Over the Weekend: South by Southwest in Photos
Not sure if you noticed, but we took a ton of photos over the last few days. Click the links for all kinds of action.
SXSW, Day One
Photo by Mark C. Austin The Austin Music Awards
A chronicle in picture form of some of the SXSW live acts you could have caught on Wednesday, March 18, if only you had been in Austin, TX. And really, why weren't you? Featuring Alejandro Escovedo, Aqualung, The Dicks, and more.
Live at the Red Eyed Fly and Stubb's BBQ
Photo by Patrick Michels Heartless Bastards
Folks from all over crammed into two of Austin's best known venues on Wednesday, March 18, to catch some of the first acts of SXSW, including the Heartless Bastards, The Decemberists, The Von Bondies, and more.
South by Southwest Fashion WINs and FAILs
Photo by Andrea Grimes Angry Vs. The Bear
A poignant commentary on the fashions of SXSW 2009 as spotted on the streets of Austin, TX.
South By Southwest, Day Two
Photo by Mark C. Austin Yep, that's Roy from The Office.
The action continues in Austin, TX as SXSW gathers steam. Here's what you might have seen around town on Thursday, March 19, including Gomez, Andrew Bird, Daniel Johnston, and the Oak Ridge Boys.
South By Southwest Day Two, Part Two
Photo by Patrick Michels Past Lives
There's a lot of things to see among the rollin' hills of Austin, TX, and we're gonna throw as much of it at you as we can. Don't thank us; we enjoy throwing things. Here's some more shots from Thursday, March 19.
Village Voice Media SXSW Party: Meese, Bear Hands, Crystal Antlers, Gomez and M. Ward
Photo by Mark C. Austin Bear Hands
Five great acts, thousands of fans and lots of drinks at La Zona Rosa on Friday, March 20.
The 15 Hottest Gig Posters at Flatstock 20
Photo by Keith Plocek
The poster show in the Austin Convention Center gave SXSWers a break from all the noise -- and the chance to check out some erotic messiness.
South by Southwest, Day Three
Photo by Mark C. Austin Devo
March 20, Austin TX. If you took anything away from SXSW on this day, let it be this: no matter our race, religion, politics, or lifestyle... when Devo plays, everybody shows up. Oh, also featuring Metallica, Silversun Pickups, and Tricky.
South by Southwest Day Three, Part Two
Photo by Patrick Michels Metallica
Some scenes from the hub of chaos that is Austin, TX on Friday, March 20, including more Metallica, The Hold Steady, Okkervil River, and more.
Scenes from South by Southwest
Photo by Mark C. Austin
We've got some images from around town (that town being Austin, TX) during SXSW. Check 'em out, it's the next best thing to having been there.
South by Southwest, Day Four
Photo by Mark C. Austin Ian Moore
SXSW concludes in Austin, TX. Time to shower, sober up, get a good night's sleep, and get back to the real world. Depressed yet? Have a look at this chronicle of day four and relive the good times, with Ian Moore, Plush, The Tontons, and more.
South by Southwest Day Four, Part Two
Photo by Patrick Michels King Khan and the Shrines
More images from the first day of spring and last day of SXSW in Austin, TX on Saturday, March 21. Featuring M. Ward, Echo and the Bunnymen, Will Sheff of Okkervil River, and more.