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Why SXSW Matters: The Best Of What We Saw, 2017

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Nottingham's HECK embodied the relentless, indefatigable spirit of SXSW on the festival's last day. Adam Kissick for NPR hide caption

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What We Loved On The Last Day Of SXSW

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Weezer played a feel-good, sing-along set Friday at SXSW in Austin. Adam Kissick for NPR hide caption

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What We Loved At SXSW On Friday

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Moor Mother performed a searing set on Thursday at SXSW. Adam Kissick for NPR hide caption

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What We Loved At SXSW On Thursday

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SXSW Late Night Dispatch: Wednesday

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Bob Boilen's favorite discovery on Tuesday was Taiwan's Hello Nico. Adam Kissick for NPR hide caption

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What We Loved At SXSW On Tuesday

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