October is just around the corner and we're busy finalizing the exciting schedule of sessions, speakers and special events for SXSW Eco. Highlights for this week include:
- Signups now open for SXSW Eco Ignite presented by SURGE Accelerator. This 2-hour event will connect leading investors to the most ...
Our thoughts are with the family and friends of Caspian's bass player Chris Friedrich after the band announces his sudden passing.
- Luke Bryan Nets Second Week Atop Billboard 200, John Mayer Debuts at No. 2
Story from Billboard.
- Beatles to Release Second Volume of BBC Recordings
Article from The Guardian.
- March on Washington Set the Standard for Songs of Protest ...
The App Annex is back for another year and gearing up to be even better than its 2013 debut. This hands on facet of the Music Gear Expo will showcase the best in new music creation apps, allowing users to interface with everything from virtual guitars, keyboards and drums...
- Sirius XM Sued Over Alleged Underpayment of Royalties
Story from Hollywood Reporter.
- CBS Blackout Frustrates Artists Aiming for 'Letterman' Exposure
Article from Rolling Stone.
- Apple Patents ‘Silent Disco’ Tech For Distributed Raves And Shared Private DJ Sets
Provocative discussions and spirited debates are an exciting part of SXSW Eco, and our 2013 program promises to challenge your preconceived notions of good and evil. It's our mission as a conference not to be one-dimensional, but to bring these important conversations to center stage. Our community is...
Labor Day weekend is right around the corner which brings about Bumbershoot's 42nd year running. The nonprofit music and arts festival will take place on both indoor and outdoor stages at the Seattle Center August 31st-September 2nd. SXSW alum and Backbeat favorites Baroness, Superchunk, FIDLAR, and The Men...
- 'N Sync's Brief VMAs Reunion Is Tearin' Up Fans' Hearts
Story from Yahoo Music.
- MTV VMAs: The Complete Winners List
Story from The Hollywood Reporter.
- Linda Ronstadt Reveals Parkinson's Diagnosis
Story from Rolling Stone.
- The ...