Storyline:At a party of influential producer and music mogul Cook (Michael Fassbender), hopeful up and coming musicians Faye (Rooney Mara) and BV (Ryan Gosling) get to know each other. Faye has recently started an affair with Cook in the hope of better career prospects, and BV is Cook's latest discovery, but they are still starting a relationship - but without BV knowing about Faye and Cook. But the love triangle does not last long, because Cook gets to know the waitress Rhonda (Natalie Portman) and seduces her. But when BV learns about Faye's past with Cook, they split up. But in the lively music scene of Austin, the two quickly find a new love: BV gets to know the also freshly separated Amanda (Cate Blanchett), while Faye begins a relationship with the French Zoey (Bérénice Marlohe).