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TuneGO® Inc. Official Showcase Presenter at SXSW 2018
For the Third Year Artists from the Music Platform to Perform at Saxon Pub Wednesday, March 14

LAS VEGAS, March 12, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- TuneGO® Inc., a music platform and interactive community that connects independent artists with a global community of music fans and industry professionals, and its independent and innovative record label TuneGO Music Group, is an Official Showcase Presenter at SXSW 2018. For the third year TuneGO is partnering with Austin Artist Development at South by Southwest (SXSW) with an event that will feature an All-Austin line-up at Saxon Pub on Wednesday, March 14. Once again, all artists playing in the showcase are from TuneGO's platform, all of who are actively involved in Austin's legendary music scene. For more information go to

"This is our third year partnering with Austin Artist Development for a SXSW showcase and it keeps getting better and better. This year's talent is incredible and we are excited to shine a spotlight on these artists who have built a strong following on our platform," said John Kohl, co-founder and CEO of TuneGO. "With this group of artists I suspect the crowds will be even larger than in past years; I recommend getting your tickets early so when we get the party started you don't miss out on what promises to be a fabulous evening of music."

President of TuneGO Music Group, Alison Ball, will be in attendance at SXSW scouting new talent for the music platform.

When: Wednesday, March 14 from 8 p.m.2 a.m. CDT
Where: Saxon Pub (1320 S Lamar Blvd.) ($10 cover charge)
Who: Beat Root Revival, Redd Volkaert, Jackie Venson, Mobley, Jeff Plankenhorn, Tje Austin

Beat Root Revival – Duo Magic Harmonies. TuneGo Genre: folk, roots, howling blues & classic pop Beat Root Revival TuneGO Page

Mobley – Songwriter, producer, one-man band. TuneGO Genre: Post Genre Pop Mobley TuneGO Page

Jackie Venson – Rising rock/R&B star. TuneGO Genre: R&B/Blues/Singer/Songwriter Jackie Venson TuneGO Page 

Jeff Plankenhorn - From Master guitar sideman to front and center stage. TuneGO Genre: Roots rock/Americana Jeff Plankenhorn TuneGO Page

Redd Volkaert – Grammy winning music veteran. TuneGO Genre: Country/Americana/ Instrumental Redd Volkaert TuneGO Page 

Tje Austin – 1st Season of "The Voice"-Singer/Songwriter. TuneGO Genre: Singer/Songwriter/Pop/R&B Tje Austin TuneGO Page

Badges and wristbands will be given first priority but tickets are available for the entire evening for $10 at the door. To hear these artists and more visit

Austin Artist Development

Austin Artist Development was started by music veterans Nancy Coplin and Marsha Milam, who donate their time and expertise to a select group of Austin talent to help turn dreams into goals and goals into dreams.

About TuneGO® Inc.

TuneGO® Inc. is a music platform and interactive community that connects independent artists with a global community of music fans and industry professionals.  TuneGO helps independent artists build their fan base and grow as artists through personalized career development tools.  TuneGO provides artists with access to industry opportunities including virtual A&R services, sync licensing deals, radio airplay, connections with the world's most accomplished music producers, introductions to music labels, and more.  TuneGO has established partnerships and relationships with many of the world's leading music and entertainment companies. For more information, visit, or contact TuneGO at TuneGO is a free download in the app store.   

About TuneGO Music Group

TuneGO Music Group (TMG) is an independent and innovative record label that utilizes Big Data from TuneGO to identify and develop emerging artists with mainstream commercial potential. By providing career development support, artist mentoring, song and video production, marketing and publishing services, TMG prepares and promotes talent for top-tier label, performance and distribution opportunities. TuneGO Music Group is a wholly owned subsidiary of TuneGO, Inc. For more information please visit or contact

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