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SXSW 2014: The best free non-badge or wristband parties

Farewell 285 Kent - Fucked Up, DIIV, White Lung

If you couldn’t fork out cash for a badge or wristband, there are still a ton of options for you at SXSW 2014. See our list of free parties featuring Speedy Ortiz, Kishi Bashi, Future Islands and more.



Real Estate at the Fox Theatre, 3-9-14 (photos)

Real Estate @ The Fox Theatre

Fresh off the release of its third album, “Atlas,” Real Estate stopped at Boulder’s Fox Theatre on its way down to SXSW.



Shady Elders, Fingers of the Sun at Hi-Dive, 3-7-14 (photos, review)

Shady Elders @ The Hi-Dive

Shady Elders headlined an all-locals show at Hi-Dive on Friday with Fingers of the Sun and Distant Correspondent.



Watch: The National on “Saturday Night Live”

Outside Lands, 2013 - Day 1

After about 15 years and six albums, the National finally made its debut appearance on “Saturday Night Live.”



Real Estate finds calm in chaos on “Atlas”

Real Estate w/ The Twerps @ the Gothic Theatre

Ahead of the band’s show at the Fox Theatre on Sunday, Reverb talks to Real Estate’s Alex Bleeker about legal weed and finding the art of music on “Atlas.”



Best Colorado shows this week: Real Estate, Angel Olsen and more

Real Estate w/ The Twerps @ the Gothic Theatre

Topping our picks of best Colorado shows this week are Real Estate and Angel Olsen.



Wes Anderson soundtracks: Looking back from “The Grand Budapest Hotel”

Bill Murray in a scene from "The Grand Budapest Hotel." (AP Photo/Fox Searchlight)

To mark the release of his latest film, “The Grand Budapest Hotel,” Reverb takes a listen back to Wes Anderson’s most pivotal soundtracks.



How hipster is your music, really? This graph will tell you

How hipster is your music, really? This graph will tell you

Here’s a graph that shows just how hipster your music really is. Boards of Canada and the National aren’t as cool as you’d think.



Watch: Julian Casablancas announces solo album, shares teaser video

Watch: Julian Casablancas announces solo album, shares teaser video

The Strokes’ Julian Casablancas has shared the spastic teaser video for his solo album due out this year.



SXSW 2014: The 10 best acts to catch — St. Vincent, Childish Gambino and more

David Byrne & St. Vincent . Denver Botanic Gardens

Here are the top 10 acts to catch at SXSW 2014 next week with St. Vincent, Childish Gambino, Angel Olsen and more.