SXSW Isn’t Dead. But The Old Music Industry It Supported Is.

A “remixed” repost from 2011 that remembers how things were previewing why they are.

Eminem and 50 Cent at Shady Records’ 2012 SXSW showcase, a year after their debut at the conference.
Kanye West and Jay-Z at GOOD Music’s 2011 SXSW showcase (image via Consequence of Sound)
Spotify’s CEO Daniel Ek. A sign of what was to come. (photo via Bloomberg)

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