- High hopes for Swift's '1989'
Story from NY Times.
- Microsoft to kill its free XBox Music streaming service
Post from CNET.
- Musicians play moneyball
Post from Forbes. ...
Connect with the awesome round one artists announced yesterday as a gifting sponsor in the Artist Gifting Lounge.
The Artist Gifting Lounge is an exclusive spot for SXSW showcasing artists to take a break from their hectic SXSW schedules to meet up, check email and collect an array of...
Here at SXSW, we're in the business of putting on large-scale events. We also both recognize and take accountability for the impact these events have on the environment.
- Pandora opens up their data stockpile
Post from CNET.
- Spotify streams will determine VH1's 'You Oughta Know' artist award
Post from Mashable.
- Capitalism's suffocating music
Commentary from NY Times. ...
The first round of 2015 SXSW Showcasing Artists has finally arrived! More than 170 artists from all over the world make up one of the strongest first round artist announcements to date.
As part of SXSW’s ongoing commitment to global outreach, we are continuing to develop our unique international B2B networking service, the Platinum Connection. This elite program matches expertly selected international companies with US companies and facilitates 1-on-1 meetings between business decision makers.
As a special treat, SXSWfm is giving listeners a sneak peek of the first big 2015 SXSW Music Festival announcement a day early!
Tune in today - Tuesday, October 21 - at 10am CDT as we share a playlist of 2015 Showcasing Artists that the music fest staff is...