SXSW 2015

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GoldLink, Unmasked, Comes Down to Earth Before He Takes It Over

DC's GoldLink is on the cusp of serious fame, but the further his music takes him, the less he seems to put up a facade.
Tara Mahadevan
4.8.15
SXSW 2015

Pack Up Your Pentagrams and Sit This One Out: Metal And SXSW Are Officially Over Each Other

SXSW booked barely any metal this year, and metal fans have less use for the festival than ever.
Andy O'Connor
3.25.15
SXSW 2015

These Bands Are Way Cooler Than Whatever You Saw at SXSW 2015

Read this and be completely up to date on that good shit.
Noisey Staff
3.23.15
SXSW 2015

The People Keeping Austin Weird During SXSW

Keep it weird, man.
Reed Dunlea
3.23.15
SXSW 2015

Rappers Are Dressing Like 80s Rock Stars and It's Awesome

Rappers have essentially become the new rock stars, a sentiment that has trickled down into pushing the boundaries of hip-hop’s style.
Tara Mahadevan
3.23.15
SXSW 2015

SXSW with Tan Camera Shooting Lolawolf, MS MR, Astr, Marina and the Diamonds, Shamir, and More

HD takes the romance out of everything. Let's keep it hazy.
3.23.15
SXSW 2015

Good Will Butler Hunting: One Blind Man's Quest to Find a Member of Arcade Fire with the Same Name

What started as a small, funny annoyance has morphed into the greatest challenge of a writer's life. If you’re confused, don’t worry—because most people are.
Will Butler
3.23.15
SXSW 2015

The Craziest Rap Show at SXSW Was a Korean Import

SXSW is essentially the Turn Uplympics, and Keith Ape won the gold medal.
Kyle Kramer
3.22.15
SXSW 2015

The Best Phones We Saw Charging at SXSW

At shows, in the sound booth, in a sponsored charging station, by the fire extinguishers—you name it, anywhere there was an open outlet at SXSW there was someone charging their phone.
Noisey Staff
3.22.15
SXSW 2015

Check Out Photos from the First Half of SXSW 2015, Featuring Destruction Unit, Sheer Mag, and More

Photographer Steven Ruud documents the sheer mag(ness) of SXSW 2015.
Noisey Staff
3.22.15
SXSW 2015

SXSW Day Four: Overhearing Over Here, Tei Shi, The Cribs, and Snoop Dogg

Selfie sadness and The Cribs rule OK?
Kim Taylor Bennett
3.21.15
SXSW 2015

Oops, Miley Cyrus Was the Best Rapper Alive Last Night

Sometimes Miley Cyrus shows up at Austin's premier festival of culture and music because Miley Cyrus is cool as hell and that's just what she does.
Kyle Kramer
3.20.15
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