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First Wave Of Lawsuits Filed In Deadly SXSW Crash

The initial wave of victim lawsuits since four people died at the South by Southwest music festival accuse organizers of safety lapses after a driver struck a crowd of concertgoers.


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South By Southwest Festival Continues After Deadly Crash

Two people are dead and more than 20 others are hurt in Austin, after a suspected drunk driver blasted through barricades and down a street packed with people attending the South by Southwest Festival.



Plano’s Suburbia Music Fesitval Lineups Announced

Line-ups for Live Nation’s Suburbia Music Festival to be held in Plano have been announced, one day before individual day tickets go on sale.

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The group Depeche Mode at the 2013 SXSW music festival in Austin. (credit: Earl McGehee/

SXSW Festival Adds North Texas Groups To Spring Line-Up

The South by Southwest Music Festival has added hundreds of more performers for 2014. The six-day conference takes over downtown Austin in March.


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Young Musicians Learning To Become Stars At Annual Festival

Young masters of classical music from all over the world are in north Texas for the Elan International Music Festival, and you have an rare opportunity to see them up close and personal.


Musician Fiona Apple performs live with Nickel Creek at Rumsey Playfield in Central Park August 14, 2007 in New York City. (credit: Scott Wintrow/Getty Images)

Fiona Apple Makes Return To Spotlight At SXSW

At turns frenetic, contemplative and whimsical, Fiona Apple made her return to the stage Wednesday at the South By Southwest Music Conference and Festival.


The crowd for Big Boi at the 35 Conferette on March 13, 2011. (Credit: Matt Goodman)

35 Conferette Tries To Spur Economic Growth With Music

Organizers of the 35 Conferette in Denton are trying to bring exposure to local storefronts by using music as a vehicle to wrangle thousands of concertgoers downtown.


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Opinion: We Need To Party, Dallas!

Spring is around the corner. What to do? I know. A big music festival. I’m not talking about some mom & pop street carnival. I’m talking about a massive, four-day blowout.