Australian music industry event, BigSound begins it's 12th year running today in Brisbane and will run through this Friday, September 13th. The internationally drawing conference and festival is produced by Queenland's music industry development association, QMusic. With a similar model to SXSW, BigSound brings in a number of...
- Drug deaths threaten EDM fests and their investors
Story from NY Times.
- New Order master tapes are being 'held for ransom,' claims Peter Hook
Story from The Guardian.
- Bob Geldof to travel into space
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As of 11:59 pm Central Time on Sunday, September 8, the public voting portion for speaking proposals in the 2014 SXSW PanelPicker has closed. Yes, you can still browse the PanelPicker interface to check out cool ideas -- but the voting and comment features are now disabled.
Need a real life new media industry hero to make you feel more optimistic about our digital future? How about Alexis Ohanian, He co-founded Reddit in 2005, then later moved on to Breadpig and Hipmunk and currently invests or advises more than 60 startups.
More recently he has devoted...
- X Box Music releases updates and adds free web streaming
Post from Ars Technica.
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Post from Music Machinery.
- Bruno Mars booked for Super Bowl halftime show
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If you are from Texas and love heavy music, you know the name Power Trip and you know they have been dominating the scene for years with their insane live shows. It is refreshing to see all of the band’s hard work come together with their debut full-length, Manifest...
SXSW 2014 marks the 11th Annual Texas High School Film Competition.
* Are you... in the 9th - 12th grade in Texas?
* Is your film... shorter than 5 minutes?