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MTVu Woodies Recap: Lil Wayne, Childish Gambino Play ‘Music College Students Love’

Among awards shows, the mtvU Woodie Awards are a peculiar affair. The crowd were genuinely pumped to be in a converted gravel lot in downtown Austin.

03/17/2014

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Tyler the Creator Incites Riot (Again), Hodgy Beats Threatens Woman At SXSW

It’s not been a banner year for Odd Future at SXSW.

03/17/2014

A$AP Rocky at the premiere of his new doc, SVDDXNLY at SXSW. (Jamie McCarthy/Getty Images)

Review: A$AP Rocky’s Documentary ‘SVDDXNLY’ at SXSW

Ultimately, Rocky’s charisma makes the doc inherently watchable, and his loyal fans will eat up the insider access it gives them a fleeting glimpse of, however brief.

03/17/2014

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First Look: André 3000 as Jimi Hendrix in ‘All Is By My Side’

Just days before the Hendrix biopic All Is By My Side is set to debut at SXSW, a minute-long clip has surfaced online showing Outkast’s André 3000’s interaction with Imogen Poots, who plays Linda Keith.

03/06/2014

JT takes the stage at his Myspace Secret Show on the final night of SXSW (March 16). (Jason Kempin/Getty Images for Myspace)

Justin Timberlake’s SXSW Secret Show As Much About ’20/20 Experience’ As Old Hits

When Justin Timberlake was confirmed to be the headliner of the last MySpace Secret Show, it was no surprise that it would be the hottest ticket in Austin – well, besides Prince – on Saturday night (March […]

03/17/2013

Don’t worry, SXSW is honestly just one long line. Stream it and just tweet like you were there. (Roger Kisby/Getty Images)

How To Enjoy SXSW Without Leaving Your House

With so much of the music industry descending on Austin, Texas, this week, the South By Southwest conference can feel like the center of the universe to diehard music fans. From emerging bands looking for […]

03/14/2013

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Jay-Z Drops Another Beyoncé Nod, Remixes Kendrick Lamar’s ‘Vibe’

Jay-Z doubles-up on his Beyoncé references with his latest verse, a feature on Kendrick Lamar‘s remix of “B**** Don’t Kill My Vibe” from Lamar’s debut album, good kid m.A.A.d. city. Young Guru, Jay-Z’s longtime engineer, previewed the track […]

03/14/2013

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Lupe Fiasco Takes New Job For Your Health

Lupe Fiasco is the latest in a long line of artists to take a job outside of the studio and off the main stage. The outspoken rapper is the new creative director of Higi, a […]

03/11/2013

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JAY-Z Will Perform Live-Streamed Show At SXSW Music Festival!

[photogallerylink id=101778 align=left] Jay-Z is set to perform at the South By Southwest music festival for the second year in a row. Hov teamed up with American Express for the “Amex Sync Show”, which will […]

03/07/2012

SXSW Interview: Big Sean Talks Chris Brown, Kanye West, & Pharrell In “Finally Famous”

Sure, it might be a little premature to package your debut record as Finally Famous, but to our delight the 20-something rapper from Detroit, MI., is actually pretty promising. He’s got some big A-list artists […]

03/22/2011

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