The Daily Californian reports from SXSW – Part 2

AUSTIN, Texas — As SXSW came to a close Sunday, thousands of festival-goers headed home, marking an end to nearly two weeks of interactive film and music programs and events. Over the course of the final week, the SXSW music portion, downtown Austin was transformed into a giant concert space.
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Palma Violets hits Sproul stage in a flash of color

Garage rock has been left in a bygone era, as seen in the climb of synthpop acts such as Lorde and CHVRCHES on the charts. Yet Palma Violets could not care less. Last Friday, the four-piece U.K. band electrified Sproul Plaza for ASUC SUPERB’s free fall concert series with its
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SUPERB Fall 2013 Lineup

Thanks to the Student Union Program, Entertainment, and Recreation Board, better known as SUPERB, UC Berkeley is never short on entertainment. This fall, SUPERB is rolling out another stellar lineup, bringing the best, baddest bands and musical artists straight to campus and all for free. The Daily Californian is excited
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Playlist of the week: SXSW standouts

The annual SXSW music and arts gathering took place in Austin, Texas, a few weeks ago for 10 glorious days in the sun. Known for its reputation as a hype-creator, the festival allows any band to apply to play a showcase and follow their big rock star dreams. It is
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