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Possessed by Paul James
Written by Rory Burbeck | September 17, 2014

Artist Spotlight: Possessed by Paul James at HAAM Benefit Day

There aren’t many one-man bands that inspire and move the crowd quite like Possessed by Paul James. Konrad Wert’s music is a fierce combination of instruments and styles, deftly switching between guitar, fiddle and banjo all while stomping and singing passionately throughout his live sets....

Rodney Crowell at SXSW 2014
Written by Kevin Connor | September 16, 2014

Listen to Americana Music Festival Preview Now on SXSWfm!

This is the big week of the year for the Americana Music Association; their 15th annual conference and festival kicks off tomorrow at the historic Ryman Auditorium in Nashville, Tennessee with the Honors & Awards show. SXSW veterans hold down the key positions: Jim Lauderdale is the emcee, Buddy Miller...

BRONCHO at SXSW 2014
Written by Rory Burbeck | September 16, 2014

New Music! Artist Alumni Releases - Tuesday, September 16

It’s time for another New Music Tuesday here in the US! Fifteen former SXSW Showcasing Artists make up this week’s list of alumni releases.

Today’s highlights include: Oklahoma garage-punk band BRONCHO returns with a new record out on Dine Alone; multi-instrumentalist Shara Worden releases her fourth studio album under the...

Don't Miss Out! First SXSW Registration Deadline This Friday, September 12

Friday, September 12 marks the first registration deadline for SXSW 2015. It's your last chance to take advantage of the lowest rates and save money on what's sure to be another stellar event!

SXSW Interactive just announced 12 new Featured Speakers to their lineup including Momofoku's David...