JrockRevolution.com to host panel on Japanese music globally at SXSW

Wednesday, March 10th 2010

JrockRevolution.com is proud to announce its participation at the South by Southwest Music and Media Conference in Austin, Texas. JrockRevolution.com will be part of a representation of individuals and organizations dedicated to the international Japanese music industry. The panel is set to take place on Wednesday, March 17 at 3:30PM at the Austin Convention Center.


JrockRevolution.com is no stranger to the international Japanese music scene and has previously hosted industry panels at conventions such as Anime Expo and Otakon. For SXSW, a team of notable professionals has been gathered to discuss the international expansion of Japanese music. Each panelist is on the frontline of the international music scene from their respective angles and expertise. South by Southwest is an internationally known music conference showcasing over 2,000 bands and attracting industry professionals from around the world. Over the years, this conference has developed to become the must-attend networking event for everyone involved in the entertainment industry. With their motto “Tomorrow Happens Here,” SXSW has launched new creative content for the future of entertainment.

About South by Southwest:

South by Southwest (SXSW, Inc.) is a private company based in Austin, Texas, with a year-round staff of professionals dedicated to building and delivering conference and festival events for entertainment and related media industry professionals. Since 1987, SXSW has produced the internationally recognized Music and Media Conference & Festival. In 1994 as the entertainment business adjusted to issues of future growth and development, SXSW added conferences and festivals for the film industry (SXSW Film) as well as for the blossoming interactive media (SXSW Interactive Festival). Now three industry events converge in Austin during a Texas-sized week, mirroring the ever increasing convergence of entertainment/media outlets. In addition to the SXSWeek events, SXSW is also involved in North by Northeast (NXNE), held in Toronto, Canada in late Spring, in association with NOW, an alternative newsweekly in Toronto.

About JrockRevolution.com:

JrockRevolution.com ventured forth after the success of the Jrock Revolution Festival to provide a gathering place and destination site for worldwide Jrock fans, the biggest official space for passionate fans everywhere in supporting the growing movement for global access to Jrock. Branching throughout various social networks and now featuring its very own cable television show "Bento Beatbox", JrockRevolution.com is dedicated to providing the very best news and coverage of Japanese rock music in the U.S. and around the world.