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South by South West: Austin, Texas 12-16 March 2008

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Did anyone see Dolly?

  • Rory
  • 18 Mar 08, 05:42 PM

sign.jpgWell we’ve all had our fill of tex-mex and showcase queues for another year and its time to settle in and recoup in time for the summer festivals. But all this doesn’t mean the fun is over! Let’s relive the finer moments of SXSW 2008 together shall we?

Through the wondrous power of the internet you can still watch performances from the BBC Introducing Showcase now on their special SXSW homepage.

So what did we discover from all this? (other that Austin throws a good party). Which bands caught the eye and who will look back at SXSW 2008 as a turning point?

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