Rapper 50 Cent is set to headline a South By Southwest concert on March 11 that will be live-streamed via Hang w/, a mobile app that's being used by dozens of celebrities to broadcast their daily activities and chat with fans.
Green Day's Foxboro Hot Tubs side project, Cee Lo Green and Blondie will be partying with Rachael Ray at the syndicated TV hosts's seventh annual Feedback party during this year's South By Southwest Music Conference & Festival in Austin, Texas.
This year marks the 20-year anniversary of Soundgarden's Seattle grunge classic "Superunknown" and the Chris Cornell-led band is marking the occasion with a special performance at South By Southwest's iTunes Festival. On Thursday, March 13, the band will play "Superunknown" in its entirety for the first time ever.
Patty Griffin chose a rustic former church, now a private home called The Caste in Austin, to debut her upcoming new album "American Kid" for an invitation-only audience on Friday afternoon at South By Southwest.
The ground shaking around South By Southwest on Saturday night (well, technically Sunday morning) was nothing to be alarmed about. But it was a genuine Housequake, a stomping two hours and 35 minutes of rock, funk and occasionally jazz jamming by Prince and his super-sized, 22-member New Power Generation band at La Zona Rosa.