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Rodney Crowell at SXSW 2014
Written by Kevin Connor | September 16, 2014

Listen to Americana Music Festival Preview Now on SXSWfm!

This is the big week of the year for the Americana Music Association; their 15th annual conference and festival kicks off tomorrow at the historic Ryman Auditorium in Nashville, Tennessee with the Honors & Awards show. SXSW veterans hold down the key positions: Jim Lauderdale is the emcee, Buddy Miller...

Otis the Destroyer Added to Free SXSWfm HAAM Benefit Day Showcase

The SXSWfm HAAM Benefit Day Showcase just got even better: Otis the Destroyer has been added to the lineup! Otis the Destroyer's psych rock closing the showcase adds another element to the already eclectic lineup, which includes punk-rock openers Residual Kid, indie group The Sour Notes and one-man...

BANKS at SXSW 2014
Written by Rory Burbeck | September 9, 2014

New Music! Artist Alumni Releases - Tuesday, September 9

After another (understandably) light music week due to the Labor Day holiday here in the States, we’re back with another edition of New Music Tuesday! There’s a huge batch of albums from both up-and-comers (Ballet School, Vance Joy, BANKS) and veterans (Robert Plant, Interpol) and more in-between just waiting to...