Lou Reed died this past weekend; best known as the founder of The Velvet Underground, he transformed the rock landscape through, among other things, his lyrical deviance. For this he was beloved by other fearless rockers and observers, and we spoke with some particularly influential ones about Reed' ... More >>
This year, our sister papers the Dallas Observer and Houston Press teamed up to document the SXSW madness for you amusement and/or edification. Here are the 12 best shows and moments they saw.
Also, Star & Dagger, Charli XCX, Church of Misery and others
Chris Goss, the godfather of desert rock, on the return of Masters of Reality
Also, Darker My Love, X, Legal Weapon, and others
Also, Previously on Lost, Raphael Saadiq, Liz Pappademas
And other May 8-15 shows
For the week of Oct. 26-Nov. 1
Everybody knows they are insane . . .
How producer and Masters of Reality main man Chris Goss got his groove
Forty days and forty nights with Queens of the Stone Age
Crushing rock with queens of the stone age