South By Southwest® Music News

Friday Feb 27th, 2015

Music Conference Spotlight: The Un-Distortion of Sound - What’s Next

Written by Tess Cagle

Thanks to advanced technology, Internet radio is now the third most popular way that people discover new music. While online streaming has made music much more accessible, it has also weakened the quality of our musical experiences. On Thursday, March 19 during the SXSW Music Conference, our speakers will...

Friday Feb 27th, 2015

SXSW Music Weekly Round-Up: Paul Krugman, Wynonna Judd, Hamilton Leithauser, Robert Earl Keen

Written by Rory Burbeck

It is now the end of February, and many of us here at SXSW HQ are coming to realization that this thing is actually happening. 19 or so days until the 2015 SXSW Music Conference and Festival kicks off, and we've added more than 200 Showcasing Artists and several...

Thursday Feb 26th, 2015

Milky Chance, MS MR & Ryn Weaver to Perform at Stubb's on March 19

Written by Rory Burbeck

Stubb’s will host a must-see SXSW Music showcase lineup headlined by Milky Chance on Thursday, March 19.

German electrofolk duo Milky Chance has taken off in the U.S. after the domestic release of their debut album, Sadnecessary, last October. Already a #1 hit around the world, the album’s...