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Athens Banner-Herald
Wooing Amazon with sun, fun … and giant buttonsthis March 21, 2015, file photo, Edward Sharpe and the Magnetic Zeros perform a
Athens Banner-Herald / Posted 2 hours ago
this March 21, 2015, file photo, Edward Sharpe and the Magnetic Zeros perform at the Rachael Ray Feedback Party during the SXSW Music Festival in Austin, Texas. Austin is one of the cities vying for Amazon’s second headquarters. Austin touts 300... Read more
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New Now Next
The Agony Of Waiting For Your Results Plays Out In "The Mess He Made"tense journey of a man waiting for his HIV rapid test results in The Mess He Ma
New Now Next / Posted 9 hours ago
tense journey of a man waiting for his HIV rapid test results in The Mess He Made, which premiered earlier this year at the SXSW Film Festival. Max Jenkins (The Mysteries of Laura, High Maintenance) star as Jude, who anxiously tries to keep busy in... Read more
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Missoulian
Wooing Amazon with sun, fun ... and giant buttonsthis March 21, 2015, file photo, Edward Sharpe and the Magnetic Zeros perform a
Missoulian / Posted 14 hours ago
this March 21, 2015, file photo, Edward Sharpe and the Magnetic Zeros perform at the Rachael Ray Feedback Party during the SXSW Music Festival in Austin, Texas. Austin is one of the cities vying for Amazon's second headquarters. Austin touts 300... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Coming attractions in San Antoniothe two sweet sociopaths in this horror comedy, which has netted great reviews
San Antonio Express-News / Posted yesterday
the two sweet sociopaths in this horror comedy, which has netted great reviews (94 Tomatometer score) since debuting at SXSW in Austin in March. A Bad Moms Christmas (Nov. 1) Murder on the Orient Express Just Getting Started Star Wars: The... Read more
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express
AI WARNING: Robots will be SMARTER than humans by 2045, Google boss saysour reliance on smartphones is just the beginning of the dawn of us becoming pa
express / Posted yesterday
our reliance on smartphones is just the beginning of the dawn of us becoming part machine. Mr Kurzweil said at a recent SXSW event: “That leads to computers having human intelligence, our putting them inside our brains, connecting them to the... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
Asili Labs Wins Grand Prize At 'Will This Float?' Business Pitch Competitionevening. Asili Labs took the first place prize for their product Tryall, winnin
The Chattanoogan / Posted yesterday
evening. Asili Labs took the first place prize for their product Tryall, winning $1,000 in cash, an Interactive Pass to SXSW, 20 hours of free business services, a spot in a CO.LAB program and three months of access to co-working space at... Read more
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Daily Mail
Maisie Williams congratulates Sophie Turner on engagement to Joe JonasTurner and Joe Jonas got engaged over the weekend. My BFF: Maisie Williams, wi
Daily Mail / Posted yesterday
Turner and Joe Jonas got engaged over the weekend. My BFF: Maisie Williams, with her GoT co-star Sophie Turner at the SXSW Festival in Austin, Texas in March, congratulated her pal on her engagement to Joe Jonas on Instagram Monday She... Read more
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Variety
Paramount Players Buys Horror Film ‘Eli,’ Sets 2019 Release Dateproductions, including “The Shee,” which he will write and direct. Foy’s debut
Variety / Posted 2 days ago
productions, including “The Shee,” which he will write and direct. Foy’s debut feature was “Citadel,” which premiered at SXSW in 2012 and won the festival’s Midnighters Audience Award. Intrepid is currently in production on “The Haunting of Hill... Read more
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Daily Mail
Francesca Eastwood strips off in electrifying MFA trailerperfect crime: Francesca explained that MFA's 'flawless' script convinced her i
Daily Mail / Posted 4 days ago
perfect crime: Francesca explained that MFA's 'flawless' script convinced her it was the perfect part The official SXSW Film Fest selection is already receiving glowing reviews, with Variety writing 'Eastwood delivers a tough eye opening... Read more
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/Film
'The Work' Trailer Offers an Intense Therapy Sessionand an intense new trailer reveals what happened. Watch The Work trailer below.
/Film / Posted 5 days ago
and an intense new trailer reveals what happened. Watch The Work trailer below. Critics and audiences who saw The World at SXSW raved about the Jairus McLeary and Gethin Aldous-directed documentary. “Anyone struggling to find empathy or common... Read more
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/Film
The Water Cooler: 'Star Wars Battlefront 2,' Netflix's 'American Vandal,' and Some Damn Good Barbecue – /Filmmost famous bad movies all time, and it’s been adapted into an excellent movie
/Film / Posted 5 days ago
most famous bad movies all time, and it’s been adapted into an excellent movie opening this December. I caught the film at SXSW, which meant that I was allowed to be pleasantly surprised by how well the adaptation captures Greg Sestero and Tom... Read more
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The Trinidad Guardian
All Stars celebrate 70 with Classical Jewelsmusic industry by way of the steelpan. In 2015, the group was the first steelba
The Trinidad Guardian / Posted 5 days ago
music industry by way of the steelpan. In 2015, the group was the first steelband to premiere at the legendary SXSW in Texas. On a more sober note the concert is also being hosted to assist the ensemble’s founder, Cary Codrington with... Read more
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The Hollywood Reporter
Francesca Eastwood Talks Joining 'M.F.A.' Because of Its "Flawless" Scriptgets to go through a transformation," the actress explains. The Francesca East
The Hollywood Reporter / Posted 6 days ago
gets to go through a transformation," the actress explains. The Francesca Eastwood film, M.F.A., premiering at this year's SXSW, doesn't shy away from taboo topics. Directed by Natalia Leite and written by Leah McKendrick, M.F.A. is a female-driven... Read more
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Business Wire
W2O Group and Syracuse University Commemorate Five-Year Anniversary of Center for Social Commerce with Special Program in NovemberCSC, intern with W2O Group, publish research in the field, and take part in a s
Business Wire / Posted 6 days ago
CSC, intern with W2O Group, publish research in the field, and take part in a sponsored trip to the firm’s digital-focused SXSW events in Austin, Texas. Additionally, CSC’s Affiliate Internship program offers a Newhouse student the opportunity to... Read more
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Billboard
First Batch of SXSW Artists Includes Rich Chigga, Gang of Youths, MC LarsAnother year, another huge mass of people converging on Austin, Texas for SXSW.
Billboard / Posted 7 days ago
Another year, another huge mass of people converging on Austin, Texas for SXSW. The music portion of the 2018 festival will take place March 12 - 18, and the initial list of artists that will be performing has just been announced. Said list of... Read more
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WBTV Charlotte
Website: Catawba College scores big with music majorswas able to teach us that. “Since then, I've had that mentality and I’ve had n
WBTV Charlotte / Posted 7 days ago
was able to teach us that. “Since then, I've had that mentality and I’ve had numerous of performances, performances at SXSW Music Festival, and I've had major production placements with major artists. But none of that would have happened if Dr.... Read more
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Billboard
Darren Aronofsky to Keynote, Spotify's Stefan Blom and Keith Urban Added to Speakers Listwhich will run March 9-18. "A provocative and virtuoso filmmaker, we're thrill
Billboard / Posted 8 days ago
which will run March 9-18. "A provocative and virtuoso filmmaker, we're thrilled to host Darren Aronofsky as one of the SXSW Film's 2018 keynotes," said Janet Pierson, director the festival's film program. "He's been an original since his first... Read more
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Variety
Darren Aronofsky Tapped as Keynote Speaker at SXSWfilms have included “The Wrestler,” “The Fountain,” “Requiem for a Dream,” and
Variety / Posted 8 days ago
films have included “The Wrestler,” “The Fountain,” “Requiem for a Dream,” and “Pi.” Aronofsky joins previously announced SXSW keynote speakers Ta-Nehisi Coates (Convergence), Barry Jenkins​ (Film Keynote), Esther Perel ​(Interactive Keynote), and... Read more
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CNET
VR’s future depends on you buying a dorky headsethis favorite games. He spends hours a each day playing alone and with friends.
CNET / Posted 8 days ago
his favorite games. He spends hours a each day playing alone and with friends. After trying HTC's headset last year at the SXSW music and entertainment festival, Le decided to take the plunge and buy a PlayStation VR. He returned it a month later... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Eight startups pitch ideas for annual 'Will This Float' competitionthe judges' and people's choice winners. The top honoree will receive a cash p
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 8 days ago
the judges' and people's choice winners. The top honoree will receive a cash prize of $1,000 and an Interactive Pass to SXSW, the first runner up will receive $500 and the recipient of the most audience votes will receive $250, plus donated help... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
8 Entrepreneurs Selected To Compete In Will This Float? Pitch Competitiondecisions, CO.LAB will announce the winners. The top honoree will receive a cas
The Chattanoogan / Posted 9 days ago
decisions, CO.LAB will announce the winners. The top honoree will receive a cash prize of $1,000 and an Interactive Pass to SXSW, the first runner up will receive $500 and the recipient of the most audience votes will receive $250. The first and... Read more
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Op-Ed News
Author's Page for RT TVformer vice president of the OSCE Parliamentary Assembly, Willy Wimmer, told RT
Op-Ed News / Posted 10 days ago
former vice president of the OSCE Parliamentary Assembly, Willy Wimmer, told RT. Tuesday, March 11, 2014 Snowden at SXSW: "The Constitution was being violated on a massive scale" Snowden -- speaking in front of a green screen digitally... Read more
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The Hollywood Reporter
'Disaster Artist': Seth Rogen on James Franco's Choice to Stay in Character While Filmingscreening at the DGA. The Disaster Artist, which will be released by A24 on Dec
The Hollywood Reporter / Posted 10 days ago
screening at the DGA. The Disaster Artist, which will be released by A24 on Dec. 1, first premiered to rave reviews at SXSW before going on the screen at TIFF last month. Now, the comedy about one of notoriously the worst movies ever made is... Read more
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KVUE-TV Austin
Austin-bred band fulfills dream of performing at ACL Festeven finished with the song, but alright cool!” The Wild Now formed four and a
KVUE-TV Austin / Posted 11 days ago
even finished with the song, but alright cool!” The Wild Now formed four and a half years after Baker and Walker met at a SXSW show. The pair said after winning the American Songwriter’s Sole Performer Award in 2014, they decided to continue... Read more
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The Hollywood Reporter
Charlie Plummer Joins Adaptation of Pippa Bianco’s Short 'Share'is torn apart after the release of a disturbing video at her small town high sc
The Hollywood Reporter / Posted 12 days ago
is torn apart after the release of a disturbing video at her small town high school. The 11-minute short won prizes at both SXSW and Cannes. Newcomer Rhianne Barreto is starring as Mandy in the feature version along with Plummer. Poorna Jagannatha,... Read more
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New Kerala
National Cyber Security Awareness Month Launches With a Call to STOP. THINK. CONNECT. Online - newkerala news #278147Month. •DC CyberWeek, Monday, Oct. 16 - Friday, Oct. 20, Washington, D.C. (mul
New Kerala / Posted 12 days ago
Month. •DC CyberWeek, Monday, Oct. 16 - Friday, Oct. 20, Washington, D.C. (multiple locations): DC CyberWeek is a weeklong SXSW-style festival in our nation's capital bringing together leaders, experts and decision makers from the government and... Read more
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CBS 58 Milwaukee
"The Blood is at the Doorstep" set to debut at Milwaukee Film Festivalthe system we feel failed him,” Nate Hamilton said. “The Blood is at the Doors
CBS 58 Milwaukee / Posted 12 days ago
the system we feel failed him,” Nate Hamilton said. “The Blood is at the Doorstep” had its world premiere in March at the SXSW Film Festival in Austin, Texas. It’s been shown in a handful of cities since and Nate says the crowd has given his... Read more
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Mashable
This connected tabletop gadget can measure the calories on your plate in 10 seconds flata little longer. The CaloRieco was just shown off at CEATEC in Tokyo this week
Mashable / Posted 12 days ago
a little longer. The CaloRieco was just shown off at CEATEC in Tokyo this week, and was first exhibited as a concept at SXSW in May this year. No word on how much it'll cost, or when you can buy one, but we imagine interest will be high when it... Read more
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Billboard
Pandora Predictions to Know: Lauv, Billie Eilish, Quinn XCII & Dean Lewisreleased on Sept. 15. After steadily building followers this summer through a s
Billboard / Posted 12 days ago
released on Sept. 15. After steadily building followers this summer through a string of festival performances including SXSW and Firefly, The Story of Us seems to be the perfect sinker. Since its release, Quinn’s monthly station adds have... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Jesse Shepherd-Bates: The whirlwind on Detroit's music scene brings Fallout Fest to lifebut I feel like Detroit is actually very similar to Austin. Austin has the rec
Detroit Free Press / Posted 13 days ago
but I feel like Detroit is actually very similar to Austin. Austin has the recognition and reputation 'cause they have SXSW, and trying to do that here in Detroit (in 2013/2014) with the Blowout spreading a festival from Ferndale to Detroit... Read more
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Variety
10 Actors to Watch: Timothée Chalamet Breaks Out in ‘Call Me By Your Name’in two other 2017 festival breakouts, playing a high school heartbreaker in Gre
Variety / Posted 14 days ago
in two other 2017 festival breakouts, playing a high school heartbreaker in Greta Gerwig’s “Lady Bird” and the lead in SXSW-launched “Hot Summer Nights,” both upcoming A24 releases. But his biggest challenge has been playing Steve Carell’s... Read more
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Aircraft Maintenance Technology
Scandinavian Airlines SAS Adds Stockholm-Austin for SXSW 2018flights between Stockholm, Sweden’s (ARN) Arlanda Airport and Austin-Bergstrom
Aircraft Maintenance Technology / Posted 15 days ago
flights between Stockholm, Sweden’s (ARN) Arlanda Airport and Austin-Bergstrom International Airport (AUS) during SXSW. Scheduled on March 8 and 12, 2018, these flights will be operated using Airbus 330 aircraft with 262 total seats,... Read more
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Billboard
12 Great 'American Girl' Covers: Taylor Swift, the Shins & More Take On Tom Petty's Classicin the “American Girl” backing vocals. Here’s folk-punk troubadour Frank Turner
Billboard / Posted 15 days ago
in the “American Girl” backing vocals. Here’s folk-punk troubadour Frank Turner getting it done with an Austin crowd during SXSW 2015. The English hard rockers recorded this cover as a bonus track for their 2006 covers album Yeah!. Given their... Read more
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/Film
The Disaster Artist Review From The Room Star Tommy Wiseaubut slip back into Wiseau’s accent that he uses in The Disaster Artist. Wiseau’
/Film / Posted 19 days ago
but slip back into Wiseau’s accent that he uses in The Disaster Artist. Wiseau’s take here coincides with his take out of SXSW, which Franco recounted (for EW): “He didn’t see it until SXSW, and we were unsure of what he was going to think,... Read more
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Greenwich Time
3 Things You Can't Skimp on With Experiential Marketingsnooze-worthy -- at least not in the typical sense of the word. Mattress compan
Greenwich Time / Posted 19 days ago
snooze-worthy -- at least not in the typical sense of the word. Mattress company Casper, for example, gave this year's SXSW attendees a rest they won't soon forget. In partnership with One:Night, Casper offered $99 hotel rooms outfitted with a... Read more
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The News-Times
3 Things You Can't Skimp on With Experiential Marketingsnooze-worthy -- at least not in the typical sense of the word. Mattress compan
The News-Times / Posted 19 days ago
snooze-worthy -- at least not in the typical sense of the word. Mattress company Casper, for example, gave this year's SXSW attendees a rest they won't soon forget. In partnership with One:Night, Casper offered $99 hotel rooms outfitted with a... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
3 Things You Can't Skimp on With Experiential Marketingsnooze-worthy -- at least not in the typical sense of the word. Mattress compan
Stamford Advocate / Posted 19 days ago
snooze-worthy -- at least not in the typical sense of the word. Mattress company Casper, for example, gave this year's SXSW attendees a rest they won't soon forget. In partnership with One:Night, Casper offered $99 hotel rooms outfitted with a... Read more
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Connecticut Post
3 Things You Can't Skimp on With Experiential Marketingsnooze-worthy -- at least not in the typical sense of the word. Mattress compan
Connecticut Post / Posted 19 days ago
snooze-worthy -- at least not in the typical sense of the word. Mattress company Casper, for example, gave this year's SXSW attendees a rest they won't soon forget. In partnership with One:Night, Casper offered $99 hotel rooms outfitted with a... Read more
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FOX News
Julia Louis-Dreyfus reveals she has breast cancerLouis-Dreyfus joins the cast and showrunner of the television series Veep for a
FOX News / Posted 20 days ago
Louis-Dreyfus joins the cast and showrunner of the television series Veep for a discussion at the South by Southwest (SXSW) Music Film Interactive Festival 2017 in Austin, Texas, U.S., March 13, 2017. (Reuters) Julia Louis-Dreyfus, the star... Read more
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Variety
New York Film Festival’s 55th Edition Hopes to Make a Strong Case for Cinemasomething of a referendum on the nature of cinema, capping off a year of vigoro
Variety / Posted 20 days ago
something of a referendum on the nature of cinema, capping off a year of vigorous debate about that topic. From Cannes to SXSW, festivals of all sizes and missions have been grappling with the flow of filmmakers, talent and creative capital from... Read more
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/Film
New Saturday Night Live Cast Members for Season 43 Include a Popstar Scene StealerThe Law Firm: Law & Disorder; Erin Marino, a writer for The Hughleys; Andrew Di
/Film / Posted 21 days ago
The Law Firm: Law & Disorder; Erin Marino, a writer for The Hughleys; Andrew Dismukes, a comedian who has performed at SXSW and FunFunFunFest;, Steven Castillo, a performer from Riot LA; Claire Friedman, an alum of The Harvard Lampoon where... Read more
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CNET
Watch the electric Nio EP9 supercar capture a Nurburgring lap recordtoo hard to see how the west was won. Nio isn't just in the business of buildi
CNET / Posted 21 days ago
too hard to see how the west was won. Nio isn't just in the business of building ridiculous sports cars. At this year's SXSW festival, it debuted the Eve, a luxury sedan built with autonomy and connectivity in mind. Nio hopes to have it on sale... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Tech execs finance Botánica music festival in hopes of making San Antonio coolCantera in the Six Flags Fiesta Texas parking lots, will help broaden San Anton
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 21 days ago
Cantera in the Six Flags Fiesta Texas parking lots, will help broaden San Antonio’s appeal outside the 1604 Loop. Austin’s SXSW festival, which started in 1986 with 700 attendees, has since swelled to a crowd of 285,804 last year, according to... Read more
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Blogcritics.org
Music News Archives | Page 3 of 9Music Festival takes place March 15-20 in Austin, Texas. First Lady Michelle Ob
Blogcritics.org / Posted 22 days ago
Music Festival takes place March 15-20 in Austin, Texas. First Lady Michelle Obama will give the opening keynote at SXSW Music. The music and laconic persona of Glenn Frey is profoundly tangled with these memories in my mind. May he rest in... Read more
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Blogcritics.org
Music News Archives | Page 4 of 9in May. Twin Shadow, LOLAWOLF, Emmy the Great and Summer Heart were among the
Blogcritics.org / Posted 22 days ago
in May. Twin Shadow, LOLAWOLF, Emmy the Great and Summer Heart were among the many music acts to perform on Day Three of SXSW. Adam Bomb's Seattle shows will be a reunion for fans and musicians of a scene that had come and gone by the time Kurt... Read more
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Blogcritics.org
Science and Technology Archives | Page 10 of 294“Growth Hacking Live: Boost Your Startup in Realtime.” Dignan spoke to a room o
Blogcritics.org / Posted 22 days ago
“Growth Hacking Live: Boost Your Startup in Realtime.” Dignan spoke to a room overflowing with startup entrepreneurs at SXSW V2V, a four-day (July 19-22) educational … BackBeat SENSE Headphones are a cut above the competitors in their price... Read more
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Blogcritics.org
Science and Technology Archives | Page 2 of 294adopting new technologies as a society. What do we gain, and what might we lose
Blogcritics.org / Posted 22 days ago
adopting new technologies as a society. What do we gain, and what might we lose? A radio show drawing a crowd at SXSW? Had I stepped through a time portal back to the 1930s? The speakers, Catherine Burns, Artistic Director for 'The Moth',... Read more
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Blogcritics.org
Community Archives'I Am Evidence' Directors Trish Adlesic and Geeta Gandbhir SuperGlu and Magic
Blogcritics.org / Posted 22 days ago
'I Am Evidence' Directors Trish Adlesic and Geeta Gandbhir SuperGlu and Magic Island helped kickstart the first day of SXSW Music Festival 2017 in Austin, Texas. For twenty-five years the Poetry Society of America has been an active presence... Read more
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Blogcritics.org
Avant-garde Archivesmasterpiece―and head-scratcher―like the four albums that preceded it. Garth Br
Blogcritics.org / Posted 22 days ago
masterpiece―and head-scratcher―like the four albums that preceded it. Garth Brooks was Friday's keynote speaker at SXSW Music Festival 2017, which included performances by Snail Mail, Maggie Rogers, and Spoon. Like crushed train cars... Read more
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Blogcritics.org
Standup Comedy ArchivesUniversity believe, and having spent a day at their “Intro to Comedy Intensive”
Blogcritics.org / Posted 22 days ago
University believe, and having spent a day at their “Intro to Comedy Intensive” class, I’m inclined to agree. Attending SXSW (pronounced South by Southwest), the annual Austin, Texas, technology, film and music festival should be on everyone’s... Read more
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