Man, haven't posted on here in a minute or ten. Had a great time at the festival last year.
In the more recent past, I've got a new favorite austin band: http://www.facebook.com/pages/Bumping-Uglies/124073477710250
Here's a youtube playlist of a SXSW set they did at Cherrywood Coffee:
They're currently raising funds to put out an album & ep. I got to hear the unmastered recordings last night (they're getting sent off for mastering today) and I liked what I heard. Perhaps you'd be interested too: http://www.kickstarter.com/projects/1844618175/the-bumping-uglies-glow-in-the-dark-ep-and-lp