Tag: SXSW

The New Colossus Festival Isn’t Interested in Your Big Headliners

A new Lower East Side music fest is looking to do what CMJ (R.I.P.) and SXSW used to—focus on up-and-coming bands.

FLOODfest @ SXSW 2019 Day Two: Techno Robots, Hip-Hop History, and the Future of Rap Is Female

Dungeon Family, Leikeli47, Kari Faux, and more point rap in the right direction. 

FLOODfest at SXSW 2019: The Portraits

Photographer Daniel Cavazos captures Dungeon Family, Priests, and more between sets.

FLOODfest at SXSW 2019 Day One: Indie Rock Reigns Under Cloudy Skies

Illuminati Hotties, White Denim, Broken Social Scene, and more turned up the heat at the Cedar Street Courtyard. 

Kari Faux’s “Cry 4 Help” Shows That She Can Get Through Anything

The Arkansas rapper has a new EP out today, and a set at FLOODfest @ SXSW next week. 

LISTEN: MUNYA Just Wants You to Chill Out with “Blue Pine”

Hear the latest from the cool Québécois artist ahead of her FLOODfest set @ SXSW 2019.

Robots Rock: Meet Techno Roboticist Moritz Simon Geist

The producer who builds techno robots premieres new track “G#” ahead of SXSW.

SXSW 2018: The Portraits

Photographer Carlo Cavaluzzi captures Kurt Vile, Dr. Octagon, and more between sets.

FLOODfest SXSW 2018, Friday

Day three of FLOODfest SXSW featuring Porches, Kurt Vile, Speedy Ortiz, and more. 

FLOODfest SXSW 2018, Thursday

Day two of FLOODfest SXSW featuring Starcrawler, Jukebox the Ghost, Lucy Dacus, and more. 

FLOODfest SXSW 2018, Wednesday

Day one of FLOODfest SXSW featuring Dr. Octagon, Hinds, Cut Chemist, and more.

FLOODfest SXSW 2017 Takes Austin

Black Lips, Karen Elson, Middle Kids, and more helped us take over Cedar Street.

CONTEST: Enter to Win the #BeAnOriginal Prize Package Featuring a Gretsch Guitar, VOX Amp, Penguin Gift Card, and FLOOD Subscription

To celebrate FLOODfest at SXSW, we wanted to offer up something for everyone—regardless of whether you can make it out to Austin.

RSVP: Original Penguin Presents FLOODfest at SXSW [UPDATED]

We’re bringing the noise back to the Cedar Street Courtyard in Austin, Texas, on Thursday, March 16, and Friday, March 17.

PREMIERE: Boulevards Doesn’t Need a Funky Drummer in “Got to Go” for Original Tracks

The foremost follower of the funk strips down his hottest single.

WATCH: George Clinton Has Some Words for the Young in the John Lennon Tour Bus “PERSPECTIVE” Series

“I’ve been places where I never thought my life would go.”

SXSW 2016: The Portraits

Photographer Rozette Rago captures Vince Staples, Gallant, Peaches, Ra Ra Riot, The Range, MSTRKRFT, and more.

FLOODfest SXSW 2016, Saturday

Day four of FLOODfest SXSW featuring Poliça, Muna, So Pitted, and more.

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