SXSW Music Hackathon Details Announced

For 24 hours, up-and-coming SXSW showcasing artists will team up with world-class hackers, designers and programmers to create new music tech innovations that will produce enhancements for live performances and interactivity with their fans.

Using their programming knowledge and a collection of music-tech APIs, teams will compete for a grand prize of $10,000.
The SXSW Music Hackathon Championship will take place beginning at 2:00PM Wednesday, March 18 until2:00PM Thursday, March 19 at the Hilton Austin Downtown.

The Hackathon Championship Awards Show will be held on Friday, March 20 from 4:30PM – 6:00PM at the Austin Convention Center in Ballroom G.

To participate in the SXSW Music Hackathon Championship, go here to apply. All interested hackers and designers will be reviewed and contacted regarding their selection to participate.
SXSW badge registration is not required to participate.