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Day 5, the end of the road for my first South By Southwest experience, was the best of the week. Very cool things happened on this day.
First, Prince's three-hour midnight show was one of the best concerts I've ever seen. No pyrotechnics, drum machines, Auto-Tune or gimmicks. Prince proved that at the end of the day, passion and talent prevail. I was one of a small group of journalists who were able to speak to A Tribe Called Quest, who opened for Prince. I had a chance to talk to the legendary Bay Area rap crew the Hieroglyphics and watch a rising female MC bring a music needed message back to hip-hop.Read More »from Four Hip-Hop Highlights at SXSW 2013: Saturday, March 16