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SXSW Coverage:  The Boston Phoenix + First Contact

SXSW Coverage: The Boston Phoenix + First Contact


Read about what should be in your iPods for the next year here (via thephoenix.com).  Dom, Kanye West, The Kills, Brother, Foster The People, The Strokes...
By FNXWeekenders  |  March 20, 2011
Wild Flag photo by Kelly Davidson

The good, the bad, and the indie: Boston may have broken Austin at this year's SXSW

AUSTIN, TX — The South by Southwest Music and Media Conference hadn't even wrapped up its third day before local news outlets were already bitching about the rowdiest batch of spring-break hipsters Austin has seen in the event's 24-year history.
South by South Wasted
By MICHAEL MAROTTA  |  March 19, 2011
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Photos: First Contact: SXSW Party at Krucial Klub

Phoenix and Stuff staffers party with SXSW performers and attendees at the First Contact party at Klub Krucial on March 16, 2011.
First Contact: SXSW Party | Klub Krucial | March 16, 2011
By JANICE CHECCHIO  |  March 18, 2011

SXSW 2011 (Wednesday): Dom, the Good Natured, Seedy Seeds, Young Adults, Girlfriends at Boston Phoenix's First Contact party [video]


Most of us are still recovering from yesterday's epic "First Contact" party -- the Phoenix's first-ever Austin day show -- but here's some highlights, with...
By Carly Carioli  |  March 17, 2011
[sxsw] Day 1 recap: Bad Brains, Class Actress, Girlfriends, DOM and the First Contact wrap-up

[sxsw] Day 1 recap: Bad Brains, Class Actress, Girlfriends, DOM and the First Contact wrap-up


It’s early this morning, and I’m standing outside the congested Pure Volume VIP entrance when two things catch my fading attention. The text messages from...
By Michael Marotta  |  March 17, 2011

First Contact Playlist 10.17.10:


This weeks episode is up on the on demand player now! http://wfnx.com/player/ondemand/ Or stream it right here: http://dmanager.streamtheworld.com/media/default_audio_player.php?audio_file_id=100860771 This week you'll hear: Small Sins -...
By First Contact  |  October 16, 2010


First Contact Playlist 10.10.10:


This weeks episode is up on the on demand player now! http://wfnx.com/player/ondemand/ Or stream it right here: http://dmanager.streamtheworld.com/media/default_audio_player.php?audio_file_id=100853421 This week you'll hear: Glasser - Home...
By First Contact  |  October 11, 2010

First Contact Playlist 10.3.10:


This weeks episode is up on the on demand player now! http://wfnx.com/player/ondemand/ Or stream it right here: http://dmanager.streamtheworld.com/media/default_audio_player.php?audio_file_id=100844541 This week you'll hear: Tim Kasher -...
By First Contact  |  October 03, 2010

First Contact Playlist 9.26.10:


This weeks episode is up on the on demand player now! http://wfnx.com/player/ondemand/ Or stream it right here: http://dmanager.streamtheworld.com/media/default_audio_player.php?audio_file_id=100835471 This week you'll hear: The Sleeping -...
By First Contact  |  September 26, 2010

First Contact Playlist 9.19.10:


This weeks episode is up on the on demand player now! http://wfnx.com/player/ondemand/ Or stream it right here: http://dmanager.streamtheworld.com/media/default_audio_player.php?audio_file_id=100826921 This week you'll hear: Tim Kasher -...
By First Contact  |  September 19, 2010

First Contact Playlist 9.12.10:


This weeks episode is up on the on demand player now! http://wfnx.com/player/ondemand/ Or stream it right here: http://dmanager.streamtheworld.com/media/default_audio_player.php?audio_file_id=100818551 This week you'll hear: Wintersleep - Trace...
By First Contact  |  September 12, 2010


First Contact Playlist 9.5.10:


This weeks episode is up on the on demand player now! http://wfnx.com/player/ondemand/ Or stream it right here: http://dmanager.streamtheworld.com/media/default_audio_player.php?audio_file_id=100812581 This week you'll hear: Ra Ra Riot...
By First Contact  |  September 06, 2010

First Contact Playlist 8.29.10:


This weeks episode is up on the on demand player now! http://wfnx.com/player/ondemand/ Or stream it right here (iPhone/iPad friendly!): http://wfnxfm.media.streamtheworld.com/audio/bfbdee9f8c9230a447ab9162a03574cf_100805491.mp3 This week you'll hear:
By First Contact  |  August 29, 2010

First Contact Playlist 8.22.10:


This weeks episode is up on the on demand player now! http://wfnx.com/player/ondemand/ This week you'll hear: Toadies - Dead Boy Dead Confederate - Giving It...
By First Contact  |  August 22, 2010

First Contact Playlist 8.15.10:


This weeks episode is up on the on demand player now! http://wfnx.com/player/ondemand/ This week you'll hear: Strait Laces - Where the Wolf Kids Roam J...
By First Contact  |  August 15, 2010

First Contact Playlist 7.25.10:


This weeks episode is up on the on demand player now! http://wfnx.com/player/ondemand/ This week you'll hear: Graydon - You & Me School Of Seven Bells...
By First Contact  |  July 24, 2010


First Contact Playlist 7.18.10:


This weeks episode is up on the on demand player now! http://wfnx.com/player/ondemand/ This week you'll hear: Uffie - ADD SUF (feat. Pharell Williams) The Hours...
By First Contact  |  July 18, 2010

First Contact Playlist 7.11.10:


This weeks episode is up on the on demand player now! http://wfnx.com/player/ondemand/ This week you'll hear: Uffie - ADD SUV feat. Pharell Williams Mark Ronson...
By First Contact  |  July 11, 2010

First Contact Playlist 6.27.10:


This weeks episode is up on the on demand player now! http://wfnx.com/player/ondemand/ This week you'll hear: Shins - Goodbye Girl (levispioneersessions.com) Dirty Projectors - I...
By First Contact  |  June 27, 2010

First Contact Playlist 6.20.10:


This weeks episode is up on the on demand player now! http://wfnx.com/player/ondemand/ This week you'll hear: Battles - The Line Dark Night Of The Soul...
By First Contact  |  June 20, 2010

First Contact Playlist 6.13.10:


This weeks episode is up on the on demand player now! http://wfnx.com/player/ondemand/ This week you'll hear: Chief - Night & Day Shins - Goodbye Girl...
By First Contact  |  June 13, 2010


First Contact Playlist 6.6.10:


This weeks episode is up on the on demand player now! http://wfnx.com/player/ondemand/ This week you'll hear: Dark Night Of The Soul (Danger Mouse & Sparklehorse)...
By First Contact  |  June 06, 2010

First Contact Playlist 5.30.10:


This weeks episode is up on the on demand player now! http://wfnx.com/player/ondemand/ This week you'll hear: Devo - Fresh Dead Weather - Die By The...
By First Contact  |  May 31, 2010

First Contact Playlist 5.23.10:


This weeks episode is up on the on demand player now! http://wfnx.com/player/ondemand/ This week you'll hear: Sleigh Bells - Crown On The Ground Far -...
By First Contact  |  May 23, 2010

First Contact Playlist 5.16.10:


This weeks episode is up on the on demand player now! http://wfnx.com/player/ondemand/ This week you'll hear: The National - Anyone's Ghost Far - Deafening Past...
By First Contact  |  May 16, 2010

First Contact Playlist 5.9.10:


This weeks episode is up on the on demand player now! http://wfnx.com/player/ondemand/ This week you'll hear: The Gaslight Anthem - American Slang The National -...
By First Contact  |  May 10, 2010


First Contact Playlist 5.2.10:


This weeks episode is up on the on demand player now! http://wfnx.com/player/ondemand/ This week you'll hear: Circa Survive - Get Out The Gaslight Anthem -...
By First Contact  |  May 02, 2010

First Contact Playlist 4.25.10:


This weeks episode is up on the on demand player now! http://wfnx.com/player/ondemand/ This week you'll hear: Broken Social Scene - Forced To Love Quitzow -...
By First Contact  |  April 25, 2010

First Contact Playlist 4.18.10:


This weeks episode is up on the on demand player now! http://wfnx.com/player/ondemand/ This week you'll hear: Broken Social Scene - Forced To Love Quadron -...
By First Contact  |  April 18, 2010

First Contact Playlist 4.11.10:


This weeks episode is up on the on demand player now! http://wfnx.com/player/ondemand/ This week you'll hear: Groove Armada - I Won't Kneel Red Sparowes -...
By First Contact  |  April 11, 2010