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Post-SXSW 2014 Spreadsheet 161   We’re on a bit of hiatus here...

Posted  September 19, 2014  by  Operation Every Band

Post-SXSW 2014 Spreadsheet 161 We’re on a bit of hiatus here at OEB, but I have a backlog of closeout reviews from SXSW 2014 to share in between festivals. …read more Read more here:

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CULTURE MAP

SXSW by the numbers: 87 countries represented, 13,990 hotel rooms booked and more

Posted  September 11, 2014  by  Culture Map

A week after the City of Austin released a public safety report of the event, SXSW held a media event on Thursday announcing that it pumped $315 million into the …read more Read more here: http://austin.culturemap.com/news/city-life/09-11-14-sxsw-economic-impact-2014-greyhill-advisors-study/

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FOOD

SXSW Tracking: Momofuku empire-builder David Chang will be...

Posted  September 8, 2014  by  Austin Eater

Momofuku empire-builder David Chang will be speaking at SXSW in 2015. The chef’s appearance is part of the festival’s increased focus on their SouthBites programing track. [Statesman] …read more Read more here: http://austin.eater.com/archives/2014/09/08/sxsw-tracking.php

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AUSTIN POST

Seven Takeaways From the SXSW Report

Posted  September 5, 2014  by  Austin Post

A report to City Council on SXSW safety lays out possible future approaches. …read more Read more here: http://www.austinpost.org/article/seven-takeaways-sxsw-report

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AROUND AUSTIN

City Releases 2014 SXSW Post Event Evaluation Report

Posted  September 4, 2014  by  City of Austin

City staff has completed its evaluation of all events taking place during the 2014 South by Southwest Music Conference and Festival (SXSW). Results of the post event evaluation are contained in …read more Read more here: http://www.austintexas.gov/news/city-releases-2014-sxsw-post-event-evaluation-report

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Post-SXSW 2014 Spreadsheet 160   Today’s grouping includes a...

Posted  September 3, 2014  by  Operation Every Band

Post-SXSW 2014 Spreadsheet 160 Today’s grouping includes a couple of big names as the top recommendations, with a few notables tagging along in the middle. Highlights: Broken Bells (9) …read more Read more here:

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Something For The Weekend: Something For The Weekend: Banger’s Oktoberfest, More

Banger’s. [Photo: Spencer Selvidge/EATX] 1) Banger’s Oktoberfest — The sausage and beer obsessives at Banger’s kick of a two-week-long Oktoberfest this weekend with all sorts of wild events. Saturday feature...
 
 
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Rangers manager on reason for shocking resignation: ‘I was not true to my wife’

Former Texas Rangers manager Ron Washington broke his silence on the reason behind his sudden resignation on September 5, indicating that he had an affair and that he needed …read more Read more here: http://austin.cultur...
 
 
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First Looks: Fork & Taco’s "pan-Asian flavors" and…

Fork & Taco’s “pan-Asian flavors” and attention to detail garners initial praise from The Chronicle. Brandon Watson argues they make a strong entrance into the fast casual taco market …read more Rea...
 

 
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Disaster Report: Shoal Creek Saloon Damaged By Thursday Flooding

[Photo: Amanda M/Yelp] Austin’s crawfish boil capital Shoal Creek Saloon was damaged by a flash flood early Thursday, and they’re determined to re-open today. According to a Facebook …read more Read more here:...
 
 
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Austin food truck wannabes face off on Food Network’s newest show

The Food Network ventured into Austin earlier this year to find dynamic duos for its newest show, Food Truck Face Off. Locals flocked to the casting call in …read more Read more here: http://austin.culturemap.com/news/res...
 
 
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A High-Speed Trip Along Austin’s Proposed Urban Rail Route

Our hyperlapse cameraman takes you on a trip that might be a lot easier to make someday. …read more Read more here: http://www.austinpost.org/article/urban-rail-route-timelapse
 

 
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Listage: Sourdough’s Not Loafing Around; Where to Eat in Chicago

Due Forni. [Photo: Patrick Michels/EATX] · A Joyful Noise [Chronicle] · Sourdough’s Not Loafing Around [WSJ] · Where to Eat in Chicago [E] · This Is the Best Fall Coffee …read more Read more here: http://austin....
 
 
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Captain Murphy + Thundercat – “Between Villains” (feat. Viktor…

Captain Murphy + Thundercat – “Between Villains” (feat. Viktor Vaughn & Earl Sweatshirt) Pairs Well With…Flying Lotus, Odd Future, Wu Tang Clan Flying Lotus’ alter ego is Captain Murphy, a …read more Re...
 
 
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Post-SXSW 2014 Spreadsheet 161   We’re on a bit of hiatus here…

Post-SXSW 2014 Spreadsheet 161 We’re on a bit of hiatus here at OEB, but I have a backlog of closeout reviews from SXSW 2014 to share in between festivals. …read more Read more here: