Quick Look: SXSW ON is a Roku channel that brings the 27th annual South by Southwest festival of original music, independent films, and emerging technologies. The channel offers five categories of content.
SXSW LIVE will offer a live feed of festival events beginning Friday, March 13, 2015. You'll find performances, interviews, and panel sessions from artists, filmmakers, and digital creatives. Also available are videos from the SXSW 2013 and 2014 seasons.
The Road is a series that follows touring bands as they embark on a roadtrip. This series offers a behind the scenes look at touring musicians.
Nom Nom consists of videos with bands and their food. Get a look at local eateries with SxSW artists.
Listed as "coming soon" are Secret Level, which covers the world of gaming, and Ultra Mega, which follows pop culture collectors, cosplay, and other esoteric pursuits.
The Road and The Nom Nom were available at the time of channel launch on March 10th with three episodes each; more episodes are promised to bring the total to eight episodes per series.
A promo video for SXSW ON can be viewed below.
-- Information is current as of March 10, 2015
Developer's Channel Description: SXSW ON is a network of shows embracing the spirit, look, and feel of SXSW. Take a tear round look through the eyes of the creatives who come to SXSW. SXSW ON is a spotlight to discover breaking trends, technologies, culture, and arts
CHANNEL STORE CATEGORY: Lifestyle
DEVELOPER: Float Left Interactive