South by Southwest 09 photos

another sxsw festival has come and gone. here are some of the photos I enjoyed taking amoungst the 1800+ bands that played this year.
some of my favorites of the week were P J Harvey, Devo, Dinosaur Jr, the Meat Puppets and Echo and the Bunnymen.

Rolling Stone published a number of my photos on their web site

PJ Harvey
PJ Harvey

Echo and the Bunnymen sxsw 09
Echo and the Bunnymen

j mascis dinosaur
J Mascis, Dinosaur Jr

the Decemberists

wavves sxsw

Curt Kirkwood ; the meat puppets
Curt Kirkwood, the meat puppets

cut off your hands
cut off your hands


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Brian Birzer is an Austin TX based freelance photographer