History made: SXSW 2009, Austin, Texas
History made: SXSW 2009, Austin, Texas

David Dallas travelled to Austin Texas in 2009 to play SXSW

Concert review: Nas' Illmatic, Austin, Texas
Concert review: Nas' Illmatic, Austin, Texas

"Smarten up, Nas." With one line from Takeover , the savage takedown of the Queensbridge native who arguably still held…

SXSW: Bigger than Texas
SXSW: Bigger than Texas

My son asked for a space-themed birthday party this year. Sounds quite simple but there is much more to it than you'd think…

Jay-Z's full SXSW showcase hits web (+10 links)

Jay-Z's full SXSW concert, a new Battleship trailer and Zowie's new single all feature in this compilation of the best links…

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Friday playlist: 10 songs to warm up your winter
Friday playlist: 10 songs to warm up your winter

Welcome to the Friday Playlist, fueled by iHeartRadio. Each week we bring you a new mix of tunes for…

Live review: Count Basie Orchestra at The Civic

There's nothing to make you yearn for the good ol' days of music quite like a 19-piece jazz orchestra.

Cairo Knife Fight: Just us two

Cairo Knife Fight has always been a fluid beast, crossing countries, swapping members and performing alongside a diverse…

The Kiwi muso making it big in the US

Ruban Nielson's Unknown Mortal Orchestra has defied its name to become one of the best-known acts in America.

Rapper's cryptic tweets - Is it all over for Odd Future?
Rapper's cryptic tweets - Is it all over for Odd Future?

If Tyler, The Creator's cryptic tweets are to be believed, the hip-hop collective known as Odd Future…

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