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Sunday, March 17, 2013

Hosted by Tegan and Sara & Machine Gun Kelly

The 2013 mtvU Woodie Awards returned to Austin, Texas, for the South by Southwest Music Festival, to honor and highlight the best in indie and underground music!

The 2013 Woodie Awards took over the SXSW Music Festival on March 14th with a larger-than-life party filled with live performances by breakout superstars Macklemore & Ryan Lewis, pop-duo twenty one pilots, and EDM genius Zedd. The Woodie Awards Festival raged all day, featuring a lineup of indie talent like Tegan and Sara, Haim, Pusha T, Joey Bada$$, Jake Bugg, Timeflies and more. Even multi-platinum artist T.I. made a special appearance to bring down the roof with newbie MC Travi$ Scott. It was certainly a day to remember!

The 2013 mtvU Woodie Awards Special aired on Sunday, March 17 as Machine Gun Kelly and Tegan and Sara hosted the night's biggest performances by Macklemore and Ryan Lewis, twenty one pilots and Zedd. Not to mention, the night's unforgettable winners who also stole the show. From Danny Brown's psyched acceptance speech for Best Video Woodie to MGK's impassioned message to his supporters, the 2013 Woodie Awards were truly about the fans and the people who love and make great music.