Artists to Watch: A SXSW Preview If you're a music fan, the place to be this week is Austin, Texas. The annual South by Southwest Music Conference and Festival is in full swing. Music critic Stephen Thompson shares tracks from some of his favorite artists performing at the festival.
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Artists to Watch: A SXSW Preview

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Artists to Watch: A SXSW Preview

Artists to Watch: A SXSW Preview

Artists to Watch: A SXSW Preview

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Cover for Brother Ali CD 'Shadows on the Sun'

'Forrest Whitiker'

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Cover for the David Mead CD 'Wherever You Are'

'Wherever You Are'

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Cover for the Chris and Thomas CD 'Vista Street Sessions'

'Take These Thoughts'

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Cover for Don Walser CD 'I'll Hold You in My Heart'

'I'll Hold You In My Heart 'Til I Can Hold You In My Arms'

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Cover for the Headlights CD 'The Enemies'

It Isn't Easy to Live That Well

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I'll Hold You in My Heart
Artist
Don Walser
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Valley Records
Released
2000

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Shadows on the Sun
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Brother Ali
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Rhymesayers Entertainment
Released
2004

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Wherever You Are
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David Mead
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Eleven Thirty
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2005

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The Enemies EP
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Headlights
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Polyvinyl Records
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2005

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