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with contributions from Stephanie Davila
 on March 22, 2012

AUSTIN, Tex. — South by Southwest, aka SXSW, hit a few high notes.


Heralded as pop’s next big thing, Kimbra, a 21-year-old singer-songwriter from New Zealand, shook a red tambourine to jazzy singles from her debut album, “Vows.” Just as Amy Winehouse mined the past, Kimbra’s retro, ruffled get-ups had a Grand Ole Opry-meets-flamenco feel.

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