2013 is quickly coming to a close and the end of the major music festival season is upon us. The Austin City Limits Music Festival begins the first of its two weekends tomorrow in Austin’s Zilker Park. Weekend One of the festival will run October 4-6, and Weekend Two...
- Jury finds AEG not negligent in Michael Jackson death
Story from LA Times.
- Kevin Shields says Britpop was a government conspiracy
Post from The Guardian.
- An inconvenient truth: Why music sounds bad
Post from CNET Audiophiliac. ...
SXSW Eco officially begins on Monday, October 7, but the pre-conference activities begin this weekend!
- Drake sells 658k in #1 debut
Chart watch from Billboard.
- Pussy Riot's Tolokonnikova could resume hunger strike
Story from The Moscow Times.
- David Bowie's 100 must-read books
Story from The Telegraph.
- Arbitron renames Nielsen Audio ...
Get your game face on as we introduce SXsports, a new component of the SXSW festival you know and love that truly encompasses all SXSW has to offer. A sports-focused track of panel programming and film screenings, the inaugural SXsports will take place Friday afternoon, March 7 through the...
In one week we will be at the Austin Convention Center in the midst of all of the good things that are SXSW Eco 2013. Here at SXSW Headquarters we are busy preparing to make sure the third installment of SXSW Eco is the most exciting one yet. No...
Quebec's annual POP Montreal International Music Festival celebrated its 12th year running this past week, September 25-29. Similar to SXSW, the five day event strives to showcase emerging and established musicians from all over the globe in a number of venues across the city of Montreal. They present more...
- Chvrches' Lauren Mayberry: 'I will not accept online misogyny'
Commentary from The Guardian.
- Rep. Mel Watt introduces new performance royalty bill
Story from FMQB.
- Artist and advocate David Lowery profiled
Story from NY Times.
- YouTube ...