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.


2019 Showcasing Artists (l-r, t-b):Rizha, Hans, French For Rabbits, Darren Eedens & the Slim Pickin's, BABii,  Laura Carbone, Emily C. Browning

2019 Showcasing Artists (l-r, t-b):Rizha, Hans, French For Rabbits, Darren Eedens & the Slim Pickin's, BABii, Laura Carbone, Emily C. Browning

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.

See the schedule below for participating hotels or check online at sxsw.com/free.

Second Play Stages Schedule

 

Browse Schedule By Hotel

Austin Marriott South | Austin Taco Project | Cannon & Belle @ the Hilton Austin | Champions @ Courtyard Marriott | Embassy Suites | Fairmont Austin | Hotel Indigo | Hotel Van Zandt | Hyatt Regency | Intercontinental Stephen F. Austin | W Austin | Wyndham Garden Inn | Edge Rooftop Pool Bar @ JW Marriott | Azul Rooftop Pool & Bar at the Westin


Intercontinental Stephen F. Austin

701 Congress Ave, Austin, TX 78701

Wednesday March 13

3:00 PM – My Life as Ali Thomas
4:00 PM – Penelope Isles
5:00 PM – Annabel Allum (solo)

Thursday March 14

3:00 PM – Art School Girlfriend
4:00 PM – BABii

Friday March 15

3:00 PM – Laura Carbone
4:00 PM – Gurr
5:00 PM – Robinson

Saturday March 16

3:00 PM – French for Rabbits
4:00 PM – Lucy Spraggan
5:00 PM – Emily C Browning

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Austin Taco Project

500 E 4th St, Austin, TX 78701

Saturday March 9

6:00 PM – Longriver
7:00 PM – The Lonesome Heroes
8:00 PM – Grace Pettis

Sunday March 10

6:00 PM – Will Varley
7:00 PM – Deanna Wheeler
8:00 PM – Dossey

Monday March 11

6:00 PM – Lolita Lynn
7:00 PM – Scott Collins
8:00 PM – FADE

Tuesday March 12

6:00 PM – Damien McFly
7:00 PM – Pip Hall
8:00 PM – Darren Eedens & the Slim Pickin’

Wednesday March 13

6:00 PM – Moonlover (solo)
7:00 PM – Sam Eagle (solo)
8:00 PM – Hazey Eyes

Thursday March 14

6:00 PM – Wolf & Moon
7:00 PM – Grace Pettis
8:00 PM – Ruby Jane

Friday March 15

6:00 PM – BABii
7:00 PM – Emily Fairlight
8:00 PM – Claire Morales

Saturday March 16

6:00 PM – Rizha
7:00 PM – Kidsmoke
8:00 PM – Seazoo

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Hilton Cannon and Belle

500 E 4th St, Austin, TX 78701

Friday March 8

6:00 PM – Scott Collins
7:00 PM – Carrie Fussell

Sunday March 10

11:00 AM – ORI
6:00 PM – Adam Ostrar
7:00 PM – Soft Streak
8:00 PM – Christelle Bofale

Monday March 11

6:00 PM – Denise le Menice
7:00 PM – Annabel Allum (solo)
8:00 PM – Will Varley

Tuesday March 12

6:00 PM – TBD
7:00 PM – BUHU
8:00 PM – fuvk

Wednesday March 13

6:00 PM – Sofie Winterson
7:00 PM – FADE
8:00 PM – Tai Alvarenga

Thursday March 14

6:00 PM – Virgin Pool
7:00 PM – Hans.
8:00 PM – French for Rabbits

Friday March 15

6:00 PM – Jackie Bristow
7:00 PM – Emily C. Browning
8:00 PM – Emma Elisabeth

Saturday March 16

6:00 PM – JonZ
7:00 PM – ORI
8:00 PM – Lucy Spraggan

Sunday March 17

11:00 AM – Art School Girlfriend

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Hotel Indigo

810 Red River St, Austin, TX 78701

Friday March 8

6:00 PM – Jean Caffeine
7:00 PM – fuvk

Saturday March 9

6:00 PM – Dossey
7:00 PM – Scott Collins

Sunday March 10

6:00 PM – Wolf & Moon
7:00 PM – Charlie Belle

Monday March 11

6:00 PM – Emily Fairlight
7:00 PM – BABii

Tuesday March 12

6:00 PM – Emma Elisabeth
7:00 PM – FADE

Wednesday March 13

6:00 PM – Pip Hall
7:00 PM – Willie J Healey

Thursday March 14

6:00 PM – Art School Girlfriend
7:00 PM – Sam Eagle

Friday March 15

6:00 PM – Darren Eedens & the Slim Pickin’
7:00 PM – Lion Heights

Saturday March 16

6:00 PM – Theodore
7:00 PM – Moonlover

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Hotel Van Zandt

605 Davis St, Austin, TX 78701

Wednesday March 13

6:00 PM – Charlie Belle

Thursday March 14

7:00 PM – Nancy

Friday March 15

6:00 PM – Georgi Kay
7:00 PM – French for Rabbits

Saturday March 16

7:00 PM – Joshua Burnside

Please check for a schedule at www.sxsw.com/free.

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Edge Rooftop Pool Bar @ JW Marriott

110 E. 2nd Street | Austin, Texas 78701, Austin, TX 78701

Friday March 8

6:00 PM – TBD
7:00 PM – TBD

Saturday March 9

6:00 PM – TBD
7:00 PM – Ferris & Sylvester

Sunday March 10

5:00 PM – TBD
6:00 PM – TBD
7:00 PM – TBD

Monday March 11

5:00 PM – TBD
6:00 PM – Harmony Byrne
7:00 PM – San Mei

Tuesday March 12

5:00 PM – Trouble Notes
6:00 PM – Charlotte OC
7:00 PM – Kidsmoke

Wednesday March 13

6:00 PM – Rose Droll
7:00 PM – Lucy Whittaker

Thursday March 14

6:00 PM – Pip Hall
7:00 PM – Maybe April

Friday March 15

5:00 PM – The Tallies
6:00 PM – Suzan Köchcher
7:00 PM – APRE

Saturday March 16

5:00 PM – Sam Eagle
6:00 PM – TBD
7:00 PM – TBD

Please check for a schedule at www.sxsw.com/free.

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W Austin Hotel

200 Lavaca St, Austin, TX 78701

Thursday March 14

6:00 PM – FEELS

Friday March 15

6:00 PM – Photo Ops

Please check for a schedule at www.sxsw.com/free.

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Hyatt Regency

208 Barton Springs Rd, Austin, TX 78704

Monday March 11

7:00 PM – Tais Alvarenga

Tuesday March 12

7:00 PM – Sebastian Romero

Wednesday March 13

7:00 PM – David Keenan

Thursday March 14

6:00 PM – My Life as Ali Thomas
7:00 PM – Red Steppes

Saturday March 16

7:00 PM – French for Rabbits

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Champions@Courtyard Marriott

300 E 4th St, Austin, TX 78701

Tuesday March 12

6:00 PM – Sam Eagle
7:00 PM – Chris Hicks
8:00 PM – Edan Archer

Wednesday March 13

6:00 PM – The Young Something
7:00 PM – Maybe April
8:00 PM – K. C. Harris

Thursday March 14

6:00 PM – Kidsmoke
7:00 PM – Seazoo
8:00 PM – Karen Jonas

Friday March 15

7:00 PM – January Jane
8:00 PM – Chris Berardo

Saturday March 16

6:00 PM – Joshua Burnside
7:00 PM – Pip Hall
8:00 PM – Lizzie and the Makers

Please check for a schedule at www.sxsw.com/free.

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Embassy Suites

300 South Congress, Austin, Texas 78704

Sunday March 10

5:00 PM – fuvk
6:00 PM – THERE

Monday March 11

4:00 PM – Quiet Hollers
6:00 PM – THERE
7:00 PM – Andy Jenkins

Tuesday March 12

4:00 PM – Sofie Winterson
5:00 PM – San Mei
6:00 PM – Norma
7:00 PM – Vanessa Zamora

Wednesday March 13

6:00 PM – Hala
7:00 PM – Emma Elisabeth

Thursday March 14

4:00 PM – Dawn Avenue
5:00 PM – Lucia Tacchetti
6:00 PM 0 The Ophelias
7:00 PM – Dan Luke and the Raid

Friday March 15

4:00 PM – Her Skin
5:00 PM – Honeyock
6:00 PM – Lolita de Sola

Saturday March 16

4:00 PM – Suzan Kocher
6:00 PM – Mundaka
7:00 PM – Edna and the Musicians

Please check for a schedule at www.sxsw.com/free.

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Wyndham Garden Hotel Austin

3401 S IH 35 Frontage Rd, Austin, TX 78741

Tuesday March 12

7:00 PM – Susan Kocher
8:00 PM – My Life as Ali Thomas

Wednesday March 13

7:00 PM – FUVK
8:00 PM – Jackie Bristow

Thursday March 14

7:00 PM – Buenos Diaz
8:00 PM – Vlad Holiday

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Marriott South Austin

4415 S IH 35 Frontage Rd, Austin, TX 78744

Wednesday March 13

3:00 PM – TBD
4:00 PM – TBD
5:00 PM – TBD

Thursday March 14

3:00 PM – TBD
4:00 PM – TBD
5:00 PM – TBD

Please check for a schedule at www.sxsw.com/free.

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Fairmont Austin

101 Red River St, Austin, TX 78701

Friday March 8

6:00 PM – Lion Heights

Saturday March 9

6:00 PM – Jackie Bristow
7:00 PM – Charlie Belle

Monday March 11

6:00 PM – Lucia Tacchetti
7:00 PM – Maybe April

Tuesday March 12

6:00 PM – Georgi Kay
7:00 PM – KOLARS

Wednesday March 13

6:00 PM – Damien McFly

Thursday March 14

6:00 PM – APRE

Friday March 15

6:00 PM – Art School Girlfriend

Saturday March 16

6:00 PM – Da Chick
7:00 PM – MOUGLI

Please check for a schedule at www.sxsw.com/free.
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Azul Rooftop Pool & Bar at the Westin

310 E. 5th St. Austin, TX 78701

Tuesday March 12

6:00 PM – Papercutz
7:00 PM – Rascalton

Wednesday March 13

6:00 PM – Lucy Whittaker
7:00 PM – Ferris & Sylvester

Thursday March 14

6:00 PM – Maybe April
7:00 PM – Pip Hall

Friday March 15

6:00 PM – APRE
7:00 PM – San Mei

Saturday March 16

6:00 PM – City in the Clouds

Please check for a schedule at www.sxsw.com/free.
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