2017 Official Showcase Presenter
Dub Academy, the Live Music Capital’s notorious DJ and Music Production School partners with Music Manager/Grime Scene Activist Jamie Dred, and international Video Jockey/Turntablist Miss C Brown, to produce SXSW’s only official all UK Grime Showcase, GRIME STATE OF MIND. This showcase merges the unique breed of London, Bristol and Birmingham Grime with some of Austin’s illest DJ’s for a one-night-only event where locals and outsiders alike can soak in a melting pot of culture and talent.
Grime continues to receive more and more International recognition every day, and GRIME STATE OF MIND brings together not only some of the legends of the London scene, but has a strong regional representation of artists from across the UK,” says Jamie Dred, StayFresh founder and Showcase Curator. “This showcase also calls upon local Austin talent and otherwise to help welcome our UK artists alongside the Dub Academy representatives for good measure
Date: Thursday, March 16
Venue: ScratcHouse Backyard (617 E 7th St.)
Lineup: DJ Diggy Dutch & Casual TDJ, Sharkweek, Mz C Brown (Video DJ set), The Hoodtronics (Buck Rodgers & DJ Steady B), Rude Kid, Buggsy, Logan Sama, SafOne, Frisco & DJ Maximum (BBK)
Music and Platinum badgeholders receive primary access to official music showcases. SXSW Showcasing Artist wristbands and Music Festival wristbands have secondary access. All admissions subject to capacity. Exceptions to be noted in schedule listings and/or at venue entrances. Artists and lineup subject to change.