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Music | Music

SXSW 2019 Initial Lineup Announced! | Pitchfork

Swervedriver, Laura Jane Grace, Viagra Boys, the Chills, Oh Sees, Otoboke Beaver, and many more

Politics | Leftist Lunacy

Austin, Texas, Considers Changing Its OWN NAME Amid Concerns About Confederate Monuments

A report from the city of Austin's Equity Office reportedly suggested that to scrub the Texas capital clean of any mention of the Confederacy or the practice of slavery, the city itself would need to change its name.

News | News

Texas Supreme Court strikes down Laredo's plastic bag ban, likely ending others

The state's highest civil court has ruled that Laredo's ban on plastic bags violates state law.

News | In The News

Austin Bombing Suspect Kills Himself In Explosion As Police Move In For Arrest

Police say they followed the suspect from a hotel and confronted him once he pulled over into a ditch. As Austin SWAT officers approached, the suspect detonated a bomb in his car.

News | In The News

Investigators Say Austin 'Serial Bomber' May Have Used Tripwire In Latest Blast

"With this tripwire, this changes things," said FBI Special Agent in Charge Christopher Combs. "It's more sophisticated. It's not targeted to individuals. We're very concerned."

Music | Music

Holy Wave - Relax (Full Album)

http://holywave.bandcamp.com/ 00:00 - Do you feel it 3:34 - Psychological Thriller 6:13 - Night Tripper 11:15 - Sol Love 13:45 - Star Stamp 17:18 - Son of So...

Music | Music

Allah-Las - Full Performance (Live on KEXP)

http://KEXP.ORG presents Allah-Las performing live on the KEXP from Mellow Johnny's Bike Shop in Austin during SXSW 2013. Recorded March 13, 2013 Songs: Don'...

Humor | Cool & Interesting

With Uber and Lyft Gone, Ride-Hailing Startups Swarm Austin

Less than a month after Uber and Lyft left Austin over the city's regulations, at least six new companies offering similar services have launched in the city and are fighting for market share.

Humor | Cool & Interesting

NLand Surf Park, Austin, Texas | Opening Updates | Transworld Business

The NLand surf park in Austin, Texas prompted some confusion over the opening date--here are the latest updates on when the WaveGarden park will open.

Humor | Because we all need a laugh

President Barack Obama and First Lady Michelle Obama Announced as SXSW Keynotes

SXSW is honored to announce President Barack Obama will appear as part of a Keynote Conversation at SXSW Interactive on Friday, March 11 and First Lady Michelle Obama will be the opening Keynote at SXSW Music on Wednesday, March 16. This marks the first t

Music | Music

Charles Bradley - Why Is It So Hard (Live on KEXP)

Charles Bradley, backed by The Menahan Street Band, performs

Sports | Surfing/SUPing

SUP ATX Wake SUP! Stand Up Paddle Wake Surfing with SUP ATX - Double Wake SUP Surfing

SUP ATX releases their Wake SUP Board line. Check out double boat wake surfing on SUP boards! Check out the article on how to double boat wake surf: http://b...

Music | Music

Q&A: Dave Grohl on Austin's Musical Wizards, Gentrification

'Sonic Highways' director Dave Grohl tells us about the magic of Austin and the inevitability of gentrification.