2017 Official Showcase Presenter
Latin hip-hop label Meccalani, whose goal is to focus on the urban movement born out of Latin America, will present two official SXSW showcases on Thursday, March 16 and Friday, March 17 at the Speakeasy Kabaret.
The Thursday showcase lineup includes female rapper Gabylonia, Dominican rap artist Vakero with his fusion of hip-hop and reggaeton, Latin Grammy nominated artist El Dusty, Álvaro Díaz with his aspirational raps and word-play, Latin pop songstress Eli Jas, Venezuelan rapper and singer Apache, and Puerto Rican artist Audri Nix with her sensual melodies,
Friday’s showcase is also full of noble Latin acts like MC Ali Aka Mind, Sick Morrison with their fusion of rap and alternative music, Latin Grammy nominated artist El B, Spanish rapper Kultama, Serko Fu with his classic raps, rap crew Caballeros Del Plan G and Arcolirikoz with their mix of soul, funk, and jazz beats.
Date: Thursday, March 16 and Friday, March 17
Venue: Speakeasy Kabaret (412 Congress Ave D)
Thursday Lineup: Audri Nixx, Apache, Eli Jas, El Dusty, Vakero, Álvaro Díaz, Gabylonia Friday Lineup: Ali Aka Mind, Caballeros Del Plan G, Kultama, Sick Morrison, El B, Serko Fu, Arcolirikoz
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.