In today's Chord: Prince died from accidental overdose of opioid painkiller, text mining 50 years of pop music, Obama declares June 2016 African-American Music Appreciation Month, and more industry news.
Hip-hop legend T-Pain celebrated his 10-year anniversary of being in the music industry with a SXSW Interview with Sway Calloway.
In coordination with the US Embassy, and with support of our friends at The Hellenic Initiative and International Accelerator, SXSW is proud to announce that it will be hosting a workshop and reception in Athens, Greece on Wednesday, June 8th.
Watch as Fabi Reyna, the Founder and Editor of She Shreds Magazine, deftly leads a freewheeling conversation with the insightful voices of co-panelists Kiran Gandhi (Madame Gandhi, M.I.A), Tom Barnes (Mic.com), Michele Fleischli (Like Management), and Sadie Dupuis (Speedy Ortiz).
If you attended SXSW Eco 2015, you may have noticed we're not like most conferences. Besides the innovative activations and extracurricular events for which SXSW known, SXSW Eco offers a unique approach to its program.