While the SXSW PanelPicker helps decide the bulk of content for the 2016 SXSW Interactive Festival, it also helps us identify general industry trends before they become more obvious. In some cases, however, the trends that we see in the PanelPicker mimic trends that are already fairly apparent.
New hotels added to the SXSW Housing department's roster! From Hotel Van Zandt, located in the hip Rainey Street district, to more affordable hotels that are just a quick trip to downtown.
SXSWeek brings together creative professionals from three main sectors: Interactive, Film and Music. But where do these industry leaders get the best opportunities to learn, mix, mingle and network while they are in Austin? The ambitious slate of Convergence programming provides one of the best venues for such interactions...
The SXSW staff is grieving over the tragic loss of SXSW Special Venues staff member and crew chief, Clayton Keller. Clayton was the victim of a wrong-way drunk driver on Interstate 35 in Austin on August 19, 2015, while driving from Dallas to his home in San Antonio.
We pull together a list of new releases from SXSW Showcasing Artist alumni every Friday. This week's releases come from Gardens & Villa, Radkey, Method Man, Publicist UK, The Sword, the late Sean Price and more.