Making & Promoting Music

MARCH 13-17 • MUSIC. There is so much to learn and share about the process of creating, writing, playing, and sharing music in today’s world. Likewise, new distribution models, promotional platforms, and release strategies are changing the game for indie and major artists.


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Making & Promoting Music

"I Wrote That Song" Featured Session with Britt Daniel of Spoon at the 2017 SXSW Conference - Photo by Mauricio Lujan

Making & Promoting Music Schedule

 

Stay tuned to SXSW News and this page for information on SXSW 2019 registration, application periods, and more coming in Summer 2018.


New distribution models, promotional platforms, and release strategies are changing the game for indie and major artists. Making & Promoting Music sessions include Music and the Brain: How Sounds Become Pleasurable, From Obscurity to Infamy: The Modern Reissue Boon, A Holistic Approach To China’s Music Industry, and more.

Making & Promoting Music Track sessions are held March 13-17 at the Austin Convention Center (ACC).

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SXSW dedicates itself to helping creative people achieve their goals. Founded in 1987 in Austin, Texas, SXSW is best known for its conference and festivals that celebrate the convergence of the interactive, film, and music industries.

The SXSW Conference provides an opportunity for global professionals at every level to participate, learn, and network. Featuring a variety of tracks that allow attendees to explore what’s next in the worlds of entertainment, culture, and technology, SXSW proves that the most unexpected discoveries happen when diverse topics and people come together.

Explore Keynotes, Featured Speakers, Session Formats, and the full schedule of SXSW Conference across 24 tracks of programming for the 2018 SXSW Conference.

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