Music News

SXSW 2014 Music Speaker: Eric Hilton
Written by Rory Burbeck | February 25, 2014

Session Spotlight: The Re-emerging Artist Rights Movement?

To say the least, songwriters and artists are pissed off. Some firmly believe that the modern day recording artist/songwriter is under siege. They fight their labels, their fans, online distribution services, Internet radio, antagonistic courts, and government indifference. For artists, touring is harder than ever and their copyright property has...

Charles Long Exhibit at The Contemporary Austin
Written by Rory Burbeck | February 25, 2014

Charles Long & The Contemporary Austin Present SXSW Music Showcase

Effervescently combining the visual and audio arts, The Contemporary Austin is opening its doors to Charles Long’s CATALIN exhibition for all Music Badge holders during SXSW Music (March 11-16), as well as presenting an electronic music showcase at the Jones Center location (700 Congress Ave) on Friday, March...

Photo by Debbie Finley
Written by Jessica MacCall | February 25, 2014

SXSWedu One Week Away, 2014 Program Guide Now Available Digitally!

The 2014 SXSWedu Conference & Festival is less than one week away! In anticipation of all the excitement ahead, SXSWedu has just released a digital version of the entire 2014 Program Guide! This is a digital version of the printed Program Guide that registrants will receive when they arrive...