2018 Official Showcase Presenter
Catch 7 days of intelligent distractions plus cutting-edge music performances at the tiny house of smart located at Palm Park. Enjoy the one of a kind live concerts of Kaki King, March 12, 8 PM and Riders Against the Storm, March 15, 8 PM.
The Brooklyn-based composer and guitarist Kaki King was hailed by Rolling Stone as ‘a genre unto herself’. Kaki King launched a groundbreaking multi-media performance that converts her signature Ovation Adamas guitar into a projection screen depicting a wildly luminous creation myth around the instrument.
Riders Against the Storm (RAS) can only be described as ‘historic’ and a musical movement in Austin. RAS transforms every audience with a refreshing magic and flair that few possess today. In everything they touch, ceremony scrapes the floor and atmosphere, RAS cast out invitations to the world – come and party.
Date: Monday, March 12 & Thursday, March 15
Venue: Palm Park (601 E 3rd St.)
Monday Lineup: Kaki King
Thursday Lineup: Riders Against the Storm
Music and Platinum badgeholders receive primary access to official music showcases. Film and Interactive badgeholders, 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.