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2 Dead, 23 injured After Drunk Driver Crashes into Crowd at SXSW

Some awful news out of Austin: Last night around 12:30 a.m., a drunk driver fleeing police crashed through a blocked off area and into a crowd of festivalgoers outside The Mohawk, a venue hosting House … read more »

POSTED March 13, 2014 9:49AM IN MUSIC NEWS Comments (1) TAGS:
THE HEATWAVE Texas Carnival

Download The Heatwave’s Texas Carnival Mixtape

FADER PREMIERE England-based “bashment” DJ collective THE HEATWAVE are sharing a new mixtape, Texas Carnival, to prep for their SXSW parties this year. The tape features a carefully curated selection of white-hot dancehall and reggae … read more »

POSTED March 10, 2014 1:02PM IN MP3 / STREAMS TAGS: , , , ,

Watch a Scene From the André 3000 Jimi Hendrix Biopic

Academy Award winner John Ridley’s long-gestating André 3000-starring Jimi Hendrix biopic All Is By My Side will make its US debut at SXSW this weekend, and just today, a first bit of footage has surfaced … read more »

POSTED March 6, 2014 12:20AM IN MUSIC NEWS TAGS: , , ,

The André 3000 Jimi Hendrix Biopic Is Finally Coming Out

All Is By My Side, the Jimi Hendrix biopic starring André 3000 and directed by John Ridley, will make its US debut at the film portion of this year’s SXSW, Billboard reports. First shown last … read more »

POSTED January 31, 2014 4:59PM IN MUSIC NEWS Comments (2) TAGS: , , ,

SONOS and FADER Present: The 1975 and MSSL CMMND

Among last month’s overall wildness in Texas, FADER and SONOS took over a house in Austin, transforming it into SONOS Studio and throwing five days of parties. We asked some of our favorite artists to … read more »

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What to Pack for SXSW

Next Tuesday, thousands of previously sun-starved people will arrive in Austin, TX for the music portion of this year’s 5. ONLY NY Backpack Water-repellant, lightweight bag with two pockets. $50 6. Nike Air Max+ 2013 … read more »

POSTED March 8, 2013 11:36AM IN STYLE NEWS Comments (1) TAGS: , , , , ,

Live: SXSW 2012

You’re born. You learn to walk, use a fork, make prank calls, kiss with tongue, tell a lie (not necessarily in that order). And, eventually, you go to SXSW. In the weeks building up to … read more »

POSTED March 21, 2012 5:00PM IN MUSIC NEWS TAGS: , ,
Fader Fort | SXSW 2012

The FADER FORT Presented by Converse Photos: Day 1

The opening day of the FADER FORT Presented By Converse is always exciting but it’s also a little nerve-wracking? How can it live up to previous FORTs? Is Kanye going to come? Lou Reed? Aziz … read more »

POSTED March 15, 2012 1:37PM IN Featured - FADERFORT, Fort Photos Comments (1) TAGS: , , , , , ,

Jay-Z Performing at SXSW

Jay-Z will perform at SXSW next Monday, March 12th. The show, presented by American Express, will take place at Austin City Limits and will be streamed live YouTube, as well as a billboard in downtown … read more »

POSTED March 7, 2012 10:06AM IN MP3 / STREAMS Comments (1) TAGS: , , ,

Four Buzz-Worthy SXSW Films

This past week announced two musician-related Carrie Brownstein, who delights us all with her antics on James Mercer and boasts a Eluvium)—a veritable indie-star cast! Harmony Korine projects seem to be coming out of the … read more »