Listen on an a "makeshift A&R meeting" with members of the Atlantic Records A&R staff.
Industry icon Tony Visconti delivers an engaging keynote on his experiences in the music industry and the challenges that are facing the business moving further into the 21st century.
Watch this set and more from the Surefire Live showcase at SXSW Music 2016.
Why we're excited about new releases from Eagulls, Colleen Green, Jessy Lanza, and Oscar, plus this week's full list of new releases by past SXSW Showcasing Artists.
ASCAP settles with US over music licensing, Car Seat Headrest albums destroyed due to unauthorized a Cars sample, and more industry news in The Daily Chord.