South By Southwest® Music News

Tuesday Jan 13th, 2015

The 2015 SXSW Music Festival Artist Announcement - Round Three

Written by Rory Burbeck

There’s just two months left until the 2015 SXSW Music Festival, and we’re announcing over 500 Showcasing Artists for the event today!

As usual, the third round of 2015 SXSW Showcasing Artists features a wide array of sounds from all over the world. The big list includes indie-pop singer Marina...

Monday Jan 12th, 2015

Music Conference Spotlight: How Sampling Saved Music

Written by Rory Burbeck

Whether you agree or disagree with sampling and the effects it has had on today’s hip-hop and electronic music, Speech - member of the rap group Arrested Development - makes some compelling points about the positives of sampling. He will be bringing his arguments to the 2015 SXSW Music Conference....