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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Tami Neilson wins Silver Scroll
Tami Neilson wins Silver Scroll

Tami Neilson has walked away with the 2014 Apra Silver Scroll. The country singer-songwriter was presented…

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Young Fathers, an underground hip-hop trio from Scotland with roots in Liberia and Nigeria, won the prestigious Mercury…

Silver Scrolls: Finalists' dream covers

Every year at the Apra Silver Scroll awards, the finalists' songs are interpreted by other artists. We asked the 2014 finalists…

Swift gives profits to schools
Swift gives profits to schools

Pop superstar Taylor Swift is taking her new role as New York's tourism ambassador to heart by donating…

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