Music News

Written by Jessica Pickett | September 10, 2013

SXSW Alum & Backbeat Artists at Australia's BigSound Conference

Australian music industry event, BigSound begins it's 12th year running today in Brisbane and will run through this Friday, September 13th. The internationally drawing conference and festival is produced by Queenland's music industry development association, QMusic. With a similar model to SXSW, BigSound brings in a number of...

SXSW PanelPicker Community Voting Deadline Extended

Good news, scratch that, great news: There's still time to get in your last minute picks. No, not Fantasy Football, PanelPicker! If you were worried about trying to get in all your last 2014 SXSW PanelPicker votes before today's deadline, you're in luck. We've decided to extend the community...

Announcing the SXSW Eco Place by Design Finalists!

We're ecstatic to announce the 15 finalists of SXSW Eco's first-ever public space design competition Place by Design. These inspiring projects demonstrate a range of innovative methods that transform underutilized public places. The Place by Design jurors narrowed the original 79 entries into our 15 finalists who...