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2015 South By Southwest Survival Guide

So you're heading to Austin, Texas for the annual South By Southwest festival, but are you fully prepared for the madness that lies ahead?

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Horror-Metal Film ‘Deathgasm’ Heading to 2015 South By Southwest Film Festival

Horror and metal collide in the upcoming film 'Deathgasm,' which is featured at the South By Southwest Film Festival beginning March 14.

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2015 Rock Guide to South By Southwest

Heading to South By Southwest and love your rock on the harder side? Check out Loudwire's 2015 Rock Guide to South By Southwest.

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2015 Metal Guide to South By Southwest

Love metal? Going to South By Southwest? Here's a guide to help you plan for your music week.

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Eight Great South By Southwest Moments

Whet your appetite for South By Southwest by checking out some of the great moments of past years.

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SXSW Tragedy
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Families of South By Southwest Car Crash Victims File Seven Lawsuits

Seven lawsuits have been filed relating to the deaths and injuries of multiple people caused by a car crash at the 2014 South by Southwest festival.

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Fourth Fatality Reported in South by Southwest Tragedy

We're sad to report that a fourth person has died following the South by Southwest (SXSW) drunk driving incident. At the young age of 18, DeAndre Tatum passed away earlier today (March 27) after being in critical condition for two weeks.

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Third Person Dies in South by Southwest Tragedy

Another year of Austin's South by Southwest festival is in the books, but this one will be overshadowed by a tragic incident. A spokesperson for the Austin Police Department has confirmed that a third person has now died as a result of injuries suffered when a car plowed into a crowd of people gathered outside a venue at the South by Southwest festival.

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Two People Killed and Many Injured as Car Plows Into Crowd at South by Southwest Festival

Update 5PM ET: A few key facts in our original story have been changed to reflect new information that has surfaced since the initial reports of the incident. Included among those is the identity of the suspect and a clarification about the two people who were killed.

Horrific news to report out of the popular South By Southwest (SXSW) Festival in Austin, Texas, when a driver attempting to avoid a drunk driving stop smashed through a barricade and plowed into a crowd waiting to get into one of the many venues taking parking in the festival. More than 20 pedestrians were injured outside the Mohawk nightclub and two people traveling on a scooter were killed.

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Liz Ramanand, Loudwire

New England Metal & Hardcore Festival Announces 2014 South By Southwest Showcase

Texas has been annexed by New England! In advance of the 2014 New England Metal and Hardcore Festival this April, organizers have invaded the South by Southwest festival in Austin, Texas to stage their own showcase of hard and heavy bands.

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