South By Southwest® Music News

Friday Dec 5th, 2014

Video Spotlight: Illya Kuryaki & The Valderramas at SXSW Music 2014

Written by Ali Killian

After a 10-year hiatus, Dante Spinetta and Emmanuel Horvilleur reunited in 2011 to bring back Illya Kuryaki and the Valderramas. The Argentine duo lay out funky hip-hop tracks that have earned them lots of attention since their debut in 1991.

Last year they stopped by SXSW for a few shows...

Thursday Dec 4th, 2014

Secure Your Spot in SXSWorld's February Issue!

Written by Corinna Burford

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The magazine is published 5 times annually and delivered to all SXSW registrants. Also available in an online format, advertising...

Wednesday Dec 3rd, 2014

Music Conference Spotlight: Getting Royalties from Streaming Music Services

Written by Rory Burbeck

Up until recent years, the channels for royalty revenue have been few and relatively large. As music download and physical sales continue to decline, so do the royalty payments that come as a result of those sales, leaving several different streaming services to make up the difference.

But how can...