We write from a land far away, in Austin, TX, and far too late and far too many free beverages into the night. This is our official coverage of SXSW day 1: including pics of Hundred Waters, Lord Huron, Caveman, Foxygen, Savages, King Tuff, Merchandise, Friend Routlette, BBQ, a glittery pool, and some scenary!

Friends at Brooklyn Vegan

Chilling Poolside at the VIP area at the Hype Hotel.

Caveman play SXSW. All photos by Maria Gotay, Ileana Little and Becca Sausville.

Savages at BK Vegan.

Interview w/ King Tuff

Boyfriend at House Party

Divine Fits

Daniel Johnston & Common Prayer

Friend Roulette play.

Merchandise rocking it.

STAY TUNED for more coverage of our favorite moments and scenes from the music portion of SXSW 2013. Like what you see? Want to add your own? Just tag “BDsxsw”.