Thomas Jackson – Tynesight

There was a political edge to the Austin festival this year and a genuinely impressive gender balance – Toronto artists also made a splash more

Mar 20, 2018 4:22 PM Concert reviews

Dream Wife

Mar Sellars

Lots of factors – the travel ban, the weak Canadian dollar and British pound, the language in SXSW contracts – made for a different festival experience this year more

Mar 21, 2017 12:35 PM Features


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SXSW founder Roland Swenson on the defensive amid controversy over contract threatening artists who perform at non-sanctioned showcases of deportation more

Mar 2, 2017 8:06 PM Music

Toronto hip-hop takes the Austin festival by storm more

Mar 21, 2016 5:10 PM Music


Nic Pouliot

And increases its focus on the video game industry and local hip-hop more

Mar 2, 2016 3:30 PM Music

Which ticketing approach works best for the average music fan when it comes to value and accessibility at music festivals? more

May 11, 2015 11:17 AM Music

Plus Metz and Viet Cong tear it up more

Mar 22, 2015 2:56 PM Music

Chance the Rapper, Rae Sremmurd, Ghostface with BADBADNOTGOOD and others more

Mar 19, 2015 5:39 PM Music

Plus: Timbaland in the 6? more

Mar 18, 2015 6:02 PM Music


Shawn Scallen

Photos from the fest more

Mar 17, 2014 1:35 PM Music

Closing out Southby with Rick Ross, Erykah Badu and Julian Casablancas more

Mar 16, 2014 11:18 AM Music

Festival rolls into the weekend at a frenetic pace more

Mar 15, 2014 11:38 AM Music

Thursday proves to be Southby's most seductive day yet more

Mar 14, 2014 11:09 AM Music

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Shawn Scallen

Ubiquitous music magic is scarred by fatal hit-and-run on festival's second day more

Mar 13, 2014 11:50 AM Music

50 Cent, a Gaga encounter, and coming to terms with FOMO more

Mar 12, 2014 11:13 AM Music

Mar 18, 2013 3:13 PM Music


Shawn Scallen

Mar 18, 2013 11:43 AM Music

Pop icon's fest-closing set moves between New Orleans jazz funeral vibe and chart-topping hits more

Mar 18, 2013 9:42 AM Music


Shawn Scallen

Mar 17, 2013 6:27 PM Music


Shawn Scallen

Mar 16, 2013 4:51 PM Music