SXSW

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10 Reasons To Make Austin, TX Your Next Vacation

Austin ranks among the best cities in America in several categories, including best bike cities, most fittest and most vegan friendly

05/01/2015

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Trooper Reprimanded For Photo With Snoop Dogg Files Lawsuit

A Texas trooper has sued his bosses after he was reprimanded for taking a picture with rapper Snoop Dogg at South by Southwest.

04/29/2015

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Bobby Patterson May Be The Greatest Singer You’ve Never Heard Of

He is the hidden gem of Dallas who as 71-years-old, is still searching for that hit. Bobby Patterson just might be the greatest singer you have never heard of in your life.

CBS 11–04/10/2015

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Man Kicked Off Southwest Flight Over Lewd T-Shirt

A man flying from Dallas to Chicago on Southwest Airlines was denied reboarding in St. Louis allegedly over vulgar language on t-shirt.

03/24/2015

Summer's Hottest Concert Tours

Miley Cyrus Surprises Crowd At SXSW Rap Event

Miley Cyrus surprised the audience Thursday during a South by Southwest event featuring a slew of rappers, including her producer Mike WiLL Made-It.

03/20/2015

The Weeknd performs at the 2015 JUNO Awards at FirstOntario Centre on March 15, 2015 in Hamilton, Canada. (credit: Sonia Recchia/Getty Images)

The Weeknd Gives Sultry SXSW Performance

The R&B singer performed Thursday on the second night of the “YouTube at SXSW” event at the Coppertank Events Center.

03/20/2015

Singer/songwriter Mary J. Blige performs on stage during the Samsung Supper Club event at SXSW 2015 on March 17, 2015 in Austin, Texas. (credit: Jonathan Leibson/Getty Images for Samsung)

Mary J. Blige Shines At Unofficial SXSW Show

Mary J. Blige performed for a feverish crowd Tuesday night in an event not sponsored by South by Southwest, another sign of such unofficial concerts rivaling the festival.

03/18/2015

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SXSW, St. Patrick’s Day & Spring Break All On The Same Day

It was a combination many concert attendees in Austin on Tuesday had waited all year to happen — St. Patrick’s Day, Spring Break and the South By Southwest music festival.

CBS 11–03/17/2015

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Safety A Priority At This Year’s SXSW Festival After 2014 DWI Crash

Follow CBSDFW.COM: Facebook | Twitter AUSTIN (CBSDFW.COM) – The South by Southwest Music Festival kicked off Tuesday afternoon in Austin. And after a deadly 2014 DWI crash, safety is priority number one for law enforcement there. CBS […]

CBSDFW.COM–03/17/2015

AUSTIN, TX - MARCH 16:  A general view of atmosphere at "The Breakfast Club" 30th Anniversary Restoration world premiere during the 2015 SXSW Music, Film + Interactive Festival at the Paramount Theatre on March 16, 2015 in Austin, Texas.  (Photo by Michael Buckner/Getty Images for SXSW)

SXSW To Feature Safety Changes, After 4 Killed Last Year

Snoop Dogg, J. Cole and TV on the Radio will be there, but what’s really getting attention at this year’s South by Southwest music festival is safety.

03/16/2015

Actress Molly Ringwald (L) and actress Ally Sheedy attend "The Breakfast Club" 30th Anniversary Restoration world premiere during the 2015 SXSW Music, Film + Interactive Festival in Austin. (credit: Michael Buckner/Getty Images for SXSW)

‘Breakfast Club’ Cast Members Attend SXSW Anniversary Screening

Ensuring film-lovers won’t forget about them, actresses Molly Ringwald and Ally Sheedy reminisced about making “The Breakfast Club” at a Texas screening of the fully-restored iconic 1985 film.

03/16/2015

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Live Streaming Apps Dominate SXSW Buzz

The five-day festival is not yet half over, but buzzworthy trends are already emerging. Here’s a look at top topics so far at the annual gathering of the Technorati.

03/16/2015

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