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South by Southwest Festival (SXSW) has announced almost 500 new acts for its 2017 line-up. The US music showcase takes place in Austin, Texas from March 13-19 this year. Among those…

Matt Wilkinson, New Music Editor Nap Eyes’ set at an out of town yard a party on Saturday afternoon was the stuff SX dreams are made of. With not a…

Matt Wilkinson, New Music Editor The first performance I saw at SXSW was a guy on Sixth Street breaking out of a suitcase he’d stuffed his entire body into, while…

The British festival experience is largely based on, outside of music, getting smashed. It’s almost a rite of passage to go to your first festival, drink in the campsite with…

Matt Wilkinson, New Bands Editor Yesterday was perhaps my favourite day in six years of coming to this festival. Wall-to-wall good music, with an abundance of singer songwriters – not…

Jonathan Garrett, Writer Friday was action-packed and fortunately, featured a better-than-average hit rate. Declan McKenna, traveling without his backing band, impressed a packed house at the Empire. Rather than strip…