SXSW 2016 is officially winding down, and what an epic week it's been.

South by Southwest is making history this year, marking the first time a sitting president will speak at SXSW since it launched 30 years ago.


So this happened. A Texas Department of Public Safety trooper is in hot water after posing for a photo with rapper Snoop Dogg, the Dallas Morning News reports. According to the site, Billy Spears was reprimanded by superiors for the photograph taken by Snoop’s publicist at Austin’s South by Southwest music festival. The photo was posted to […]

Will Ferrell and Kevin Hart connect for Get Hard, the upcoming movie from Warner Bros. The two comedic geniuses debuted the film down in Austin, Texas during the SXSW Film and Music festival, and GlobalGrind was on hand to check it out. Early reviews of the film have people thinking it’s a little racist, while […]

Now that the dust has settled, the lines have dispersed, and the BBQ has been digested, it’s time to point out some highlights from SXSW. The Austin music and arts festival kicked off with an amazing keynote speech from Selma director Ava DuVernay, who served the crowd some jewels that could very well change their – and […]

Lolawolf killed it last night. Led by the badass Zoe Kravitz, Lolawolf had Austin’s Parish Underground venue lit during SXSW. As I sat off to the side of this small bar with a stage, drinking Tito’s and wondering why the guy up there was singing about being so fucking rich he could buy a robot to scratch his […]

Mike Will Made-It proved that his musical talent spreads across all genres when he brought out Rae Sremmurd, Riff Raff, Future, and the one and only Miley Cyrus during his set at SXSW’s Fader Fort Thursday night. The hit-making producer sent the crowd on a roller coaster of sorts as he began the show with Riff Raff, who […]

As the South by Southwest festival continues down in Austin, fans were surprised to hear a new track by OVO’s The Weeknd. The JUNO award winner performed a melody of hits at the “YouTube at SXSW” event at the Coppertank Events Center Thursday night, including “Earned It,” “Crew Love,” “Love Me Harder,” and his own version […]

Question: do you customize your Tinder bio based on where you’re going to be? The women of SXSW sure did this weekend. People are updating their Tinder bios like Facebook status updates now, and it’s more likely to get them matches. “Attending SXSW 2014 and I like to party!” When I read that in the […]