If you’ve ever seen any of the A$AP Mob in action, you probably know by know that any of their individual shows can get a little rowdy. But together, the crew is a live force that’s nearly unstoppable.
Nearly because they have occasionally been stopped, and had their shows shut down for any number of reasons, the main one being: They’re on a roll right now, and who wouldn’t want to pack in a venue to see them? While at The COMPLEX Complex at this year’s SXSW festival in Austin, Texas, we somehow managed to catch a few of them at once, in one place: A$AP Ferg,A$AP Ant, A$AP Twelvy, and A$AP Nast. Check the video above to hear them talk about how the Mob holds it down during their live performances, and what it’s like when things get a little too crazy.
A$AP Rocky is the latest artist to be featured in the ‘Art Film’ series documenting this year’s festivities at The ILLMORE during SXSW. When Rocky and the A$AP Mob hit the stage, it really became a party and they were clearly present that evening to have a good time and connect with those in attendance. MikeWillMadeIt even pops up. Watch it all unfold in this Uzi directed visual above.
A$AP Rocky and A$AP Ferg hardly ever appear on stages without the entire A$AP Mob, and the same held true for this year’s SXSW festival, and VIBE was in the building. Taking to the stage at the Mass Appeal x GrooveShark #SXSWTakeOver, the whole gang was there as they ran through a super-amped rendition of “Shabba Ranks.”
Noisey’s first feature-length documentary SVDDXNLY, starring A$AP Rocky, will make its world premiere at the 2014 South by Southwest Film Festival.
Through footage along with extensive interviews with A$AP Mob, their friends, and families, SVDDXNLYprovides an intimate, in-depth look behind the scenes of A$AP Rocky’s rise to fame. The David Laven-directed doc will premiere in the 24 Beats Per Second category and is narrated by A$AP Rocky with appearances by and interviews with Rihanna, Wiz Khalifa, Macklemore, Kathy Griffin, Jeremy Scott, and more.
Of course, it will be scored to Rocky’s greatest hits, featuring unreleased music from the upcoming instrumental album, Beauty & The Beast: Slowed Down Sessions (Chapter 1).
SVDDXNLY will be Laven’s feature directorial debut.
SXSW is still a few months away but the buzz is already building for this years festivities. Earlier today Vans announced that they will be back at SXSW with the return of their House of Vans, which will feature an exclusive A$AP Mob showcase. You can check the daily schedule below.
Tuesday, March 11
Day Vans Mexico Presents Festival NRMAL
Night Pitchfork’s Show No Mercy
Wednesday, March 12
Night Vans SXSW Showcase
Thursday, March 13
Night A$AP Mob
Friday, March 14
Day The Windish Agency Annual Day Party
Night ATC SXSW Showcase
Last week we dropped a brand new episode of Off Tha’ Wall with, the Trap Lord, A$AP Ferg and he hit us with some VERY RARE shit, including the fact that he wants to get in the studio with Phill Collins.
This week we bring you Fergenstein’s live performance from our SXSW showcase with ICECREAM. Ferg hit the stage to deliver two of his bangers from the A$AP Mob’s mixtape Lord$ Never Worry, “Persian Wine” & Ferg’s standout track “Work.” If this is any indication of what he has in store with his upcoming album, you’d better brace yourself. Enjoy the video and stay tuned for more live performance from our SXSW showcase.
Down at SXSW you definitely had to hide your ‘bish’ because A$AP Ferg and his daredevil acrobatic goonies, Marty Baller, Tarzan and the young Mob veteran, A$AP Nast were in the buildings. Knocking out over 8 shows in 3 days, A$AP Ferg hit the Thrasher x Converse stage and The Illmore mansion for some of that raw and uncut Traplord talk with his confrontational track “Dump Dump” (a.k.a “I F*cked Your B*tch”).
Austin, TX – 80 degree Texas heat and the Trap Lord himself,A$AP Ferg, made a stop at the Nice Kicks 2013 Showcase. While accompanied by A$AP Nast, Ian Conner, Marty Baller andA$AP Bari, Fergenstein blessed us with a live performance of his hit record “Work” off “Lord$ Never Worry.”
Another year, another turnt up week out in Austin. Knowing that a lot of fans are going to be down there, we decided to whip up a quick event guide to make sure you can catch some A$AP performances amidst all the showcases that will be going down. Unfortunately the Mob won’t be out there this year, but Ferg will be holding it down for the team with a couple shows. Check out below to see where the Trap Lord will be performing.
Wednesday, March 13th
A$AP Ferg – Blackberry House Event @ 78 Rainey Street – 5:00pm
Thursday, March 14th
A$AP Ferg - South By Nice Kicks @ The Venue on Guadalupe Apartments – 4:00pm
A$AP Ferg – Rosenberg Radio Showcase @ North Door – 10:20pm – EVENT PAGE