Backplane holding SXSW music hackathon with managers
New online marketing platform Backplane - of Lady Gaga investment fame (Bulletin, 23-Jan-12) - has announced plans to hold an SXSW Managers Hack event in March, during the SXSW conference.
February 7, 2012
SXSW Accelerator music tech finalists announced
Fresh from this year's Midemlab contest, we're onto the next competition for music technology startups: SXSW Accelerator.
February 6, 2012
Music Ally Report : Channels Hopping
- Channels hopping - music TV online - Music videos take their tablets - TrendWatch: What's hot at SXSW - Interview: mSpot cloud service - Latest deals and stats
March 17, 2011
SXSW 792 track torrent up for grabs
In keeping with the SXSW yearly cycle - SXSWtorrent.com has grabbed all 792 tracks from the official Shoutcast stream of bands playing SXSW showcases and made them available in a single torrent file.
February 16, 2011
SXSW 2011 Music Technology finalists announced
More than 400 companies entered this year's SXSW Music Technology Accelerator competition, and now the finalists have been announced.
February 14, 2011
ShareSquare set for QR code promotion at SXSW
Scannable QR codes are increasingly on the radar of music marketers, now that tens of millions of smartphones are able to decode them.
February 7, 2011
Next Big Sound reveals the buzziest bands at SXSW
Music analytics firm Next Big Sound has been tracking a stack of bands playing the SXSW Festival, tallying how many fans they've added on social networks during the event to see which are getting the biggest buzz...
March 24, 2010
MOG unveils its mobile apps and pricing at SXSW
US streaming music service MOG has been planning its move into mobile for a while now, but yesterday at SXSW it unveiled its iPhone and Android apps - and equally importantly, the pricing to use them. MOG's current web service...
March 16, 2010
Pirate Bay founder gives advice to the music industry
With the debate around new digital music business models in full swing, what does The Pirate Bay have to contribute? Co-founder Peter Sunde took part (via video-conference) in a panel at the SXSW Festival this weekend, and...
March 15, 2010
At SXSW this week with an iPhone? Get SuperGlued
If you're braving the 1,200-band inferno of SXSW this week and own an iPhone, you might want to download SuperGlued
March 12, 2010
SXSW: The 5.43GB torrent compilation
It's not long until this year's South by Southwest (SXSW) festival, with hundreds of tracks from participating bands available to download as MP3s from the official website. An easier way to get hold of them, though, is BitTorrent...
March 8, 2010