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SXSW Music Hackathon Championship $10,000 Grand Prize & Celeb Judges - Apply Now!

Introducing the first annual SXSW Music Hackathon Championship, presented by AT&T, where world-class hackers and designers will have 24 hours to create new tech innovations in the music space for artists, industry, and fans. The SXSW Music Hackathon is free and open to the public (with approved RSVP), and...

SXSW 2014 Music Speaker: Eric Hilton
Written by Rory Burbeck | February 25, 2014

Session Spotlight: The Re-emerging Artist Rights Movement?

To say the least, songwriters and artists are pissed off. Some firmly believe that the modern day recording artist/songwriter is under siege. They fight their labels, their fans, online distribution services, Internet radio, antagonistic courts, and government indifference. For artists, touring is harder than ever and their copyright property has...