Dum Dum Girls

Will women rule SXSW 2014?

Standing atop a white pedestal, her white dress covered in blood and her white hair wild, St. Vincent sang, "I don't want to be your cheerleader no more." For a woman gushing with profound statements, that one -- said during her 11 p.m. set at the NPR Showcase at the 2014 South by Southwest music festival in Austin, Texas -- might have been the most powerful.