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SXSW 2013: Performances

Kendrick Lamar, Erykah Badu, Black Lips, and more rock Austin

Kendirck Lamar sxsw

Jessica Lehrman

Kendrick Lamar performs at Viceland in Austin, Texas on March 16th, 2013.

the underachievers

Jessica Lehrman

The Underachievers

The Underachievers bring the Texas crowd a bit of the new wave of New York rap at The North Door in Austin, Texas on March 14th, 2013.

local natives

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Local Natives

Local Natives perform at the Paradigm at House of Vans showcase in Austin, Texas on March 14th, 2013.

Iggy and the Stooges

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Iggy and the Stooges

Iggy and the Stooges perform at the House of Vans showcase in Austin, Texas on March 13th, 2013.

Ghostface Killah

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Ghostface Killah

Ghostface Killah performed with Sheek Louch to make up the collaborative duo of Wu Block at the House of Vans showcase in Austin, Texas on March 13th, 2013.

yeah yeah yeahs

Chona Kasinger

Yeah Yeah Yeahs

Karen O of the Yeah Yeah Yeahs performs at the NPR Showcase at Stubbs Bar-B-Que in Austin, Texas on March 13th, 2013.

Nick Cave and the Bad Seeds sxsw

Chona Kasinger

Nick Cave and the Bad Seeds

Nick Cave of Nick Cave and the Bad Seeds performs at the NPR Showcase at Stubbs Bar-B-Que in Austin, Texas on March 13th, 2013.