Austin

In with a whimper and out with a bang: SXSW Day 3

I think there's a saying that goes like "in with a bang, out with a whimper" or something like that. Drake probably said it or something. Anyway, today was that, but opposite. I woke up embarrassingly hungover and didn't even leave my hotel until 1:00 p.m. And on St. Paddy's Day no less! C'mon...
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The SXSW Awards presented by Manley

Most awards shows are terrible, but the Manley SXSW Awards are totally official! Here’s a run-down of all my favorite (and a few not so favorite) moments from my wacky adventures in Austin TX: The 'I’m Not Saying I’m Just Saying' Award For Best song That I’m Not Supposed to Tell You I Heard: Tie -...
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SXSW Day 4: A day of BBQ and meat sweats

Greetings from Austin, Texas and the South By Southwest Music Festival, the epicenter of the music world for the next few days. Since I like music and you like muaic (and someone was dumb enough to give me all access passes to everything) I thought it would be cool to share my experiences with you...
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SXSW Day 3: White Reaper steals the show

Greetings from Austin, Texas and the South By Southwest Music Festival, the epicenter of the music world for the next few days. Since I like music and you like muaic (and someone was dumb enough to give me all access passes to everything) I thought it would be cool to share my experiences with you...
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SXSW Day 2: Where's the coffee?

Greetings from Austin, Texas and the South By Southwest Music Festival, the epicenter of the music world for the next few days. Since I like music and you like muaic (and someone was dumb enough to give me all access passes to everything) I thought it would be cool to share my experience with you...
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SXSW: Manley reviews his first day at the Austin music festival

Greetings from Austin, Texas and the South By Southwest Music Festival, the epicenter of the music world for the next few days. Since I like music and you like muaic (and someone was dumb enough to give me all access passes to everything) I thought it would be cool to share my experience with you...
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Manley previews his trip to SXSW

It takes a lot to get me to leave Seattle these days. Afterall, with Taco Time, Uncle Ike’s, Sun Liquor and Lil Woody’s all right here, I’m pretty set. That said, a little sun would be nice. Plus the chance to see 500 bands while smashing killer BBQ was too good of an opportunity to pass up, so I’m...
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Austin - Day/Night 2

Buzz Band Alert - The Strypes. Don't miss this incredibly talented young band when they play The Crocodile on March 27th. I saw them showcase at Cedar Street yesterday afternoon, they were phenomenal. They're the band everyone was talking about last night. I've been looking forward to seeing Bear...
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Austin - Night 1

It was a crazy first night in Austin on Wednesday. With so much great music happening everywhere, I decided to focus on artists that will be coming to Seattle soon. First, you must go see Skaters when they play at the Tractor Tavern in Ballard on Saturday, March 22nd. I've heard some hype, but...
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The End At The Heart Of Austin

South By Southwest is happening this week, so The End has dispatched Garett to report in on all the music action from The Heart of Austin, an interactive music experience with artist showcases across two venues featuring performances by Bear Hands, Wild Cub, Skaters, The Orwells, Band of Skulls,...
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