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A$AP Ferg celebrates his roots in latest album, ‘Always Strive and Prosper’

April 27, 2016

To say that the Trap Lord is back would be a crude understatement of A$AP Ferg’s latest album, Always Strive and Prosper. Musically, the album is experimental and diverse. Thematically, Ferg celebrates...

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Four upcoming events to catch on campus

April 21, 2016

As the semester comes to a close, student and campus organizations are hosting a variety of events that showcase the diverse talents, breadth of ideas and important causes that UT is home to. Below, The...

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Emerging artists capitalize on SXSW appearances

March 21, 2016

While surprise appearances from superstars like Drake dominate South By Southwest headlines, the festival’s most interesting stories lie in the performances from emerging artists. Ranging from punk...

KVRX to host free SXSW shows

March 11, 2016

Student-run radio station KVRX will host four public concerts during SXSW. Most are free, located near campus and feature a variety of local musical acts. Below, The Daily Texan breaks down each event.   KVRX...

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New Willie Nelson mural previews Rockfest during SXSW

March 11, 2016

Between the iconic “Hi, How Are You?” and displays of Texas pride, Austin’s prominent murals are as ingrained in the city’s culture as breakfast tacos and live music.  So...

Five rappers to catch at SXSW

March 11, 2016

It’s easy to get overwhelmed by the numerous acts at South By Southwest, especially in the hip-hop/rap genre. With artists from all across the world set to take over local music venues this month,...

Q&A: Comedians Jake Hurwitz and Amir Blumenfeld discuss web series and podcast

March 10, 2016

Comedians Jake Hurwitz and Amir Blumenfeld gained Internet fame and loyal fandom with their web series “Jake and Amir” and podcast “If I Were You.” They spoke with The Daily Texan...

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Three sports dynasties that defined ’90s decade

March 4, 2016

Dynasties don’t come often in sports, but the 1990s provided sports fans around the country with historically significant teams. Chicago, New York and Dallas were lucky enough to be home to storied...

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Television networks adapt to the success of streaming services

February 24, 2016

Television networks have recently been disrupted by the emergence of streaming services such as Netflix, Hulu and Amazon. Offering convenience in addition to exclusive content, streaming services have...

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New cafe brings ‘Good Juju’ to West Campus food scene

February 17, 2016

Students looking to grab a bite to eat, study in a lounge setting or relax with a few drinks can get their fix at Good Juju Café, located on 26th and Nueces streets in the heart of West Campus....