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sxsw2010 Thu Mar 18 2010

SXSW 2010 Tour Diary, Day 2: The Hood Internet

Thursday, March 18, 2010 (first report)

sxsw2010.gif[Steve of The Hood Internet sends in his first update.]

Got in yesterday and met up with our dude Neiliyo who had just played a day show at Shangri'la on the east side. Das Racist played and introduced themselves first as The Cool Kids, then Ninjasonik. Dropped off our bags and went downtown to meet up with Bald E., the Only Children/Apteka bros, Veronica from CreamTeam.TV and various other Chi City friends. Caught a bit of Hey Champ's set before heading over to C3's party at the 508 House where we spun a late night set that may have included a remix of Primus' "Tommy The Cat." Headed in for some sleep so we could wake up early-ish fora couple interviews with Ryan Muir (of Stereogum) at Studio SX and with the documentary crew from Press Pause Play. In both we talked about The Hood Internet in relation to the ever-changing face of modern media consumption. Now we're on a bus (baller status) headed to the Schubas/Lincoln Hall annual SXSW round-up. We'll check in again soon!

[The Hood Internet's SXSW schedule after the jump.]

The Hood Internet at SXSW 2010:

Thurs., 3/18 - 2:15pm Schubas + Lincoln Hall's 14th Annual SXSW Round-Up at Yard Dog Gallery, 1510 S Congress Ave, Austin, TX

Fri., 3/19 - 6pm My Old Kentucky Blog presents Pumps And A Bump at Peckerheads, 402 E 6th St, Austin, TX

Fri., 3/19 - 10:15pm The Hype Machine's Lose Control 2 at Vice, 6th Street & San Jacinto, Austin, TX

Fri., 3/19 - 12:30am It's Chicago! at The Lodge, 411 E 6th St, Austin, TX

Sat., 3/20 - 2:30pm The dubFrequency Loft at Malverde, 400 West 2nd St, Austin, TX

Sat., 3/20 - 5pm Mewbox presents Hello Stranger at Elysium, 705 Red River St, Austin, TX

Sat., 3/20 - 7pm Do512 & Shiner Present:The Big One 2010 at The Compound, 1300 E 4th St, Austin, TX

Sat., 3/20 - 11pm Official SXSW showcase at Karma, 119 W. 8th St., Austin, TX

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How was that Hey Champ show?

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Our Final Transmission Days

By The Gapers Block Transmission Staff

Transmission staffers share their most cherished memories and moments while writing for Gapers Block.

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