Performers include A$AP Ferg, Into It. Over It., KING, Twin Peaks, Rae Sremmurd, and Misterwives, culminating with The Roots SXSW Jam featuring Big Grams and special guests on Saturday.
The showcase is headlined by alt-rock band Soul Asylum, preceded by performances from Judith Hill, Desi Valentine, Alex Newell, and The Marcus King Band.
The Opening Keynote from Casey Gerald moves to 1:00 pm at the Long Center, with the Keynote Conversation between President Barack Obama and Evan Smith occurring at the Long Center at 2:30 pm. Given the common theme of 21st century civic engagement, running these two keynote sessions back-to-back makes for...
SXSW held an open call for essays for our first-ever David Carr Prize for Emerging Writers this winter and were met with an overwhelmingly outstanding showing of interest. Through this contest, we strive to honor and celebrate the friendship and contributions of David Carr over the years. Carr brought some...
Thao & The Get Down Stay Down, Brian Fallon, Parker Millsap, and Carson McHone will also perform.
The showcases will take place at on Wednesday, March 16 and Friday, March 18.
Last week, SXSW announced that President Barack Obama will be a Keynote Speaker. This event will take place on Friday, March 11 at 2:30pm at Dell Hall at The Long Center.
The SXgood Hub brings together leaders whose creativity and drive for social equity are transforming design, technology and entrepreneurship. We're excited to announce late-breaking additions to our roster, including 2015 Texan gubernatorial candidate Wendy Davis and Kapor Capital's Ben Jealous, who joins Case Foundation's Myth of the Entrepreneur. The Hub's...
We Are X, the award-winning documentary on Japanese rock group X Japan will have three screenings at SXSW Film followed by a performance by Yoshiki, songwriter, multi-instrumentalist, and creative force behind X Japan.
The Grammy Museum’s ’40 Years of Ramones’ Tribute will take place on Thursday, March 17 on Maggie Mae’s Rooftop, with a lineup of more than 15 artists.