SXSW isn't just an event that musicians, managers and other music industry representatives flock to every spring - several members of the media will be in Austin to cover the SXSW Music Festival for their respective publications. If you're a part of this group, here's a few sessions confirmed for...
- Taylor Swift just removed all her albums from Spotify
Post from Buzzfeed.
- Ten reasons why every artist should be on Spotify
Post from Hypebot.
- Southwest and Beats pact for in-flight tunes
Story from USA Today. ...
Halloween specials, confirmed SXSW 2015 acts, a whole lotta punk and more. Scroll down for your SXSWfm weekly show recap.
Twin Shadow is returning to showcase at the SXSW Music Festival in 2015!
The indie-pop singer announced his participation at SXSW 2015 this morning as part of the Eclipse Tour 2015.
Zorch has been called “playful, electronic rock” by Esquire, and “loud, dissonant and hectic in all the right ways” by Paste, but it’s one thing to hear the swirling synths, piano loops, and endless layers of sound -- and another to see it come together live.
- New venture seeks higher royalties for songwriters
Story from NY Times.
- Interscope CEO John Janick looks ahead
Profile from LA Times.
- Young Fathers win Mercury Prize
Story from The Guardian. ...
Folk music is typically considered the music of the people. Since groups of people vary from culture to culture, folk music, too, has adapted over the years. Occupying different spots on the folk spectrum, here are four bands who add their own twist to traditional, guitar-loaded folk....