Photos: iHipHop & Friends @ SXSW 2012

 |  March 21, 2012

The crowd at Haven, enjoying T. Mills

GZA with Groupo Fantasma/Brownout

GZA showing the fans some love

Marz Lovejoy gets down at Haven- Austin, TX

Flatbush Zombies

K.R.I.T. and Smoke post up backstage

Big K.R.I.T.

Trademark Da Skydiver

Groupo Fantasma/Brownout

Beto Martinez of Grupo Fantasma

Riff Raff meets T. Mills

Haven - Austin, TX

Mod Sun enjoying life

The Airplane Boys chop it up with T. Mills

Beck Motely of The Airplane Boys

The Showoff, DJ Statik Selektah & Marz Lovejoy

GZA / The Genius

T. Mills

Mod Sun dropping that hippie-hop

Bon Voyage of The Airplane Boys

Texas BBQ

One big room full of....

T. Mills Entering Haven

Statik Selektah

Mod Sun

Sophia Chang & GZA

"When the MCs came..."

Packed house at Haven

Big Sant & Big K.R.I.T.

Flatbush Zombies

Sky & Ruddy Rock

T. Mills gets the crowd hype

The Airplane Boys

Grupo Fantasma's horn section

Crowd at Haven

John Zagata & Ruddy Rock


Grupo Fantasma/Brownout at soundcheck

Marz Lovejoy

Frank's - Austin, TX

Marz Lovejoy and Statik Selektah

The Airplane Boys

Lest we forget, it was also St. Patty's day

Cornerboy P



Smoke DZA


Trademark Da Skydiver & Young Roddy

Gilbert Elorreaga of Grupo Fantasma

Young Roddy

Tenille and Sir Michael Rocks

Sophia and GZA

Michael Choi works the boards



The legendary GZA scoping out the venue



Makin' Friends


On Saturday March 17, 2012 iHipHop, Babygrande and The Madbury Club put on a one of a kind SXSW showcase at Haven in Austin, Texas. Thousands left happy after witnessing the legendary GZA of Wu-Tang Clan perform alongside Grammy Award winning Latin funk band, Grupo Fantasma (Brownout). In addition to this monumental performance, Jet Life, Marz Lovejoy, Flatbush Zombies, T. Mills, The Airplane Boys and Mod Sun all took the stage to deliver incredible showings, while DJ Statik Selektah held down the wheels of steel for the evening. For those in attendance, click through this slideshow to relive this eventful occasion, and for those who couldn’t make it, click through to check out some tremendous photos from the showcase. All photos by Lucas Alvarado / Far Fetched Future. Copyright 2012 Gadfly Communications, Inc.