photos by Julie Schabel

Bun B
French Montana, Diddy, Mackelmore, Earl Sweatshirt @ Fader Fort

French Montana headlined Fader Fort on March 16 during SXSW, bringing out special guests Macklemore,Diddy and Wanz to close out the space for 2013. Before the MC blessed the mic, Texas hip hop legend Bun B took the stage for a surprise set, performing "Big Pimpin'" and paying tribute to fallen comrade and UGK partner in crime Pimp C. Odd Future member Earl Sweatshirt, in what was professed to be his biggest solo show ever, played earlier that day. Pictures/video of all prior mentioned bands are below....

French Montana, Diddy, Mackelmore, Earl Sweatshirt @ Fader Fort

French Montana, Diddy, Mackelmore, Earl Sweatshirt @ Fader Fort

French Montana, Diddy, Mackelmore, Earl Sweatshirt @ Fader Fort

French Montana, Diddy, Mackelmore, Earl Sweatshirt @ Fader Fort

French Montana, Diddy, Mackelmore, Earl Sweatshirt @ Fader Fort

French Montana, Diddy, Mackelmore, Earl Sweatshirt @ Fader Fort

French Montana, Diddy, Mackelmore, Earl Sweatshirt @ Fader Fort

French Montana, Diddy, Mackelmore, Earl Sweatshirt @ Fader Fort

A-Trak

French Montana, Diddy, Mackelmore, Earl Sweatshirt @ Fader Fort

French Montana, Diddy, Mackelmore, Earl Sweatshirt @ Fader Fort

French Montana, Diddy, Mackelmore, Earl Sweatshirt @ Fader Fort

French Montana, Diddy, Mackelmore, Earl Sweatshirt @ Fader Fort

Earl Sweatshirt

French Montana, Diddy, Mackelmore, Earl Sweatshirt @ Fader Fort

French Montana, Diddy, Mackelmore, Earl Sweatshirt @ Fader Fort

French Montana, Diddy, Mackelmore, Earl Sweatshirt @ Fader Fort

French Montana, Diddy, Mackelmore, Earl Sweatshirt @ Fader Fort

French Montana, Diddy, Mackelmore, Earl Sweatshirt @ Fader Fort

Bun B

French Montana, Diddy, Mackelmore, Earl Sweatshirt @ Fader Fort

French Montana, Diddy, Mackelmore, Earl Sweatshirt @ Fader Fort

French Montana, Diddy, Mackelmore, Earl Sweatshirt @ Fader Fort

French Montana

French Montana, Diddy, Mackelmore, Earl Sweatshirt @ Fader Fort

French Montana, Diddy, Mackelmore, Earl Sweatshirt @ Fader Fort

French Montana, Diddy, Mackelmore, Earl Sweatshirt @ Fader Fort

French Montana, Diddy, Mackelmore, Earl Sweatshirt @ Fader Fort

French Montana, Diddy, Mackelmore, Earl Sweatshirt @ Fader Fort

French Montana, Diddy, Mackelmore, Earl Sweatshirt @ Fader Fort

French Montana, Diddy, Mackelmore, Earl Sweatshirt @ Fader Fort

French Montana, Diddy, Mackelmore, Earl Sweatshirt @ Fader Fort

Macklemore

French Montana, Diddy, Mackelmore, Earl Sweatshirt @ Fader Fort

French Montana, Diddy, Mackelmore, Earl Sweatshirt @ Fader Fort

Wanz

French Montana, Diddy, Mackelmore, Earl Sweatshirt @ Fader Fort

French Montana, Diddy, Mackelmore, Earl Sweatshirt @ Fader Fort

French Montana, Diddy, Mackelmore, Earl Sweatshirt @ Fader Fort

Diddy

French Montana, Diddy, Mackelmore, Earl Sweatshirt @ Fader Fort

French Montana, Diddy, Mackelmore, Earl Sweatshirt @ Fader Fort

French Montana, Diddy, Mackelmore, Earl Sweatshirt @ Fader Fort

French Montana, Diddy, Mackelmore, Earl Sweatshirt @ Fader Fort

French Montana, Diddy, Mackelmore, Earl Sweatshirt @ Fader Fort

French Montana, Diddy, Mackelmore, Earl Sweatshirt @ Fader Fort

French Montana, Diddy, Mackelmore, Earl Sweatshirt @ Fader Fort

French Montana, Diddy, Mackelmore, Earl Sweatshirt @ Fader Fort