Last March 18, the L.A. multicultural funk band Ozomatli ended its show at Austin, Texas's Exodus club during the annual South By Southwest (SXSW) festival by leading the audience in a traditional samba line around the club, a customary conclusion to its rousing and kinetic performances. But that night, as its ten members, with percussion and wind instruments in hand, danced out of the nightclub with a chain of fans following them, Austin police officers emerged to try and force... More >>>