Standing in the epicenter of the SXSW music festival, one thing that is instantly apparent is how overloaded your eyes and ears will be. There's plenty to look at from back-alley murals to hipsters stuffed into ironic T-shirts who may or may not understand what irony actually is. Show posters and fliers blanket Austin, Texas. Check out a decent chunk of all the sensory overload in the above photos.
PHOTOS BY JONATHAN MCNAMARA