South By Southwest® Music News
- Apple pushing labels to kill free Spotify streaming
Post from The Verge.
- Mark Ronson's hit 'Uptown Funk' adds five writers
Post from NY Times.
- Rock In Rio takes a gamble by coming to Las Vegas
Story from LA ...
The annual Levitation festival (formerly known as Austin Psych Fest) gets going this Thursday with two downtown kick off parties at The Mohawk and Red 7 before shifting to Austin's Carson Creek Ranch for three days of psyched-out, reverb-drenched music.
Quite a few SXSW staff members will be in...
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- Grooveshark shuts down to settle copyright infringement suit
Story from NY Times.
- Ben E. King dies
Obituary from BBC News.
- Twitter truths: How musical affinities link to political preferences
Post from The Guardian. ...
There should be no doubt in anyone’s mind about the monumental influence that The Who has had on rock ‘n’ roll music. The GRAMMY Museum put together an all-star panel for the 2015 SXSW Music Conference to discuss exactly how The Who impacted the lives and careers of countless musicians,...