You are here: Home Photo Galleries Shutter: Billy Reid SXSW Shindig Shutter: Billy Reid SXSW Shindig When Hayes Carll, an Austin resident and longtime fave of American Songwriter, played “The Letter” and got to the part in the song about meeting “wild people,” the crowd shouted back: “Wild people!” Videos by American Songwriter Videos by American Songwriter by Jamie Younger March 22, 2011, 11:06 am 1 Comment Photos by Caine O’Rear and Jamie Younger The Billy Reid/K-Swiss SXSW Shindig kicked off the music portion of the festival Wednesday at the Swan Dive, a newly opened venue in Austin that recalls a 1920s speakeasy. It wasn’t long before the venue reached capacity and the room took on the convivial bedlam of the Jazz Age. Page 1 of 9Previous 123456789Next See more Previous article New Fleet Foxes: “Battery Kinzie” Next article Enter To Play Musicians Corner In Nashville One Comment Leave a Reply Leave a Reply Cancel replyOnly members can comment. Become a member. Already a member? Log In.