Make Way for the SXSWers

March 8, 2017 // 0 Comments

South by Southwest 2017 starts in fewer than 48 hrs. YES, 48 hrs! I know this because I set an countdown timer as to when I need to leave the city. Like all Austinites, I have a love/hate [...]

Welcome to SXSW 2016!

March 11, 2016 // 0 Comments

Anyone who knows me knows SXSW isn’t my jam (am I the only music journalist who really doesn’t get excited about big festivals?). It’s mostly because it makes downtown nearly [...]

10 Things I learned at SXSW 2015

April 2, 2015 // 0 Comments

Was it your first SXSW? Yeah, me too. Here’s what we learned: Please note I did not attend any actual “workshops” or “panels” or “educational opportunities.” These are lessons from the [...]

The ritual exhaustion of SXSW

March 3, 2015 // 1 Comment

Austin is known for its music festivals and the top one is still no doubt South by Southwest. For those cave-dwellers among us, SXSW is a huge music/film/interactive festival and conference that runs [...]