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SXSW 2017 Gallery: SPIN Portraits with Danny Brown, Kelela, Mastodon, Lil Yachty, and More

Plus DJ Esco, Lizzo, Hanson, Sleigh Bells, Rick Ross, Real Estate, and Many More from Mazda Studio at Empire

For five days and nights at SXSW 2017, SPIN, VIBE and Stereogum hosted the Mazda Studio at Empire, featuring dozens of stand-out performances from established icons and shining emerging artists alike. Throughout it all, SPIN photographer Wilson Lee was holding court backstage and in the Artist & VIP Lounge capturing portraits of all of the performers as well as many other guest artists.

Check out the gallery above featuring portraits of Danny Brown, DJ Esco, Mastodon, Kelela, Sleigh Bells, Lil Yachty, Real Estate, the New Pornographers, Hanson, Karen Elson, Lizzo, Rick Ross, Yo Gotti, Middle Kids, TEKLIFE, Jay Som, Jidenna, Show Me the Body, and many, many more.