2002

    Trials and Tribu-lations

    Austin-based salsa orchestra marries ghetto funk with barrio spice

  • Music

    March 21, 2002

    Bang to Hype

    At SXSW, it's all about the buzz, not the Buzz Band

  • Music

    February 1, 2001

    The Diagram

    How to reinvent rock and roll with Drums & Tuba...and guitar

  • Music

    April 13, 2000

    Find our way

    On its new album, The Apples in Stereo don't sound like anyone but themselves

  • Music

    March 23, 2000

    SXSW Diaries

    A thousand bands + a dozen parties + one cigarette lighter = average South By Southwest

  • Music

    April 8, 1999

    Paying her debt

    You know the music business stinks when Kathy McCarty, Texas' best singer-songwriter, can't catch a break

  • Music

    January 9, 1997

    Spirit of '96

    Last year showed pop still has more than a ghost of a chance

  • Music

    May 2, 1996

    Trial by fire

    Alejandro Escovedo still finds inspiration in guilt and family