If you're an artist hoping to get on the bill for SXSW as a first-timer, you've probably already familiarized yourself with the basics on what to expect at the festival.
It’s already Tuesday, which (typically) means new album release day here in the USA! This seems to be the summer of inconsistent music releases; last Tuesday, there simply weren’t enough SXSW alumni artist releases to justify a new music blog post. This Tuesday, we present the longest list of new...
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