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Thursday, March 13 • 12:30pm - 1:30pm
Be Your Own Tastemaker: Music Discovery in 2014

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Is music discovery dying? The streaming charts are full of pop hits, festival lineups could be copy-pasted from week to week, hundreds of bloggers post the same track from the same PR email blast every day and satellite radio plays major label bands masquerading as indie acts. And yet, there's never been more new music than ever before. So where is it? And why don't many listeners care? 

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David Greenwald

JournalistRawkblogDavid Greenwald is the Oregonian's pop music critic and the founder of Rawkblog. Previously an editor at Billboard and the Los Angeles Times, he has written for publications including Rolling Stone, GQ and the Atlantic. "Be Your Own Tastemaker" is his third SXSW... Read More →
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Marion Hodges

Host, The LabKCRWMarion Hodges is a DJ living in Los Angeles, California. She hosts a semi-weekly radio show on KCRW (89.9 FM in Los Angeles, kcrw.com worldwide). She's DJed live events for the L.A. County Museum of Art, the Sundance Institute, and the Skirball Center. In 2008, she... Read More →
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Andrew Jervis

Chief CuratorBandcampI host the Bandcamp Weekly show, co-ordinate all the homepage editorial, and work with labels and artists to help make maximize their sales and exposure.
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Greg Katz

Dir of A&RAngry Mob Music GroupGreg is A&R director for the boutique music publisher Angry Mob in Santa Monica, Calif., where he signs songwriters, acquires catalogs and helps artists develop. He also owns the independent alternative label New Professor Music, which has released adventurous... Read More →

Thursday March 13, 2014 12:30pm - 1:30pm
Austin Convention Center, Room 18D 500 E Cesar Chavez St

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