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DJ User Malan to Cover SXSW Music Festival For Music Magazine

By malan     Mar 12, 2007 in Entertainment
Have they lost their minds? They think I'm a journalist!
Last week I found out that I am being sent to South By Southwest, in Austin TX to cover the mammoth music festival for a local Music Magazine, the Urban Tulsa Weekly.
They are sending me and a friend to cover the entire event and have given us two all access badges with which to see, feel and experience as much as possible. I will have a laptop with me throughout the entire event and plan to post updates, news and showcase experiences, live (sort of) from the festival to several sites, including
This will be my first experience actually acting as a journalist for an actual print publication and I'm excited about the experience. I fly out tomorrow (Tuesday) night and will be there through Sunday evening.
So far my calendar of live events is as follows:
(if anyone has any suggestions on bands that I do not have listed, please let me know)
Wednesday, 14 March 2007
11:30PM Vic Thrill (Maggie Mae's)
12:30AM Peter, Bjorn and John (La Zona Rosa)
01:00AM Saul Williams (Exodus)
Thursday, 15 March 2007
11:00PM MuteMath (Dirty Dog Bar)
12:00AM Aqueduct (Buffalo Billiards)
01:00AM Fair to Midland (Eternal)
Friday, 16 March 2007
07:45PM Public Enemy (SXSW Dew Music Festival at Town Lake)
09:00PM Michelle Shocked (Molotov Lounge)
10:30PM Perry Farrell's Satellite Party (Stubb's)
12:00AM Valient Thorr (Red 7 Patio)
12:30AM The Polyphonic Spree (Austin Music Hall Ballroom Austin Convention Center)
Saturday, 17 March 2007
10:00PM The Nightwatchman (Tom Morello solo acoustic) (Central Presbyterian Church)
Stay tuned and watch for the Digitial Journal exclusive SXSW updates by yours truly. Malan D.
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