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SXSW 2013: The index

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A flier for Chicago's Hidden Hospitals suffers the fate of all marketing
materials at SXSW: blown into a dusty corner.
(Thomas Conner)

Five days of music and music-related jabbering at SXSW 2013, and here are links to the thousands of words written on the subject by myself and folks across the Sun-Times Media team ...

-- The return of Green Day
-- Dave Grohl's Sound City Players, with Stevie Nicks, John Fogerty, Rick Springield and more, plus Grohl's keynote speech
-- Justin Timberlake, Prince, Smashing Pumpkins
-- The rebirth of Detroit punk band Death
-- Usher with Afghan Whigs
-- Interview with Wayne Coyne, the Flaming Lips
-- Nick Cave, Waxahatchee
-- The return of Dixie Chick Natalie Maines
-- True Believers, John Fogerty
-- Chicago blues documentary "Born in Chicago"
-- Chicago hip-hop showcases (Chance the Rapper, YP, Cool Kids, more)
-- Killer Mike
-- Earl Sweatshirt
-- Muscle Shoals Rhythm Section, the Specials
-- Wild Belle
-- CHVRCHES, Fall Out Boy, Field Report, Parquet Courts, Robyn Hitchcock, Lord Huron, Emmylou Harris & Rodney Crowell, Foxygen
-- Giant Sand's no-show
-- Shoes, Campber Van Beethoven

And from our brethren at the Chicago Reader and the Bleader blog ...
-- Chief Keef cancels, plus religious rappers
-- DJ Erykah Badu, Parquet Courts, more
-- Usher with Afghan Whigs
-- Kendrick Lamar and the big names at SXSW
-- Trinidad James, Master P
-- Chicago hip-hop showcases (Chance the Rapper, L.E.P. Bogus Boys, Cool Kids, more)
-- Dena, Le Sphinxx
-- Talk Normal, Ricky Rude
-- International rappers
-- Mister Lies, Ratking, more

and @alindall, @milesraymer, @JakeKrez, @imLeor

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