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Package at FedEx Facility Near San Antonio Explodes

A single package believed to be en route to Austin, Texas, exploded at a FedEx facility near San Antonio. This package explosion is the fifth one to occur after four Austin explosions killed two people and injured four others earlier this month. The package exploded around 12:25 a.m local time on Tuesday morning in Schertz, […]

Three Bombs Disguised as Packages Kill Two People in Austin During SXSW

Over the past 10 days, three packaged bombs have exploded, resulting in life-threatening injuries and the death of two people in Austin, Texas. Local police officials said Austin residents found packages on their doorsteps that they assumed was mail addressed to them, and when the package was moved or touched it exploded. Two packaged bombs […]

[Event Recap] Highlights From Last Night’s ‘Respect The Plug’ For SXSW

  Last Night (March 15th), The Source Magazine joined StartingFive in Austin, Texas to present the ‘Respect The Plug‘ event for SXSW! Doors opened at 7pm, and the youth promptly fled the scene to showcase their presence for the occasion. Managers, producers, djs, rappers, entertainers, and more from all over came out to be apart. Advertisement […]

Here Are Memorial Day Weekend’s Hottest Locations

With Memorial Day Weekend here, many people are making plans to hop on a flight, chill on a cruise or gas up the car and pack the trunk to the brim. Wherever the destination is, there are a few locations that are sure fire home runs to celebrate the nation’s real life super-heroes who have […]

Couple Has “BLACK PPL” Printed On Their IHOP Takeout Receipt

Arainia Brown and her boyfriend Rolman Sparkman stopped by an IHOP restaurant in Austin, Texas one morning to pick up a to-go breakfast order, but when Brown peaked at her receipt, she noticed the receipt described her and her boyfriend simply as “BLACK PPL”. Brown told local news station KVUE, “I feel upset, I’m sad, I’m […]

“Whites Only” Sticker Seen On Doors Of Various Businesses During SXSW

Austin establishments reportedly have “exclusively for white people” stickers posted on their doors just in time for the city’s annual music and film festival According to several reports, businesses in Austin, Texas were spotted with “exclusively for whites people” stickers affixed to their main entrances, allegedly by unknown vandals. The stickers appear to be professionally […]

Nicki Minaj Will Headline X-Games in Austin

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2015 is looking up for Nicki Minaj! The X-Games returns to Austin, TX this summer and they’ve added none other than the Young Money artist as the headlining performer. “I look forward to channeling the energy and spirit from the X Games into a performance Austin will not forget” Minaj told TheWrap. The ESPN extreme […]

Austin Police Officers Making Rape Jokes Caught On Video

Ridiculous, isn’t it A couple of Austin Police Department police officers are have found themselves in hot water after their patrol cameras caught them making some pretty insensitive jokes in their squad cars, including rape jokes. After making a couple gaffs about how crime would drop if they were allowed to “ride out”, which presumably […]

Ten Places You Need to Hit This Weekend While at SXSW

The Source breaks down where to eat, drink and catch a set this week. SXSW is the largest music festival of its kind in the world, but those accultured to Austin know that it would be criminal to only come for the performances. As SXSW increases to more than 20 thousand registrants this year, the […]

FLüD Teams Up With Renowned Artist Tristan Eaton

New York based accessories brand FLüD has partnered alongside celebrated pop culture artist Tristan Eaton and “Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles” for the amazing art gala at the annual music, film, art festival and interactive conference known as South by South West (SxSW) held in Austin, TX.   This past weekend, Eaton revealed an original customized […]

The Source & S.O.B’s SXSW Showcase Proves To Be A Major Hit

Austin, Texas. Last night The Source Magazine and S.O.B.’s produced their second showcase of the night with some help from 20 Grand Vodka, Creative Recreation and Hoodie Buddie. It went down last night at Club 119 in Downtown, Austin with a slew of surprise performances. With Low-Key on the mic as the master of ceremonies […]

Spotify Presents A$AP Rocky Live At SXSW

Spotify hits us with a nice look into A$AP Rocky’s SXSW show. The visual was shot this pass week and features multiple camera angles spliced together to help you experience the show from your computer. Of course the performance features Theophilus London’s collaboration “Big Spender” with the Harlem rapper. – Sean Lynch (@Kiddfuture) Advertisement

Nas Performs “The Don” At SXSW

Nas’ single “The Don” is barely a few days old. Yet that didn’t stop him from incorporating it into his setlist this pass weekend at SXSW. Check out the first ever live performance of “The Don,” a nice little tribute to Heavy D.  – Sean Lynch (@Kiddfuture) Advertisement RR

Rick Ross Rocks SXSW

Rozay SXSW by YardieGoals Rick Ross hit the Fader Fort Stage last night MMG style. Performing to a packed venue, Rozay’s set lasted about 40 minutes where he performed many of his standout cuts from 2011 to the present. Check the full performance out now. Advertisement  – Sean Lynch (@Kiddfuture)