Second Play Stages at SXSW Music

The SXSW Second Play Stage series features official SXSW Artists performing stripped-down “happy hour” sets at select Austin hotels throughout the event; an excellent opportunity to catch an act before heading out for the evening.


2018 Showcasing Artists (l-r, t-b): Harry Edohoukwa, Lola Tried, Lucy Rose, Gabriel Wolfchild

2018 Showcasing Artists (l-r, t-b): Harry Edohoukwa, Lola Tried, Lucy Rose, Gabriel Wolfchild

About Second Play Stages

 

SXSW takes pride in presenting bonus shows by a number of its best Music Festival Showcasing Artists in some of the nicest hotel lounges in Austin, and this year is no exception.

Watch these artists play early evening shows at our SXSW Second Play Stages. This is a great opportunity to see completely stripped back and intimate performances.

Last year’s participating hotels included The Backyard @ the Sheraton Hotel, Hotel Van Zandt, Champions @ Courtyard Marriott, Westin Hotel Downtown, Austin Taco Project, Hyatt Regency, Hilton Hotel Cannon & Bell, Wyndham Garden Austin, Hotel Indigo, Intercontinental Stephen F. Austin, Radisson, W Austin Hotel, Embassy Suites, JW Marriott, South Congress Hotel, and Fairmont Austin.

Second Play Stages Schedule

 

The 2019 Second Play Stage schedule will be announced later in the season.

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