It's hard to think of two more indelible influences on modern hip hop and funk than Bootsy Collins and Chuck D (or two cooler human beings, I mean, seriously). Just being in the same room as both of them was electric, and you could see a genuine camaraderie and mutual...
SXSW Eco Light Garden by Aaron RogosinThere's still almost two weeks to enter Place by Design, the first ever design competition for SXSW Eco. Place by Design will highlight projects that transform public space through tactical urbanism, creative placemaking, urban hacking, permanent architecture, digital apps and more. These...
- How Spotify is killing music piracy
Post from Paid Content.
- Mid-year music sales are down in the US
PDF format report from Nielsen.
- SXSW 26 years on: A conversation with Roland Swenson
Article from Austin Post. ...
The entire SXSW experience complete with inspiring panels, original music and independent films will be showcased in Las Vegas next month at SXSW V2V. Join us as we bring the energy from the Live Music Capitol of the World to downtown Las Vegas with two nights of eclectic music showcases...
Written by Ron Suman
As we’re still building the historic part of the SXSWfm music library, including Austin bands that played SXSW in the earlier days and which surely contributed to the vibe that led to the “Keep Austin Weird” catch phrase, we have to call out an event...
- Lawsuit against Insomniac's Rotella thrown out
Story from Billboard.biz.
- Liam Gallagher sues NY Post over love child claims
Story from The Guardian.
- TuneCore partners with Gracenote and Shazam
Post from Digital Music News.