- 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.
Photo by Steve Rogers
July marks the halfway point for the summer season but the music festival scene is still in full swing! Three days out of the year, each summer, Chicago plays host to the internationally recognized Pitchfork Music Festival. Of the 46 bands performing this year, 20...
We weren't sure they were even gonna make it to Austin. Getting a band from Cuba into the US legally is quite tricky, and they had to jump through some hoops, but they got here, and they shared their amazing experiences with us. If it's that hard just to travel,...
Written by Kelly Krause
The 2014 SXSW season officially kicks off on Thursday, August 1, which also means this is the first day to apply for press credentials.
If you're a journalist in good standing with SXSW and on assignment to cover the event from your managing editor or producer,...