The Country Side of SXSW 2017 (In Words & Pictures)

The Country Side of SXSW 2017 (In Words & Pictures)

The biggest takeaway from SXSW 2017 will be that for the first time since the very inception of the idea over 30 years ago, the annual music gathering experienced a palpable draw down in attendance and industry participation to a degree that it fundamentally changed many of the dynamics and rigors one must endure to attend.