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SXSW 2013

Mar 10, 2013 10:00 AM

According to their website, "The South by Southwest® (SXSW®) Conferences & Festivals (March 8-17, 2013) offer the unique convergence of original music, independent films, and emerging technologies. Fostering creative and professional growth alike, SXSW® is the premier destination for discovery."

The film and interactive portions continue today -- one of the highlights of today's programs is a screening of "You're Next" which will be followed by a Q&A, moderated by HitFix's own Drew McWeeny, with the cast and crew.

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  • Sxsw-logo-for-2014_event_main

    SXSW 2014

    Mar 16, 2014

    Today is the final day of SXSW for 2014, and it the music portion is what's planned to shut it all down.

    A music, film, and interactive festival, SXSW brings people from all over the world to Austin, TX for about a week and a half on an annual basis.  From great concerts to film premieres to wide ranging discussions, SXSW has something for everyone.

    The complete SXSW schedule is available online.

  • Sxsw-logo-for-2014_event_main

    SXSW 2014

    Mar 15, 2014

    Today marks the end of the movie portion for SXSW 2014, a sad day indeed, but not the final day of the fest for this year.

    A music, film, and interactive festival, SXSW brings people from all over the world to Austin, TX for about a week and a half on an annual basis.  From great concerts to film premieres to wide ranging discussions, SXSW has something for everyone.

    The complete SXSW schedule is available online.

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    SXSW 2014

    Mar 14, 2014

    A music, film, and interactive festival, SXSW brings people from all over the world to Austin, TX for about a week and a half on an annual basis.  From great concerts to film premieres to wide ranging discussions, SXSW has something for everyone.

    The complete SXSW schedule is available online.

  • Jeremy-sisto-and-david-walton-in-break-point._event_main

    SXSW 2014

    Mar 13, 2014

    Today is the 13th of March, and the majority of SXSW is, at this point, behind us.  That isn't to say, however, that there isn't a lot of great stuff planned for today.  In fact, if you click that full schedule link below, we're pretty sure that you'll see a great list of thing in which you're interested.  Amongst today's events is a screening of the Jeremy Sisto and David Walton-starrer "Break Point."

     

    The complete SXSW schedule is available online.

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    SXSW 2014

    Mar 12, 2014

    Here we are, the 12th of March and something like halfway through SXSW 2014, maybe slightly more than halfway.  But, let us not concern ourselves where we are in the schedule, let us only concern ourselves with what we're going to attend.  And, to that end, might we highlight the fact that today's schedule includes a screening of "Oculus."

    The complete SXSW schedule is available online.

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    SXSW 2014

    Mar 11, 2014

    This is a big day at SXSW.  Today, the music portion gets going and the film portion ends.  This is the only day of the fest where all three portions will be taking place. 

    The complete SXSW schedule is available online, but just to give you a taste of what you can expect, one event today is entitled "Stronger than a Seance:  Resurrecting Jerry Garcia."  Additionally, there is a Funny or Die panel and a Neil Young interview.

  • Wes-anderson-will-be-present-at-a-grand-budapest-hotel-sxsw-screening_event_main

    SXSW 2014

    Mar 10, 2014

    Tomorrow, sadly, the interactive portion of SXSW will be coming to an end.  As sad as that may be, it doesn't mean that today will find a dearth of those events.  Quite the contrary in fact, there is a whole lot of stuff going on today at the fest about which you can get excited.

    The complete SXSW schedule is available online, but to highlight one thing today -- there will be a screening of "The Grand Budapest Hotel" and Q&A with Wes Anderson.

  • The-raid-2-is-showing-at-sxsw_event_main

    SXSW 2014

    Mar 09, 2014

    Here we are, a lovely Sunday in Austin.  Well, we assume it's going to be a lovely Sunday.  It is certainly going to be a busy one at SXSW, with the three-pronged festival (not that all the prongs have yet begun) offering up more than enough to keep you busy for the entire day, including a screening of "The Raid 2."

    The complete SXSW schedule is available online.

  • A-from-dusk-till-dawn-screening-is-on-tap-today-at-sxsw_event_main

    SXSW 2014

    Mar 08, 2014

    Here we are, the first Saturday of SXSW, and there is plenty of stuff going on today.  Amongst the events on today's schedule include a screening of the new El Rey television show "From Dusk Till Dawn: The Series."  A Q&A will be a part of the event as well.

    The complete SXSW schedule is available online.

  • Chef-will-be-screened-at-sxsw-today_event_main

    SXSW 2014

    Mar 07, 2014

    Today, the SXSW festival opens.  The festival is a three-pronged event, and today the film and interactive portion opens (music won't get started until the 11th).

    The complete SXSW schedule is available online, but one of the unquestioned highlights today ought to be a screening of the new film "Chef." Jon Favreau will be on hand on Sunday to discuss the film and a whole lot more.

  • A-moment-from-last-year-at-sxsw_event_main

    SXSW 2013

    Mar 17, 2013

    SXSW is back for another great festival in 2013. The Interactive, Film, and Music conference brings together the most creative minds in these areas of entertainment to bring you one of the most acclaimed conferences of the year.

    Held in Austin, Texas, SXSW is broken into 2 weeks of discussions, parties, exhibitions, showcases, and shows in order to promote the newest and hottest interactive, film, and music trends. The music portion of SXSW begins Tuesday, March 12 - Sunday, March 17th.

    This year, there are a number of new, trending, and popular musicians that will be on hand at SXSW to provide exciting entertainment throughout the streets, bars, restaurants, clubs, and music venues in Austin, Texas. This year at SXSW, you will find a plethora of artists performing, including: Ra Ra Riot, The Chevin, Dead Prez, Paramore, Cold War Kids, Toro y Moi, Paul Oakenfold, Cold War Kids, Ben Sollee, Matt Nathanson, St. Lucia, Vampire Weekend, Los Lonely Boys, Moon Taxi, Talib Kweli, Fitz and the Tantrums, and many more. Get a badge for SXSW and gain access to the best conference/music festival of our time.

  • Prince-is-scheduled-to-perform-at-sxsw_event_main

    SXSW 2013

    Mar 16, 2013

    SXSW is back for another great festival in 2013. The Interactive, Film, and Music conference brings together the most creative minds in these areas of entertainment to bring you one of the most acclaimed conferences of the year.

    Held in Austin, Texas, SXSW is broken into 2 weeks of discussions, parties, exhibitions, showcases, and shows in order to promote the newest and hottest interactive, film, and music trends. The interactive portion of the conference begins March 8 through March 12. Film portion of the conference begins March 8 through March 16, and the music portion of SXSW begins Tuesday, March 12 - Sunday, March 17th.

    This year, there are a number of new, trending, and popular musicians that will be on hand at SXSW to provide exciting entertainment throughout the streets, bars, restaurants, clubs, and music venues in Austin, Texas. This year at SXSW, you will find a plethora of artists performing, including: Ra Ra Riot, The Chevin, Dead Prez, Paramore, Cold War Kids, Toro y Moi, Paul Oakenfold, Cold War Kids, Ben Sollee, Matt Nathanson, St. Lucia, Vampire Weekend, Los Lonely Boys, Moon Taxi, Talib Kweli, Fitz and the Tantrums, and many more. Get a badge for SXSW and gain access to the best conference/music festival of our time.

     Highlights for Saturday, March 16th:

    - Music: Prince

    - Film: Various final film competitions (Documentaries, Shorts, Narratives, and Music Videos)

     

  • Toro-y-moi-will-be-at-sxsw-today_event_main

    SXSW 2013

    Mar 15, 2013

    SXSW is back for another great year in Austin, TX. The Interactive, Film, and Music conference brings together the most creative minds in these areas of entertainment to bring you one of the most acclaimed conferences of the year.

    The Interactive portion of the conference begins March 8 through March 12. The Film portion of the conference begins March 8 through March 16, and the Music portion of SXSW begins Tuesday, March 12 through Sunday, March 17th.

    SXSW is broken into two weeks of discussions, parties, exhibitions,  meet-ups, showcases, and concerts in order to promote the newest and hottest interactive, film, and music trends. A variety of start-ups, industry professionals, film-makers, producers, musicians, and techies will be presenting at this years conference. Learn about the new trends in social media, discover some of the best indie films made this year, and witness exceptional musicians displaying their talents.

    This year, there are a number of new, trending, and popular musicians that will be on hand at SXSW to provide exciting entertainment throughout the streets, bars, restaurants, clubs, and music venues in Austin, Texas. This year at SXSW, you will find a plethora of artists performing, including: Ra Ra Riot, The Chevin, Dead Prez, Paramore, Cold War Kids, Toro y Moi, Paul Oakenfold, Cold War Kids, Ben Sollee, Matt Nathanson, St. Lucia, Vampire Weekend, Los Lonely Boys, Moon Taxi, Talib Kweli, Fitz and the Tantrums, and many more. Get a badge for SXSW and gain access to the best conference/music festival of our time.

    Highlights for  Friday, March 15th:

    - Music: Toro Y Moi, Teddy Geiger, and St. Lucia

    - Film: Spark - A Burning Man Story (Documentary Feature)

     

  • Paul-oakenfold-performing_event_main

    SXSW 2013

    Mar 14, 2013

    SXSW is back for another great year in Austin, TX. The Interactive, Film, and Music conference brings together the most creative minds in these areas of entertainment to bring you one of the most acclaimed conferences of the year.

    The Interactive portion of the conference begins March 8 through March 12. The Film portion of the conference begins March 8 through March 16, and the Music portion of SXSW begins Tuesday, March 12 through Sunday, March 17th.

    SXSW is broken into two weeks of discussions, parties, exhibitions,  meet-ups, showcases, and concerts in order to promote the newest and hottest interactive, film, and music trends. A variety of start-ups, industry professionals, film-makers, producers, musicians, and techies will be presenting at this years conference. Learn about the new trends in social media, discover some of the best indie films made this year, and witness exceptional musicians displaying their talents.

    This year, there are a number of new, trending, and popular musicians that will be on hand at SXSW to provide exciting entertainment throughout the streets, bars, restaurants, clubs, and music venues in Austin, Texas. This year at SXSW, you will find a plethora of artists performing, including: Ra Ra Riot, The Chevin, Dead Prez, Paramore, Cold War Kids, Toro y Moi, Paul Oakenfold, Cold War Kids, Ben Sollee, Matt Nathanson, St. Lucia, Vampire Weekend, Los Lonely Boys, Moon Taxi, Talib Kweli, Fitz and the Tantrums, and many more. Get a badge for SXSW and gain access to the best conference/music festival of our time.

    Some Highlights for Thursday, March 14:

    Film: In Your Dreams - Stevie Nicks (Documentary)

    Music: The Crystal Method, Paul Oakenfold, Toro y Moi, and Dorrough Music

     

  • The-band-paramore-performs-at-sxsw-today_event_main

    SXSW 2013

    Mar 13, 2013

    SXSW is back for another great year in Austin, TX. The Interactive, Film, and Music conference brings together the most creative minds in these areas of entertainment to bring you one of the most acclaimed conferences of the year.

    The Interactive portion of the conference begins March 8 through March 12. The Film portion of the conference begins March 8 through March 16, and the Music portion of SXSW begins Tuesday, March 12 through Sunday, March 17th.

    SXSW is broken into two weeks of discussions, parties, exhibitions,  meet-ups, showcases, and concerts in order to promote the newest and hottest interactive, film, and music trends. A variety of start-ups, industry professionals, film-makers, producers, musicians, and techies will be presenting at this years conference. Learn about the new trends in social media, discover some of the best indie films made this year, and witness exceptional musicians displaying their talents.

    This year, there are a number of new, trending, and popular musicians that will be on hand at SXSW to provide exciting entertainment throughout the streets, bars, restaurants, clubs, and music venues in Austin, Texas. This year at SXSW, you will find a plethora of artists performing, including: Ra Ra Riot, The Chevin, Dead Prez, Paramore, Cold War Kids, Toro y Moi, Paul Oakenfold, Cold War Kids, Ben Sollee, Matt Nathanson, St. Lucia, Vampire Weekend, Los Lonely Boys, Moon Taxi, Talib Kweli, Fitz and the Tantrums, and many more. Get a badge for SXSW and gain access to the best conference/music festival of our time.

     

    Highlights for Wednesday, March 13:

    - Music: Paramore, Toro y Moi, Ra Ra Riot, and Cold War Kids.

    -Interactive: SXSW Trade Show: The Exhibition for Creative Industries

    - Film: The Punk Syndrome (Documentary Feature)

     

  • Mc_lars__evanwohrman__event_main

    SXSW 2013

    Mar 12, 2013

    SXSW is back for another great year in Austin, TX. The Interactive, Film, and Music conference brings together the most creative minds in these areas of entertainment to bring you one of the most acclaimed conferences of the year.

    The Interactive portion of the conference begins March 8 through March 12. The Film portion of the conference begins March 8 through March 16, and the Music portion of SXSW begins Tuesday, March 12 through Sunday, March 17th.

    SXSW is broken into two weeks of discussions, parties, exhibitions,  meet-ups, showcases, and concerts in order to promote the newest and hottest interactive, film, and music trends. A variety of start-ups, industry professionals, film-makers, producers, musicians, and techies will be presenting at this years conference. Learn about the new trends in social media, discover some of the best indie films made this year, and witness exceptional musicians displaying their talents.

    This year, there are a number of new, trending, and popular musicians that will be on hand at SXSW to provide exciting entertainment throughout the streets, bars, restaurants, clubs, and music venues in Austin, Texas. This year at SXSW, you will find a plethora of artists performing, including: Ra Ra Riot, The Chevin, Dead Prez, Paramore, Cold War Kids, Toro y Moi, Paul Oakenfold, Cold War Kids, Ben Sollee, Matt Nathanson, St. Lucia, Vampire Weekend, Los Lonely Boys, Moon Taxi, Talib Kweli, Fitz and the Tantrums, and many more. Get a badge for SXSW and gain access to the best conference/music festival of our time.

    Some Highlights for Tuesday, March 12:

    -Music Performances:Blah Blah Blah and MC Lars.

    -Interactive: #Evoke13 Party

    -Film: Downloaded: SXSW Film Late Night Saloon Party

  • Freddie-highmore-is-norman-bates-on-aes-bates-motel_event_main

    SXSW 2013

    Mar 11, 2013

    According to their website, "The South by Southwest® (SXSW®) Conferences & Festivals (March 8-17, 2013) offer the unique convergence of original music, independent films, and emerging technologies. Fostering creative and professional growth alike, SXSW® is the premier destination for discovery."

    One of the highlights today is a "Bates Motel" talk with Carlton Cuse.

  • Sharni-vinson-in-youre-next_event_main

    SXSW 2013

    Mar 10, 2013

    According to their website, "The South by Southwest® (SXSW®) Conferences & Festivals (March 8-17, 2013) offer the unique convergence of original music, independent films, and emerging technologies. Fostering creative and professional growth alike, SXSW® is the premier destination for discovery."

    The film and interactive portions continue today -- one of the highlights of today's programs is a screening of "You're Next" which will be followed by a Q&A, moderated by HitFix's own Drew McWeeny, with the cast and crew.

  • Poster-art-for-much-ado-about-nothing_event_main

    SXSW 2013

    Mar 09, 2013

    According to their website, "The South by Southwest® (SXSW®) Conferences & Festivals (March 8-17, 2013) offer the unique convergence of original music, independent films, and emerging technologies. Fostering creative and professional growth alike, SXSW® is the premier destination for discovery."

    The film and interactive portions continues today -- one of the highlights of today's programs is a screening of "Much ado About Nothing."

  • Burt-wonderstone-screens-today-at-sxsw._event_main

    SXSW 2013

    Mar 08, 2013

    According to their website, "The South by Southwest® (SXSW®) Conferences & Festivals (March 8-17, 2013) offer the unique convergence of original music, independent films, and emerging technologies. Fostering creative and professional growth alike, SXSW® is the premier destination for discovery."

    The film and interactive portions open today -- one of the highlights of today's programs is a screening of "The Incredible Burt Wonderstone."

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