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SXSW 2018

From 'Slingshot' To SXSW: Public Radio Favorites Head To Austin

Musicians from NPR's public radio artist incubator series Slingshot are making their way to SXSW this year. Keep an eye out in Austin for these three Slingshot artists.

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20 Years On, 'The Big Lebowski' Reminds Us To Slow Down, Dude

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Dead Flowers Townes Van Zandt
Cold Iron Mike Vass

Francis Brauner was instrumental in helping launch a class-action lawsuit on behalf of current inmates at Louisiana's Angola prison, suing for care that allegedly caused them "needless pain and suffering." Charles A. Smith hide caption

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Angola Prison Lawsuit Poses Question: What Kind Of Medical Care Do Inmates Deserve?

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Nice to Turin Land Observations

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From 'Slingshot' To SXSW: Public Radio Favorites Head To Austin

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Body of Mine Liz Brasher
Amphibian Circuits Dirtwire
Molife Forever Molife
Les M├ętamorphoses Du Vide Chapelier Fou
The Pacific Northeast Signal Hill
Remembrance Balmorhea

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Novelist Peter Carey Confronts Dark History In 'A Long Way From Home'

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Come Wake Me Up Rascal Flatts