South By Southwest Music News
- Iggy Pop takes aim at YouTube and U2 in John Peel lecture
Story from BBC News.
- Ford aims to stop music industry's DARD lawsuit
Story from Hollywood Reporter.
- Mark Bell dies
Obituary from Pitchfork. ...
Welcome to the last edition of the Artist Alumni Releases series for 2014. Things are about to kick into hyperdrive at SXSW HQ, so this will be our last new releases post until after SXSW 2015. Here's what's coming up from SXSW alumni through the end of the year.
SXSWfm represented well at the A3C Festival in Atlanta last week, with both Tha Fixx Radio host B. Hobbs and Bonafide Jams host Cori Burford hopping planes to Georgia for the five-day hip-hop fest. While they were navigating crowds and catching performances, Bonafide Jams and Tha Fixx Radio brought the...
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- No one knows how teens listen to music
Story from The Atlantic.
- Etymology of EDM
Post from Medium.
- Deezer, entering US, will sound like Spotify, act like Netflix
Post from CNET. ...
Good news - there’s still time to submit your application to be a showcasing artist at the 2015 SXSW Music Festival!
Artist applications will stay open through the weekend and close this Sunday, October 12 at 11:59pm EDT....
- Negotiations halt between Soundcloud and labels
Post from Dancing Astronaut.
- Guide to music publishing
Post from Thump/Vice.
- Five bands join for album to help combat mental illness
Story from NY Times. ...
Laura Jane Grace (Against Me!), Sharon Needles and Big Freedia, joined by moderator John Norris of Fuse TV, came together in the spirit of nonconformity this past March.
Click here for the full video of The Nonconformists session at the 2014 SXSW Music Conference....