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Wednesday Mar 11th, 2015

Making the Most of YouTube: Artist Tools & Resources at SXSW Music

Written by Rory Burbeck

YouTube can be an incredibly useful tool for an artist to grow their fanbase or connect with existing fans. However, there are certainly overlooked methods of maximizing your presence on YouTube.

The company's own Erin Turner and Ali Rivera will speak at the 2015 SXSW Music Conference next Wednesday, March...

Wednesday Mar 11th, 2015

Diesel's Nicola Formichetti and Dazed's Zing Tseng Talk Social Crowdsourcing on Tuesday, March 17!

Written by Aurora Blase

Diesel Creative Director and social media obsessed Nicola Formichetti will take the stage on Tuesday, March 17 with Dazed magazine's digital news editor Zing Tsjeng in Ballroom D of the Austin Convention Center to discuss how social media has inspired his creative projects in the SXstyle...

Wednesday Mar 11th, 2015

BMI and Flight School's Beat Summit Showcase Features Battles Between Mannie Fresh, Just Blaze, DJ Toomp

Written by Ali Killian

BMI and Flight School Productions have a night of battles between some of the most influential hip-hop artists in the game lined up for Friday, March 20 at SXSW Music 2015.

The Beat Summit Showcase will feature battles between Mannie Fresh, Just Blaze and DJ Toomp...

Tuesday Mar 10th, 2015

Pepsi Asks Music Fans to Sound Off “Out of the Blue”

Written by Gus Ochoa

SXSW has plenty of passionate music fans with ideas for improving the festival experience. At this year’s SXSW, Pepsi is creating the Pepsi Soundboard experience. It’s your chance to stop by and sound off on the future of music festivals and concerts.

If this interactive feedback forum feels a little...

Tuesday Mar 10th, 2015

Four on the Floor: European Acts That Aren’t British

Written by John Stizza

In the world of pop music, the words “British Invasion” are among the first we think of when we consider acts from outside the United States, particularly from within Europe. But Europe has far more to offer than just British brilliance, especially in today’s industry. Here are four official ...