XXL‘s SXSW Diary, Day 2: It’s Show Time!
Tuesday March 13, 2012… 10:30 p.m.
Don takes the stage and performs joints from his recently released Guerilla, before closing his set with the introspective, “Letter to My Son.”
Tuesday March 13, 2012… 10: 40 p.m.
We find out that Kendrick’s fight got cancelled. Calls are quickly put into Mobb Deep who agree to fill in for the performance.
Tuesday March 13, 2012… 11:30 p.m.
It’s Danny Brown’s turn. The Detroit lyricist gets a great response from the crowd as he spits songs like, “Blunt After Blunt,” “Die Like a Rock Star” and “Adderal Admiral.”
Wednesday March 13, 2012… 12:00 a.m.
Future’s in the building. The Atlanta rapper changes the complexion of the show and turns the Warehouse into a club as he performs hits like, “Magic,” “At the Same Damn Time” and “Tony Montana.”
Wednesday March 13, 2012… 1:40 a.m.
The show’s over and a few random folks tell me they enjoyed the concert. Adam and I connect with Nick Huff from Hard Knock TV and D-Ray from Monster to get some food before calling it a night. Shouts to Monster Energy, Soul By Ludacris and Reebok for sponsoring the tour.
Stay tuned to see what XXL‘s editors were up to on Day Three of their SXSW journey.