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Rage Against the Machine alum Tom Morello teamed up with new band The Nightwatchman for a politically charged showcase at the Swan Dive on Friday, March 16.

Tom Long

Rage Against the Machine alum Tom Morello teamed up with new band The Nightwatchman for a politically charged showcase at the Swan Dive on Friday, March 16.


Photo Gallery: South by Southwest 2012

Photographer Tom Long Returns from Austin’s Annual Music Melee


Whether or not you spent last week in Austin, Texas, chances are you know someone who did. The occasion: South by Southwest (SXSW), the annual festival for all things music, film, and interactive. This year, the conferences, screenings, and live tunes stretched from March 9 through March 18. Below, Independent contributing photographer Tom Long shares his snaps from the final week of concerts. Keep your eyes peeled for up-and-coming Santa Barbara music makers who made the trek.

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