The Media Equation: A New Model for Music: Big Bands, Big Brands

At the South by Southwest festival this year, historically a place of artistic idiosyncrasy, corporate logos were everywhere.


ArtsBeat: SXSW 2014: No Lady Gaga Show for Me

Getting a ticket to see the show would have required the kind of social-media shillling that I don’t think anyone’s friends or followers should be subjected to.


South by Southwest Festival Adds a TV Section

The Austin, Tex., festival will preview six series, including HBO’s “Silicon Valley” and a pilot for El Rey Network from Robert Rodriguez.


South by Southwest to Add Sports Component

Next March, the pop culture festival in Austin, Tex., will have sports films and presentations alongside its music, film and interactive programs.