The film JACO, which tells the story of revolutionary bass player Jaco Pastorius, had its world premiere at SXSW Film 2015. A few days after the premiere, the filmmakers gathered for a special conference session to elaborate on the making of JACO and the immense influence Pastorius has had on...
There's a robust batch of nineteen releases out this week from SXSW 2015 Showcasing Artists, plus one from this year's Music Keynote!
Although he didn't perform at SXSW 2015, today's biggest new release comes from SXSW 2015 Music Keynote speaker Snoop Dogg.
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Post from Recode.
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Post from NPR.
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The landscape for independent record labels has changed quite a bit over the last several decades. An expert team of people with first-hand experience on the topic assembled for a discussion at the 2015 SXSW Music Conference.
The panel - which included Sire Records co-founders Seymour Stein and Richard Gottehrer,...