SXSW Information Debuts at South By SouthWest

New this year at South By SouthWest is a multi-channel online music service… You can discover some great new music with “The Sound of SXSW,” and hear hundreds of 2012 Showcase Artists on Four Channels of great new music… Channel 1:  Indie Rock & Pop Channel 2:  Americana & Singer/Songwriter Channel 3:  Electronic, Dance, World & Hip Hop Channel […]

Vinyl Tracks Back Into The Groove

The LP is making a strong comeback, now that the CD format has dwindled due to the increase in digital sales. USA Today posted a very interesting fact about vinyl records… “According to recent Nielsen SoundScan numbers, vinyl was the fastest-growing musical format in 2010, with 2.8 million units sold, the format’s best year since […]

Cool Record Stores

It was finding out the stories behind the music that made it so cool. Reading the liner notes on albums; that’s how you learned who played what and why. Now we have VH1 shows called ‘Behind The Music.” Regular customers promoted these record stores out of love for the atmosphere, the culture; as an unofficial […]

Stone Temple Pilots Between the Lines

Stone Temple Pilots have released the first single from their forthcoming album, due this May. “Between the Lines” debuted live at SXSW, where STP performed 16 songs, and then brought Doors guitarist Robby Krieger onstage for a cover of “Roadhouse Blues.” Don’t you know that had to be great! Stone Temple Pilots are beginning a […]

South By SouthWest

I’ve been browsing the South By Southwest website to see what went down in Austin this year. My friends on Facebook have commented how huge SXSW has become. There’s so many events, shows and panels to choose from, it’s hard to see and hear everything. Fortunately, most of the videos are on the SXSW YouTube […]