• SXSW Roots Show Canceled After Bomb Threat

    8 monthes ago - By Hypebeast

    To the dismay of many Texas fans, the Bud Light x SXSW Roots show was canceled after the event received a bomb threat via email. Although authorities did not find anything of concern at the event, hosts Live Nation decided to play it safe. The threat came right after a series of homemade bombs exploded around Austin earlier in the week, killing two people and injuring three. The security issues were announced in the following statement:
    “Due to a security concern, we have made the difficult decision to cancel tonight's Bud Light x The Roots SXSW Jam. After working proactively with SXSW...
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  • Man Arrested for Bomb Threat That Caused Cancellation of Roots' SXSW Show

    Man Arrested for Bomb Threat That Caused Cancellation of Roots' SXSW Show

    8 monthes ago - By Variety

    Austin Police arrested a man late Saturday in connection with a bomb threat that caused the cancellation of the Roots' show at South by Southwest conference. Trevor Weldon Ingram, 26, allegedly emailed Live Nation Music on Saturday afternoon saying there was a bomb planted at the Fair Market venue, according to a police statement. The officers searched the...
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