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  • "The Boy"
    SXSW film festival recap: the top ten films
    Well folks, the moment of truth has arrived.After a lot of shuffling around and indecision, I've finally decided on the correct order for my 10 favorite films of the 2015 South by Southwest (SXSW) film festival. All of the films included in...
  • SXSW: Jimmy Kimmel
    SXSW: 5 things you didn’t know about ‘Jimmy Kimmel Live’
    Funny man Jimmy Kimmel stopped by the Austin Convention Center for 2015’s SXSW Festival. Kimmel was interviewed by Kevin Ryder (“Kevin and Bean Show”), and Jimmy revealed some interesting facts behind the making of the show and...
  • Willie Nelson
    Willie Nelson trying to break into the weed business with chain of retail stores
    Having already accomplished much during his almost 50 years in the music industry, country legend Willie Nelson hopes for the future continue to remain high. In fact, he is now planning to get into the marijuana business.Nelson’s aspirations...
  • "Deathgasm"
    SXSW film festival recap: films ranked 20 - 11
    Let's keep this train rolling shall we?On Tuesday, I revealed the 30th to the 21st best films I saw at the 2015 South by Southwest (SXSW) film festival. While those films definitely had some drawbacks, the overall strength of the festival...
  • '6 Years' still.
    SXSW film festival recap: films ranked 30 - 21
    Austin, now that you've caught up on sleep it's time to delve back into the world that was the nine day spectacle we call the South by Southwest (SXSW) film festival.What lies ahead in the next few days is a series of capsule review recaps...
  • "Heaven Knows What"
    SXSW interview: 'Heaven Knows What'
    Greetings from the land of the sleep deprived!One of my personal highlights of the recently concluded South by Southwest (SXSW) film festival was my opportunity to sit down with the filmmakers of the gritty and captivating drug addiction drama ...
  • Willie Nelson performing at Heartbreaker Banquet
    Heartbreaker Banquet: escape SXSW at Willie Nelson's Luck, TX Ranch
    Located in Luck, TX on a set location for the Willie Nelson film, The Red-Headed Stranger,Willie Nelson's ranch served as the home to a one of a kind 1-day music festival. Along with Willie Nelson himself and several members of his family,...
  • Snoop Dogg
    Snoop Dogg sits on Iron Throne of 'Game of Thrones' and lights up at SXSW
    Some “Game of Thrones” fans have blown up Twitter with their reaction to Snoop Dogg sitting on the Iron Throne of “Game of Thrones” and lighting up blunts to pass around to other guests of SXSW. According to a report by...
  • OkayPlayer_OkayAfrica Showcase
    Okayplayer's SXSW showcase to feature BADBADNOTGOOD and Hiatus Kaiyote
    If you're at SXSW tonight, your only stop should be at the Okayplayer and OkayAfrica showcase at the Okayplayer House at Bungalow on 92 Rainey Street. Starting at 7 p.m., Okayplayer and OkayAfrica are "pull[ing] out all the stops for...
  • Austin is the scene of SXSW
    SXSW - a first timers guide
    South By Southwest (SXSW) started from humble beginnings as a local musical festival in 1987. The first year was expected to bring 150 attendees, but ended up attracting more than 700. The festival has continued to grow, now including music,...
  • Obama third term
    Video: Democrats at SXSW endorse third term for Barack Obama
    In a video posted Thursday to YouTube, supporters of the president attending the South by Southwest conference in Austin, Texas, expressed support for a third Obama term. Many of the responses captured on video displayed a stunning level of...
  • Philly hip-hop trio, Ground Up, make their SXSW debut
    Philly hip-hop trio, Ground Up, make their SXSW debut
    Philadelphia, Pennsylvania hip-hop group, Ground Up, will be making their SXSW debut performance on March 20 at Trinity Hall's Old Bar and Grill; an official SXSW venue. The announcement was made on Tuesday, March 17 via Montauk Music. Ground...
  • Jay Burden
    SXSW: Talking to a musician in the thick of the action
    D.C. area musician Jay Burden, of the band dedWAX, is in Austin, TX for the annual festipalooza known as SXSW. He's working as part of the production crew at the venue Krave, home to the "Lose Control" dance party, and plans to...
  • Aeromobil flying car
    Flying Car: Aeromobil said that one is finally coming, will be on sale by 2017
    Many have wondered if the world would ever get to the point where a person could have a flying car, but it just seemed like such a far-fetched idea. Well, that appears to have changed as Forbes reported on March 16, 2015, that Aeromobil has...
  • SXSW: Robert Kirkman
    SXSW: Robert Kirkman on how ‘The Walking Dead’ and spin-off will connect
    Robert Kirkman stopped by SXSW for a Creator Activism Discussion panel over the weekend. Examiner attended the panel to get the scoop on everything “The Walking Dead” related. Among Kirkman’s many projects, the “Walking...