AUSTIN, TX (CelebrityAccess) — Organizers of the annual South by Southwest music festival and conference revealed the massive initial list of showcasing artists invited to the festival next year.
The massive list of almost 300 announced showcase artists includes ANAVITÓRIA (São , Brazil), Automelodi (Montreal Canada), Baker Boy (Melbourne, Australia), Cassper Nyovest (Mafikeng, South Africa), Declan J Donovan (Essex, UK-England), GRIP (Atlanta, GA), Hachiku (Melbourne, Australia), HTRK (Melbourne, Australia), The Jones Family Singers (Houston, TX), Just Mustard (Dundalk, Ireland), Kælan Mikla (Reykjavik, Iceland), Kristin Hersh (Providence, RI), Martha Wash (New York, NY), The Murder Capital (Dublin, Ireland), Nanpa Básico (Medellín, Colombia), The Orielles (Manchester, UK-England), Pigs Pigs Pigs Pigs Pigs Pigs Pigs (Newcastle Upon Tyne, UK-England), Pom Poko (Oslo, Norway), Purple Pilgrims (Coromandel, New Zealand), Quinn Christopherson (Anchorage, AK), SUMIN (Seoul, South Korea), Taimane (Honolulu, HI), and YAYOI DAIMON (Tokyo, Japan).
This is the first of several announcements revealing SXSW showcasing artists for 2020. Additional announcements are expected in the coming weeks.
Attendees also have access to the SXSW Conference, where both artists and industry figures will address a range of subjects, including cultural trends, emerging technologies, new monetization models and much more.
Already announced for 2020 are a Keynote by musician and artist Kim Gordon, and producer and songwriter Benny Blanco has been announced as a featured speaker for 2020.
SXSW 2020 will take place from March 16 – 22, 2020 in venues and public spaces in and around Austin, Texas.