SXSWfm® is the Official Radio Station of SXSW, with a goal to reflect the wide spectrum of sounds you can hear when you attend the SXSW Music Festival. Streaming 24 hours a day, year-round, we play all kinds of music from all over the world.

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2018 Showcasing Artist, Wallows – Photo by Shelby Magness

2018 Showcasing Artist, Wallows – Photo by Shelby Magness



SXSWfm’s on-air schedule features 24 hours of themed programming and specialty shows.


Members of the SXSW staff host specialty shows where they focus on a genre or topic of their choosing, featuring music by future or former SXSW Showcasing Artists. Listen to all of our shows on Mixcloud.


Beginning in January 2019, SXSWfm will catch you up on all of the artists being added to the 2019 SXSW Music Festival lineup each week on Thursdays at 10AM CT.


Stream SXSWfm 24/7 via our online player, or listen back to weekly and archived specialty shows on Mixcloud.


SXSWfm’s programming consists exclusively of artists that have played SXSW in the past, or who have been accepted to play in the coming year. If this is you, please email us at


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