#live music

UPROXX @ SXSW: What It Looks Like When Lady Gaga Attends Your Showcase

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If you were at the UPROXX SXSW showcase, you would have seen Lady Gaga. Sorry, Charlie...you missed out.

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Looking For A Fun, SXSW-y Time? The Woven House & UPROXX Night Have You Covered.

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Looking for some awesome SXSW showcases to go to this week? We're here for you.

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UPROXX @ SXSW: Pulp's Jarvis Cocker Talks To Us About Getting Sweaty

Jarvis Cocker might be the coolest man alive, even when he's covered in sweat.

#game of thrones

UPROXX @ SXSW: What It's Like To Climb The Wall From 'Game Of Thrones' With DJ Hodor

"AHHHHHHHH" is the proper reaction to pretending to climb the Wall from "Game of Thrones."

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UPROXX @ SXSW: On Seeing Grumpy Cat, Waiting For Cronuts, And Hating Yourself

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We saw an Internet-famous cat and ate a cronut, and kind of hate ourselves.

#TRUE DETECTIVE

Danny McBride Tells Us Who Kenny Powers Wants For #TrueDetectiveSeason2

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If you get the chance to ask Danny McBride about "True Detective," you ask him about "True Detective."

WITH LEATHER SITE NEWS

In Austin For SXSW? Here, Have Two Tickets To The World Premiere Of 'Summer League'

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Anyway, if you're one of the 700,000,000,000 who've descended upon my grand home town of Austin, Texas, for SXSW, I have two points of business for you: 1.

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UPROXX @ SXSW: MOG At The Mohawk 2012 Featuring The Roots, More

Shocking news flash: The Roots are great at music, and even better at playing it in front of you.

#FUTURAMA

UPROXX @ SXSW: Donovan And Creed Bratton At Palm Door

One of the most unexpected acts to show up at this year's SXSW was folk-rock troubadour Donovan, the Scottish singer-songwriter and guitarist who recorded a string of hits in the late 1960s and was a friend of note to people like The Beatles and Brian Jones of the Rolling Stones.

#jack white

UPROXX @ SXSW: The Black Belles At Mohawk

The Black Belles have an awesome viral marketing technique: passing you on the street carrying their equipment, dressed like The Black Belles.

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UPROXX @ SXSW: Ingrid Michaelson At Central Presbyterian Church

Ingrid Michaelson is, more or less, the most adorable person in the world.

#THE SIMPSONS

UPROXX @ SXSW: Bleeding Rainbow At The Iron Bear

The best part isn't that the band's name is "Bleeding Rainbow" -- it's that they were originally Reading Rainbow and had to change it.

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UPROXX @ SXSW: Horse Feathers And Charlie Mars At Central Presbyterian Church

If you try to take a photo in a dimly-lit church with a non-professional camera, you've got the brain of a four-year old child, and I bet he was glad to get rid of it.

#COMEDY CENTRAL

UPROXX @ SXSW: A House For Lions, Youngblood Hawke And The Workaholics House Party

Unless you count The Iron Bear, Friday's 'Workaholics' house party in downtown Austin had more "tight butthole" discussion than anywhere else at SXSW per capita.

#video games

Morning Links: Giant Doritos Machine Fest Coverage Is Almost Over

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Seriously, I walked by that thing and suddenly knew how to use tools.

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UPROXX @ SXSW: Skateboarding And Dodgeball At The Nike Fuel Lot

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Burnsy and Danger Guerrero have been holding down the fort while I've been wandering around Austin looking for Mark Henry covering the sights and sounds for UPROXX and Gamma Squad, but I finally stumbled onto something sports related: the impromptu Nike Fuel Lot in the middle of downtown, wherein you can play sports, watch people take pictures of people playing sports and get a free t-shirt.

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UPROXX @ SXSW: Motion City Soundtrack At Clive Bar

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I like Motion City Soundtrack's music, but not enough to know my cues.

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UPROXX @ SXSW: Action Bronson And DaVinci At Lustre Pearl

If you haven't heard of Action Bronson, here's the pitch: he's a 315-pound, chain-smoking Albanian rapper from Queens.


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