Music

The Cool Crowds of SXSW Music Week

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Marco Torres and J Tovar
The annual SXSW Music Conference in Austin, Texas transforms our sister city into the center of the music universe every March. From the hot-ticket showcases featuring established touring acts to the small club shows, exclusive keynote interviews to late night after parties, the beauty of SXSW music week stems from the unpredictable nature of the seemingly infinite number of entertainment options. Follow along as photographer Marco Torres navigates his way across Austin, one showcase/party/taco at a time.

(Photos 1-44 by Marco Torres/HoustonPress; 45-82 by J Tovar)