Pandora Hosts 'Discovery Den' At SXSW
February 20, 2013 at 3:20 PM (PT)
PANDORA will host the second annual PANDORA DISCOVERY DEN at ANTONE's in AUSTIN, TX during he SOUTH BY SOUTHWEST (SXSW) CONFERENCE AND FESTIVAL. More than 40 acts are scheduled to perform at the PANDORA DISCOVERY DEN throughout the week, offering live music to fans both in-person and online via a live audio stream.
The PANDORA DISCOVERY DEN will present an eclectic lineup of performances, as each day will highlight a different genre:
* TUESDAY, MARCH 12th: Indie and Electronic music by bands such as AKRON/FAMILY, TOKIMONSTA, ST. LUCIA, ROBERT DELONG, GUARDS and THE HOOD INTERNET with others TBA.
* WEDNESDAY, MARCH 13th: R&B and Hip-Hop music from MACKLEMORE & RYAN LEWIS, DEAD PREZ, HOPSIN, DIZZY WRIGHT, CHALI 2NA (from JURASSIC 5), ALLEN STONE, IAMSU! and JOSH BAZE.
* THURSDAY, MARCH 14th (co-presented with the AMERICANA MUSIC ASSOCIATION) features EMMYLOU HARRIS & RODNEY CROWELL, BILLY BRAGG, JOSH RITTER, THE JAMES HUNTER SIX, DAWES, NICKI BLUHM AND THE GRAMBLERS, JC BROOKS & THE UPTOWN SOUND and FIELD REPORT.
* FRIDAY, MARCH 15th: A diverse mix of acts to be announced soon.
"Our mission has always been to help every talented artist, regardless of their sound, and regardless of their popularity reach the audience that will love their music," PANDORA's Founder TIM WESTERGREN said. "The PANDORA DISCOVERY DEN brings that concept to life. We are excited to bring this wonderfully diverse lineup of performers to ANTONE's storied stage and to the over 65 million music fans that tune in to PANDORA every month."
All performances will be broadcast live on PANDORA's web and mobile platforms. Please visit www.pandora.com/SXSW for the complete artist lineup, daily programming information, access to the live audio stream and to RSVP.