Edward Sharpe and the Magnetic Zeros performed at last year’s South by Southwest Music Conference, the annual showcase in Austin, Texas. The number of performers in 2015 exceeded 2,200.
Edward Sharpe and the Magnetic Zeros performed at last year’s South by Southwest Music Conference, the annual showcase in Austin, Texas. The number of performers in 2015 exceeded 2,200. Jack Plunkett The Associated Press
Edward Sharpe and the Magnetic Zeros performed at last year’s South by Southwest Music Conference, the annual showcase in Austin, Texas. The number of performers in 2015 exceeded 2,200. Jack Plunkett The Associated Press
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Timothy Finn blogs about Kansas City's music scene

As it turns 30 years old, SXSW appears to be reviving its founding spirit

March 11, 2016 05:00 AM

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