Things are bad and it’s only going to get a whole lot worse for the arts.
South By Southwest
Austin’s mayor declared a countywide “state of disaster” and issued a formal order canceling the popular music, film, and tech conference.
The annual showcase returns to the Historic Scoot Inn with M. Ward, Margaret Glaspy, Delta Spirt, and others.
Companies like Twitter, Facebook, and TikTok recently pulled out of the conference event.
Sixth annual showcase to feature Phantogram, Yumi Zouma, Overcoats, The Struts, 070 Shake, and more.
Wolf Parade, DIIV, Neutral Milk Hotel, of Montreal, Baths, The Black Madonna, and more are supporting the cause.
From Gin Blossoms to St. Vincent, these are the SXSW sets we’d time-travel back to see.
Kicking the festival season off in style, StubHub will host its fifth annual showcase at SXSW next month.
Broken Social Scene, The Get Up Kids, The Joy Formidable, Strand of Oaks, and Laura Jane Grace highlight this year’s three-day extravaganza.
Other highlights include FX’s What We Do in the Shadows and Harmony Korine’s latest.
Innovation, education, and a few surprises along the way.
Plus, Speedy Ortiz, Tinashe, Natalie Prass, White Reaper, and many, many more acts.