Music news updates.
RIAA not satisfied with Google's copyright takedown system
Post from Ars Technica.
Beatles biographer donates song manuscripts
Post from NY Times Arts Beat.
Rapper Tim Dog accused of faking own death
Story from The Guardian.
New Shazam iPad app is always listening
Post from The Verge.
The five best and worst replacement singers
Post from Consequence Of Sound.
Fifteen reasons I should be in your band
Post from New Yorker Shouts and Murmurs.
Vampire Weekend debuts at #1
Chart watch from Billboard.
- Artists miss opportunities when they skip the panels
Written by Dempsey Jones
Telekinesis released another fun and intriguing album last month. Dormarion is frontman Michael Benjamin Lerner's third record since signing with Merge Records in 2009. Each bright and catchy track creates an album that is representative of the place it was recorded: right here in Austin, Texas. Dormarion was produced by Jim Eno, the drummer of Spoon, and the album even took its name from the very street it was recorded on.
Ticketmaster settles suit over bogus rewards program for $23 million
Story from AP.
A parking lot with a beat
Review from NY Times.
KROQ's Weenie Roast embraces indie rock
Review from LA Times.
Are young people being priced out of music festivals?
Commentary from The Guardian.
May 2013 Issue of SXSWorld Now Available Online
Featuring The SXSW 2013 Recap with tons of photos, stories, in-depth post-event coverage and more!
SXSW Eco's PanelPicker is open for voting! From corporations using biomimicry to better their products to saving forests with paper, the sessions submitted for 2013 are as diverse and exciting as the event itself. Our staff has been hard at work developing new and improved events for this year's conference including:
New! 2014 dates!
Interactive: March 7–11
Film: March 7–15
Music: March 11–16
Learn more about our other events...