How about 844 mp3s? SXSW is a festival in Austin Texas next month in which more than 2500 bands will play over five nights. Many of those bands have made mp3s available to the public on the SXSW website, and 844 of them have been gathered together in a torrent file for your listening pleasure. You’ll find a bit of everything in this collection, and there are probably more misses than hits, but it’s a great way to discover new music.
If you don’t know what BitTorrent is or don’t have a BitTorrent client, check out the video below. It’s a complete tutorial on how to download, install and configure uTorrent, a popular piece of software used to download torrents.
Have BitTorrent? Ready to use it? Then go here: Home of the (UNOFFICIAL) SXSW Torrents