Indie rap and misogyny at the Danny Brown show
Review from NY Times.
7 female musicians discuss their experiences with sexism
Post from Buzzfeed.
Sony reports first annual profit in five years
Story from BBC News.
Bowie video causes YouTube kerfuffle
Story from The Guardian.
The SXSW® Music and Media Conference is back for its 27th year. Our reputation as the biggest and most anticipated convergence of all things music is being kept alive by our continued effort to offer compelling daytime programming and stellar nighttime showcases.
Check out a laser-cut wooden record
Post from Wired.
Blue Note to partner with ArtistShare
Post from NY Times Arts Beat.
As I Lay Dying singer Tim Lambesis arrested in murder-for-hire plot
Story from LA Times.
Alan McGee launches new label
Item from NME.
Downloadify exploits Spotify DRM, pulled from Chrome web store
Post from Ars Technica.
Chesney logs seventh number one album
Chart watch from Billboard.
SXSW's most excellent PanelPicker is coming soon for Music, Film and Interactive, and we just wanted to give you the heads up so that you can start planning your ideas. Stay tuned to this here site in the coming weeks for more information on the two-step process (submission and voting) and what makes for a successful proposal.
Austin music fans, come celebrate the birth of the Austin Chronicle's own Margaret Moser! This Sunday, May 12, from 4pm-9:30 we'll be celebrating at the Continental Club with a star-studded show featuring performance from Jimmie Vaughan, Lou Ann Barton, the Skunks, the Mystic Knights of the Sea, Alejandro Escovedo, Jon Dee Graham (Official), Kathy Valentine Official, Kelly Willis & Bruce Robison, Ty Gavin, The Wagoneers, Shoulders, The Wild Seeds, plus a couple "second generation" bands & some surprises!
New! 2014 dates!
Interactive: March 7–11
Film: March 7–16
Music: March 11–16
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