SXSW News

Wednesday Feb 4th, 2015

Rhymesayers Label Founders to Discuss 20 Years of Success at SXSW Music 2015

Written by Rory Burbeck

Rhymesayers - the Minneapolis-based indie hip-hop label co-founded by members of Atmosphere - is celebrating its 20th anniversary in 2015, and part of the celebration is happening at the SXSW Music Conference. The lineup of speakers includes artists Evidence and deM atlaS, Rhymesayers label staff Kevin Beacham and...

Wednesday Feb 4th, 2015

BMI Presents "Building the Beat" with Mannie Fresh & More at the 2015 Music Conference

Written by Rory Burbeck

You won’t want to miss this conversation with some of music’s biggest producers at the 2015 SXSW Music Conference.

Presented by BMI in collaboration with The Beat Summit, Mannie Fresh, KLC, Young Guru and Just Blaze will be joined by moderator Peter Rosenberg for a discussion about music technology,...

Tuesday Feb 3rd, 2015

Austin Town Hall Curating First Episode of SXSWfm's Guest DJ Series

Written by Rory Burbeck

The Austin Town Hall Guest DJ hour will be available to stream on SoundCloud until Thursday, February 19.

Nathan Lankford, an Austin Town Hall staff member who regularly contributes to the blog, has put together a wildly diverse playlist that we feel is fully representative of our local music scene....

Tuesday Feb 3rd, 2015

SXSW Interactive Featured Session Speaker: Steve Case

Written by Aurora Blase

Featured Sessions at the 2015 SXSW Interactive Festival showcase some of the world’s most innovative thinkers. Today’s installment of the Featured Speaker Feature focuses on Steve Case. At SXSW, catch his session Rise of the Rest Pitch Competition session on Sunday, March 15th at 5 at the Hilton...

Tuesday Feb 3rd, 2015

SXAméricas Announces 2015 Panels Focused on Latinos in American Culture

Written by Anwar Chagollan

SXAméricas is proud to announce two distinctive panels that will discuss Latinos in American culture and the obstacles they face at work and in the media. These events will take place on Tuesday, March 17 as a part of Convergence Day programming at SXSW and will be open...

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