South By Southwest™ Music News

James Graham of The Twilight Sad
Written by Rory Burbeck | February 27, 2015

The LP Questionnaire/Pick Three - James Graham of The Twilight Sad Part Two

We don't often give our artists and speakers second chances with this LP Questionnaire thing. But Mr. James Graham, singer of fun-loving yet sad-music-making rock band The Twilight Sad, gave us some pretty thoroughly entertaining answers ahead of the 2012 SXSW Music Festival.

SXSW 2015 Speakers: Harrison Mills and Clayton Knight of Odesza
Written by Tess Cagle | February 27, 2015

Music Conference Spotlight: The Un-Distortion of Sound - What’s Next

Thanks to advanced technology, Internet radio is now the third most popular way that people discover new music. While online streaming has made music much more accessible, it has also weakened the quality of our musical experiences. On Thursday, March 19 during the SXSW Music Conference, our speakers will...

SXSW Music Weekly Round-Up: Paul Krugman, Wynonna Judd, Hamilton Leithauser, Robert Earl Keen

It is now the end of February, and many of us here at SXSW HQ are coming to realization that this thing is actually happening. 19 or so days until the 2015 SXSW Music Conference and Festival kicks off, and we've added more than 200 Showcasing Artists and several...

SXSW 2015 Artist: Milky Chance
Written by Rory Burbeck | February 26, 2015

Milky Chance, MS MR & Ryn Weaver to Perform at Stubb's on March 19

Stubb’s will host a must-see SXSW Music showcase lineup headlined by Milky Chance on Thursday, March 19.

German electrofolk duo Milky Chance has taken off in the U.S. after the domestic release of their debut album, Sadnecessary, last October. Already a #1 hit around the world, the album’s...