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KROQ Locals Only Bands That Made Some Noise at SXSW 2015

From our very own backyard, these are the KROQ Locals Only bands that firmly reiterated that the hype was real at SXSW 2015.

KROQ-FM–03/25/2015

Austin street scene during SXSW 2015 (Michael Buckner/Getty Images)

‘Exclusively for White People’ Stickers Plague Austin During SXSW

The mysterious stickers are getting nationwide attention with a large contingent of the music industry concentrated in Austin this week for the annual SXSW music conference.

03/19/2015

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Kevin & Bean Podcast 3/16/15: Harvey Levin, Zombeavers Director Jordan Rubin + More

On today’s podcast: Harvey Levin from TMZ, Powder Alcohol is legal, nicknames you hate, Zombeavers Director Jordan Rubin, Kevin’s SXSW story and more.

03/16/2015

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Put a Smile On: McDonald’s Will Pay Bands Playing SXSW Showcase

Ex Cops added on their Facebook page that they were “thrilled our letter made a difference.”

03/11/2015

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7 Lawsuits Filed Against South by Southwest After Deadly Car Crash

Seven lawsuits have been filed against SXSW in the aftermath of a fatal car crash that left four dead and nearly two dozen injured at this year’s festival.

12/19/2014

Phantogram (Photo courtesy Guitar Center)

Watch Phantogram Perform “Mouth Full Of Diamonds” On ‘Guitar Center Sessions’

Watch Phantogram’s live performance of “Mouth Full Of Diamonds” Live From SXSW on “Guitar Center Sessions.”

KROQ-FM–05/13/2014

Deadmau5 (Chelsea Lauren/Getty Images)

Hear Deadmau5 and Richie Hawtin’s Tag-Team DJ Set from SXSW 2013

The nearly two-hour set finds the pair meeting in the middle of their distinct sounds to create a driving, minimal techno mix heavy on dub effects and deep bass lines.

03/18/2014

Condolences are left at a prayer service held at St. David's Episcopal Church following a deadly car accident at the South by Southwest (Michael Buckner/Getty Images)

Third Person Dies In SXSW Car Crash

According to The Austin American Statesman, Sandy Le, who was listed to be in critical condition after the accident, passed away this morning (March 17) at University Medical Center Brackenridge.

03/17/2014

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Watch SXSW Music Fans Get Punked by Jimmy Kimmel Over Fake Bands

Among the hilariously named fake acts include Tanya and the Hardings, DJ Costco and all-female rap act, Heavy Flow.

03/14/2014

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[Internet Roundup] Veronica Mars Kickstarter Backer Scene, An Honest Trailer, Mac Lethal Raps the News + More

On this edition of the Internet Roundup: The Veronica Mars Kickstarter Backer scene, An Honest Trailer of Frozen, In Other News with Mac Lethal, Kevin Bacon explains the 80’s, Lie WItness News and more.

03/14/2014

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