South By Southwest™ Music News

Audio Recap: Independent Labels Then & Now at SXSW Music 2015

The landscape for independent record labels has changed quite a bit over the last several decades. An expert team of people with first-hand experience on the topic assembled for a discussion at the 2015 SXSW Music Conference.

The panel - which included Sire Records co-founders Seymour Stein and Richard Gottehrer,...

Jack Ladder & the Dreamlanders at SXSW 2015. Photo by Andy Nietupski.
Written by Rory Burbeck | May 6, 2015

SXSW 2016 Showcasing Artist Applications Open on June 29

We know it feels like SXSW 2015 happened just yesterday, but we’re already beginning to look towards next year. Mark your calendars: artist applications for the 2016 SXSW Music Festival will open on Monday, June 29.

Sonicbids will return as the official SXSW Music Festival application platform for 2016....