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2014 Grulke Prize Winners Future Islands, The Strypes, Damon Albarn
Written by Linda Park | March 28, 2014

2014 Grulke Prize Winners - Future Islands, The Strypes, Damon Albarn

Future Islands, The Strypes, and Damon Albarn have been named as winners of the second annual Grulke Prize at SXSW 2014.

The Prize, awarded in three categories, was developed in honor of our friend and colleague Creative Director Brent Grulke, who passed away on August 13, 2012.

Brent had...

SXSW Music Hackathon Championship 2014 Winners
Written by Bobby Nall | March 27, 2014

Congratulations to the SXSW Music Hackathon Championship 2014 Winners!

The first annual SXSW Music Hackathon Championship was a win for everyone involved!

The judges chose MOOT as the AT&T Grand Prize winner, taking home $10,000. MOOT is "like an Instagram for music" that allows for simple and instant multi-track music creation using Beats Music and Echo Nest...