South By Southwest Music News

Thursday Jul 16th, 2015

Audio Recap: Should Music Mags Survive or Get Killed Off? at SXSW Music 2015

Written by Bobby Nall

When Jason Gross (Perfect Sound Forever, The Block) first proposed this session, it raised some eyebrows among the Music Conference programmers. When he rounded up an all-star panel including Ann Powers (NPR Music), Jim DeRogatis (Sound Opinions), Alex Gale (Billboard), and rock critic legend Jaan Uhelszki, we knew we’d have...

Tuesday Jul 14th, 2015

Trends at SXSW 2016: The Emergence of Virtual and Augmented Reality

Written by Hugh Forrest

The popularity of SXSW Gaming grew significantly in 2015. We expect this growth to continue in the spring of 2016 as the SXSW Gaming Expo moves from the Palmer Events Center to inside the Austin Convention Center. Dates for the 2016 SXSW Gaming Expo are March 17-19; ...