Heading to SXSW 2019? 4 Ways To Prepare For the Chaos

[Editors Note: This article was written by Angela Mastrogiacomo. Remember, if you’re a TuneCore Artist and you’re heading down to SXSW 2019, be sure to stop by our #MusicMadeMe Mixer on Friday, March 15th!] Can you feel the impending chaos? With SXSW 2019 right around the corner, most of us will find ourselves frantically trying […]

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Join Us At SXSW 2019 For Our #MusicMadeMe Mixer!

Heading to SXSW 2019? Swing by Javelina on Friday, March 15th for the #MusicMadeMe Mixer It’s that time again! Each year, thousands of independent artists descend upon Austin, Texas to perform, network and learn during the annual South By Southwest (SXSW) conference. Whether they’re ‘official’ showcasing artists or simply showed up to perform wherever they […]

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Getting Ready For Your SXSW Showcases

[Editors Note: This blog was written by Rich Nardo. We published this article in advance of SXSW 2018, but the valuable advice ahead will help you get ready for SXSW 2019!]   SXSW  is just around the corner and, if you’re performing at the conference this year, it’s time to start preparing. While a lot of […]

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SXSW 2019 – Best Practices for the Biggest Fest

[Editors Note: This article was written by TuneCore’s Director of Entertainment Relations, Amy Lombardi. We published this article in advance of SXSW 2018, but the valuable advice ahead will help you get ready for SXSW 2019!]   You’re heading to SXSW, one of the world’s largest music festivals and conferences. Well, whether you’re a veteran of South […]

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Networking At SXSW: Keep Those Connections After the Festival Ends

[Editors Note: This article was written by Angela Mastrogiacomo.]   Flash forward to a couple of weeks from now: you’ve made it through the brilliance and chaos of another SXSW, and you between all the showcases, panels, and parties, you managed to make a few strong connections that you’d like to hang onto. So, how do […]

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Some Post-SXSW Thoughts From TuneCore’s Staff

A couple weeks back, a group from of TuneCore staff members trekked down to Austin for SXSW 2017. We had a great set-up in the SXSW Artist Gifting Lounge, where we were able to connect directly with artists – getting feedback, answering questions, providing promotional/social media consultations, and in some cases, just explaining what we’re […]

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Scenes From SXSW 2017

We’re only a couple days in and so far, SXSW 2017 has been a blast! Tons of amazing live music moments, a sweet set-up in the Artist Lounge where we’re connecting with our artists, and super educational and informative panels. We thought we’d check in and show off some of the fun we’re having in […]

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5 Tips to Prepare for SXSW

[Editors Note: This blog was written by W. Tyler Allen, a music and marketing consultant and contributor to the TuneCore Blog.] SXSW is one of those events that has become synonymous with the music industry. The festival and conference is one of the best known events in the US that centers around technology and music. […]

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SXSW 2017 Austin Local Picks: Tacos, Record Stores, Margaritas and More

Heading to SXSW 2017 this week? Prepare for sensory overload! So many unique and exciting places to grab a bite/drink, catch a show, or dig in the crates. Regardless of your busy schedule, it’s likely to include at least a little bit of downtime, so we thought it’d be cool to build on our “Local Picks” blog […]

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Your Stress-Free SXSW Kit

[Editors Note: We published this article in advance of SXSW 2017, but the valuable advice ahead will help you get ready for SXSW 2019! ] With SXSW kicking off this week, we thought it would be cool to offer our friend Debbie Stanley’s “Stress-Free SXSW Kit” infographic, covering everything an indie artist or band will […]

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