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SXSW Music Weekly Roundup: Yumi Zouma, So!YoON!, Cumbiatón, and More

Welcome to the first Weekly Roundup for the SXSW 2020 Music Festival. Check back every Thursday morning for Weekly Roundups, where we will announce Showcasing Artist additions as we approach March. This week we have over 100 artists joining the already stellar lineup – Here we go.

Additions include New Zealand dream pop outfit Yumi Zouma; Shreveport’s soul quintet Seratones; Se So Neon solo act So!YoON!; LA-based Cumbia collective Cumbiatón; experimental modern composer and 2019 Grammy Nominee Sebastian Plano; Austin-based R&B artist and producer Jay Wile; Sydney’s new kids on the block The Lazy Eyes; Italian psychedelic pop group Dumbo Gets Mad; Milk! Records’ Avant / Experimental artist Evelyn Ida Morris; and finally, English born, Scottish raised singer-songwriter James Gillespie.

New Music Awaits

While you are counting down the days until you see these acts in March, we have a few good uses of your time. Here are all of the ways to get to know this year’s Showcasing Artist lineup:

Want More?

For those of you that just can’t get enough, jump over to last week’s film and conference announcements, which included Film Festival Features, Episodic Premieres and Opening Night Film The King of Staten Island starring Pete Davidson as well as Grammy-winning musician, DJ, and producer, Diplo as Conference Keynote.

Join us for live music across the city, all day and all night, film premieres, and Conference sessions this March. Register to attend today and book your hotel with SXSW Housing & Travel, we can’t wait to see you there.

Until then, dive into today’s newly added Showcasing Artists and add Favorites to your SXSW Schedule.

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2020 SXSW Showcasing Artists

Everything subject to change.

Adso Alejandro (Caracas VENEZUELA)
Akaycentric (Lagos Island NIGERIA)
Alfred. (Woodbridge VA)
Alternate Sound (Lagos NIGERIA)
Angela Perley (Columbus OH)
Ariel View (Los Angeles CA)
arya (Austin TX)
Atemi Oyungu (Nairobi KENYA)
Austin Basham (Austin TX)
Banny Grove (Joshua Tree CA)
Beat Root Revival (Austin TX)
Billy King & The Bad Bad Bad (Austin TX)
The Black Tones (Seattle WA)
The Blowies (Austin TX)
Bourbonnais (Austin TX)
Branson Anderson (Ogden UT)
Caleb Caudle (Nashville TN)
Camp Howard (Richmond VA)
CARYS (Toronto CANADA)
Chief Cleopatra (Austin TX)
Chris Stills (Los Angeles CA)
Christina LaRocca (Los Angeles CA)
Christine Renner (Austin TX)
Clio Cadence (Dallas TX)
Cordoba (Chicago IL)
The Cuckoos (Austin TX)
Cumbiatón (Los Angeles CA)
Curtis McMurtry (Austin TX)
CVLTE (Sapporo JAPAN)
Dan Bettridge (Cardiff UK-WALES)
Danny Godwin (Lexington MA)
Dead Poet Society (Boston MA)
Deanna Wheeler (Austin TX)
Diatom Deli (Nashville TN)
Did You Die (Vancouver CANADA)
Dolly Valentine (South Chatham MA)
Dumbo Gets Mad (Reggio Emilia ITALY)
Evelyn Ida Morris (Melbourne AUSTRALIA)
Feralcat (Pittsburgh PA)
The Franklin Electric (Montreal CANADA)
Friendship (Philadelphia PA)
Future Thieves (Nashville TN)
The Ghost Wolves (Austin TX)
Good Dog Nigel (Lynchburg VA)
Grayling (Philadelphia PA)
Gully Boys (Minneapolis MN)
Harleighblu (Nottingham UK-ENGLAND)
Icaro Del Sol (Santiago CHILE)
James Gillespie (London UK-ENGLAND)
Jane’s Party (Toronto ON)
Jay Wile (Austin TX)
Jazz re:freshed DJ’s (London UK-ENGLAND)
Justus Proffit (Los Angeles CA)
Lara Somogyi (Los Angeles CA)
The Lazy Eyes (Sydney AUSTRALIA)
Lil Ke (Austin TX)
Lisel (Los Angeles CA)
Lolita Lynne (Austin TX)
Lug (Austin TX)
Mercy Bell (Nashville TN)
Mírame (San Antonio TX)
Modern Love Child (Los Angeles CA)
Monte Warden and The Dangerous Few (Austin TX)
The Muckers (Brooklyn NY)
Naked Giants (Seattle WA)
Neal Francis (Chicago IL)
Nemegata (Austin TX)
Nordista Freeze (Nashville TN)
Odunsi (The Engine) (Lagos NIGERIA)
PHANGS (Nashville TN)
Quichenight (Nashville TN)
Ragamuffs (Honolulu HI)
Rattletree (Austin TX)
Robot Jones (Austin TX)
Rose Dorn (Los Angeles CA)
Rucci (Inglewood CA)
SAINT PHNX (Glasgow UK-SCOTLAND)
Sebastian Plano (Berlin GERMANY)
Seratones (Shreveport LA)
Sheridan Reed (Austin TX)
She Sir (Austin TX)
Shormey (Chesapeake VA)
The Sloths (Los Angeles CA)
Smock (Brooklyn NY)
Smokey Brights (Seattle WA)
So!YoON! (Seoul SOUTH KOREA)
Spendtime Palace (Costa Mesa CA)
Staci Griesbach (Los Angeles CA)
SULLIVAN’s FUN CLUB (Sapporo JAPAN)
Surf Rock is Dead (Brooklyn NY)
teej (Houston TX)
TENI (Lagos NIGERIA)
the 4onthefloor (Minneapolis MN)
Timo Lassy & Teppo Mäkynen (Helsinki FINLAND)
Tres Leches (Seattle WA)
Van Mary (Austin TX)
Velvet Starlings (Los Angeles CA)
VOLK (Nashville TN)
V.V. Lightbody (Chicago IL)
Wambura Mitaru (Nairobi KENYA)
Wiley from Atlanta (Atlanta GA)
William Doyle (Chandlers Ford UK-ENGLAND)
WIRED SESSIONS (Los Angeles CA)
Yumi Zouma (Christchurch NEW ZEALAND)

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