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Monday Mar 9th, 2015

Former Vice President Al Gore Addresses Climate Action at SXSW Interactive

Written by Aurora Blase

Former Vice President Al Gore will travel to Austin on March 13 to discuss the need for climate action in his SXSW Interactive Featured Session: The Climate Crisis: Challenge & Opportunity.

Gore, the founder and chairman of The Climate Reality Project believes that the solutions to the climate...

Monday Mar 9th, 2015

Ryan Bingham Headlines Free Auditorium Shores Showcase on March 20

Written by Rory Burbeck

Grammy and Academy Award winner Ryan Bingham - having recently released the most powerful album of his career, Fear and Saturday Night, in January - will close out the free showcase at Auditorium Shores on Friday, March 20.

The Americana singer-songwriter will be supported by an outstanding lineup for this...

Friday Mar 6th, 2015

Announcing The Sir Doug Sahm Tribute Showcase & Music Conference Session

Written by Rory Burbeck

SXSW Presents Sir Doug and the Genuine Texas Cosmic Groove: A Gathering of the Tribes on Saturday, March 21 at The Paramount Theatre. This show will be open to Music and Platinum badges and Music Wristbands. There will also be single tickets available in advance via The Paramount...

Friday Mar 6th, 2015

SXSW Music Weekly Round-Up: The Damned, Portugal. The Man, Wiz Khalifa & More

Written by Rory Burbeck

This week, we announced new speakers Lyle Lovett and Holly George-Warren for a session that will examine the legacy of Texas music journalist Chet Flippo. Wiz Khalifa has also been locked in to talk about the relationship between sports and music.

The Damned, Portugal. The Man, Angel Olsen,...

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