Why Music Journalism Matters in the Streaming Era


Andy Cohn

The Fader

Chris Mench


Marcus Moore


As music streaming services gain tastemaking influence, music journalists compete to maintain their foothold on breaking new talent. Pitchfork founder/editor-in-chief Ryan Schreiber leads a conversation with a panel of experts about navigating new challenges, providing crucial context, and how to evolve as these services threaten to push into the realm of content creation.

[Programming descriptions are generated by participants and do not necessarily reflect the opinions of SXSW.]

Primary Entry: Music Badge, Platinum Badge, Artist Wristband
Secondary Entry: Film Badge, Interactive Badge
Format: Panel
Event Type: Session
Level: Beginner