March 12, 2012 9:38 PM

Timothy Finn | As SXSW grows, local artists find new ways to get noticed

Over the past several years, the South by Southwest music conference has been less about discovering new music and more a showcase for bands and performers who hardly seem to need the attention. The MidCoast Takeover is a response to a festival that has changed dramatically since 1999, just like the music industry it serves.

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