SXSW News

Monday Mar 16th, 2015

Mark Cuban Emcees the Impact Pediatric Health Pitch Competition in Startup Village

Written by Sasha Vliet

Mark Cuban emceed an exciting round of competition in the Impact Pediatric Health Pitch Competition. The finalists met to share their pitches and to hear the judges give their input and decisions on which startup walks away with the final awards.

The participants in this round were:

Nuvo Group...

Monday Mar 16th, 2015

SXSWfm Takes On SXSWeek With Guest Shows, Interviews and More!

Written by Ali Killian

The wait is finally over, folks! The 2015 SXSW Music Festival and Conference is here, and SXSWfm will be bringing it full-force this week.

Keep your desktop, mobile phone or TuneIn locked to SXSWfm for tracks from 2015 Showcasing Artists throughout SXSWeek. We've got a series of shows...

Monday Mar 16th, 2015

Music Conference Spotlight: Independent Labels Then & Now

Written by Rory Burbeck

There's no question that records labels have evolved and changed in recent years - the question is: how?

A panel of industry figures, including Sire Records co-founders Seymour Stein and Richard Gottehrer, will answer this question while discussing how the challenges for today's labels stack up against those of the...

Monday Mar 16th, 2015

Convergence Spotlight: Music Startup Village

Written by Brad Wolff

The rapidly accelerating Convergence of entrepreneurialism in the tech and music industries is harnessed in one place at Music Startup Village on Tuesday, March 17. Open to Interactive, Music, Gold and Platinum badgeholders and located at the Hilton Hotel (4th Floor, Salon A), entrepreneurs and startups will discover...

Monday Mar 16th, 2015

Recap: Interactive Featured Session Your Connected World, Sunday March 15

We live in the time of the connected home. Appliances and hardware develop in more advanced ways, and we get closer to living a Jetsons-like future.

In their session, Your Connected World: What Did You Sign Up For?, Scott Weiss, General Partner at Andreessen Horowitz and Quirky CEO Ben...

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