Why EDM is thriving while other genres are sinking
Post from Village Voice.
Grohl talks Sound City with Marc Maron
Post from Spin.
Tegan and Sara discuss new album
Interview from The Guardian.
The SXSW® Music and Media Conference is back for its 27th year. Our reputation as the biggest and most anticipated convergence of all things music is being kept alive by our continued effort to offer compelling daytime programming and stellar nighttime showcases.
Qui, opening in Spring 2013, the owner of Austin’s renowned East Side King trailers, winner of Top Chef Season 9, and is the recipient of the James Beard Award for Best Chef: Southwest 2012.We are excited to announce that local food maven, Paul Qui is partnering with SXSW to curate a selection of gourmet food trucks for SXSW attendees this year. Paul is the executive Chef at
Cloud music service face-off
Review from Ars Technica.
IPhone, iPod Touch users can now buy music from Amazon
Post from CNET.
Sony/ATV gets 25% increase in Pandora royalties
Story from NY Post.
Our friends over at Pitchfork have developed a new platform to listen to streams of upcoming album releases while viewing the album cover and liner notes. Visit Pitchfork Advance to start the experience. Right now you can hear the upcoming new albums from scheduled SXSW 2013 showcasing artists Foxygen and Toro Y Moi in their entirety, but only for a limited time. Carpark will be releasing Toro Y Moi's newest record, Anything in Return, next week. Foxygen's Jagjaguwar release, We Are the 21st Century Ambassadors of Peace and Magic, also hits stores and outlets next week. But what's the harm in taking a little early listen while you wait to get your hands on the real deal?
New! 2014 dates!
Interactive: March 7–11
Film: March 7–16
Music: March 11–16
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