SXSW News

Friday Mar 6th, 2015

SXSW Music Weekly Round-Up: The Damned, Portugal. The Man, Wiz Khalifa & More

Written by Rory Burbeck

This week, we announced new speakers Lyle Lovett and Holly George-Warren for a session that will examine the legacy of Texas music journalist Chet Flippo. Wiz Khalifa has also been locked in to talk about the relationship between sports and music.

The Damned, Portugal. The Man, Angel Olsen,...

Friday Mar 6th, 2015

Secure Your Spot: RSVPs Available for Selection Sessions at the JW Marriott!

Written by Aurora Blase

Early-bird gets the worm – good news for all you planners out there! Select sessions at the JW Marriott are accepting RSVPs!

Secure your spot in these sessions by logging in to your SXsocial account through the SXSW GO! app or through the online schedule. Just select and...

Thursday Mar 5th, 2015

SXSW Dreamville Takeover with J. Cole Confirmed for ACL Live on March 21

Written by Rory Burbeck

Since we're now less than two weeks from SXSW Music 2015, the big announcements just keep rolling in. Today we're really excited to reveal the SXSW Dreamville Takeover with J. Cole, Bas, Cozz and Omen.

The show will take place at ACL Live at The Moody Theater on Saturday, March...

Thursday Mar 5th, 2015

SXsports Session Warmup: Fantasy Sports: Changing the Fan Experience Daily

Written by Brad Wolff

The current generation of sports fans is experiencing what happens on the field or court in a whole new light thanks to the innovation in fantasy sports. The casual week-by-week fantasy football league has been transformed thanks to companies like FanDuel, who have made every day another day to...

Thursday Mar 5th, 2015

Four on the Floor: Bands That Might Be Transformers

Written by John Stizza

As bands and artists begin the search, and accompanying arguments, to choose their artistic moniker, many names get tossed aside quickly due to their close relation or similarity to something else popular or misleading. Here are four Showcasing Artists performing at SXSW 2015 whose names sound like they could...

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