The Daily Chord Weekly Recap – Friday, August 23

Make the most efficient use of your surfing time with the Daily Chord, SXSW's music news aggregator which posts a handful of carefully chosen stories each weekday. From stage to studio to streaming, you'll have valuable information on hand without getting lost in a rabbit hole. This week featured stories on merch's impact on the industry, musicians in the courts, and artist profiles on Jay Som, Billie Eilish, Neil Young, Portishead, and more. Subscribe to the Daily Chord email newsletter for a quick look at the headlines in your inbox.

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By Hayden Bagot