Showcase Applications

March 16–22, 2020

SXSW Showcasing Artists benefit from career-changing exposure and publicity provided by the amazing mix of influential participants who attend SXSW every year.

Applications are closed for the 2020 season.

2019 Artist, Cimafunk - Photo by Stephen Olker

2019 Artist, Cimafunk - Photo by Stephen Olker

About 2020 SXSW Showcase Applications


Showcasing at the 2020 SXSW Music Festival means performing in one of Austin’s famous live music venues for an audience including 30,000 industry reps, 3,000 media members, and thousands of fans and fellow musicians from all over the world.

Applications are closed for the 2020 season.

Explore the latest 2020 announcements for SXSW Music Festival and stay tuned to SXSW News for more programming updates throughout the season.


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