Sxsw 2012

SXSW Shows the Heart of the US Industry is Beating Strong

Paul Carey | Posted 20.05.2012 | UK Entertainment
Paul Carey

I've just landed back in the UK from a frazzling week at SXSW in Austin, Texas, the annual industry frenzy of more than 2000 bands and something like 200 stages, more probably. Every venue, bar, cafe, restaurant, petrol station or doorway has a stage, a pa and a band of some description.

How I Saw Eminem VIP at SXSW for $5

MC Lars | Posted 20.05.2012 | UK Entertainment
MC Lars

Every spring, thousands of music industry executives and artists descend into the sleepy Texan metropolis of Austin to trade business cards, eat Mexican food, and get wasted. Getting hammered at SXSW is a music industry tradition that pre-dates both Nirvana and Napster.

SXSWi: My Five Highlights

Zaid Al-Zaidy | Posted 20.05.2012 | UK Tech
Zaid Al-Zaidy

Whilst in Austin last week for SXSW interactive (SXSWi), I felt like I was pacing the streets of Grand Theft Auto, expecting a shoot-out at a drugstore or brawls and broken chairs spewing out from the bars on 6th Street.

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Huffington Post UK | Alastair Plumb | Posted 14.03.2012 | UK Comedy

The South By Southwest Film Festival is an opportunity for the kookier side of the cinematic world to make its presence felt. As a clear-cut example o...