Live from Austin!
South by Southwest (SXSW) is a gargantuan film, music, and interactive festival that takes place every Spring in Austin Texas. As you might expect, Tumblr is full of awesome blogs from the amazing filmmakers, internet enthusiasts, musicians, and music fans who are down in Austin for the festival.
Keep track of all the action from your Tumblr Dashboard by tracking #SXSW!
Apart is an independent Romantic/Psychological thriller making its premiere on Thursday at the Paramount Theatre in Austin. Their blog features production updates, behind-the-scenes info, songs from the soundtrack and news about screenings. We love filmmakers on Tumblr
An incredibly comprehensive guide to everything music at SXSW from a local, with band reviews and party fliers for the music portion of the festival
The SXSW Tumblr Tracker
The Guardian sent roving reporters to SXSW armed only with some mobile devices and some Tumblr blogs, and their custom-built tracker pulls all their coverage together.
One more thing…
Our Texas-Sized Tumblr Meetup is tomorrow from 1:00-6:00pm. If you’re in Austin, drop by to say hi, make some new friends, and get some awesome free stuff!
(Photo by intentshift.)
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Do you remember the beautiful infographics I posted here some time ago. Here is a post where Ramez Naam, in IEET fellow comments on the forecasts. Interesting read!
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