SXSW Music Announces Full Artist List And Artist Panels, Conversations
March 10, 2016 at 12:37 PM (PT)
SXSW MUSIC has released the full list of over 2,100 artists scheduled to perform at the 30th edition of the FESTIVAL taking place TUESDAY, MARCH 15th through SUNDAY, MARCH 20th here.
The MUSIC CONFERENCE lineup is stacked with huge names. Catch conversations with TALIB KWELI, NOFX, T-PAIN and SWAY; KELLY ROWLAND, MARK MOTHERSBAUGH, RICHIE HAWTI, JOHN DOE & MIKE WATT, PAT BENATAR & NEIL GIRALDO, among others.
All-star panels include Hired Guns: World's Greatest Backing Musicians (with PHIL X, RAY PARKER, JR.,KENNY ARONOFF, and more), Smart Studios (with BUTCH VIG & STEVE MARKER), I Wrote That Song (stories and songs from MAC McCAUGHAN, MATTHEW CAWS, DAN WILSON and more) and Organized Noize: Tales From the ATL. For more information on conference programming, please go here.
Because of the enormous list of participating artists, SXSW has asked over 30 influential music bloggers to flip through the confirmed artist list and contribute their thoughts on their favorites. The 2016 MUSIC REVIEW: the Independent Bloggers Guide to SXSW, highlights 100 bands that should be seen live and in person at the SXSW MUSIC FESTIVAL. To check out the guide, go to http://www.sxsw.com/music/preview-guide.