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Third person dies from SXSW crash

Paramedics transport a person who was struck by a car on Red River Street in downtown Austin, Texas, at SXSW on Wednesday March 12, 2014. (AP Photo/Austin American-Statesman, Jay Janner)

Austin police say a third person has died after being struck by a suspected drunken driver last week during the South By Southwest festival.



Will women rule SXSW 2014?

SXSW 2014 - Day 1

St. Vincent, Angel Olsen, Perfect Pussy and more are proof that women are bringing some of the most forward-thinking music to SXSW 2014.



SXSW 2014 photos: St. Vincent, Eagulls, Kelis, Perfect Pussy and more

SXSW 2014 - Day 1

Wednesday of SXSW 2014 brought sets from St. Vincent, Eagulls, Kelis, Perfect Pussy and more.



UPDATED: Suspected drunk driver faces capital murder charges in SXSW crash

Paramedics transport a person who was struck by a car on Red River Street in downtown Austin, Texas, at SXSW on Wednesday March 12, 2014. (AP Photo/Austin American-Statesman, Jay Janner)

Two people were killed and nearly two dozen injured, five critically, early Thursday morning when a suspected drunk driver crashed through a barricade onto a closed street, plowing into a crowd at the South By Southwest music festival.



SXSW 2014: Kanye West, Jay Z give Samsung its money’s worth

Jay Z at Pepsi Center by John Leyba

Samsung got its money’s worth from Jay Z and Kanye West.



Steal This Track from Roo and The Howl

Steal This Track from Roo and The Howl

The Colorado music at SXSW train keeps a rollin’! Download a track from Roo & The Howl, who will be playing the official SXSW showcase as well as the Colorado Music Party.



Angel Olsen at Larimer Lounge, 3-10-14 (review)

Thanks to her intense stage presence, powerful voice and command of the Larimer Lounge crowd, Angel Olsen showed why she is a band to watch at SXSW this week. Photo by Zia Anger.

Thanks to her intense stage presence, powerful voice and command of the Larimer Lounge crowd, Angel Olsen showed why she is a band to watch at SXSW this week.



Colorado makes an investment in music industry at SXSW 2014

MORRISON, CO. - MARCH 06: Margaret Hunt, director of Colorado Creative Industries, on the stage at Red Rocks Thursday afternoon, March 06, 2014. Colorado Creative Industries is sending a large contingent to the upcoming SXSW event in Austin Texas to promote Colorado music. (Photo By Andy Cross / The Denver Post)

For the first time, Colorado has invested money at SXSW 2014 to support artists through the Colorado Music Party and help grow the state’s music industry.



Kishi Bashi talks his new album, Lou Reed and Of Montreal ahead of SXSW 2014

Kishi Bashi @ Bluebird Theater

Kishi Bashi chatted with us last week about the magical realism of his music, the reality of going solo and how Lou Reed influenced his new album.



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.