South By Southwest™ Music News

SXSW 2015 Artist: Spring King
Written by Rory Burbeck | January 21, 2015

BBC Introducing Unveils Lineup for SXSW Music 2015 Showcase

BBC Introducing and the PRS For Music Foundation will co-present a showcase at the British Music Embassy on Wednesday, March 18! Last year, BBC Introducing formed a new partnership with PRS for Music Foundation, the UK's leading charitable funder of new music across all genres. Together, they have given...

SXSW 2015 Artist: Kadavar
Written by Jessica Pickett | January 21, 2015

Boss Tweed Backline's "Black Smoke Conjuring" Lineup Set for SXSW 2015

Los Angeles and Austin based premiere backline company Boss Tweed Backline will be hosting their first official showcase at SXSW this March! Festival attendees can head over to The North Door on Friday, March 20th to catch the killer Black Smoke Conjuring lineup of metal, psychedelic and progressive...

The 2014 SXSW Music Conference
Written by Rory Burbeck | January 20, 2015

Music Conference Spotlight: Should Music Mags Survive or Get Killed Off?

What do you think? It’s a bold question with no easy answer. Music publications are fighting for survival in a digital world against a lot of competition, and several have already lost that battle.

Speakers Ann Powers (NPR), Joe Levy (Billboard) and Nathan Brackett (Rolling Stone) will be led by...