South By Southwest Music News

Thursday Jul 2nd, 2015

Stream the 4th of July Edition of Americana World HQ on SXSWfm

Written by Rory Burbeck

America and Americana music seem to go hand-in-hand, a fact that isn’t lost on Americana World Headquarters host Kevin Connor. Monday’s 4th of July edition of his weekly show featured some of the most American tracks you could think of from greats like Bruce Springsteen, Dave Alvin, Jason Isbell and...

Wednesday Jul 1st, 2015

SXSW Music PanelPicker: Success Stories & Tips for 2016

Written by Bobby Nall

SXSW Music PanelPicker, the online process for submitting SXSW conference sessions, is now open!

Every year, we get hundreds of fantastic ideas from you, the bright minds of the music industry, and they become the bedrock of our Conference programming. But what makes some ideas stand out from the...

Tuesday Jun 30th, 2015

BEN OTTEWELL WRITES & RECORDS NEW SONG AT SXSW 2015

Written by Rory Burbeck

For the past few SXSW Music Festivals, Arthur brought SongCraft Presents to Austin to team up with several official showcasing artists. As part of this project, we’re excited to premiere a new track from Ben Ottewell (from English indie rock group Gomez). Listen to the track, titled “Sugarcoat,” above....