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Help Send EFF to SXSW 2019

EFF - 15 Aug 2018
Want to see the Electronic Frontier Foundation at the annual SXSW conference and festival in 2019? Help us get there by voting for our panels in the SXSW Panel Picker! Every year, the Internet has a chance to choose what panels will be featured at the ...

PMA hopes to get 'primal' with SXSW panel proposal

The Packer - 16 Aug 2018
The Produce Marketing Association is targeting an unlikely venue to promote the role of fresh fruit and vegetables in a healthy diet. PMA has submitted a proposal to organizers of Austin, Texas', annual music festival South By Southwest, known as SXSW.

SXSW Winner 'Jinn' Bought by Orion Classics for November Release

Variety - 14 Aug 2018
Orion Classics has acquired all North American and Latin American rights to the coming-of-age drama “Jinn,” which won the Special Jury Award for writing at the SXSW Festival in March. Orion Classics will release the drama in theaters on Nov. 15 and on ...

SXSW – Music Festival Programmer (US)

Music Business Worldwide - 13 Aug 2018
SXSW is in search of an all-star Music Programmer for its Music Festival programming team based in Austin, Texas. This role will coordinate with artists, booking agents and showcase presenters to help build a diverse and compelling multi-genre lineup ...

SXSW EDU opens 2019 'PanelPicker'

EdScoop News - 06 Aug 2018
SXSW EDU officials are seeking “up or down votes” on nearly 1,500 potential sessions under consideration for next year's annual education conference in Austin, Texas. Among the proposals: “What's Driving K-12 Innovation?” — a panel featuring top ...

SXSW standout Billie Eilish coming to Austin this fall

austin360 (blog) - 24 Jul 2018
Teenage pop sensation, Billie Eilish made a big splash at SXSW this spring. She displayed an impressive range of songwriting skill and emotional depth in an intimate performance at the Vevo House during the fest. Billie Ellish performs at the VEVO ...

Rock the Vote: Help Bring Awesome Crunchyroll Panels to SXSW!

Crunchyroll News - 11 Aug 2018
Programming at SXSW is chosen partially by fans and attendees. Thanks to the PanelPicker on their website, potential congoers can check out panel submissions, then upvote their favorites. Community voting makes up 30% of the decision-making process ...

Elon Musk describes 'difficult and painful year'

Northwest Herald - 18 Aug 2018
Electric car maker Tesla's CEO Elon Musk gives the opening keynote at the SXSW Interactive Festival March 9, 2013, in Austin, Texas. Musk has admitted in a wide-ranging interview with The New York Times that stress is taking a heavy toll in what he ...

Report: SXSW's 2018 economic impact was $350.6 million - 09 Jul 2018
“Starting as a music festival, then expanding to include film and evolving further to cover interactive technology, as well as education and now gaming, SXSW has become the world's fair of the future. It has made Austin the focal point of the world in ...

SXSW 2018

NPR - 01 Mar 2018
Mélat's 'Push,' Live From Austin. March 28, 2018 • Watch the R&B singer perform her smart and stylish standout single onstage in her hometown of Austin, Texas, during SXSW. SXSW 2018 Wrap-Up: Our Favorite Discoveries And Memorable Moments. Listen.

How SXSW Captures Pop Culture

Forbes - 20 Mar 2018
Seventy-five thousand people descended on's Austin, TX, for the nine day South by Southwest (SXSW) conference that wrapped on Sunday, March 18. The conference has grown by leaps and bounds over its twenty one year history. What started as an indie ...

4 Ridiculously Over-the-Top Villas You Can Rent on Airbnb

The Manual - 17 Aug 2018
The SXSW Exclusive Villa is exactly what it sounds like: a sprawling, three-property estate with every imaginable amenity all within walking distance of the festival. The pictures tell the whole story. Suffice to say, you won't be wanting for much ...

SXSW 2018: 30 Best Artists We Saw at the Austin Throwdown - 20 Mar 2018
Her late-afternoon set at Cheer Up Charlies' indoor stage on Saturday – her last of a hectic SXSW – found the singer combatting a chattering crowd. Yet that oddly provided an ideal counterpoint to her spooky, sad Americana, making her vocals seem even ...

The Austin 100

NPR - 01 Mar 2018
In the middle of every March, the SXSW Music Festival fills Austin, Texas, with thousands of musicians from around the world. It's a marathon so daunting — it's a marathon and a sprint, really — that even longtime SXSW veterans need a hand winnowing ...

What To Wear: SXSW Interactive 2018

Forbes - 05 Mar 2018
What To Wear is a regular column focusing on style and the professional. SXSW Interactive, a tech conference within the larger South by Southwest festival, returns March 9-13 to Austin, Texas. Last year, 70,696 attended all conference events with 421 ...

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