For the second consecutive year, SXSW is working with Green Mountain Energy Company to lower the event’s carbon emissions. For every panelist who attends this year’s conference, Green Mountain is offsetting the estimated carbon dioxide (CO2) and other greenhouse gas emissions created by the person’s travel and hotel stay....
Jansport and Noisey return to SXSW Music to present the Jansport Bonfire Sessions on Wednesday, March 18 at Cheer Up Charlie’s.
The full showcase lineup, which is punctuated by Real Estate closing the showcase on the outdoor stage and Jonathan Toubin manning the turntables inside, can be found below....
Don’t forget about art while checking out all the bands, films and sessions SXSW has to offer. Take some time to check out these installations and sessions for the art connoisseur in you.
In addition to media and festival favorites, SXSW is a hotbed of developing talent from all over the globe. Dive deeper into this year's lineup with an analysis of specially curated songs handpicked by SXSW Music Festival programmers
Take advantage of the wealth of knowledge flooding into Austin next week with mentor sessions and meet ups. Learn from music industry veterans such as Big Picture Media founder Dayna Ghiraldi, Vans Warped Tour creator Kevin Lyman and producer Tim Palmer. Check out the rest of the mentor sessions ...
Bands confirmed to perform include Gorgon City Live, ODESZA, Smallpools, Robert DeLong, X Ambassadors, Priory, HOLYCHILD, Rubblebucket, Twin Peaks, Jukebox the Ghost, Colony House, Dry the River, COIN, Sun Club, and K.Flay.
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Post from Music Think Tank.
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Commentary from The Guardian.
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