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WGN TV Chicago
Jimmy Nick and Don’t Tell Mama are Back with Guitar Slingin’ Blues!Jimmy has opened for the legendary Eddie Shaw, Bobby Rush, Toronzo Canon, Dick
WGN TV Chicago / Posted 58 minutes ago
Jimmy has opened for the legendary Eddie Shaw, Bobby Rush, Toronzo Canon, Dick Dale, The Mike Wheeler Band and performed at SXSW. Jimmy has sold over 1,500 copies of his 3rd studio album –Rare Breed, which features Eddie Shaw performing with Jimmy... Read more
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Variety
Holographic Capture Startup 8i Plans to Lay Off Half of Its Staffits technology in different contexts. In March, 8i premiered the “Buzz Aldrin:
Variety / Posted 2 days ago
its technology in different contexts. In March, 8i premiered the “Buzz Aldrin: Cycling Pathways to Mars” VR experience at SXSW, which featured 3D holograms of the famed astronaut. And in June, the company launched its Holo AR app for iOS and... Read more
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Variety
Brains Behind Palm Springs Festival Programming Grilledprogramming [like Fantastic Fest or True/False] or raising the bar by making a
Variety / Posted 3 days ago
programming [like Fantastic Fest or True/False] or raising the bar by making a statement with their curation [as I think SXSW often does]. Anson: My first exposure to the film festival world, when I was in college, was the New York Film... Read more
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KECI Missoula
Chuck D's lessons on fighting the powerRappers Chuck D, left, and Flavor Flav of Public Enemy perform onstage at Samsu
KECI Missoula / Posted 4 days ago
Rappers Chuck D, left, and Flavor Flav of Public Enemy perform onstage at Samsung Galaxy Life Fest at SXSW 2016 on March 12, 2016, in Austin. Rappers Chuck D, left, and Flavor Flav of Public Enemy perform onstage at Samsung Galaxy Life Fest at SXSW... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Chuck D's lessons on fighting the powerRappers Chuck D, left, and Flavor Flav of Public Enemy perform onstage at Samsu
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 4 days ago
Rappers Chuck D, left, and Flavor Flav of Public Enemy perform onstage at Samsung Galaxy Life Fest at SXSW 2016 on March 12, 2016, in Austin. Rappers Chuck D, left, and Flavor Flav of Public Enemy perform onstage at Samsung Galaxy Life Fest at SXSW... Read more
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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
Chuck D's lessons on fighting the powerRappers Chuck D, left, and Flavor Flav of Public Enemy perform onstage at Samsu
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 4 days ago
Rappers Chuck D, left, and Flavor Flav of Public Enemy perform onstage at Samsung Galaxy Life Fest at SXSW 2016 on March 12, 2016, in Austin. Rappers Chuck D, left, and Flavor Flav of Public Enemy perform onstage at Samsung Galaxy Life Fest at SXSW... Read more
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KRCR TV Redding
Chuck D's lessons on fighting the powerRappers Chuck D, left, and Flavor Flav of Public Enemy perform onstage at Samsu
KRCR TV Redding / Posted 4 days ago
Rappers Chuck D, left, and Flavor Flav of Public Enemy perform onstage at Samsung Galaxy Life Fest at SXSW 2016 on March 12, 2016, in Austin. Rappers Chuck D, left, and Flavor Flav of Public Enemy perform onstage at Samsung Galaxy Life Fest at SXSW... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
Chuck D's lessons on fighting the powerRappers Chuck D, left, and Flavor Flav of Public Enemy perform onstage at Samsu
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 4 days ago
Rappers Chuck D, left, and Flavor Flav of Public Enemy perform onstage at Samsung Galaxy Life Fest at SXSW 2016 on March 12, 2016, in Austin. Rappers Chuck D, left, and Flavor Flav of Public Enemy perform onstage at Samsung Galaxy Life Fest at SXSW... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
Chuck D's lessons on fighting the powerRappers Chuck D, left, and Flavor Flav of Public Enemy perform onstage at Samsu
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 4 days ago
Rappers Chuck D, left, and Flavor Flav of Public Enemy perform onstage at Samsung Galaxy Life Fest at SXSW 2016 on March 12, 2016, in Austin. Rappers Chuck D, left, and Flavor Flav of Public Enemy perform onstage at Samsung Galaxy Life Fest at SXSW... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
Houston's new In Bloom festival springs lineupI've heard concerns it's too close to Austin's South By Southwest Music Confere
Houston Chronicle / Posted 5 days ago
I've heard concerns it's too close to Austin's South By Southwest Music Conference, but I don't think that has any effect; SXSW is not a concert-goer experience, it's more a trade show disguised as a festival. I'm sure organizers are frustrated... Read more
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Variety
‘Get Out’ Named Top Film of 2017 by African American Film Critics Assn.top awards from the African American Film Critics, Fred Rogers gets a stamp, an
Variety / Posted 5 days ago
top awards from the African American Film Critics, Fred Rogers gets a stamp, and Lyor Cohen is selected as a keynoter at SXSW. AAFCA recognized Frances McDormand as best actress for “Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri.” Laurence Fishburne... Read more
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KVUE-TV Austin
Youtube, Google music mogul added to list of 2018 SXSW keynote speakersAUSTIN - Lyor Cohen, the Global Head of Music at Youtube and Google, will be th
KVUE-TV Austin / Posted 5 days ago
AUSTIN - Lyor Cohen, the Global Head of Music at Youtube and Google, will be the Music Keynote Speaker at SXSW in 2018. Cohen is an American music industry executive, overseeing domestic and international music partnership, and even artist and label... Read more
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Post Magazine
Apache grows color grading rosterto his work on the Netflix series, his reel includes short films and promos for
Post Magazine / Posted 6 days ago
to his work on the Netflix series, his reel includes short films and promos for The History Channel, FX Networks and SXSW. A graduate of UC Berkeley, Alvarez says that while working at Prettybird he learned the craft of color grading from a... Read more
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KVUE-TV Austin
SXSW Names Advisory Panel Members, comes under fire forAt the center of the controversy, is Dr. Kelly Brogan, a holistic women's healt
KVUE-TV Austin / Posted 6 days ago
At the center of the controversy, is Dr. Kelly Brogan, a holistic women's health psychiatrist who had spoken previously at SXSW events. Dr. Brogan has a long resume. She received psychiatric training at NYU Medical after graduating from Cornell... Read more
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Rutland Herald
Rutland Region Arts Previewis headed and be a part of their new chapter. The DuPont Brothers have made fe
Rutland Herald / Posted 9 days ago
is headed and be a part of their new chapter. The DuPont Brothers have made festival appearances at Grand Point North and SXSW, and have supported a wide array of national acts of all shapes, sizes and genres including Grammy Award-winning artists... Read more
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The Telegraph
SIUE team wins national prize for augmented reality in Head Start proposaland Carol Cone, author of Breakthrough Nonprofit Branding. The winning team ea
The Telegraph / Posted 10 days ago
and Carol Cone, author of Breakthrough Nonprofit Branding. The winning team earned tickets to attend the 8th Annual SXSW EDU (South by Southwest – Education) Conference and Festival in March 2018. According to Hupp, they may also be able to... Read more
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The Johns Hopkins News-Letter
Local rapper and designer has an exciting future – The Johns Hopkins News2017’s where I saw stuff starting to grow,” he said. “2018 is where I’m gonna s
The Johns Hopkins News-Letter / Posted 11 days ago
2017’s where I saw stuff starting to grow,” he said. “2018 is where I’m gonna see leaves.” Alpha has major festivals like SXSW and Trillectro in his sights and is currently building up his catalogue to get him there. The first step in that... Read more
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Variety
European VR Pioneers Join Forces to Launch New Venture“Notes on Blindness” played at Sundance in 2016, won Tribeca’s Storyscapes Awar
Variety / Posted 11 days ago
“Notes on Blindness” played at Sundance in 2016, won Tribeca’s Storyscapes Award that same year, and was a finalist at SXSW in 2017. The eclectic slate of Atlas V includes “Mirror,” a sci-fi experience directed by Zandrowicz, who had... Read more
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Variety
New Europe Picks Up Sundance-Bound ‘Loveling’out into the world when he is offered a professional sports contract in Europe.
Variety / Posted 11 days ago
out into the world when he is offered a professional sports contract in Europe. It is Pizzi’s second movie after his SXSW-selected “Craft.” He penned “Loveling” alongside Karine Teles (“Second Mother”), who plays the central character, Irene.... Read more
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/Film
James Franco Answering The Disaster Artist Phone Numberfor those conversations, and in the meantime, be sure to read our own Jacob Hal
/Film / Posted 13 days ago
for those conversations, and in the meantime, be sure to read our own Jacob Hall’s review of the movie from this year’s SXSW Film Festival and Josh Spiegel’s editorial on how The Disaster Artist and Tim Burton’s Ed Wood are excellent companion... Read more
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Junkee
The 15 Best Pop Tracks Of 2017stage. She was in Australia for a mini promotional tour, off the back of some
Junkee / Posted 13 days ago
stage. She was in Australia for a mini promotional tour, off the back of some much-talked about appearances at that year’s SXSW and the irrepressible singles ‘Be The One’ and ‘Hotter Than Hell’. In spite of the shoddy sound setup that night at the... Read more
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Fortune
33 Trips Everyone Should Take in the U.S. in 2018is cool. The big city with a small town vibe is known for its music scene, and
Fortune / Posted 13 days ago
is cool. The big city with a small town vibe is known for its music scene, and for being home to the South by Southwest (SXSW) conference and as well as the Whole Foods HQ, but where it really shines is in its culinary scene, which ranges from... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
The Datsuns & The D4 - Two Shows in March 2018pinpoint North Shore punk band Nothing At All! as a strong and early influence.
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 14 days ago
pinpoint North Shore punk band Nothing At All! as a strong and early influence. - Both bands are rooted in their love of sonic rock and roll mayhem. - Both bands left these shores in 2002 for SXSW and took their brand of rock and roll to the wo... Read more
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CNET
Lyft CEO: I'm not just a customer, I'm a driver toofunding. Still, Lyft hopes it can win with a fist-bump -- the signature greeti
CNET / Posted 17 days ago
funding. Still, Lyft hopes it can win with a fist-bump -- the signature greeting of Lyft drivers. One example was at the SXSW festival, for which Lyft beat out Uber as the official ride-hailing partner. Throughout the festival, which brings in... Read more
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The Irish Times
Ireland ‘risks losing’ opportunities in growing biotech sectorthe world. Others include DNA foundry start-up Helixworks, which was named the
The Irish Times / Posted 17 days ago
the world. Others include DNA foundry start-up Helixworks, which was named the most innovative company at this year’s SXSW event in Austin, Texas. Many of the companies taking part in RebelBio have retained close links to Cork, with some... Read more
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Variety
U.S. Visit Films Partner with U.K. Network Distributing on Physical Mediahigh-profile independent hits like Carlos Marques Marcet’s 2014 Spanish-U.S. fe
Variety / Posted 17 days ago
high-profile independent hits like Carlos Marques Marcet’s 2014 Spanish-U.S. feature “10,000 Km,” which won awards at SXSW, the Spanish Academy Goyas and the Gaudí awards; Azazel Jacobs’ “Terri,” which earned nominations at the Gotham Awards,... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Convention bureau approves more funding for SXSW promotional eventto allot up to $35,000 to go towards paying for an expanded location at the Mar
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 17 days ago
to allot up to $35,000 to go towards paying for an expanded location at the March 2018 South By Southwest, or what's called SXSW for short. Operating since 1987, the festival has grown from a musical event into a massive annual gathering that brings... Read more
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11 News Houston
Seth Rogen, James Franco open up on sexual harassment, the Sony hack and their friendshipunveil 'The Disaster Artist' at South by Southwest fest on March 12 in Austin.
11 News Houston / Posted 18 days ago
unveil 'The Disaster Artist' at South by Southwest fest on March 12 in Austin. (Photo: Matt Winkelmeyer, Getty Images for SXSW) Q: Let's talk about the sexual harassment allegations piling up inside Hollywood. What can men in positions of power... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
New movies: 'My Friend Dahmer,' 'Bad Idea Gone Wrong," 'Dunkirk' returnswar experience, strong language Playing at Regal Edwards MarqE. Shot in Fort
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 18 days ago
war experience, strong language Playing at Regal Edwards MarqE. Shot in Fort Worth and named a jury award winner at SXSW, this ultra-low-budget indie comedy tells the story of two bumbling burglars who manage to break into a house but,... Read more
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Business Wire
NeuroMetrix Announces Issuance of New U.S. Patent for Quell Wearable Technologytracking relevant to chronic pain sufferers including pain, sleep, activity, an
Business Wire / Posted 19 days ago
tracking relevant to chronic pain sufferers including pain, sleep, activity, and gait. Quell was the winner of the 2016 SXSW (South by Southwest) Innovation Award for Best Wearable Technology. Quell is available at select healthcare... Read more
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Variety
Grammy Best Music Film Nominations Go to ‘Long Strange Trip,’ ‘The Defiant Ones’Stories From the Cutting Edge of Recorded Music,” began public airing in Novemb
Variety / Posted 20 days ago
Stories From the Cutting Edge of Recorded Music,” began public airing in November, 2016, after being previews at SXSW. “Two Trains Runnin'” explores the events that unfolded in Mississippi in the summer of 1964, when Freedom Summer... Read more
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Variety
Ventana Sur: Subterranea Links to Novelo, Hechos Imaginarios for ’The Eternal White’Left of Us,” he flexed his fiction muscles as well. His post-apocalyptic zombie
Variety / Posted 20 days ago
Left of Us,” he flexed his fiction muscles as well. His post-apocalyptic zombie thriller earned him selection at Sitges and SXSW. Following up on that romp through the zombie-filled deserts of Earth, he will now take audiences to the monster-filled... Read more
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News.com.au
From movie joke to Oscar chanceSeth Rogen, actor/director James Franco, and actor Dave Franco at the premiere
News.com.au / Posted 20 days ago
Seth Rogen, actor/director James Franco, and actor Dave Franco at the premiere of The Disaster Artist at the SXSW Conference and Festivals in Austin, Texas in March. Picture: Matt Winkelmeyer/Getty Images for SXSWSource:Getty... Read more
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Variety
LA Panda, Bad Boy Billy Board ‘La Camarista,’ as Axel Shalson Joins ‘Buenaventura’made out of the U.S. or Spain, or combinations of both, and now Latin America,
Variety / Posted 21 days ago
made out of the U.S. or Spain, or combinations of both, and now Latin America, Breaking out with Carlos Marques Marcet’s SXSW winner “10,000 Km” and a producer on Julia Solomonoff’s “Nobody’s Watching Us” as well as “Anchor and Hope” and “Tu me... Read more
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The Current
Cuban-French Duo Ibeyi bend more genres with new albumCuban-French twin sisters Lisa-Kainde Diaz and Naomi Diaz rose to indie fame wi
The Current / Posted 21 days ago
Cuban-French twin sisters Lisa-Kainde Diaz and Naomi Diaz rose to indie fame with breakout performances at SXSW in 2015. The single and video for “River” had already appeared in 2014, ahead of the full album, and garnered critical praise. Not... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
The D4 Announce Show at King's Arm and Other Datesto Australia and in 2000 found themselves in Japan as guests of their pals Guit
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 25 days ago
to Australia and in 2000 found themselves in Japan as guests of their pals Guitar Wolf. In 2002 they created a storm at SXSW en route to the UK, selling truckloads of their Rock and Roll Motherfucker t-shirts In 2002 their debut album 6/20 was... Read more
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KVUE-TV Austin
Court upholds murder conviction in 2014 SXSW crashconviction against Rashad Owens, the man convicted after a car crash killed fou
KVUE-TV Austin / Posted 25 days ago
conviction against Rashad Owens, the man convicted after a car crash killed four people waiting outside a venue during SXSW in 2014. Owens was found guilty in November 2015 of capital murder and sentenced to life without parole. According to... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Atascocita High School AV/Production students selected as finalist in high school film festsaid Ann Wehrman, Atascocita High School animation and game design teacher. Lo
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 26 days ago
said Ann Wehrman, Atascocita High School animation and game design teacher. Local Channel After receiving positive feedback in New York City the students are now looking forward to submitting new work to the SXSW High School F... Read more
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The Mercury News
Budweiser’s bid to brew beer on Marsprobably talking microgravity lager. It’s still cool, though. Budweiser announ
The Mercury News / Posted 26 days ago
probably talking microgravity lager. It’s still cool, though. Budweiser announced its extra-terrestrial brewing bid at the SXSW conference in Austin, Texas, in March. But it’s one thing to talk the talk and quite another to brew the beer — on a... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Famous to obscure: Folks who shaped the Summer of LoveVia Getty Images Photo: Steve Snowden/Getty Images Photo: Michael Ochs Archiv
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 28 days ago
Via Getty Images Photo: Steve Snowden/Getty Images Photo: Michael Ochs Archives Photo: Katrina Barber/Getty Images For SXSW Photo: Chris Walter/WireImage Photo: Ken Hively/LA Times Via Getty Images Photo: Gijsbert Hanekroot/Redferns Photo:... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Famous to obscure: Folks who shaped the Summer of LoveVia Getty Images Photo: Steve Snowden/Getty Images Photo: Michael Ochs Archiv
Stamford Advocate / Posted 28 days ago
Via Getty Images Photo: Steve Snowden/Getty Images Photo: Michael Ochs Archives Photo: Katrina Barber/Getty Images For SXSW Photo: Chris Walter/WireImage Photo: Ken Hively/LA Times Via Getty Images Photo: Gijsbert Hanekroot/Redferns Photo:... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Famous to obscure: Folks who shaped the Summer of LoveVia Getty Images Photo: Steve Snowden/Getty Images Photo: Michael Ochs Archiv
Connecticut Post / Posted 28 days ago
Via Getty Images Photo: Steve Snowden/Getty Images Photo: Michael Ochs Archives Photo: Katrina Barber/Getty Images For SXSW Photo: Chris Walter/WireImage Photo: Ken Hively/LA Times Via Getty Images Photo: Gijsbert Hanekroot/Redferns Photo:... Read more
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Billboard
Farina Shows Her Feminine Power in 'Mucho Pa Ti' Videowill join Ozuna during his upcoming tour in the U.S. called Odisea Society and
Billboard / Posted a month ago
will join Ozuna during his upcoming tour in the U.S. called Odisea Society and next year she will participate at the SXSW (South by Southwest) 2018, which will take place from March 12-18 in Austin, Texas. Watch Farina's new video, "Mucho Pa... Read more
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KVUE-TV Austin
Boomtown tomorrow: Austin's future, and its past, are made up of creativityon why Austin was great in the first place.”Festivals and the Future But Hugh
KVUE-TV Austin / Posted a month ago
on why Austin was great in the first place.”Festivals and the Future But Hugh Forrest, the chief programming officer for SXSW said the Austin of the past, and the Austin of the future, can still live under the same roof of creativity. “SXSW has... Read more

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