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Live From SXSW -- the Most Buzzed Shows This Week

My Social List | Posted 05.13.2013 | New York
My Social List

A little festival called SXSW has tapped the city of most of its musical talent. I'm down here for the week and just got my WiFi hookup going so I thought I'd share some buzzable showcases with ya.

A Brooklyn Band Gets SXy

The Huffington Post | Mallika Rao | Posted 03.17.2012 | Home

Brooklyn indie band Miniature Tigers stood out from the pack at Hype Machine's Hype Hotel Tuesday night, with some good old-fashioned dream pop amidst...

A Lead Singer Mounts The Crowd

The Huffington Post | Mallika Rao | Posted 03.17.2012 | Home

One of the strongholds of the British invasion into SXSW was Filter Magazine's Showdown at Cedar Street, where the Kaiser Chiefs and Keane both took t...

SBTRKT, A$ap Rocky And Grimes Rock A Rooftop

Posted 03.19.2012 | Home

A$AP Rocky, SBTRKT and Grimes rocked the roof of a parking garage at a SXSW party hosted by Spotify on Thursday evening. The evening went off without ...

SXSW 2012: Keane's Latest Channels Coldplay

The Huffington Post | Mallika Rao | Posted 03.19.2012 | Home

UPDATE: Check out video footage of Keane's big hit "Somewhere Only We Know," which we juuuust added below. British indie fixtures Keane lost their...

How Do You Tell Good Tech Art From Bad Tech Art?

The Huffington Post | Gazelle Emami | Posted 03.14.2012 | Home

Led by Jasmina Tesanovic is a Serbian/USA author feminist and filmmaker, Simona Lodi, founder and art director of the Share Festival, Share Prize and ...

Bruce Sterling: 'We're Fully Vested In Lying To Ourselves'

The Huffington Post | Gazelle Emami | Posted 03.13.2012 | Home

The line wound all round the 4th floor of the Austin Cnvention Center for sci-fi author/"transglobal futurist"/"American original" (according to his i...

The Creator Of Iran's 'Daily Show' Talks Internet Censorship

The Huffington Post | Mallika Rao | Posted 03.13.2012 | Home

Heard of Saman Arbabi? The creator of the satirical Persian-language TV program and radio show "Parazit," broadcast by Voice of America, was the sole ...

Gazelle Emami

Dale Earnhardt Jr. Jr. Returns To SXSW With A Private Show

HuffingtonPost.com | Gazelle Emami | Posted 03.13.2012 | Home

Dale Earnhardt Jr. Jr. first broke onto the scene at SXSW in 2011, where they did about eight shows -- the festival serving as a sort of mini, trial t...

Can Physical Architecture And Interaction Design Achieve Transcendence?

Posted 03.12.2012 | Home

"Small objects, like the Walkman first and then the iPod, create bubbles of space around us that enable us to have a metaphysical space that is much b...

Should Web Sites And Video Games Be Preserved Like Art Is?

Posted 03.12.2012 | Home

Presented by Jason Scott, adjunct archivist at Internet Archive, Kari Kraus, assistant professor at the University of Maryland, and Nick Hasty, direct...

Can The iPad Revolutionize The Graphic Novel?

Posted 03.12.2012 | Home

Music has become something we consume in the background while we do a million other things. When was the last time you put on an album and listened to...

Greetings From Texas!

Posted 03.10.2012 | Home

Greetings from Texas! For the next 10 days, HuffPost Culture will be bringing you the best cultural news, thoughts and trends to come out of SXSW 2012...

From Africa To Austin: The Bands Of SXSW 2012

The Huffington Post | Mallika Rao | Posted 03.01.2012 | Home

This month, bands from around the world are heading to Texas for the South By Southwest festival. Known as a launching pad for musical careers (and Tw...

10 Electronic Music Acts to Catch at SXSW

Taryn Haight | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Taryn Haight

With Miami festivals WMC and Ultra hogging the electronic music scene this month, Austin isn't exactly the first place you'd target for a deejayed dance party that can press on til sunrise.

Accusations Of Sexism Plague SXSW Comedy Lineup

The Huffington Post | Carol Hartsell | Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy

South By Southwest released its 2011 comedy lineup yesterday and it features an impressive list of professional as well as up-and-coming comedians, al...