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Film Submission Tips: Submitting Your Film for SXsports

SXSW Film is currently accepting sports-related film submissions to be included in SXsports 2015!

Last year, films that screened as part of SXsports impressed by challenging the cultural impact of sports and the term “sport” itself. From competitive jigsaw puzzling in Wicker Kittens to the hilarious tale of...

Possessed by Paul James
Written by Rory Burbeck | September 17, 2014

Artist Spotlight: Possessed by Paul James at HAAM Benefit Day

There aren’t many one-man bands that inspire and move the crowd quite like Possessed by Paul James. Konrad Wert’s music is a fierce combination of instruments and styles, deftly switching between guitar, fiddle and banjo all while stomping and singing passionately throughout his live sets....

Rodney Crowell at SXSW 2014
Written by Kevin Connor | September 16, 2014

Listen to Americana Music Festival Preview Now on SXSWfm!

This is the big week of the year for the Americana Music Association; their 15th annual conference and festival kicks off tomorrow at the historic Ryman Auditorium in Nashville, Tennessee with the Honors & Awards show. SXSW veterans hold down the key positions: Jim Lauderdale is the emcee, Buddy Miller...

BRONCHO at SXSW 2014
Written by Rory Burbeck | September 16, 2014

New Music! Artist Alumni Releases - Tuesday, September 16

It’s time for another New Music Tuesday here in the US! Fifteen former SXSW Showcasing Artists make up this week’s list of alumni releases.

Today’s highlights include: Oklahoma garage-punk band BRONCHO returns with a new record out on Dine Alone; multi-instrumentalist Shara Worden releases her fourth studio album under the...

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