Tuesday is that glorious day of the week in the music industry when new music hits the (digital) shelves, and boy, do SXSW Music alumni have offerings for you. More than 35 SXSW alumni are dropping new albums today, including some highly anticipated records spanning a variety of genres....
We welcomed October with a whole slew of greatness on the SXSWfm specialty shows last week. Keep scrolling for the lowdown, featuring an in-depth interview with Shakey Graves on Americana World Headquarters, an unreleased song from late rapper M.U.G. on Tha Fixx Radio and Chronolog spotlighting Austin artists playing...
The final deadline to submit your application to be an official Showcasing Artist at the 2015 SXSW Music Festival is just one week from today - next Friday, October 10 at 11:59pm EDT.
- The Turtles extend their copyright fight to Pandora
Story from NY Times.
- Apple asks the labels for a price cut on streaming subscriptions
Story from Re/Code.
- SXSW says it won’t ban unofficial shows
Post from Wondering Sound. ...
It was quite a treat to have experimental indie rock band Porter make the trip from Guadalajara, Mexico to perform at the 2014 SXSW Music Festival one year after reuniting at the Vive Latino Fest in Mexico City.