We have your weekly helping of SXSW Showcasing Artists on today’s Weekly Roundup.
Additions to the 2020 Music Festival include Savages frontwoman Jehnny Beth; Stone’s Throw pop-experimentalist Sudan Archives; NYC’s genre-skirting Gen Z LAUNDRY DAY; Ghostly International electronic producer Telefon Tel Aviv; R&B up-and-coming gems Erika de Casier from Copenhagen and Georgia’s Baby Rose; Helsinki-based punk-tinged pop songwriting powerhouse ALMA; Icelandic solo-synth artist Sólveig Matthildur (of Kælan Mikla); and SXSW rap veteran Trae Tha Truth to name a few.
Earlier this week we also announced two showcases for the British Music Embassy presented by BBC Introducing and BBC Radio 6 Music. Check out the full lineups with the hottest music coming out of the UK.
A few highlights from the announcement include Keynotes from Oscar, Golden Globe, and Grammy Award-winning composers Trent Reznor and Atticus Ross of Nine Inch Nails with Watchmen producer Damon Lindelof; multiple Grammy-award winning musician, actress, producer, director, and writer St. Vincent a/k/a Annie Clark in conversation with musician, actress, writer, and director Carrie Brownstein; K-Pop pioneer and SM Entertainment founder Soo-Man Lee, and eight-time Grammy-nominated singer, songwriter, producer, activist, and actress Janelle Monáe as well as featured speakers Ozzy Osbourne and AI-embracing 4AD electronic composer/producer Holly Herndon to name a few.
Listen to all of today’s announced artists along with all acts taking the stage this march. Here are a few ways to discover:
- Stream our Genre, On The SX Stereo, and Official 2020 Playlists on Apple Music and Spotify
- Watch your favorite artist on our Music Video Playlist on YouTube
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